Ind v NZ highlights today – Second twenty/20 from Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot (India) Saturday 4th November 2017. Second t20I will be played today at Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot pitch it will also the second t20I match of the venue. The first was played between Ind v Aus on 10th Oct 2013. In that match, Australia batted first after losing the toss and scored 201 runs with seven wickets down. In that match, India India won by 6 wickets (with 2 balls remaining). B Kumar took three wickets in that match, S Dhawan scored 32. V Kohli 29, Yuvraj Singh 77 off 35 balls and MS Dhoni (c) † 24 off 21.
Last t20 India & New Zealand was not a close match India batted first and gave 203 runs target to New Zealand. But New Zealand scored 149 with eight wickets down. New Zealand dropped many Indian catches in that match I think India dropped just one. RG Sharma smashed 80 with S Dhawan who also scored 80. V Kohli (c) contributed 26 runs off eleven balls. From New Zealand, TWM Latham † was the most runs scorer with 39 runs. KS Williamson (c) 27 and MJ Santner also scored 27 not out.
New Zealand won the toss and chose to bat first.
India team/playing XI
RG Sharma, S Dhawan, V Kohli (c), MS Dhoni †, HH Pandya, SS Iyer, AR Patel, B Kumar, Mohammed Siraj, YS Chahal, JJ Bumrah.
New Zealand team/playing XI
MJ Guptill, C Munro, KS Williamson (c), GD Phillips †, TC Bruce, C de Grandhomme, HM Nicholls, MJ Santner, TA Boult, AF Milne, IS Sodhi.
Match Timings: (13:30 GMT | 19:00 Local)
New Zealand tour of India 2nd T20I (N) Highlights
Umpires – Anil Chaudhary, Nandan
TV Umpires – Chettithody Shamshuddin
Match Referee – Chris Broad
Reserve Umpire – Nitin Menon
Match number – T20I no. 631