- Last Updated : September 22, 2022, 4:34 PM IST
Earlier, India A team captain Sanju Samson, who won the toss, sent New Zealand into bat. In the match where Shardul Thakur and Kuldeep Sen shone in the bowling, New Zealand scored 167 runs. Kiwis scored only 40.2 overs. Only Michael Rippon, who scored 61 runs, shone for New Zealand. Jos Walker scored 36 runs. Shardul Thakur took four wickets while Kuldeep Sen took three wickets.
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In reply, Prithvi Shah, who came out as the opener, scored 17 runs and got out. But Ruturaj Gaekwad showed good batting. He came out with 41 runs off 54 balls. Rahul Tripathi came next and scored 31 runs. In the fourth wicket, Sanju and Patidar took India to the target.
Sanju’s innings included three sixes and a four. Rajat Patidar scored 45 runs including seven fours. Both of them scored 69 runs not out for the fourth wicket.