Ind vs Nz: Suryakumar Yadav’s Century gives India a good score to defend against mighty New Zealand

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Ind vs Nz: First Innings Update

Suryakumar Yadav was at his best yet again in the second T20i against New Zealand

After the completion of 20 overs of the second T20I against New Zealand, India’s total is 191. In the first innings, India managed to score 191 runs for the loss of 6 wickets.

Ind vs Nz, First Innings Powerplay

In the powerplay, the Indian side lost the wicket of Rishabh Pant, who scored 6 runs from 13 balls. India had Suryakumar and Ishan Kishan on the crease and both of them helped India to get 42 runs in the batting powerplay.

Ind vs Nz, First 10-Overs

In the First 10 overs, Ishan Kishan and Suryakumar Yadav utilized the opportunity, scoring 75 runs. Even though India lost a couple of wickets inside 10 overs, they managed to score at regular intervals.

Ind vs Nz, Death Overs

Tim Southee bowled the 17th over of the game and was unsuccessful in pulling off a wicket. 17 runs came in this over. A total of 18 runs came off the 18th over of the innings bowled by Adam Milne.

The 19th over of the innings was bowled by Lockie Ferguson who couldn’t kept things tight, conceding 22 runs. The 20th over of the innings was bowled by Tim Southee and it was a good one. Indian batsmen hit zero boundaries and lost a couple of wickets, as India only managed to score 5 runs in the final over.

During the death overs, India was able to score 62 runs for the loss of 3 wickets. The highest partnership of the innings was between Suryakumar Yadav and Hardik Pandya who contributed 82 runs to the innings.

New Zealand Bowling

Tim Southee picked up his second T20i Hat-trick, and Southee picked up three wickets conceding 34 runs in his four overs. Lockie Ferguson picked up two wickets and gave away 35 runs in his four overs. Ish Sodhi picked up one wicket to restrict India to 191/6 in 20 overs.

Ind vs Nz, Highest Run Scorer

The run rate at the end of the 20th over is 9.55. Suryakumar Yadav scored the highest number (111*) of runs by hitting 7 sixes and 11 fours at a strike rate of 217.65.

Ind vs Nz, New Zealand is on the chase

Now New Zealand needs 192 runs from 20 overs to win the second T20i and take the lead in the series, on the other hand, India will be looking to restrict New Zealand to less than 192 runs.

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