The Indian bowlers did a commendable job of restricting New Zealand below 245 runs. Though, New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson struck a century and kept up the good work.
It was his 8th ODI Century and the crowd at Delhi’s Feroz Shah Kotla stadium stood up to applaud him. Indian bowlers Amit Mishra and Jasprit Bumrah claimed three wickets each to stem the total.
To check New Zealand’s surge, Mishra was struck thrice at crucial junctures.During the final five overs, Medium pacer Jaspreet Bumrah’s triple strike did hurt many of the visitors for a low total.