India took a strong 2-0 lead in the three-match series on Saturday after beating New Zealand by eight wickets in the second One-Day International.
When India decided to field, their pacers hit the ground running, bowling out New Zealand for a pitiful 108 in 34.3 overs. The best bowler for India was Mohammed Shami (3/18), a senior pacer who took three wickets, while Hardik Pandya (2/26) and Washington Sundar (2/7) both dismissed two hitters. India won easily as a result of Rohit Sharma, the captain, scoring a fifty in return. Now India is leading with 2 and New Zealand with 0.
Soon after the match, Virat Kohli posted about today’s victory on social media. Captioning “A great result. Indore next”.
The 3rd ODI India vs New Zealand will be played on Tuesday 24 Jan, at 1:30 pm at Indore.