World T20: Santner stars as New Zealand trounce India by 47 runs
New Zealand won the toss and opted to take guard in the match. They scored 126/7 in their given 20 overs.
Corey Anderson was the highest scorer in the innings as he made 34 runs from 42 balls while Luke Ronchi made 21 runs from 11 balls.
Mitchell Santner and Luke Ronchi scored 18 and 10 runs respectively for the Kiwis.
Ravi Ashwin, Ashish Nehra, Suresh Raina, Jasprit Bumrah and Ravindra Jadeja took a wicket each in the match.
India, chasing 127 runs to win the match, were dismissed on 79 runs in 18.1 overs. Only three Indian batsmen managed to score in double figures.
Skipper M.S. Dhoni was the top scorer with 30 runs from 30 balls which included a four and a six. Virat Kohli made 23 runs while Ravi Ashwin contributed 10 runs with the bat.
Mitchell Santner was the pick of the bowlers as he took four wickets in his four overs and conceded just 11 runs.
Ish Sodhi got three wickets while Nathan McCullum grabbed two wickets.
Adam Milne took the final wicket of Nehra to end the game.
Santner was named the Player of the match for his performance with the ball.
Over 18.1: India 79/10 (match over)
Milne cleaned up Nehra as New Zealand beat India by 47 runs.
WICKET: Ashish Nehra b Milne 0 (4b 0x4 0x6). India 79/10 (match over).
Over 18: India 79/9 (require 48 runs to win)
Skipper Dhoni was caught out in the over as he tried to go for a six.
WICKET: M.S. Dhoni c McCullum b Santner 30 (30b 1×4 1×6). India 79/9 in 17.4 overs. Next batsman: Jasprit Bumrah.
Over 17: India 75/8 (require 52 runs to win)
Ashwin was stumped out from the bowling of Sodhi in the over.
WICKET: Ravi Ashwin st Ronchi b Sodhi 10 (20b 0x4 0x6). India 73/8 in 16.3 overs. Next batsman: Ashish Nehra.
Over 16: India 66/7 (require 61 runs to win)
Five runs conceded by Anderson in the over.
Over 15: India 61/7 (require 66 runs to win)
Indian batsmen score four runs from Sodhi’s third over.
Over 14: India 57/7 (require 70 runs to win)
Three runs runs given by Santner in the 14th over of the Indian innings.
Over 13: India 53/7 (require 74 runs to win)
Milne gave four singles in his second over.
Over 12: India 49/7 (require 78 runs to win)
Four runs taken from McCullum’s over.
Over 11: India 45/7 (require 82 runs to win)
Sodhi dismissed Jadeja in the over.
WICKET: Ravindra Jadeja c & b Sodhi 0 (3b 0x4 0x6). India 43/7 in 10.2 overs. Next batsman: Ravi Ashwin.
Over 10: India 42/6 (require 85 runs to win)
Santner got his third wicket of the match and gave just a single in the over.
WICKET: Hardik Pandya lbw b Santner 1 (7b 0x4 0x6). India 42/6 in 9.4 overs. Next batsman: Ravindra Jadeja.
Over 9: India 41/5 (require 86 runs to win)
Ish Sodhi got Kohli out on his first ball of the match.
WICKET: Virat Kohli c Ronchi b Sodhi 23 (27b 2×4 0x6). India 39/5 in 8.1 overs. Next batsman: Hardik Pandya.
Over 8: India 39/4 (require 88 runs to win)
Elliott gave six runs in the his second over.
Over 7: India 33/4 (require 94 runs to win)
Four runs given by Adam Milne in his first over.
Over 6: India 29/4 (require 98 runs to win)
Grant Elliott gave three runs in the over.
Over 5: India 26/4 (require 101 runs to win)
McCullum got danger man Yuvraj out.
WICKET: Yuvraj Singh c & b McCullum 4 (5b 1×4 0x6). India 26/4 in 4.5 overs. Next batsman: M.S. Dhoni.
Over 4: India 21/3 (require 106 runs to win)
Kohli scored the two boundaries in the over bowled by Anderson.
Over 3: India 12/3 (require 115 runs to win)
Mitchell Santner dismissed Raina and Sharma in the over.
WICKET: Suresh Raina c Guptill b Santner 1 (2b 0x4 0x6). India 12/3 in 2.5 overs. Next batsman: Yuvraj Singh.
WICKET: Rohit Sharma c Ronchi b McCullum 5 (7b 0x4 0x6). India 10/2 in 2.2 overs. Next batsman: Suresh Raina.
Over 2: India 10/1 (require 117 runs to win)
Corey Anderson bowled the second over and Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma took four runs.
Over 1: India 6/1 (require 121 runs to win)
Nathan McCullum bowled the over and dismissed Shikhar Dhawan leg before.
WICKET: Shikhar Dhawan lbw b McCullum 1 (3b 0x4 0x6). India 5/1 in 0.5 overs. Next batsman: Virat Kohli.
NEW ZEALAND INNINGS
Over 20: New Zealand 126/7
India require 127 runs to win in their 20 overs. Ronchi struck the boundary and the six in the over.
WICKET: Grant Elliott run out 9 (12b 0x4 0x6). New Zealand 114/7 in 19.3 overs. Next batsman: Nathan McCullum.
Over 19: New Zealand 111/6
Ravindra Jadeja gave seven runs in the over.
Over 18: New Zealand 103/6
Bumrah gave five runs in the over.
Over 17: New Zealand 98/6
Ravindra Jadeja gave eight runs and caught out Santner.
WICKET: Mitchell Santner c Dhoni b Jadeja 18 (17b 2×4 0x6). New Zealand 98/6 in 16.4 overs. Next batsman: Luke Ronchi.
Over 16: New Zealand 90/5
Bumrah kept it tight and bowled Corey Anderson in the over.
WICKET: Corey Anderson b Bumrah 34 (42b 3×4 0x6). New Zealand 89/5 in 15.4 overs. Next batsman: Grant Elliott.
Over 15: New Zealand 88/4
Hardik Pandya was hit by Anderson for a boundary on the leg side.
Over 14: New Zealand 78/4
Raina gave three runs in his last over of the match.
Over 13: New Zealand 75/4
Four byes and extras cost India 12 runs in Jadeja’s over.
Over 12: New Zealand 63/4
Raina dismissed Taylor run out on his own bowling in the over.
WICKET: Ross Taylor run out 10 (14b 1×4 0x6). New Zealand 61/4 in 11.3 overs. Next batsman: Mitchell Santner.
Over 11: New Zealand 59/3
Ravindra Jadeja bowled the 11th over and went for four runs.
Over 10: New Zealand 55/3
New Zealand take their total past fifty in the over bowled by Ashwin. Taylor scored the four.
Over 9: New Zealand 49/3
Raina conceded seven runs in the ninth over.
Over 8: New Zealand 42/3
Anderson hit Bumrah for a boundary straight down the ground on the first ball of the over.
Over 7: New Zealand 35/3
Two runs taken by the Kiwi batsmen from Suresh Raina’s first over. The spinner dismissed the New Zealand skipper stumped out.
WICKET: Kane Williamson st Dhoni b Raina 8 (16b 1×4 0x6). New Zealand 35/3 in 6.5 overs. Next batsman: Ross Taylor.
Over 6: New Zealand 33/2
Jasprit Bumrah started off with giving just a single.
Over 5: New Zealand 32/2
Anderson struck the two boundaries in Ashwin’s over.
Over 4: New Zealand 22/2
Five runs taken from Nehra’s over as Williamson hit the boundary.
Over 3: New Zealand 17/2
Ashwin gave three singles in his second over.
Over 2: New Zealand 14/2
Ashish Nehra got the wicket of Colin Munro as he tried to hit him for a six and gave just a single.
WICKET: Colin Munro lbw Ashwin 7 (6b 0x4 1×6). New Zealand 13/2 in 1.3 overs. Next batsman: Corey Anderson.
Over 1: New Zealand 13/1
Martin Guptill and skipper Kane Williamson opened the batting for New Zealand and India opted for spin in the first over. Ravi Ashwin gave dimissed Guptill and conceded 13 runs in the over.
WICKET: Martin Guptill lbw Ashwin 6 (2b 0x4 1×6). New Zealand 6/1 in 0.2 overs. Next batsman: Colin Munro.