The third T20 played between India and New Zealand in Napier remained inconclusive due to rain. Batting first in the match, the Kiwi team was all out for 160 runs in 19.4 overs. Devon Conway scored the highest innings of 59 runs.
At the same time, Glenn Phillips scored 54 runs. Arshdeep Singh and Mohammad Siraj took a maximum of 4-4 wickets from Team India. New Zealand’s last 7 wickets fell for 14 runs.
In response, Team India scored 75 runs losing 4 wickets in 9 overs. Then it started raining. After this, not a single ball could be played and the third T20 was declared a tie. With this, Team India won the series 1-0.
There is a super over when the match is tied, but there was no scope to bowl a single ball. In such a situation, the match was declared inconclusive.
Both teams made one change each. Harshal Patel got a chance in place of Washington Sundar. At the same time, Mark Chapman came into New Zealand’s playing XI in place of Kane Williamson.
India: Ishan Kishan, Rishabh Pant (wicketkeeper), Suryakumar Yadav, Shreyas Iyer, Deepak Hooda, Hardik Pandya (captain), Harshal Patel, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Arshdeep Singh, Mohammed Siraj, and Yuzvendra Chahal.
New Zealand: Finn Allen, Devon Conway (wk), Mark Chapman, Glenn Phillips, Daryl Mitchell, James Neesham, Mitchell Santner, Tim Southee, Ish Sodhi, Adam Milne, Lockie Ferguson.
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