India batsmen have been on fire for quite some time and they displayed yet another master-class of their caliber with the willow against New Zealand on Sunday in Auckland. The Men in Blue were handed a target of 133 runs in 20 overs by the Kiwis that they gunned down in the 18th over and by 7 wickets.
KL Rahul and Shreyas Iyer yet again played crucial knocks after the visitors lost skipper Virat Kohli and his deputy Rohit Sharma early in the chase. Rahul remained unbeaten at 57 while Oyer struck 44.
Earlier, Indian bowlers chipped in with good performances and restricted the Blackcaps for 132/5 in 20 overs. Ravindra Jadeja was the pick of the Indian bowlers after he returned with figures of 2/18 in 4 overs.