IND vs NZ

10 Best Tweets On India’s Spirited Win In The First T20I Against New Zealand

Riding high on the match-winning knock of Shreyas Iyer, and KL Rahul and Virat Kohli’s stunning half-century, the Indian cricket team defeated the New Zealanders by 6 wickets in Eden Park, New Zealand. India successfully chased down the mammoth target of 204 runs to lead the five-match Ind vs NZ series by 1-0.

Before the match started, the Indian skipper won the toss and decided to ball first. With the help of brilliant performances from Kane Williamson, Ross Taylor, and  Colin Munro, the New Zealand cricket team was able to post a mammoth total of 203 for 5. Giving a tough time to the Indian bowlers.

The Indian cricket team started with a shaky note as Rohit Sharma was dismissed cheaply. However, the big blow didn’t stop the Indian skipper and in-form KL Rahul to make everyone sit on the edge of their seats because of their thrilling performance.

Their partnership gave India a much-needed momentum and brought them back on the track to chase down the target. By the time the powerplay ended, India were 65 for 1. Soon, KL Rahul and Virat Kohli crossed the 100-run mark in just the ninth over. But just when everyone thought that these two will take India to the winning side, KL Rahul was dismissed when Ish Sodhi sent him back for 57.

Soon the Indian skipper also made his way towards the pavilion after Blair Tickner dismissed him. He scored 57 off 27 runs, hitting 4 fours and 3 sixes.

However, the entry of Shreyas Iyer turned the tables for India as he went on to play a match-winning performance. Shreyas Iyer with the help of Manish Pandey and Shivam Dube took India to the winning side. Playing a thrilling knock, Shreyas Iyer scored 58 off 29 runs, hitting 5 fours and 3 sixes.

As soon as the Indian cricket team won first Ind vs NZ T20I, Twitter was already flooded with amazing reactions from fans around the world. Here, we bring you 10 best tweets on India’s win against New Zealand.

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