INDvsNZ: Ross Taylor’s century propels Kiwis to chase down record 348February 5, 2020
- Shreyas Iyer’s first international century turned out to be in a losing cause as New Zealand defeated India by four wickets in the first One-Day International in Hamilton on Wednesday, finishing the high-scoring match at 348/4.
- The hosts completed their highest successful run-chase with 11 balls to spare. Veteran batsman Ross Taylor scored an unbeaten century.
- Asked to bat first, India posted a mammoth 347/4, riding on Shreyas Iyer’s first ODI century and KL Rahul, Kohli’s half centuries.
India: 347 for 4 in 50 overs (Shreyas Iyer 103, KL Rahul 88 not out, Virat Kohli 51; Tim Southee 2/85).
New Zealand: 348 for 6 in 48.1 overs. (R Taylor 109 not out, H Nicholls 78; K Yadav 2/84).