New Zealand and India played their 3rd and last T20I match of the series in Hamilton and there NZ beat India by four runs and wins the series with 2-1. In starting of match tourist team won the toss and elected to bowl first, Black caps sets 212 runs on six wickets in 20 overs on the scoreboard.
From NZ Batting side opening players Seifert and Munro started a fantastic inning and puts their team to 80 runs but Seifert lost his wicket on 43 runs bowled by Kuldeep Yadav while Munro sticked on the pitch and hits the shots all-around the ground, he scored 72 runs on just 40 ball with five 4s and five 6s, totally Black caps sets 212 for four wickets.
Indian batsmen came in ground to chase the target but goes not well as Shikhar Dhawan return back to pavilion on just 6 runs of India, he scored 5, new comer Vijay Shankar and and Rohit Sharma played a responsible innings and took their team to 81 runs but on this figure Shankar hits a wrong shot on Santner’s delivery and catched by Grandhomme, Shankar adds 43 runs, skipper Rohit Sharma were the leading runs scorer with 38.
India scored 208 runs for six wickets in 20 overs and lost by four runs, NZ’s Mitchel Santner and Mitchell took 2 and 2 wickets while Kuggelejin and Tickner named their 1 and 1 wicket at bowling summery.
Result; New Zealand wins the match and and three-match series against India. Player of the match award goes to Colin Munro and Player of the series award picked by TimSeifert.