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Blistering half-centuries from Shreyas Iyer (58 off 29) and KL Rahul (56 off 26 balls) aided India in chasing down a tough target of 204 with an over to spare, in the first T20I against New Zealand

When India take on New Zealand in the opening T20I at Auckland on Friday, it will be the first meeting between the sides since the World Cup 2019 semi-final at Manchester.

New Zealand won’t exactly go into the T20I series with the best of preparations. They were hammered 3-0 by Australia in the Tests. Players fell sick left, right, and center.

Indian skipper Virat Kohli hopes that the Indian team takes the learnings and positives from the home series against Australia into the New Zealand tour. India will be featuring in a full tour of New Zealand

Indian opener Rohit Sharma, who has been given a much-deserved break for the T20Is against Sri Lanka at home, has stated that he is a naturally calm person, which has helped him achieve great results in international cricket.

New Zealand all-rounder Jimmy Neesham took a hilarious dig at the International Cricket Council (ICC) after cricket’s governing body, on Monday, announced that the controversial boundary rule that declared England 2019 Cricket World Cup winners will no more be used. The 2019 World Cup final was tied after both teams faced 50 overs, and the situation was same even after the Super Over, as both teams scored same number of runs. However, England were declared winners, having hit more boundaries.

Lasith Malinga, who recently retired from ODI cricket, proved that he can still be lethal at the T20 level, by claiming a hat-trick and making it four wickets in four balls to destroy New Zealand

Despite all the time lost due to rain in the Colombo Test, New Zealand managed to level the series against Sri Lanka with a combative triumph by an innings and 65 runs

A week after the incredible World Cup 2019 final, Martin Guptill, who was in the thick of things in key moments despite not having made any major contribution in the series, was finally coming to terms with life.