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India vs New Zealand: Indian bowlers restrict New Zealand 242-9


New Zealand's captain Kane Williamson (L) and teammate Tom Latham run between the wickets during the second one day international (ODI) between India and New Zealand at the Ferozshah Kotla ground in New Delhi on October 20, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / PRAKASH SINGH / ----IMAGE RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - STRICTLY NO COMMERCIAL USE----- / GETTYOUT

After winning first ODI comfortably, India eyes for the another big win. New Zealand are yet to win a single match on this tour as they were white-washed in the three match Test series and later dominated by India in the first ODI in Dharamsala.

In the second ODI here at Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi, the visitors were asked to bat first. New Zealand posted 242-9 with the help of captain Kane Williamson’s classy hundred but the Indian bowlers didn’t allowed Kiwis to capitalize on it and th visitors lost momentum during the slog overs. In the last 15 overs of the innings the Black Caps managed to score only 66 runs for.

India are leading the series 1-0, having won the first ODI in Dharamsala.

Brief Scores:

New Zealand: 242 for 9 in 50 overs. (Kane Williamson 118,Tom Latham 46; Jasprit Bumrah 3/35, Amit Mishra 3/60).