India vs New Zealand, 3rd ODI: The Virat Kohli-led Indian team bagged yet another series win when they defeated New Zealand in the last match of three-match series by 6 runs and clinch series 2-1. After batting first at Green park Stadium, India rode on twin tons from Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli as the two compiled a partnership of 230 runs for the second wicket before Sharma got out for 147. Kohli on the other side went on to notch up career’s 32nd ODI hundred as India posted a mammoth total of 337/6 in 50 overs. Later, Indian bowling attack was taken on by New Zealand as they scored runs at a staggering but also lost wickets at regular intervals. But it was once again Tom Latham who provided resistance and scored 65 before getting run-out. New Zealand eventually fell short of target by 7 runs to lose the series. For India, it was Jasprit Bumrah who claimed 3 wickets at an economy of 4.70.
By: Express Web Desk | Kanpur | Updated: October 29, 2017 9:49:48 pm
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