Nagpur: In the 2016 ICCI World Twenty20, New Zealand defeated India by 47 runs and maintained their 100% winning rate over India, five matches, five wins in Twenty20 International. New Zealand got toss and elected to bat and was initially difficult to cope up the situation due to the fall of wickets in the initial overs. But Corey Anderson scored top 34 runs from 42 balls, Luke ronchi contributed with 21 runs from 11 balls to attain 126/7 in 20 overs. In the Indian side Ashwin, Nehra, Jasprit, Raina and Jadeja shared 1 wicket each.
In return, Indians beginning was not up-to the mark, India lost Shikhar Dhawan in first over for 1 run, Indian top orders fall earlier 26/4. Virat Kohli resisted the defeat by scoring 23 runs, captain Dhoni did a long battle and tried to avoid the defeat by scoring 30 runs out of 30 balls, but the three spinners of New Zealand did the job wonderfully. New Zealand spin attack Mitchell Satner (4-11), Nathan McCullum (2-15) and Ish Sodhi (3-18) who bowled out the host team for 79 in 18.1 overs.