IND vs NZ: The second match of the three-match T20 series between India and New Zealand is being played at Mount Maunganui. In this match, New Zealand won the toss and decided to bowl. Batting first, Ishaan Kishan and Rishabh Pant started for India. In this match too, like the World Cup, the opening was nothing special and India lost the wicket in the powerplay itself. Team opener Rishabh Pant disappointed once again. In this match, he scored only 6 runs in 13 balls at a strike rate of 46.15. After such a performance, fans are trolling him fiercely on social media.
Rishabh got a chance
Rishabh Pant has not been able to do anything special for the team in T20 cricket for a long time. Even in the World Cup, he was given a chance in two matches, but he failed there too. Rishabh Pant was given a chance to open in this match but he failed again. If Rishabh was not given a chance in this match, Sanju Samson, who has been out of the T20 team for a long time, would have been seen in the field. But captain Hardik Pandya trusted Rishabh Pant in this match. Because of Rishabh Pant, somewhere Shubman Gill was also not given a chance in the playing 11.
Batting first in this match, India scored 191 runs at the loss of 6 wickets in 20 overs. Suryakumar Yadav again appeared in color from India. He scored 111 runs in just 51 balls in this match. In this match, Tim Southee took a brilliant hat-trick from New Zealand. He dismissed Deepak Hooda and Washington Sundar along with captain Hardik Pandya. While making the news, only the first innings game is over.