Crew India thrashed New Zealand within the third and last T20I on the iconic Narendra Modi Cricket Stadium on Wednesday. With the victory, the hosts additionally clinched the three-match sequence 2-1.
Batting first, India posted a humungous 234/4 on the board of their allotted 20 overs, due to a jaw-dropping knock from opener Shubman Gill. The swashbuckling batter produced an unimaginable show of power-hitting and hit his maiden T20I hundred.
Gill reached his century in merely 54 balls to turn out to be the seventh Indian man to achieve the three-figure mark within the shortest format. India captain Rohit Sharma, Suresh Raina, KL Rahul, Deepak Hooda, Suryakumar Yadav, and Virat Kohli had earlier slammed centuries in T20Is.
General, Gill turned solely the fifth Indian to attain a whole lot in all three codecs for India, after Raina, Rohit, Rahul and Kohli. Gill additionally carried his bat and remained unbeaten on 126 off 63 deliveries, together with 12 fours and seven sixes. Other than the Punjab batter, Rahul Tripathi additionally performed a quickfire knock of 44 from 22 deliveries.
In response, New Zealand’s batting fell like a pack of playing cards because the vacationers bought bundled out for simply 66 in 12.1 overs, shedding the competition by an enormous margin of 168 runs. India skipper Hardik Pandya shined with the ball, selecting up a superb 4-wicket haul for 16 runs in his quota of 4 overs.
Greatest margin of win in a T20I between two Full Member groups:
- 168 runs: India vs New Zealand, Ahmedabad 2023 *
- 143 runs: India vs Eire, Dublin 2018
- 143 runs: Pakistan vs West Indies, Karachi 2018
- 137 runs: England vs West Indies, Basseterre 2019
Right here is how Twitter reacted:
India take the T20 Collection 2-1 with a powerful show in Ahmedabad. Scorecard | https://t.co/WVGcwK986t #INDvNZ 📷 = BCCI pic.twitter.com/SJ86SRwUcA
— BLACKCAPS (@BLACKCAPS) February 1, 2023
As complete because it will get 💪
India clinch the sequence 2-1 in opposition to New Zealand after a dominant show in Ahmedabad! #INDvNZ | 📝: Scorecard: https://t.co/CR0CCRQdoZ pic.twitter.com/naNCNERIpN
— ICC (@ICC) February 1, 2023
25 consecutive unbeaten ODI sequence at dwelling for India. We do not have the data ebook handy, however that should be unprecedented.
— Iceland Cricket (@icelandcricket) February 1, 2023
And he’s executed it once more! As soon as once more an excellent match-winning knock by @ShubmanGill 👏🏻👊🏻💯@BCCI 🇮🇳
— Yuvraj Singh (@YUVSTRONG12) February 1, 2023
Hardik Pandya turns into the primary Indian captain to take a T20I four-wicket haul.
First Indian males’s captain in any format since Anil Kumble in each innings of 2008 Sydney Check.#INDvNZ
— Kausthub Gudipati (@kaustats) February 1, 2023
India in 2023:
– Beat SL (2-1) in T20.
– Beat SL (3-0) in ODI.
– Beat NZ (3-0) in ODI.
– Beat NZ (2-1) in T20.
India continues the domination at dwelling.
— Johns. (@CricCrazyJohns) February 1, 2023
India beat New Zealand by 168 runs within the third T20I.#INDvNZ #CricketTwitter pic.twitter.com/36E3VhwRJa
— CricketTimes.com (@CricketTimesHQ) February 1, 2023
Match abstract 😅 #INDvNZ pic.twitter.com/UfxtAnR2Ls
— Wasim Jaffer (@WasimJaffer14) February 1, 2023
Shubman Gill beats New Zealand by 60 runs! 😅
— Punjab Kings (@PunjabKingsIPL) February 1, 2023
While you assume you might have seen all of it, you’ll be able to nonetheless see the proper staff efficiency.
— Harsha Bhogle (@bhogleharsha) February 1, 2023
India’s win right now by 168 runs over New Zealand is the very best margin of victory between two Full Member groups in a T20I#INDvNZ #Cricket
— Saj Sadiq (@SajSadiqCricket) February 1, 2023
Shubham Gill is carrying on Virat Kohli’s legacy of bossing T20 cricket with orthodox batting.
— Nikhil Naz (@NikhilNaz) February 1, 2023
Shubman vaari paaata 1️⃣0️⃣0️⃣
Maiden Check 100 ✅
ODI Double 100 ✅
Maiden T20I 100 ✅#INDvNZ #ShubmanGill #TeamIndia | @ShubmanGill pic.twitter.com/T0GewvowNq
— SunRisers Hyderabad (@SunRisers) February 1, 2023