India win 2nd ODI against New Zealand with ease at the Bay Oval Tauranga

India’s Rohit Sharma 87 today
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India won the toss and decided to bat against New Zealand today at the Bay Oval, Tauranga in the 2nd ODI of the series.

Match Summary

India 324-4 (Rohit Sharma 87, Shikhar Dhawan 66, MS Dhoni 48*; Lockie Ferguson 2-81, Trent Boult 2-61)

New Zealand 234 (Doug Bracewell 57; Kuldeep Yadav 4-45, Yuzvendra Chahal 2-52, Bhuvneshwar Kumar 2-42)

Result – India won by 90 runs

Scorecard                                             

Batting first, India scored a competitive 324-5 Rohit Sharma 87, Shikhar Dhawan 66 and MS Dhoni 48* the stars with the bat. Lockie Ferguson 2-81 and Trent Boult 2-61 picking up the wickets for New Zealand.

In reply, New Zealand were bundled out for a disappointing 234, in just over 40 overs - Doug Bracewell 57 top scoring and Kuldeep Yadav 4-45, Yuzvendra Chahal 2-52 and Bhuvneshwar Kumar 2-42 doing the damage with the ball for India.

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New Zealand - Martin Guptill, Colin Munro, Kane Williamson(c), Ross Taylor, Tom Latham(wk), Henry Nicholls, Colin de Grandhomme, Doug Bracewell, Ish Sodhi, Lockie Ferguson, Trent Boult

India - Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli(c), Ambati Rayudu, Kedar Jadhav, MS Dhoni(wk), Vijay Shankar, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Shami

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