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January 26, 2019 / 03:20 PM IST

IND vs NZ 2nd ODI, Highlights: Kuldeep scalps four as India win by 90 runs; take 2-0 series lead

Catch all the highlights from the second ODI between India and New Zealand being played at the the Bay Oval Stadium, Mount Maunganui.

India head to the Bay Oval for the 2nd ODI, where the Men in Blue will look to take a 2-0 lead in the five-match series over New Zealand.

India won the first ODI at Napier by eight wickets in an all-round display. The last time India toured New Zealand in 2014 they suffered a 4-0 loss in the ODI series.

Toss: India win the Toss and opt to bat



New Zealand playing 11: Martin Guptill, Colin Munro, Kane Williamson (c), Ross Taylor, Tom Latham (w), Henry Nicholls, Colin de Grandhomme, Doug Bracewell, Ish Sodhi, Lockie Ferguson and Trent Boult

India playing 11: Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli (c), Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni (w), Kedar Jadhav, Vijay Shankar, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Mohammed Shami

  • January 26, 2019 / 02:58 PM IST

    That brings us to the end of our live coverage of the second ODI. India take one step closer to a series win and could seal the ODI leg of the tour with a win in the third ODI on January 28. Both teams will lock horns for the third ODI at this very same venue with the match starting at 7.30 AM IST once again. Join us again for all the live updates from that match. Till then it's goodbye! 

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    Virat Kohli, the winning captain: Clinical performance again. We had a par score as Rohit mentioned with the kind of pitch and boundary dimensions here. But we bowled really well and back-to-back clinical performances is really pleasing. I made a conscious effort after the second drinks break to take some risks. Once I got out, the new batsman had to take time. These are the things we need to look into with the World Cup nearby. We would like to score those 15-20 runs extra but at the same time, good to see us chip our way to a balanced total. They are always ready to bowl for you and pick wickets, which is key. They are not content to go wicketless for 40 runs in their quota, they'd rather have more wickets for 60. That mindset is crucial for us and as is Rohit and Shikhar at the top.

  • January 26, 2019 / 02:45 PM IST

    Kane Williamson, the losing captain: Little frustrating, not so much the loss but how we are losing is the problem. Credit to India. Both surfaces so far have been slower than usual but still fair surfaces. Good signs with the ball at some points though we never got control as such. 324 was a good score that could be chased down here. There were some good steps forward, particularly by our bowlers to keep them down to 320-odd. Important not to get carried away by results and focus just on small steps. Some of the dismissals were a result of us going too hard maybe. If we had wickets in hand, you never know but we didn't have wickets in hand. Those are the lessons that we need to take ahead.

  • January 26, 2019 / 02:44 PM IST

    Rohit Sharma, Man of the Match: Good feeling but more importantly, we won the match. We didn't know how the pitch will behave. The last time when SL and NZ played here, it was a high scoring game. When we got 324, we thought it was a par score and not a big score. Credit to our bowlers for doing a good job. (On his 14 century stands with Dhawan) We know each other since long and have a good understanding. Important for the team to get a good start and I have always enjoyed batting with Shikhar, I am sure it's the same for him too. Lovely ground here and it was nice to see such a big crowd on an open ground.

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