India vs New Zealand Cricket Score: Suryakumar Yadav scored a hundred vs England in England & vs New Zealand in New Zealand in T20I. Suryakumar Yadav scored his century off 49 balls in the 19th over of the innings, and India is hoping for a big finish to post a big total. Earlier, Rishabh Pant (6) fell in the sixth over of his innings after New Zealand captain Kane Williamson won the toss and chose to bowl first in the second T20I of the three-match series at Bay Oval in Mount Maunganui.
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Rohit Sharma and Suryakumar Yadav are the only Indian players to score 2 hundreds in a calender year in T20I.
Suryakumar Yadav is a different beast in terms of consistency, 10th fifty from 30 innings in T20I in this year.
What a player, SKY. pic.twitter.com/WsX27TadD1
— Johns. (@CricCrazyJohns) November 20, 2022
Team India reached 191/6 after 20.0 overs thanks to Suryakumar Yadav’s unbeaten century. To win, New Zealand now needs 192 points from 120 balls.
Tim Southee strikes twice in a row, but the important thing is that he has kept Suryakumar Yadav off the strike.
Hardik Pandya was the first batter out, caught by Neesham at long-off for 13. Deepak Hooda and Washington Sundar were the other two batters out as Southee completed his second T20I hattrick.
Meanwhile, India has amassed 191/6, with Suryakumar Yadav returning unbeaten on 111 off 51 balls.
Suryakumar Yadav has risen to the top of the ICC T20I rankings, just days after scoring 68 against South Africa in the ongoing T20I rankings. In India’s second match of the tournament, he also scored a half-century against the Netherlands.
Suryakumar Yadav, arguably the best T20 batter in the world right now, has taken the top spot in the ICC T20I batter rankings, which were released on Wednesday. Surya has been one of the most consistent batters in Australia’s ongoing T20 World Cup 2022. Surya has so far in the tournament recorded scores of 15, 51*, and 68. He is now the 23rd player overall to top the ICC T20I rankings for batters, and only the second Indian to do so.