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Second T20: Comfortable Victory for Team India:- India is currently touring in New Zealand and is busy with the five T20 series. After a remarkable victory in the first T20, the second one took place last evening. Once again, Team India showed pure dominantion and registered a comfortable victory in the match. New Zealand won the toss and elected to bat first. Team India bowlers restricted New Zealand for 132 for the loss of five wickets. Martin Guptill (33), Tim Seifert (33 not out) and Colin Munro (26) are the top scorers for the side. Ravindra Jadeja (2/18) has been outstanding with the ball and Shivam Dube (1/16), Jasprit Bumrah (1/21) have been quite supportive.
Chasing a total of 133, Team Indian batsmen never struggled and they had a comfortable run chase. KL Rahul (57 not out) has been the top scorer for the side and Shreyas Iyer supported well with his 44. India completed the chase in 17.3 overs for the loss of three wickets. Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli disappointed with the bat. Tim Southee (2/20), Ish Sodhi (1/33) have been decent. KL Rahul has been awarded with the Player of the Match award. The third T20 match between India and New Zealand will take place on Wednesday (January 29th).