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Leg-spinner Ish Sodhi believes New Zealand need to be more aggressive with the ball against India's world class batting unit during the second T20I to make an immediate comeback in the five-match series. India claimed a six-wicket win in the first T20I after chasing down 204 with relative ease to go 1-0 up in the five-match series.

India are unlikely to change a winning combination but a few changes in the bowling department won't come as a surprise when the visitors take on New Zealand in the second T20 at the high-scoring Eden Park here on Sunday.

Wicket-keeping alongside batting is a lot more work but India's KL Rahul on Friday said "he is loving" the additional responsibility as it is bringing the best out of him. Rahul scored 56 off 27 balls as his 99-run partnership with Virat Kohli set up the base for India to chase New Zealand's 203 runs in the opener T20 here.

The immensely talented Shreyas Iyer enhanced his reputation as a finisher with a scintillating 29-ball-58 in India's six-wicket victory over New Zealand in a high-scoring first T20 International here on Friday.

The loss still rankles him but Virat Kohli on Thursday said he can't really bring himself to think of revenge when India take on New Zealand for the first time after the Kiwis sent his side packing from the ODI World Cup last year.

Thiruvananthapuram: Indian bowlers did a great job in clinching a breathtaking victory in the third and final T20I to win the match by six runs against New Zealand, but the first thing that changed the course of the game might have been overlooked but was a brilliant catch by Rohit Sharma to dismiss Colin Munro, …

Kanpur: Indian vice-captain Rohit Sharma notched up his 14th ODI hundred in the third and final One Day International against New Zealand at Green Park stadium here on Sunday. Being on a rampage mode with the bat, Rohit scored 147 runs off only 138 balls with 18 fours and two sixes. Rohit has completed his …

Kanpur: India and New Zealand teams reached here on Thursday for third and final One-Day International (ODI) at the Green Park stadium, scheduled to be played on October 29. The players from both sides were welcomed at the Landmark hotel here with saffron shawls and red roses. The entire Landmark hotel has been decorated with …