IND vs NZ: Virat broke Sourav Ganguly's document as captain, Dhoni nonetheless forward

by Jeremy Spirogis
India's cleanest city for 4th consecutive time

Indian captain Virat Kohli surpassed former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly when it comes to scoring essentially the most runs as captain in ODIs. Kohli smashed a 51-ball 63 within the first ODI in opposition to New Zealand on the Seddon Park floor in Hamilton on Wednesday.

Ross Taylor hit New Zealand's greatest win when it comes to run chase

31-year-old Virat Kohli has now scored 5,123 runs in ODIs as captain and he has left Ganguly behind on this matter. Ganguly scored 5,082 runs in 148 ODIs as captain. <! –


This was the 87th match of Virat Takohli as captain. He has scored 21 centuries and 23 half-centuries as an Indian captain in ODIs. Former captain Mahendra Singh because the Indian captain tops the record of runners. Dhoni has 5,239 runs.

History created with debutants Prithvi Shaw and Mayank Agarwal touchdown on the crease as opener

Talking about Hamilton ODI, New Zealand received by 4 wickets within the first match of the collection. The big goal of 348 runs within the match was scored by the hosts with the assistance of Ross Taylor 109 (84), with 11 balls left.

This is the most important win when it comes to run chase within the historical past of New Zealand ODI cricket. Before this, New Zealand had registered the most important win in 2007 in opposition to Australia by chasing 347 runs. KL Rahul additionally scored his first century within the match. However, he couldn’t win his workforce.

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