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India's struggle against NZ in ICC tournaments

2007: T20 WC, Johannesburg

We all know India to be the first winner of the ICC T20 WC but there was one team that defeated IND and that's NZ.

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After a breakthrough innings from openers Sehwag and Gambir, India still couldn't reach the target and lost by a total of 10 runs in the end.

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2016: T20 World Cup, Nagpur

Initially, the match looked very promising to win as our bowlers dismissed the NZ side on a mere total of 126 runs.

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However, NZ pacers destroyed the India batting line up with their amazing pace and tactics. They dismissed the whole team on an embarrassing total of 76 runs.

2019: WC Semi Final, Manchester

I mean no Indian cricket fan would want recall this match. India were the favourites for winning this WC but still fell short.

Despite a great knock of Ravindra Jadeja: 77 runs from 59 balls. NZ knocked out Indian team with their brilliant performance overall.

2021: World Test Champ, Southhampton

In test format also, NZ won last match as they also got the advantage of bad weather conditions which went in their favour making them the winner.

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