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India v New Zealand 5th ODI Highlights: Amit Mishra five-for spins India to series win | New Zealand in India 2016 News

NEW DELHI: India needed to defend 270 runs in order to win their first major bilateral ODI series in two years. And as it turned out, did so without breaking a sweat. In one of the worst batting collapses in recent memory, New Zealand dished out a rather sub-standard performance, and from 63/2, lost their final eight wickets for all ...

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India v New Zealand: Dhoni describes bowlers performance as one of the best | New Zealand in India 2016 News

VISAKHAPATNAM: India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni lavished praise on his bowlers for the resounding series-clinching win over New Zealand in the fifth and final ODI, describing the effort as “one of the best performances by the bowlers”. Legspinner Amit Mishra produced a magical spell to claim 5 for 18 as India clinched the five-match ODI series 3-2 with a thumping ...

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India v New Zealand: India v New Zealand, 5th ODI, Vizag: Kumble’s support during lean phase helped me, says Mishra | New Zealand in India 2016 News

VISAKHAPATNAM: It’s not easy if one is not an automatic choice in the playing XI but if there is a coach like Anil Kumble who can give a pat on the back during lean phase it becomes easier, feels Amit Mishra, who has been the stand-out bowler in just concluded ODI series with 15 wickets. ALSO READ: Amit Mishra five-for ...

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India v NZ: India v New Zealand, 5th ODI, Vizag: Our batting today was frustrating, says Williamson | New Zealand in India 2016 News

VISAKHAPATNAM: Bruised and battered by India after being bundled out for a meagre 79 while chasing 270 in the series-deciding fifth and final ODI, New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson today termed the performance of his batting department as “frustrating”. Williamson said the Kiwi batsmen did not justify to lose eight wickets for just 16 runs. “That’s what’s so frustrating, because ...

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India v New Zealand 5th ODI Vizag: Ind v NZ, 5th ODI talking points: Mishra magic snaps India’s home drought | New Zealand in India 2016 News

India completed a 3-2 series win over New Zealand by beating them in the decider at Vizag by 190 runs. Here we look at the several passages of play that stood out during the match. India appreciate ‘Nayi Soch’ Players of the Indian team sported jerseys with their mother’s name printed on the back during the fifth ODI against New ...

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Vizag ODI: India v New Zealand, 5th ODI, Vizag: Wasn’t easy sitting out of Test matches, says Mishra | New Zealand in India 2016 News

VISAKHAPATNAM: The frustration of having to sit out the Test series against New Zealand seems to have made legspinner Amit Mishra + determined to prove a point. In the ODI series which concluded here on Saturday night, the Delhi spinner took 15 wickets at an average of 14.33 – the best among all the bowlers on either side. Mishra’s 5-18 ...

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Axar Patel: ICC ODI rankings: Axar Patel breaks into top-10 bowlers, Amit Mishra achieves career-best spot | New Zealand in India 2016 News

NEW DELHI: Allrounder Axar Patel has become the highest placed India bowler in the latest ICC ODI rankings after breaking into the top-10 bowler’s list. Patel, who took four wickets in the recently concluded India-New Zealand ODI series, is ranked ninth while legspinner Amit Mishra has vaulted 25 places to enter the top-20 for the first time in his career. ...

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​India v New Zealand: India v New Zealand: ODI tickets worth Rs 52.36 lakh went unsold, claims CK Khanna | New Zealand in India 2016 News

NEW DELHI: BCCI vice-president C K Khanna on Thursday claimed that tickets worth Rs 52.36 lakh for the recent ODI match between India and New Zealand went “unsold”. “Tickets worth Rupees 52,36,000 were unsold. Why all the tickets were not sold-out? DDCA started online ticket sale quite late that too without proper advertisement,” Khanna claimed in a media release. He ...

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