That has set up the tournament beautifully, especially if there are more tracks like this. I know we’re meant to want to see edges for six and ilk, but there’s plenty to be said for those with a bit more in them for the bowlers. And we’re in India, the ball should turn.
Live Cricket Score: India commence their World T20 campaign against New Zealand in Nagpur on Tuesday. India won one and lost one warm-up while New Zealand too experienced similar result ahead of the main round. Catch live cricket scores and live cricket updates from the match here.
Live Cricket Updates: India vs New Zealand, World T20
2240 hrs IST: ALL OVER! Ashish Nehra has been yorked! New Zealand spin trio picks up nine wickets out of the ten that fell. India lose by 47 runs
2238 hrs IST: WICKET! Dhoni hits straight to long-on. He made 30 off 30 and it’s all over for India
2234 hrs IST: WICKET! Sodhi responds in fine fashion, gets Ashwin out stumped. India 73/8
2232 hrs IST: SIX! Dhoni goes straight, goes big. Much needed hit for India. Nagpur crowd back to life
2220 hrs IST: Boundaries just not coming for India. They have hit only three in the innings so far, need plenty now