|Third Twenty20 world, Eden Park, Auckland|
|Novel Zealand212-four (20 overs): Munro Seventy two, Seifert 43, De Grandhomme 30|
|India 208-6 (20 overs): Shankar 43, Rohit 38|
|Novel Zealand won by four runs|
Novel Zealand beat India by four runs in a thrilling Twenty20 world in Hamilton to prefer the series 2-1.
The Black Caps made 212-four with Colin Munro top-scoring for the hosts with Seventy two off Forty balls.
India obligatory sixteen from the final over but Novel Zealand seamer Tim Southee restricted them to appropriate four from the main five balls to successfully seal victory for the hosts.
The tip consequence ended India’s flee of 10 T20 series without defeat.
Dinesh Karthik refused a single off the zero.33 ball of the final over which would include place Krunal Pandya on strike, leaving India desiring thirteen from three.
He would possibly simplest arrange a single off the following supply and Pandya then couldn’t hit a six to give India of mission of a tie.
A enormous and Karthik’s six off the final ball brought the final rating closer but by then India’s hopes were long previous.
Vijay Shankar top-scored for the mates with 43 off 28 balls.