KL Rahul, Ravindra Jadeja star as India beat New Zealand by seven wickets in second T20I, take 2-0 lead in five-match series

Here are the best photos from India's seven-wicket victory over New Zealand in the second T20I in Auckland.

FirstCricket Staff January 26, 2020 18:25:38 IST
KL Rahul, Ravindra Jadeja star as India beat New Zealand by seven wickets in second T20I, take 2-0 lead in five-match series
KL Rahul Ravindra Jadeja star as India beat New Zealand by seven wickets in second T20I take 20 lead in fivematch series

KL Rahul continued his impressive run with the bat and starred with a 57-run knock as India beat New Zealand by seven wickets in the second T20I in Auckland. With the win, the visitors have taken a 2-0 lead in the five-match series. AP

KL Rahul Ravindra Jadeja star as India beat New Zealand by seven wickets in second T20I take 20 lead in fivematch series

After his heroics in the first T20I, Shreyas Iyer once again came to the party, smacking 44 runs off 33 balls, a knock which was studded with three maximums and a four. AP

KL Rahul Ravindra Jadeja star as India beat New Zealand by seven wickets in second T20I take 20 lead in fivematch series

Left-arm spinner Ravindra Jadeja was the pick of the bowlers and picked up two crucial wickets. He was economical as well and conceded merely 18 runs from his spell. AP

KL Rahul Ravindra Jadeja star as India beat New Zealand by seven wickets in second T20I take 20 lead in fivematch series

Martin Guptill got the Kiwis off to a flying start, scoring 33 of 20 balls, a knock that included four fours and two sixes. AP

KL Rahul Ravindra Jadeja star as India beat New Zealand by seven wickets in second T20I take 20 lead in fivematch series

Apart from Guptill, it was wicketkeeper-batsman Tim Seifert, who also scored 33 and helped the Kiwis post 135/5 on the board. AP

KL Rahul Ravindra Jadeja star as India beat New Zealand by seven wickets in second T20I take 20 lead in fivematch series

Tim Southee was the standout bowler for the Black Caps and picked up two crucial wickets, those of skipper Virat Kohli and opener Rohit Sharma. However, he eventually had to settle with another drubbing at the hand of the Men in Blue. AP

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