March 3, 2009

New Zealand v India, 1st ODI, Napier

India 273 for 4 (Dhoni 84*, Sehwag 77, Raina 66) beat New Zealand 162 for 9 (Guptill 64, Harbhajan 3-27) by 53 runs by D/L Method
Scorecard and ball-by-ball details

Match package
Bulletin - NZ overpowered in rain-hit match
Plays - Improvising Indians, and Dhoni's back-up plan
Quotes - 'It's all about partnerships' - Dhoni
Gallery

Preview package

Preview - Tendulkar returns to boost India in opener
Sidharth Monga - McCullum sets unlikely example of graft and grit