Result
1st T20I (N), Christchurch, Feb 25 2009, India tour of New Zealand
162/8
(18.5/20 ov, target 163)
166/3
New Zealand won by 7 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
New Zealand
India Innings (20 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Gambhir  b O'Brien6781085.71
V Sehwag  b O'Brien26101404260.00
SK Raina not out61437425141.86
RG Sharma c †BB McCullum b Butler77901100.00
Yuvraj Singh lbw b Vettori1340033.33
MS Dhoni (c) † b Butler2650033.33
YK Pathan c Oram b NL McCullum208703250.00
IK Pathan c NL McCullum b Ryder1214131085.71
Harbhajan Singh  b Southee2122252095.45
Extras(lb 3, w 3)6
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 8.1)162/8
Did not bat: Z Khan, I Sharma 
Fall of wickets: 1-25 (Gautam Gambhir, 1.6 ov), 2-32 (Virender Sehwag, 3.1 ov), 3-54 (Rohit Sharma, 5.2 ov), 4-56 (Yuvraj Singh, 6.2 ov), 5-61 (MS Dhoni, 7.5 ov), 6-82 (Yusuf Pathan, 9.4 ov), 7-101 (Irfan Pathan, 13.3 ov), 8-162 (Harbhajan Singh, 19.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
TG Southee4042110.5092400
IE O'Brien403629.0092300
IG Butler402927.25101210
DL Vettori401814.50130120
NL McCullum2027113.5031300
JD Ryder20713.5060000
New Zealand Innings (target: 163 runs from 20 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JD Ryder lbw b I Sharma1450025.00
BB McCullum not out56498823114.28
MJ Guptill lbw b Harbhajan Singh41282643146.42
LRPL Taylor  b Khan31202813155.00
JDP Oram not out29152632193.33
Extras(nb 3, w 5)8
TOTAL(18.5 Ov, RR: 8.81)166/3
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Jesse Ryder, 1.1 ov), 2-56 (Martin Guptill, 6.4 ov), 3-106 (Ross Taylor, 13.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Z Khan402015.00153010
I Sharma403518.7593103
IK Pathan3038012.6662400
Harbhajan Singh401914.75110100
YK Pathan2.5037013.0551410
Yuvraj Singh1017017.0011110
MATCH DETAILS
AMI Stadium, Christchurch
TossNew Zealand , elected to field first
SeriesIndia tour of New Zealand
Player Of The Match
Brendon McCullum
Series resultNew Zealand led the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberT20I no. 84
Season2008/09
Hours of play (local time)19.00 start, First Session 19.00-20.20, Interval 20.20-20.40, Second Session 20.40-22.00
Match days25 February 2009 - night match (20-over match)
Umpires
Gary Baxter
Evan Watkin
TV Umpire
Tony Hill
Reserve Umpire
Dave Quested
Match Referee
Ranjan Madugalle
MATCH NOTES
India innings
  • India: 50 runs in 5.1 overs (31 balls), Extras 2
  • India: 100 runs in 12.6 overs (80 balls), Extras 4
  • SK Raina: 50 off 38 balls (1 x 4, 5 x 6)
  • India: 150 runs in 18.5 overs (116 balls), Extras 6
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 34 balls (SK Raina 36, Harbhajan Singh 12, Ex 2)
  • Innings Break: India - 162/8 in 20.0 overs (SK Raina 61)
New Zealand innings
  • New Zealand: 50 runs in 5.4 overs (38 balls), Extras 4
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 30 balls (BB McCullum 9, MJ Guptill 39, Ex 3)
  • New Zealand: 100 runs in 11.4 overs (75 balls), Extras 5
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 39 balls (BB McCullum 18, LRPL Taylor 31, Ex 1)
  • Attendance: 16,225
  • New Zealand: 150 runs in 17.5 overs (113 balls), Extras 8
  • BB McCullum: 50 off 46 balls (2 x 4, 3 x 6)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 30 balls (BB McCullum 25, JDP Oram 23, Ex 3)