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, play 02:13
Chopra: Dhawan's presence allowed Rohit time to settle

Aakash Chopra breaks down the top three talking points from India's 53-run win over New Zealand in the first T20I in Delhi

, play 02:26
Superheroes of the day - Axar Patel and Shikhar Dhawan

Shikhar Dhawan is the Hulk of the Day for his batting performance, while Axar Patel bags the Thor of the Day honours for his bowling performance

, play 02:13
'Can't wake up and train just for IPL' - Nehra

Ashish Nehra discusses his mindset after his international career ended at his home ground, in Delhi

, play 02:56
Dasgupta: Latham, Williamson shouldn't have batted together

In a tough chase, New Zealand struggled from the outset, and eventually lost by 53 runs in Delhi

, play 02:12
Harris: India put NZ to shame with their fielding

Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan's record opening stand set up India's maiden T20I win against New Zealand, in Delhi

, play 02:28
Harris: 'I think New Zealand will play Ish Sodhi'

Ajit Agarkar and Chris Harris look ahead to the start of the three-match T20I series between India and New Zealand

A win finally


This is the first time India have beaten NZ in T20Is. In the previous five encounters, NZ were the winners.

Biggest stand


Previous highest stand for India in T20Is for any wicket, between Rohit and Kohli v SA in Dharamsala . Dhawan & Rohit have raced ahead of that in this match.

After a while


No. of consecutive inns without a 50+ opening stand between Dhawan and Rohit in T20Is, before this. The last was against SL in Ranchi last year. They have added over 50 runs today.