Ross Taylor
Ross Taylor
Highlights
  • India’s 347 is its highest total against New Zealand in ODI format.
  • This is the highest successful run chase for Kiwis against India in ODI.
  • Taylor completes 2000 International runs at Seddon Park.
India’s Tremendous 347

New Zealand won the toss and decide to bowl first. This is the fourth time two Indian openers debutes in ODI (Mayank Agarwal and Pritvi Shaw) in the same game. Where Shreyas Iyer maiden ODI hundred aid India towards the massive total. And also KL Rahul’s 88 and Virat Kohli’s 51 were the highlights for the Indian side.

New Zealand vs India 1st ODI Shreyas Iyer 103,KL Rahul 88*,Virat Kholi 51
New Zealand vs India 1st ODI Shreyas Iyer 103,KL Rahul 88*,Virat Kohli 51
Ross magnificent strike

Soon the Kiwis prove Indians thought of 347 was good enough to defend. Ross Taylor change the game flow with his magnificent strike of 109. where Nicholls and Latham join hands for the Kiwis win. This makes the New Zealand to chase down 347 with 11 balls remaining.Taylor plays a huge role in Kiwis successful run chase above 300 in ODI’s.

Rose taylor helps New Zealnd to chase high scores
Rose taylor helps New Zealnd to chase high scores
Former Indian players on Ross

All time favourite Indian opener Sehwag say Ross is the one who in a few weeks will become first ever player to play 100 Test’s 100 ODI’s and 100 T20’s. Who also praise Taylor for his outstanding performance in first ODI.

VVS Laxman and Irfan Pathan also compliment his aggressive play for the Kiwis comeback after the series loss in T20I against India.