Tom Latham had scored an unbeaten 77 off 70 balls at one time, but after that Latham created havoc in Thakur’s 40 overs. He added the next 23 runs in a single over of Thakur.
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New Zealand beat India by 7 wickets in the first ODI thanks to Tom Latham’s blistering century. Batting first, India had set a target of 307 runs to hosts New Zealand, which the Kiwi team chased down. Tom Latham And thanks to the wonderful innings of captain Kane Williamson, he got 17 balls in advance. Latham remained unbeaten on 145, while Williamson remained unbeaten on 94.
Latham thrashed the Indian bowlers tremendously in Auckland. On the balls of Shardul Thakur, he completed the 7th century of his ODI career by hitting fours and sixes. Latham hit a total of 19 fours and 5 sixes in his 145-run innings. In this 19 fours, he had hit 4 fours in a single over of Thakur.
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Latham added 23 runs in 1 over
Latham played many amazing shots during this period. At one time he had scored an unbeaten 77 off 70 balls, but after that Latham created havoc in Thakur’s 40 overs. He added the next 23 runs in a single over of Thakur. Latham started the 40th over with a six. Thakur bowled the next ball wide and hit the extra ball for a four. Latham hit 4 consecutive fours in this over and completed his century in 76 balls.
Big partnership between Latham and Williamson
This over of Thakur proved to be very expensive for India. Indian bowler looted a total of 25 runs in one over. Kiwi captain Kane Williamson also remained unbeaten on 94 runs. There was an unbroken partnership of 208 runs between Williamson and Latham. This is also New Zealand’s biggest partnership against India in ODI cricket.
Finn Allen hunted
Shardul Thakur He bowled 9 overs in the first ODI, where he took one wicket for 63 runs. Thakur made Finn Allen his victim, but later his 40th over became a major reason for India’s defeat. Apart from him, Umran Malik got 2 successes. Umran dismissed Devon Conway and Daryl Mitchell for 66 runs in 10 overs.