SOUTHAMPTON: New Zealand beat India with eight wickets to win the primary World Check Championship (WTC) title on the Ageas Bowl on Wednesday.
The unhealthy climate ultimate marked the fruits of a two-year WTC cycle that was launched in 2019 to create the fruits of the take a look at cricket occasion.
Within the hunt for 139 factors for victory in a low-scoring sport, New Zealand cavorted within the ultimate session of Reserve Day, which was activated to make up for misplaced time within the first 5 days.
Captain Kane Williamson was unbeaten at 52 and Ross Taylor at 47 when New Zealand grew to become the primary official take a look at cricket world champion.
Their assault on the seams arrange victory by beating India by 217 and 170 within the sport that misplaced two full days to rain.
New Zealand misplaced within the ultimate of the final two 50-over World Championships.