The semi-final match between India and New Zealand is to be played on 15 November at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. It will not be easy to defeat New Zealand in the semi-final match.
India (IND), so far unbeaten in the World Cup 2023, will face New Zealand (NZ) on Wednesday. A tough competition can be seen between the two teams in this match. The Indian team has reached the semi-finals by topping the points table, while New Zealand has made it to the semi-finals by finishing fourth. However, the morale of the New Zealand team will be high in this match, because their record against India in ICC tournaments has been excellent.
Since the 2003 World Cup, Team India has played seven matches against New Zealand in ICC tournaments. The Kiwi team won five of these matches. Whereas, India has won only one match. The group stage match in the 2019 ODI World Cup was canceled due to rain. This is the same New Zealand which defeated India in the 2019 World Cup semi-finals and broke its dream of becoming champion. Team India would like to avenge that defeat also. The New Zealand team has faced defeat in the last few matches. Despite this, this team has the capability to defeat anyone.
|ODI World Cup||NZ won by 4 wickets||Manchester||1975|
|ODI World Cup||NZ won by 8 wickets||Leeds||1979|
|ODI World Cup||IND won by 16 runs||Bangalore||1987|
|ODI World Cup||IND won by 9 wickets||Nagpur||1987|
|ODI World Cup||NZ won by 4 wickets||Dunedin||1992|
|ODI World Cup||NZ won by 5 wickets||Nottingham||1999|
|Champions Trophy||NZ won by 4 wickets||Nairobi||2000|
|ODI World Cup||IND won by 7 wickets||Centurion||2003|
|T20 World Cup||NZ won by 10 runs||Johannesburg||2007|
|T20 World Cup||NZ won by 47 runs||Nagpur||2016|
|ODI World Cup||Cancelled||Nottingham||2019|
|ODI World Cup||NZ won by 18 runs||Manchester||2019|
|WTC Final||NZ won by 8 wickets||Southampton||2021|
|T20 World Cup||NZ won by 8 wickets||Dubai||2021|
|ODI World Cup||India won by 4 wickets||Dharamshala||2023|
India vs New Zealand in ICC tournaments: The teams of India and New Zealand have come face to face 15 times including the finals of ICC tournaments i.e. ODI World Cup, T20 World Cup, Champions Trophy and World Test Championship. Out of these, India has won only four matches, while New Zealand has won 10. One match has been canceled due to rain.
Team India had defeated New Zealand twice in the 1987 World Cup. After this, they were defeated by seven wickets in the 2003 World Cup. After this, Team India failed to win over New Zealand in any ICC tournament for 20 years. In the league match of this World Cup, India won by four wickets and ended the two decade long streak of defeat.
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IND vs NZ Head to Head: Talking about the overall record of both the teams, a total of 117 ODIs have been played between India and New Zealand. Out of these, India has won 59 matches and New Zealand has won 50 matches. One match was tied and seven matches remained inconclusive. India has an excellent record against New Zealand in ODIs at home.
39 ODIs have been played between the two on Indian soil. Out of these, the Indian team has won 30 matches and New Zealand has won eight matches. One match remained inconclusive. Both the teams have come face to face thrice in the ODI World Cup on Indian soil. Two matches were played in the 1987 World Cup. India had won both these matches. After this, India also won the current World Cup. Both the teams have come face to face four times in ICC tournaments in India. All three ODI World Cup matches of 1987 and 2023 were won by India and the 2016 T20 World Cup was won by New Zealand.
(IND vs NZ on Indian soil)
|IND won by 40 runs||Guwahati||2010|
|IND won by 8 wickets||Jaipur||2010|
|IND won by 9 wickets||Vadodara||2010|
|IND won by 5 wickets||Bangalore||2010|
|IND won by 8 wickets||Chennai||2010|
|IND won by 6 wickets||Dharamshala||2016|
|NZ won by 6 runs||Delhi||2016|
|IND won by 7 wickets||Mohali||2016|
|NZ won by 19 runs||Ranchi||2016|
|IND won by 190 runs||Vishakhapatnam||2016|
|NZ won by 6 wickets||Mumbai||2017|
|IND won by 6 wickets||Pune||2017|
|IND won by 6 runs||Kanpur||2017|
|IND won by 12 runs||Hyderabad||2023|
|IND won by 8 wickets||Raipur||2023|
|IND won by 90 runs||Indore||2023|
|IND won by 4 wickets||Dharamshala||2023|
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