India’s Lokesh Rahul plays a shot against New Zealand during their second Twenty20 match at Eden Park in Auckland on Sunday. Agence France-Presse
Rain also threatens the second match of the three-match series on Sunday. Thunderstorms are forecast for Mount Maunganui.
Rahul was the aggressor while captain Rohit was happy to play second fiddle as India reached 45/0 after 6 overs. Soon after the Powerplay, the opening duo continuing their brilliant form completed another fifty-plus stand.
India's Rohit Sharma and Axar Patel starred in Kolkata Sunday as the hosts routed World Cup runners-up New Zealand by 73 runs to make a clean-sweep of the T20 series.
Spinner Patel triggered the New Zealand batting collapse in the third over with two wickets to push the steep 185 to win target beyond their reach.
The camp will continue until September 28. Sharjah Women’s Sports Club’s delegation is headed by Balqees Al Shehhi, Head of the Individual Games at the club, and is accompanied by coaches Fatima Drami and Sergey and seven fencers.
A 34,000-seat temporary, or modular, stadium will be built in Eisenhower Park in Nassau County, New York, while existing venues in Grand Prairie, Texas, and Broward County, Florida, will be increased in size.
The five-time Ballon d'Or winner, who has five UEFA Champions League titles to his name, captained the Saudi Arabian side to an opening three points in Group E.
Most of Spain's World Cup-winning players ended their boycott of the women's national team early on Wednesday after the government intervened to help shape an agreement that was expected to lead to immediate structural changes at the country's soccer federation.