India beat New Zealand by 73 runs in the third and final T20I in Kolkata, thanks to a superb effort with both bat and ball. India’s victory over New Zealand in T20Is was their biggest ever.
Live Result India vs New Zealand 3rd T20: India defeated New Zealand by 73 runs in the third T20I to complete a 3-0 clean sweep of the T20I series. The Kiwis were never able to recover from the setback and were bowled out for 111 runs. This was India’s second consecutive clean sweep victory against New Zealand in a T20I series, following a 5-0 win on their home soil in January 2020. Before Axar Patel (3/9) rocked the New Zealand run-chase with three fast wickets early on, India’s lower-middle order played a significant part in pushing India to a good total of 184/7.