Daryl Mitchell gets a big cardboard check in New Zealand’s 21-run win over India in Ranchi in a Twenty20 match. Daryl Mitchell, the Black Caps player, was keen to give credit to Mitchell Santner.
IPL 2023 | India tour of New Zealand 2023 | Spinner Mitchell Santner put in a strong performance in the opening game of the three-match series.India set a new benchmark by chasing down New Zealand’s target of 176-6 to finish at 155-9 in their 20 overs.
In the final over of New Zealand’s innings, with Arshdeep Singh hitting 27, Mitchell hit three sixes and a four to seal New Zealand’s victory.
Daryl Mitchell said of Santner that he has done it for a long time for NZ and very lucky to have him with 180 on the board if we can bowl really well.
Santner got excellent help from fellow spinners Ish Sodhi and Michael Bracewell in India’s chase, taking a combined 5-72 in 11 overs.