Boult was ably supported by Grandhomme (3/26) as the duo made ideal use of the new ball and swung the ball both ways to make life miserable for Indian batsmen after New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson won the toss elected to bowl.
WICKET! Shikhar Dhawan is struck lbw by Trent Boult as he departs for an unlucky 13 runs.
India was bundled out for 92 in the fourth one-day global against New Zealand in Hamilton on January 31 which was their seventh lowest total and their worst in ODI cricket in nine years.
New Zealand: Kane Williamson (c), Todd Astle, Trent Boult, Colin de Grandhomme, Lockie Ferguson, Martin Guptill, Matt Henry, Tom Latham (wk), Colin Munro, Jimmy Neesham, Henry Nicholls, Mitchell Santner, Tim Southee, and Ross Taylor.More news: Trump doubts deal possible by border security committee
This user thought India lost its roar with the absence of Virat Kohli who has been playing fabulous cricket in Australia and New Zealand with another twitter user imagining what Virat Kohli's expression would have been had he been around to look at the scoreboard. Colin de Grandhomme also bowled 10 consecutive overs of medium pace and swing, taking 3-26 including two wickets in his opening over.
Boult later removed Kedar Jadhav for one and ended India's hopes of getting to three figures by dismissing all-rounder Hardik Pandya (16) in the last over of his spell. Now, they have also won the five-match ODI series against New Zealand.
Shubman Gill, whom Kohli considers 10 times as talented as he was at 19, struggled to make an impact on debut and was dismissed for nine runs, giving Boult another return catch.
While coming down heavily on India's batting display, Rohit credited the New Zealand pacers for utilising the conditions to the fullest. At times, you need to absorb pressure (when asked about how to bat in swinging conditions).More news: Brutal cold-air outbreak is smashing records in the Midwest Thursday morning
'I don't think we expected this much, ' Williamson said.
The Black Caps are yet to have a moment where they have been in control of any of the three one-dayers, and if these are the days it never rains but it pours, then the Black Caps' despondency may not be over yet.
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