On June 13, Thursday India vs New Zealand World Cup 2019 match will be played at Trent Bridge Cricket Ground, 3:00 pm IST. India and New Zealand have met several times in World Cup Cricket and it is the Kiwis who have a slightly higher winning percentage in the statistics.
Team India have faced New Zealand 7 times before in the matches played between them across the 11 editions of the ICC Cricket World Cup so far. Out of these 7 games, the Men in Blue have won 3 games and went down in 4 occasions, Team India have a winning percentage of 42% against New Zealand.
|World Cup||Winning Team||Venue||
Player of the Match
|1||June 14th, 1975||New Zealand won by 4 wickets||Old Trafford, Manchester||Glenn Turner|
|2||June 13th, 1979||New Zealand won by 8 wickets||Headingley, Leeds||Bruce Edgar|
|3||Oct 14th, 1987||India won by 16 runs||M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore||Kapil Dev|
|4||Oct 31st, 1983||India won by 9 wickets||Vidarbha Cricket Association Ground, Nagpur||Sunil Gavaskar|
|5||Mar 12th, 1992||New Zealand won by 4 wickets||Carisbrook, Dunedin||Mark Greatbatch|
|6||March 4th, 1999||New Zealand won by 5 wickets||Trent Bridge, Nottingham||Roger Twose|
|7||Mar4ch 14th,2003||India won by seven wickets||Centurion Park, Centurion||Zaheer Khan|
Since the two teams haven’t met on this stage for past 16 years.
In this edition of ICC World Cup, Team India have played two matches so far, first on June 05 against South Africa, second against England on 09 June and they have won both matches.
While, Kiwis have played three matches against Sri-Lanka, Bangladesh and Afghanistan till now, and they have also won all the three matches they have played so far in this season of ICC Cricket World Cup.