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Update New Zealand break India's unbeaten streak in international cricket, Jadeja surpasses
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New Zealand survived a scare on Saturday to take home the three-game ODI series against India. And it has truly been a tremendous comeback from the hosts. They headed into the contest following a 5-0 drubbing in the T20Is against India, regular skipper Kane Williamson were ruled out following a shoulder injury, alongside few others class players. But they turned the tables clinically, showing superb character against a formidable Indian side.

On Saturday, India made a positive start in their chase to 274 following Prithvi Shaw's triple boundaries in the first over. But New Zealand pacers bounced back strong to castle down the top-order quickly as India slipped to 71 for 4. Shreyas Iyer showed some resistance but threw away his wicket with a rash shot. Ravindra Jadeja then revived things with his valiant fifty, and was ably supported by Navdeep Saini and Shardul Thakur. But New Zealand, unlike in the T20Is, thrived under pressure to keep India quite and restrict them 23 runs short of the target.

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