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World Cup 1st Semi-Final: India (397/4) beat New Zealand (327) by 70 runs to enter World Cup final

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India dished out yet another commanding show and defeated New Zealand by 70 runs to storm into the final of the ICC men's ODI World Cup, where they will either meet South Africa or Australia.

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India and New Zealand have met 117 times, out of which India has emerged victorious 59 times, while New Zealand has won 50 matches. Seven matches concluded without producing any result, while one ended in a tie.

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India successfully took revenge for the defeat it faced in the ICC World Cup 2019 against the Kiwis, as the team defeated New Zealand by 70 runs. 

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India captain Rohit Sharma, who made 47, won the toss and decided to bat and gave the hosts a rollicking start with a 71-run opening stand with Shubman Gill.

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Shreyas Iyer's blistering 105, which came off just 70 balls and was studded with four fours and eight sixes, provided the late fireworks for India's innings.

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Mohammed Shami is named player of the match for his superlative show with the ball. His figures read 7/57 in 9.5 overs.

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Virat Kohli became the first batter in ODI history to score 50 centuries.  Virat Kohli broke the record for most hundreds in ODIs during India's World Cup 2023 semifinal against New Zealand in Mumbai.

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711 - Runs scored by Kohli in this World Cup. It's the most by any batter in a single edition of the men's ODI World Cup, surpassing Tendulkar's 673 runs in 2003. 8 - 50-plus scores for Kohli in this tournament , the most by any batter in a single edition of the ODI World Cup.

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