India vs New Zealand: World Cup Match Records

India and New Zealand are assumed to be the strong contender for the current cricket World Cup. Indian team has won the cricket World Cup two times while the New Zealand is striving to win their maiden World Cup. Read this article till end get to know some interesting statistics about these two teams.
Jun 13, 2019 10:46 IST
Kohli vs Williamson

Indian cricket team has been playing cricket since July 1974 while New Zealand has been playing One-day International (ODI) cricket since February 1973. India and New Zealand are participating in the ICC cricket World Cup since 1975. India has won two World Cups but New Zealand still waiting to win their maiden World Cup so far.

On 13 June, 2019 India and New Zealand will face each other at Trent Bridge, Nottingham and the match will start at 3:00 PM IST.

This would be 8th match between these two teams in the all World Cups. Before this encounter both teams have head to head 7 times out of which India won 3 and New Zealand 4 matches.

The last meeting in 2003 World Cup

The last match between these two was held in World Cup 2003 in South Africa. In the last encounter India defeated New Zealand by 7 wickets (with 56 balls remaining). New Zealand made just 145 runs in the 45 over and India defeated New Zealand comfortably. Indian pacer Zaheer Khan took four wickets for 52 runs in eight over. The

last match score table is;

india and newzealand wc

India and New Zealand are the considered as the strong contenders for the cricket World Cup 2019. Currently India is at number 2 rank in the ICC rating table while New Zealand is at number 4.

Table of stats between India & New Zealand is


India won

New Zealand won

Total match in World Cups 7




No result

Overall ODI matches (106)






No result



ICC Team Ranking



First world cup appearance



Match win in world cups

46 (lost 27)

48 (lost 30)

World Cup Trophies


Currently India and New Zealand are in-form teams and both teams have goods Players thy names are;

Key Indian Players;

Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, Hardik  pandya, J. Bumrah

Key New Zealand Players

Kane Williamson, Ross Taylor, Martin Guptil, Tim Southee, Lockie Ferguson

Since both the teams have not faced each other since last 16 years in the cricket World Cup. So it seems very tough to predict the winner of the match. But it is quite obvious that this match would be one of the most thrilling matches of this World Cup if rain does not interrupt the game.

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