India need 289 runs to win

New Zealand have posted a total of 288 runs in the first ODI of the tri-series in Dambulla.

updated: August 10, 2010 15:01 IST
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Skipper Ross Taylor and Scott Styris shared a 190-run fourth-wicket partnership to guide New Zealand to a challenging 288 against India in the first match of the triangular ODI series here on Tuesday.

Electing to bat, New Zealand collapsed to 28 for three in 6.5 overs but Taylor (95) and Styris (89) rescued the innings and set the platform for a huge total, before being shot out in 48.5 overs here.

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