1st ODI: Corey Anderson, Mitchell McClenaghan help New Zealand take lead in five-match series

Mitchell McClenaghan took three wickets in two overs, including the key scalp of Virat Kohli for 123, to help New Zealand take a 1-0 lead in the five-match series.

updated: January 19, 2014 16:52 IST
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Napier: A thundering innings by Corey Anderson and a magic spell of bowling by Mitch McClenaghan brought New Zealand a 24-run win over India in their opening one-day international on Sunday. (Scorecard | Text commentary | Highlights)

Chasing New Zealand's 292 for seven, India were all out for 268 in the 49th over despite Virat Kohli (123) posting his 18th ODI century. It was the first time India have lost an ODI in which Kohli has reached three figures.

They appeared to have victory in their grasp when they needed just 70 from the last eight overs, and Kohli and Mahendra Singh Dhoni looked comfortable in a 95-run partnership for the fifth wicket.

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