ODI fewer has started and it is time for two giants to collide in a three-match ODI series. It’s India Vs New Zealand ODIs. India will play a three-match ODI series against New Zealand in New Zealand and it will be Hardik Pandya who will lead India against New Zealand. In this article, we will see the top 5 highest wicket-takers in India Vs New Zealand ODIs.
#5 Zaheer Khan
Former Indian left-arm legendary fast bowler, Zaheer Khan is at No.5 on our list. Khan played 22 ODI matches against New Zealand in which he took 30 wickets.
#4 Kyle Mills
Former New Zealand fast bowler, Kyle Mills took 32 wickets in 29 ODI matches he played against men in blue. Mills average and economy against India were 34.53 and 4.89 respectively.
#3 Kapil Dev
The most successful fast-bowling all-rounder in the history of Indian cricket, Kapil Dev is at No.3 on our list. Kapil Dev played 29 matches against New Zealand in a One-day international format. He took 33 wickets with an average and economy of 27.60 and 3.44.
#2 Anil Kumble
Indian legend, Anil Kumble had amazing records against New Zealand in ODIs. He played 31 matches and took 39 wickets with an average and economy of 27.84 and 4.11. his best bowling figure against black caps as of 5/33.
#1 Javagal Srinath
If one Indian pacer who has dominated Kiwis is none other than former Indian fast bowler and current BCCI member, Javagal Srinath who is the leading wicket-taker in India Vs New Zealand ODIs. Srinath took 51 wickets in 30 one-day internationals he played against the Kiwis. His economy and average were 3.93 and 20.41 respectively.