An unbeaten 92 from Devon Conway and a four-wicket burst from Ish Sodhi ensured New Zealand romped to victory by 66 runs in the opening T20I against Bangladesh.
New Zealand vs Australia, 5th T20I: Ish Sodhi and Martin Guptill were on top form for the hosts, as they cruised past the visiting side in Wellington.
New Zealand vs Australia: Set a target of 143 for victory in the fifth and final match, New Zealand claimed victory by seven wickets and took the T20I series 3-2 with an emphatic 27 balls to spare.
New Zealand vs Australia: Devon Conway smacked an unbeaten 99 off 59 deliveries and Ish Sodhi took four wickets as New Zealand beat Australia by 53 runs.
New Zealand Cricket (NZC) on Wednesday said that spinner Ish Sodhi and Martin Guptill have picked up injuries during the third T20I against Pakistan.
Jofra Archer caught up with his former Rajasthan Royals teammate Ish Sodhi and revealed the toughest batsman he has come across in T20 cricket.
Ben Stokes has said his Australian rival and IPL teammate Steve Smith is a "genius" as well as "strange" as he hailed the number one Test batsman.
Ish Sodhi said Indian players' willingness to share the knowledge bank with anyone who cares to approach has added to his respect for Virat Kohli's side.
Hanuma Vihari's gutsy hundred and the seasoned Cheteshwar Pujara's 92 were the bright spots in an otherwise poor batting performance by India on the first day of their warm-up game against New Zealand XI.
With the three-match ODI series already decided, India would be hard-pressed to avoid a New Zealand sweep as the teams meet again at Mount Maunganui on Tuesday.