Perhaps nobody quite took note of the other two percent. For within the opening minutes of India's innings, this tie was not only turned on its head, it had turned the entire cricket world on its very axis.
New Zealand two wickets down. Catch Ind vs NZ live score here.
New Zealand won the toss and opted to bat first. This is the first semi-final of World Cup The second semi-final will be played between hosts England and defending champions Australia on July 11 at Edgbaston, Birmingham.
India and New Zealand will be playing against each other for the very first time in the ongoing ICC World Cup, as their group stage was abandoned due to rain.
Kane Williamson and Ross Taylor registered battling half-centuries on a sluggish Old Trafford surface, where early seam movement under heavy cloud cover and turn for the spinners made life difficult for the Kiwi batsmen.
Weather is expected to play spoilsport today as well. Get all Ind vs NZ live score and weather updates here.
The play is currently suspended due to rain- Latest Manchester weather updates How to watch India vs New Zealand live streaming video online? The India vs New Zealand live streaming video online can be viewed for free on Hotstar.
The India vs new Zealand semi-final match is being played today, July 9, This is the same ground where India vs Pakistan World Cup group stage match took place.
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