In the second T20 match, India won the match by 7 wickets with New Zealand due to great performance in batting and bowling. After winning this match, India leads (2-0) in the three T-20 match series.
Earlier India won the toss and chose to bowl first thus New Zealand first batted and made a good score of 153/6 (20) due to good batting by Glenn Phillips 34 (21), Martin Guptill 31 (15), and Daryll Mitchell 31 (28). Harshal Patel 2/25 (4), Ravichandran Ashwin 1/19 (4), and Axar Patel 1/26 (4) were good bowling from the Indian side. New Zealand set a target of 154 in 20 overs for the Indian team to win this match.
During chasing, India loses 3 wickets, reached the target in only 17.2 overs, and won the match easily by 7 wickets with New Zealand due to great batting by K.L. Rahul 65 (49), Rohit Sharma 55 (36), and Rishabh Pant 12* (6). Only Tim Southee 3/16 (4) was good bowling from the New Zealand side.
Due to his good performance in bowling, Harshal Patel (IND), 2/25 (4), was declared as the Player of the Match.