The first semifinal of the ODI World Cup 2023 (IND vs NZ) will be played on November 15 at the Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai. Interestingly, both their overall ODI head to head and ODI World Cup rivalries are close, with one team leading the other by a very slim margin. Ahead of the first semifinal, let’s take a detailed look at IND vs NZ head to head in ODI:
IND vs NZ Head to Head in ODIs
The head to head between the two sides is led by India in ODI cricket. Both sides have played a total of 117 matches in their 48-year ODI cricket rivalry.
India has a 59-50 win/loss record over New Zealand in these matches, with one match being tied and seven games ending in no result.
|Matches Won (India)||59|
|Matches Won (New Zealand)||50|
|Win % (India)||50.42%|
|Win % (New Zealand)||42.73%|
IND vs NZ Head to Head in World Cup
The two sides have faced each other 10 times in ODI World Cup history. Unlike their overall ODI rivalry, the Kiwis are ahead of the Men in Blue in the mega event.
New Zealand leads India 5-4 in the ODI World Cup, with one match being abandoned.
|Matches Won (India)||4|
|Matches Won (New Zealand)||5|
|Win % (India)||40.00%|
|Win % (New Zealand)||50.00%|
IND vs NZ Head to Head in India
The two sides have met 39 times in India, with the first encounter being played in 1987.
India leads New Zealand 30-8 in the ODIs they have played in India, while one match has ended in no result.
|Matches Won (India)||30|
|Matches Won (New Zealand)||8|
|Win % (India)||76.92%|
|Win % (New Zealand)||20.51%|