Trent Boult and Tim Southee
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After suffering a 3-0 defeat in the recently concluded T20 series against India, New Zealand would look to bounce back in the Test series. The first of the series is currently underway in Kanpur.

After winning the toss and opting to bat first, India batted well on the first day, thanks to brilliant knocks from Shreyas Iyer and Ravindra Jadeja. However, a sensational spell from Tim Southee helped New Zealand bounce back on the second day’s play.

He took a five-for and helped the team bundled out India for 345 runs. Well, it’s not the first time when Tim Southee has performed well against India. He has produced numerous match-winning spells against India in International cricket.

Fast bowling has been New Zealand’s strength. Over the years, we have seen several fast bowlers performing well against India. And on that note, let’s take a look at the top best performing New Zealand bowlers against India in International Cricket.

Top 5 New Zealand Bowlers With The Most Wickets Against India In International Cricket

1. Tim Southee

Tim Southee, New Zealand Bowler
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Among all the New Zealand bowlers in the history of New Zealand Cricket, Tim Southee has troubled India the most in international cricket. He captained the New Zealand team in the recently concluded three-match T20 series against India.

Tim Southee was the joint highest wicket-taker in the series, picking 4 wickets in 2 matches at an average of 14. With his ability to swing both ways, Tim Southee has always been amongst the wickets whenever New Zealand plays against India.

Overall, Tim Southee has managed to pick 94 wickets against India in International Cricket, which is the most by any New Zealand bowler.

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