Alibaba vs Amazon battle on neutral ground in India - Tech in AsiaFeb 6, 2017 . Round 1 went to Alibaba in China. Round 2 favors Amazon in the US. Now comes Round 3 in neutral territory.in india,Alibaba Raises Stake in India's Crowded E-Commerce Market - WSJ6 days ago . Alibaba is placing a big bet on India's hotly contested e-commerce market, pouring $177 million more into Paytm as the Chinese tech titan.