Printed on: Nov 17, 2021
India and New Zealand come into the T20I collection in India having skilled contrasting fortunes within the T20 World Cup 2021. Whereas India crashed out within the first spherical having suffered huge defeats to Pakistan and New Zealand, the Kiwis made it to the ultimate earlier than stumbling on the final hurdle once more
India and New Zealand will kick-off the T20I collection with the primary match on the Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur on Wednesday. The match will start at 7 PM IST and 01:30 PM GMT. Each the captains who led the workforce within the T20 World Cup usually are not a part of the T20 collection in India. Whereas Virat Kohli has stop captaincy within the format and has been rested for the collection, Kane Williamson too gained’t be seen in motion.
India have a brand new management workforce in place. Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul might be captain and vice-captain within the 20-over format whereas Rahul Dravid has been named as India’s new head coach. For New Zealand, veteran pacer Tim Southee will take over the captaincy duties.
Talking at a pre-match convention, Rohit admitted that India must get the template proper within the T20 format, which is hurting them a bat. He mentioned, “I believe the template, it is an important one. I believe we simply have to set the template proper and we have got a while to do this.
“There are little holes that we have to refill and make it possible for is taken care of. That would be the greatest problem that we’ll have because it workforce to do this. There are holes in each workforce, however it’s simply that, , you try to maximise that, the higher for you,” he added.
India’s Predicted XI: Rohit Sharma (c), KL Rahul, Shreyas Iyer, Suryakumar Yadav, Rishabh Pant (wk), Venkatesh Iyer, Ravichandran Ashwin, Harshal Patel, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Avesh Khan, Yuzvendra Chahal
New Zealand’s Predicted XI: Martin Guptill, Daryll Mitchell, Todd Astle, Glenn Phillips, Tim Seifert (wk), Jimmy Neesham, Michael Santner, Kyle Jamieson, Ish Sodhi, Tim Southee (c), Adam Milne
Prime fantasy picks for India vs New Zealand 1st T20I: Rohit Sharma, KL Rahul, Yuzvendra Chahal, Martin Guptill, Daryll Mitchell, Ish Sodhi
–Renin Wilben Albert