India vs New Zealand Warm-Up Match: Preview
World Cup has begun and India started the campaign of Warm-up match with a win. Team India played the first Warm-Up Match yesterday against the host and defending champion Australia, India won this match by 6 runs.
Now 2nd and last Warm-UP Match for men in blue is scheduled for tomorrow against the black cap. Team India is all set to play the 2nd Warm-UP Match against the team New Zealand. The men in blue will play against the black caps after a very long time.
India played the T20 bilateral series against New Zealand on Indian soil just after the ICC T20 World Cup 2021. Team India won this series in a one-sided fashion.
India vs New Zealand: This will be the last chance for preparation
Team India will play their 1st match of the ICC T20 World Cup 2022 against Pakistan on October 23 in Melbourn Cricket Ground, Melbourn. Hence this will be the last chance to prepare for the mega competition.
India got the defeat against Pakistan in T20 World Cup 2021
India lost the 1st match ever in the World Cup against Pakistan during the T20 World Cup of 20221. The men in blue lost the match one-sided and also failed to make the position for the Semi-Finals. This will be another chance for the team to showcase their talent and entertain the fans with their cricketing skills.
The Squad of Both Teams
New Zealand squad: Kane Williamson (c), Tim Southee, Ish Sodhi, Mitchell Santner, Glenn Phillips, Jimmy Neesham, Daryl Mitchell, Adam Milne, Martin Guptill, Lockie Ferguson, Devon Conway, Mark Chapman, Michael Bracewell, Trent Boult, Finn Allen
India squad: Rohit Sharma (Captain), KL Rahul (vice-captain), Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Deepak Hooda, Rishabh Pant (wicket-keeper), Dinesh Karthik (wicket-keeper), Hardik Pandya, R. Ashwin, Yuzvendra Chahal, Axar Patel, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Harshal Patel, Arshdeep Singh, Mohammed Shami.