The first T20 between India and New Zealand on 27 January.
A total of 3 T20 matches will be played between the two teams.
New Delhi: The first T20 match will be played today (January 27) between India and New Zealand (Ind vs Nz 1st T20). Both the teams will clash at the Jharkhand State Cricket Association (JSCA) ground, the home ground of former India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni. The matches will start from 7 pm. Once again Hardik Pandya will have the challenge of defeating New Zealand. In such a situation, if you want to know Ranchi’s pitch, pitch record, squad, then read our full news.
How will the mood of the pitch be?
Jharkhand’s ground is very beneficial for spinners. Here the bowlers get a lot of grip and turn and something similar is expected in the first T20 as well. Here the total of first innings remains around 160 runs. The average of the second innings remains around 110 only.
T20 International matches have been played 3 times on Ranchi’s pitch. During this, the team batting first has to face disappointment. In total 3 matches, the team batting later has won 2 times. Dew factor also works here. In such a situation, Team India would like to bowl first on this pitch.
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How will be the playing XI of both the teams:
Indian team: Shubman Gill, Ishaan Kishan (wicketkeeper), Rahul Tripathi, Suryakumar Yadav, Hardik Pandya (captain), Washington Sundar, Deepak Hooda, Umran Malik, Shivam Mavi, Kuldeep Yadav, Arshdeep Singh.
New Zealand team: Finn Allen, Devon Conway (wk), Mark Chapman, Glenn Phillips, Daryl Mitchell, Michael Bracewell, Mitchell Santner (c), Lockie Ferguson, Jacob Duffy, Henry Shipley, Blair Tickner
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FIRST PUBLISHED : January 27, 2023, 08:32 IST