India and New Zealand team reached Indore for the third ODI
Cricket lovers gathered outside the airport
India ahead 2-0 in the series
New Delhi. India and New Zealand (India vs New Zealand) team reached Indore on Sunday for the third and final match of the ongoing series of one-day matches. This match is to be played on Tuesday (January 24) at Holkar Stadium in the city. An official of the Madhya Pradesh Cricket Association (MPCA) said that both the teams reached Indore’s Devi Ahilyabai Holkar International Airport in a special flight from Raipur, from where they were taken to the hotel by bus.
According to eyewitnesses, many cricket lovers had gathered at the airport to have a glimpse of the players of both the teams. The police had made strong security arrangements there. The MPCA official said that the New Zealand team will reach the Holkar Stadium on Monday (January 23) for practice in the afternoon session, while the Indian team can reach the stadium on Monday evening as part of an optional training session.
Significantly, in the second one-day match played in Raipur on Saturday (January 21), India’s fast bowling attack demolished New Zealand’s weak batting line-up, giving the hosts an eight-wicket victory and a three-match series. Had taken an unbeatable 2-0 lead.
FIRST PUBLISHED : January 22, 2023, 19:49 IST