The first ODI between India and New Zealand will be played in Hyderabad.
Team India will have to be careful with Devon Conway
New Delhi: After clean sweeping Sri Lanka in ODI series, Team India is ready to play ODI series against New Zealand. Today (Wednesday) Team India will start the ODI series. Team India will be eyeing to win the ODI series against New Zealand. However, New Zealand’s veteran batsman Devon Conway can become dangerous for Team India. He did amazing batting in the ODI series against Pakistan.
Devon Conway was the ‘Player of the Series’ in the ODI series against Pakistan. He is running in excellent form. He was dismissed on the very first ball in the first ODI against Pakistan. Conway made a tremendous comeback in the second ODI and scored a century. He played an excellent inning of 101 runs in 92 balls. During his innings, he hit 13 fours and 1 six. New Zealand won the second ODI by 79 runs.
Conway played a brilliant half-century in the third ODI. He scored 52 runs in 65 balls with the help of 1 six and 5 fours. On the basis of his performance, he was also elected ‘Player of the Series’.
Batting best on Indian pitches:
Devon Conway has good experience of batting on Indian pitches. Conway had batted well for Chennai Super Kings in the IPL last year. Initially he was not given chances. But when he was included in the playing eleven, he batted well. Conway scored 252 runs in 7 matches at a strike rate of 145.66, with a highest score of 87.
Team India has to be careful!
The Indian team will have to be careful with Devon Conway to win the ODI series. Devon Conway was dismissed twice by Naseem Shah in 3 matches. In view of this, Rohit Sharma can adopt the strategy of fast bowling against him.
FIRST PUBLISHED : January 18, 2023, 09:14 IST