Before the match against New Zealand, Team India appeared in a mood of fun. Team India enjoyed volleyball on Friday. BCCI shared its video from its official account. In this video players are seen playing volleyball. Dhoni, who was made the mentor of Team India in the T20 World Cup, also enjoyed volleyball with the players of Team India. Apart from Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Team India captain Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer Nazar, Rohit Sharma, KL Rahul, Hardik Pandya, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Rahul Chahar and Varun Chakraborty are seen in this video.
BCCI tweeted and wrote, ‘Team India playing a game of beach volleyball on holiday’. Significantly, Team India started its campaign in the T20 World Cup with a match against Pakistan. Team India got a crushing defeat by 10 wickets in this match. Batting first, Team India scored 151 runs. Thanks to the fifties of Pakistan captain Babar Azam and Mohammad Rizwan, Pakistan easily achieved this target without losing a wicket.
Pakistan beat New Zealand by 5 wickets in their second match. The next match between India and New Zealand will be played on 31 October. It’s a do or die match for both the teams. Both the teams will try to get back on track with a win. Pakistan are top of their group and their chances of reaching the semi-finals are very high.