IND vs NZ Pitch Report: Indian cricket team and the New Zealand cricket team will take on each other on Sunday, January 29. Moreover, the match is going to take place at Ekana Sports City in Lucknow, India.
India are coming into this game after losing against New Zealand on Friday. New Zealand scored 176 runs while India scored 155 runs and New Zealand won the match by 21 runs.
Daryl Mitchell went on to win the man-of-the-match award against New Zealand in the first T20I. He scored 59 runs from 30 balls with a strike rate of 196.67.
Mitchell Santner picked up two wickets against India on Friday. He did so by giving away 11 runs in four overs with an economy rate of 2.75.
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Washington Sundar scored 50 runs against New Zealand on Friday. He did so from 28 balls with a strike rate of 178.57. Shubman Gill hit 5 fours and 3 sixes.
IND vs NZ Pitch Report
One of India’s most perfectly balanced playing surfaces is the one in Lucknow. The average score in the first innings is 157, which then reduces to 129 in the second innings. Once set on the field, the batters can go for the big shots and take the scoreboard big.
India vs New Zealand 2023 live match
India vs New Zealand match will be available on Star Sports channels. Moreover, the fixture can be watched on Star Sports 1 and Star Sports 1 HD channels.
India vs New Zealand Team Squads: IND vs NZ
India: Hardik Pandya (c), Suryakumar Yadav (vc), Ishan Kishan (wk), Ruturaj Gaikwad, Shubman Gill, Deepak Hooda, Rahul Tripathi, Jitesh Sharma (wk), Washington Sundar, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Arshdeep Singh, Umran Malik, Shivam Mavi, Prithvi Shaw, Mukesh Kumar.
New Zealand: Mitchell Santner (c), Finn Allen, Michael Bracewell, Mark Chapman, Dane Cleaver (wk), Devon Conway (wk), Jacob Duffy, Lockie Ferguson, Ben Lister, Daryl Mitchell, Glenn Phillips, Michael Rippon, Henry Shipley, Ish Sodhi, Blair Tickner.
How many T20 matches has New Zealand won?
New Zealand have won 10 T20 matches out of 23 matches against India.
India vs New Zealand live score
The live score of the cricket match is available on platforms like the BCCI website, Cricbuzz website, and app. It is also available on the ESPN Cricinfo platform.
Who can win the toss today for IND vs NZ?
Indian captain Hardik Pandya will likely win the toss.
How will the weather be during playtime?
The weather is expected to be clear during playtime.