T20 Series 2021, IND vs NZ: The first match of the three-match T20 series will be played between the Indian team and New Zealand on Wednesday. This is the first series of both the teams after the T20 World Cup. Both the teams are very strong at the moment and will try to take the lead in the series by winning the first match. The captaincy of the Indian team has come in the hands of Rohit Sharma and the team will take to the field with renewed vigor. However, New Zealand’s team is also the runner-up of the T20 World Cup and is running in excellent form. In such a situation, this series can be very challenging for Team India. Let’s take a look at the schedule of this series.
New Zealand got a setback before the series
Before this series, New Zealand has suffered a major setback. Regular captain Kane Williamson will not play in the T20 series. In such a situation, Tim Southee has been given the command of New Zealand in his place. He has decided to withdraw from the T20 series to focus on the Test series against India.
When and where will the T20 series matches be played?
The first match of the three-match T20 series between India and New Zealand will be played on November 17 at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur. The second match will be played on November 19, which will be played at JSCA International Stadium in Ranchi. The last match of the series will be played on November 21 at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata. All these matches will be played from 7:00 pm.
India squad for T20 series
Rohit Sharma (Captain), KL Rahul (Vice-Captain), Ruturaj Gaikwad, Shreyas Iyer, Suryakumar Yadav, Rishabh Pant (WK), Ishan Kishan (WK), Venkatesh Iyer, Yuzvendra Chahal, R Ashwin, Axar Patel, Avesh Khan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Deepak Chahar, Harshal Patel, Mohammad Siraj.
New Zealand squad for T20 series
Tim Southee (Captain), Todd Astle, Trent Boult, Mark Chapman, Devon Conway, Lockie Ferguson, Martin Guptill, Kyle Jamieson, Adam Milne, Daryl Mitchell, Jimmy Neesham, Glenn Phillips, Mitchell Santner, Tim Seifert, Ish Sodhi.
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