India tour to New Zealand T20I begins today

The clash of two titans India and New Zealand has commenced. The tour of the Indian team to New Zealand will take place in Jaipur. The ICC T20 World cup that marked Australia to take the trophy home was a very cut-throat competition both teams were eagerly wanting get the T20 trophy. India on the other hand was criticized for such a play on Dubai soil but now is the time to prove what a team India is. This match will last up to three days in different locations Ranchi and Kolkata and then the test series will begin in Ranchi and Mumbai. New Zealand has been a strong competitor and when clashed with India mostly won or would be a draw. In the captaincy of Rohit Sharma, things might take turns and the men in blue will win but New Zealand would be in a revenge mode to win the matches as they lost the finals of the ICC T20 world cup from Australia.

The series will mark the start of the Rohit Sharma-Rahul Dravid Era in T20 internationals. Virat Kohli is no longer the captain of the team in T20 internationals. Rohit Sharma has taken over the captaincy, while KL Rahul will be the vice-captain. For the upcoming three-match T20 series, Virat Kohli has been rested and Ishan Kishan is likely to play at number three position. Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul are expected to be the openers, while Suryakumar Yadav, Rishabh Pant, and Venkatesh Iyer will make their presence felt in the middle-order.

Let the battle begin.