After losing the T20 World Cup final at the hands of Australia, the New Zealand team reached Jaipur by chartered flight. Due to the transfer from Bio Bubble to Bio Bubble, the New Zealand team will not have to stay in Quarantine. The first T20 match between India and New Zealand will be played on Wednesday. An official of the Rajasthan Cricket Association said, ‘They reached here in the evening and they will be examined as per protocol. The team will practice from Tuesday.
Three T20 Internationals and two Test matches will be played in the series between India and New Zealand. T20 International matches will be held on November 17, 19 and 21. These matches will be held in Jaipur, Ranchi and Kolkata. At the same time, the first Test match will be played in Kanpur from November 25. The second match of the series will be held in Mumbai from December 3 to 7.
The 16-man Indian squad for the T20I series against New Zealand is as follows:
Rohit Sharma (capt), KL Rahul, 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 and Mohammad Siraj.