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India vs New Zealand 1st T20I at Wellington

India vs New Zealand 1st T20I at Wellington

Rohit Sharma stand in captain for India in the absence of their permanent skipper Virat Kohli, is quite happy with the way they played in the fifth ODI after subjecting to a hectic top order collapse that resulted in 18/4.

Dhoni, who has the most number of stumping to his name in global cricket with 190, was on every cricket fan's lips for his brilliant effort with the gloves to dismiss New Zealand's Jimmy Neesham in the fifth and final One-Day worldwide on Sunday.

On the other hand, wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant and all-rounder Krunal Pandya will join the Indian squad for the T20Is.

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On being questioned about his aggressive nature of play in the first powerplay, Dhawan said: "It is a change of mindset (more aggressive in power play) and also depends on wicket".

Also Read: 'How's the josh?' Team India is asked after winning New Zealand series.

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Guptill will return to Auckland to rest, with an eye to next week's ODI series against Bangladesh.

The live stream of the 1st T20I will be available on Hotstar, JioTV and Airtel TV.

India went on to win that match by 35 runs to clinch the five-match ODI series against New Zealand by a margin of 4-1.

"Rayudu was the last one to enter the race and it needed only a handful of good knocks to put him at the top of the queue". The first T20 will be played tomorrow (February 5) at Wellington.

The 37-year-old, who has the most number of stumping to his name in worldwide cricket with 190, once again showed his antics behind the stumps when he dismissed Jimmy Neesham during New Zealand's chase of 252 runs. Boult topped the rankings in January 2016, and is again on his way up, with only India fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah and Afghanistan leg-spinner Rashid Khan ahead of him.


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