Disappointed with T20 series loss but lots of positives from NZ tour: Rohit

Disappointed with T20 series loss but lots of positives from NZ tour: Rohit

Sunday, 10 February 2019 | PTI | Hamilton

India captain Rohit Sharma said his team will return home with lots of positives despite a "disappointing" 1-2 defeat in the three-match T20 series. India savoured a historic Test and ODI bilateral series win in Australia before recording their biggest ODI series win on New Zealand soil. A first ever T20 series...

India aim for strong comeback after Wellington hiding

India aim for strong comeback after Wellington hiding

Thursday, 07 February 2019 | PTI | Auckland

A strong comeback will be expected from India after the hammering from New Zealand in the series-opener when the two teams square-up in the second T20 International at Eden Park here on Friday. After suffering their biggest loss in T20 Internationals in terms of runs on Wednesday night, India don't have...

Seifert isn't worrying much about World Cup chances

Seifert isn't worrying much about World Cup chances

Wednesday, 06 February 2019 | PTI | Wellington

He knocked the daylight out of Indian bowlers in the first T20I with an explosive half-century but opener Tim Seifert says he isn't losing his sleep over his World Cup chances. The wicket-keeper batsman blasted a 43-ball 84 to lay the foundation of New Zealand's 219-6 against India at the Westpac...

Conceding runs in middle overs became crucial: Krunal Pandya

Conceding runs in middle overs became crucial: Krunal Pandya

Wednesday, 06 February 2019 | PTI | Wellington

Fielding restrictions in the first six Powerplay overs is challenging for any bowler but according to Krunal Pandya it was the middle overs that proved costly during India's 80-run loss to New Zealand in the first T20 International. "In the Powerplay as well as in the middle overs also, we gave...

1st T20 International: New Zealand crush India by 80 runs

1st T20 International: New Zealand crush India by 80 runs

Wednesday, 06 February 2019 | PTI | Wellington

A below-par India slumped to their worst ever defeat in T20 Internationals as New Zealand outclassed the visitors in all departments to win the first match of the series by a comprehensive 80-run margin here Wednesday. Batting first, unheralded keeper-batsman Tim Seifert took the Indian bowling apart  blasting 84 off 43...

India win toss, elect to bowl against New Zealand

India win toss, elect to bowl against New Zealand

Wednesday, 06 February 2019 | PTI | Wellington

Indian captain Rohit Sharma won the toss and elected to bowl in the first T20 International against New Zealand here Wednesday. Teams: India: Rohit Sharma (c), Shikhar Dhawan, Rishabh Pant, Vijay Shankar, Dinesh Karthik, MS Dhoni (wk), Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Khaleel Ahmed. New Zealand: Kane Williamson (c), Colin...

Excited to test NZ's bench strength in T20 series against India: Williamson

Excited to test NZ's bench strength in T20 series against India: Williamson

Tuesday, 05 February 2019 | PTI | Wellington

The deflating ODI loss behind him, New Zealand captain Kane Williamson Tuesday said he is excited about the prospect of testing unheralded players against a "top" team like India in the T20 series starting Wednesday. New Zealand have drafted in two debutants -- all-rounder Daryl Mitchell and right-arm pacer Blair Tickner...

World Cup countdown: Time for Pant to make strong case in New Zealand T20s

World Cup countdown: Time for Pant to make strong case in New Zealand T20s

Tuesday, 05 February 2019 | PTI | Wellington

They have hit the homestretch of a memorable three-month tour and a rampant India will be fancying another series win when they clash with under pressure hosts New Zealand in the opening T20 International here on Wednesday. While regular skipper Virat Kohli is getting the much-needed rest, the Rohit Sharma-led squad...

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