Last Update on: October 19th, 2022 at 12:12 pm
New Zealand takes on India in their second warm-up game on October 19, Wednesday. The match begins from 1.30 pm IST which is 6 pm local time. The Kiwis lost their first warm-up game against the Proteas. India, on the other hand, defeated South Africa in their warm-up game.
The super 12 round begins on October 22 with the first match between Australia and New Zealand- the finalists of last year’s T20 World Cup. The ICC T20 World Cup 2022 final will be played on November 13. Australia are also the defending champions of the tournament who defeated New Zealand in the last year’s T20 World Cup final.
The Kiwis had a forgetful pouting in the first game. The side was bowled out for just 98 with none of the batters scoring over 30. They have a lot to prepare ahead of their campaign opener against Australia.
Meanwhile, The Kiwis have had the wood over the Indians in the last few years in ICC tournaments They defeated them in the 2016 T20 World Cup game. Next, they defeated them in the 2019 semifinal and also the IC Test Championship final. The Kiwis also defeated India in the last T20 World Cup game. In this article, we predict their likely playing XI for the game against India.
India vs New Zealand: New Zealand’s Predicted Playing XI Against India- ICC T20 World Cup 2022 Warm Up Match
The senior batter scored just 26 in the previous game. Guptill is among the top three highest scorers in T20I cricket and needs to have a good tournament.