An emotional tribute to Martin Crowe was read out by Alan Wilkins. The entire stadium stood up in memory of the New Zealand cricket legend. Martin Guptill, who will soon walk out to open the batting for the visitors was in tears as the cricketing fraternity remembered his idol.
-Dhoni has hurt his thumb while trying to catch the Ravindra Jadeja delivery down Corey Anderson’s leg side.
-Suresh Raina dived to stop the ball, turned back and threw it at the stumps
-New Zealand 100 runs on 17.2 overs.
New Zealand Innings–
Fall of Wickets–
6-1 (Martin Guptill, 0.2), 13-2 (Colin Munro, 1.3), 35-3 (Kane Williamson, 6.5), 61-4 (Ross Taylor, 11.3), 89-5 (Corey Anderson, 15.4), 98-6 (Mitchell Santner, 16.4), 114-7 (Grant Elliott, 19.3)
New Zealand Bowling-
Kane Williamson, New Zealand skipper has won the toss and elected to bat.VCA Stadium in Nagpur.
Here are the Playing XI of India and New Zealand
India Playing XI: Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, Suresh Raina, Yuvraj Singh, MS Dhoni (w/c), Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ashish Nehra, Jasprit Bumrah
New Zealand Playing XI: Kane Williamson (c), Martin Guptill, Colin Munro, Ross Taylor, Corey Anderson, Grant Elliott, Luke Ronchi(w), Mitchell Santner, Nathan McCullum, Adam Milne, Ish Sodhi