Watch India vs New Zealand 1st ODI live streaming (IND vs NZ 1st ODI Live streaming), India vs New Zealand live scorecard with preview and prediction of the match. The opening match of India tour of New Zealand is scheduled to be played today at Napier. See India vs New Zealand live streaming scorecard on CricXpert, the ultimate place providing exclusive coverage of India tour of New Zealand.
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See some interesting facts about both contenders playing series in New Zealand. India vs New Zealand is a contest between ODI leading side (India) and a side standing at 8th position in ICC ODI ranking, but at the same time New Zealand is full of confidence side after their dominating play against West Indies. Some record making performances have been witnessed in the most recent series of New Zealand by the host side that makes this series a thrilling and full of excitement game. Watch India vs New Zealand 1st ODI live streaming (IND vs NZ live 1st ODI streaming) for the ultimate excitement expected in today’s opening match.
India and New Zealand meets in Napier’s small cricket ground where a record of fastest century has been made by the New Zealand player. Now, New Zealand will play against world’s top ranked and recognized to be best batting side in the world. So, the opening match of the series is expected to be a high scouring game in Napier. Watch ball by ball updates of the opening match with India vs New Zealand 1st ODI live streaming scorecard on CricXpert.
India is going to start its New Zealand tour with ODI on Sunday at Napier. This series will mean quite a lot for both teams. For India, it will be a great opportunity to practice on some of the upcoming World Cup venues. Most of the fresh blood in Indian cricket team would be touring New Zealand for the very first time in their life. This tour will provide sufficient experience to them for playing on variety of conditions away from home. Today’s first game is going to be a huge contest for what millions of Indian cricket fans are waiting for a long time. Watch India vs New Zealand 1st ODI live streaming for the live updates of the match. Catch ball by ball updates of the opening match live at CricXpert.
India has plenty of concerns going into the series. The major issue is related to fixing problems in middle order. Yuvraj Singh has been dropped after his poor show at home. Suresh Raina is also out of touch. It is the time to decide the number 4 slot in the batting. It can be occupied with several options. Ajinkya Rahane showed some tough character during test series against South Africa. He is pressurizing the selectors for his inclusion. India are also taking along Ambati Rayudu on the tour who hasn’t yet played much cricket. They may also try a bowling all-rounder in the form of Stuart Binny. His inclusion may sacrifice the spin option of R Ashwin. All these considerations have to be analyzed deeply by Indian selectors. Watch India vs New Zealand live streaming (IND vs NZ 1st ODI live streaming) on CricXpert for online updates, news, and updates.
The issues of India are not limited to batting only. They have their worries in their bowling department too that is lacking the obvious fire power to attack the opposition. Death bowling is especially faulty as all the bowlers have leaked plenty of runs in the past few series against Australia, West Indies, and South Africa. Muhammad Shami is the only ray of hope for Indians as he has bowled well with reasonable wickets under his name. His short height lets the ball skid through the surface, causing lot of difficulties for batsmen.
The pitch seems to be hard and dry. It will offer some assistance for fast bowlers with the new ball. The winds will add fuel to fire of fast bowlers. However, as the swing ends after around 15 overs, you must be ready for carnage by batsmen. This pitch will provide balance between bat and ball. The weather conditions are pleasant with highest temperature around 27 degrees and low around 15 degrees Celsius. New Zealand is coming from ODI series against West Indies that was drawn. New Zealand managed to win the T20 series. They are carrying nice momentum going into the series. Their confidence will be high having some sort of balance in their side as compared to the woes faced by India.
New Zealand will look to exploit the conditions at Napier by playing with four seamers. Adam Milne will lead the attack with his high pace and accuracy. Tim Southee and Kyle Mills will also look to support their premier bowler. India’s top order struggled for form in South Africa. They will have to assess the conditions in New Zealand to have chances of defending their title again. Enjoy watching cricket online on web using your portable and handheld devices. Watch India vs New Zealand 1st ODI live streaming scorecard (IND vs NZ 1st ODI live streaming) with live updates, reports, preview, match predictions and much more. CricXpert is recognized to be the platform for timely updates of all cricketing events especially when it comes to Indian cricket side.