India vs New Zealand 1st T20 Match 27th January 2023 Since the name of the player is yet to be declared, Hardik Pandya will probably play the role of captain for the Indian T20 squad in the series whereas Kane Williamson will take charge of New Zealand. Hardik Pandya is an all-rounder and proved himself in the shortest format of the game when India visited New Zealand in 2022.
India vs New Zealand 1st T20 Match
The T20 series between India and New Zealand 2023 will take place with the 1st T20I which will be held on Jan 27, Fri at JSCA International Stadium Complex, Ranchi. Then both the teams will move to Lucknow in order to play the 2nd T20I on Jan 29, Sun at Bharat Ratna Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee Ekana Cricket Stadium, Lucknow. Eventually, the final match of the series will be fought at Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad on Feb 01, Wed.
Ind vs NZ 1st T20 Squad India- Hardik Pandya (Captain), Suryakumar Yadav (vice-captain), Ishan Kishan (wk), Ruturaj Gaikwad, Shubman Gill, Deepak Hooda, Rahul Tripathi, Jitesh Sharma (wk), Washington Sundar, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Arshdeep Singh, Umran Malik, Shivam Mavi, Prithvi Shaw, Mukesh Kumar.
Ind vs NZ 1st T20 Squad New Zealand- Mitchell Santner (C), Finn Allen, Michael Bracewell, Mark Chapman, Devon Conway, Dane Cleaver, Jacob Duffy, Lockie Ferguson, Ben Lister, Daryl Mitchell, Glenn Phillips, Michael Rippon, Henry Shipley, Ish Sodhi, Blair Tickner.