IND vs NZ: Rachin Ravndra turns into Black Caps’ youngest debutant in Checks© AFP
Wellington Firebirds all-rounder Rachin Ravindra has change into the youngest New Zealand Check debutant since Ish Sodhi (Bangladesh, 2013), as New Zealand have been requested to bowl within the first Check in opposition to India in Kanpur. The 22-year-old will put on Check cap quantity 282 and bat at seven in a spin sturdy bowling line-up that includes Ajaz Patel, Will Somerville and pacemen Tim Southee and Kyle Jamieson. Ravindra was introduced his Check cap by Firebirds teammate Tom Blundell who has taken over the Check wicket-keeping gloves after BJ Watling’s retirement.
Will Younger will open the batting within the absence of the injured Devon Conway. The match is the primary for the BLACKCAPS within the new ICC World Check Championship cycle.
Within the first Check, Ajinkya Rahane might be main India in common skipper Virat Kohli’s absence and with Rahul now lacking, it is going to be all about Rahane and Cheteshwar Pujara rising to the problem within the middle-order.
India Taking part in XI: Shubman Gill, Mayank Agarwal, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane(c), Shreyas Iyer, Wriddhiman Saha(w), Ravindra Jadeja, Axar Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ishant Sharma, Umesh Yadav
New Zealand Taking part in XI: Kane Williamson (capt), Tom Blundell, Kyle Jamieson, Tom Latham, Henry Nicholls, Ajaz Patel, Rachin Ravindra, Will Somerville, Tim Southee, Ross Taylor, Will Younger
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