Thursday, February 20, 2020

India vs New zealand first test match preview and playing 11

India vs New Zealand first test match

India Vs New Zealand First Test match will be played on 24 February. This match will start at 4 am according to the time of India. India beat New Zealand 5–0 in the played T20 series and New Zealand beat India 3–0 in the One Day International series, it is very difficult to say which team wins the Test series.
India vs New Zealand first test match
India Vs New Zealand 

India Vs New Zealand Test Stats

If you talk about India vs New Zealand Test Stats then India looks like a strong team. But we should not forget that we are still playing matches in the land of New Zealand where it is very difficult to beat New Zealand. New Zealand is a strong team and has the power to ever return to the match.

Between India and New Zealand, 57 Test matches have been played so far in which India has defeated New Zealand 21 times and 10 times New Zealand has defeated India and 26 Test matches have been drawn. India is the No.1 team in Tests and India is also No.1 in the Test Championship Points table.

India has played 3 Test series so far for the Test Championship, in which Team India has played 7 matches and India has named all the matches. India team ranked No. 1 in the Test Championship points table with 360 points. New Zealand has played 2 Test series so far in which they have played 5 matches in which they have won only one match and the team from New Zealand with 60 points is at number 6 in the points table of the test championship.

Playing 11 For the first Test Match 

India Playing 11 for the first test match

Prithvi Shaw, Mayank Agarwal, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli (C), Ajinkya Rahane, Hanuma Vihari, Rishabh Pant (WK), Ravindra Jadeja, Shardul Thakur, Mohammed Shami, Ishant Sharma, and Jasprit Bumhra.

New Zealand Playing 11 for the first test match

Tom Blundell, Tom Latham, Kane Williamson (C), Ross Taylor, Henry Nicholls, BJ Watling (WK), Colin de Grandhomme, Ajaz Patel, Trent Boult, Tim Southee, and Neil Wagner / Kyle Jamieson.

Team India Opener

Mayank Aggarwal and Prithvi shaw
Mayank Aggarwal and Prithvi shaw
Team India openers


You can see Mayank Aggarwal and Prithvi Shaw opening in the first match. After Rohit Sharma's injury, Prithvi Shaw has got a chance to play in Team India, on the other hand, Mayank Aggarwal has got a chance in Team India in place of Shikhar Dhawan, who has been running for a long time in the Test match. Mayank Aggarwal showed very good performances in the last series and Prithvi Shaw has also shown his best in domestic matches.

Team India Middle-order

You will see Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli (C), and Ajinkya Rahane in Team India's middle order. Cheteshwar Pujara had shown very good performances in the warm-up match. Cheteshwar Pujara is performing very well. Pujara will have a lot of hope for Team India to perform well for Team India and help Team India to win the Test series.

Team India Lower-order and Wicket-keeper


Hanuma Vihari and Rishabh Pant will play in the team's India lower order. Hanuma Vihari and Rishab Pant played well in the warm-up match played. The first match from both players is expected to be good.

Team India Bowlers

Ravindra Jadeja, Mohammed Shami, Jasprit Bumrah, and Ishant Sharma will take care of Team India's bowling.