IND vs NZ: India suffered a big blow during the third match, this player was dropped from the team

New Delhi: India made a 3-0 clean sweep of the visiting team in the three-match ODI series against New Zealand, winning the match at the Holkar Stadium in Indore by 90 runs. In the middle of the third match, such news has come to the fore for Team India, which can increase the troubles for ...
 

New Delhi: India made a 3-0 clean sweep of the visiting team in the three-match ODI series against New Zealand, winning the match at the Holkar Stadium in Indore by 90 runs. In the middle of the third match, such news has come to the fore for Team India, which can increase the troubles for the upcoming T20 series captain Hardik Pandya. After the end of the three-match ODI series, now Team India has to play T20 series against New Zealand from 27 January. Hardik Pandya has been made the captain of the T20 team for these three-match series. But even before the start of this series, opener Rituraj Gaikwad has become a concern for them.

For some time now, Indian young opener Rituraj Gaikwad has become an important part of the T20 team. According to the news of a media reports, these days Gaikwad is troubled by his wrist pain and for this he has gone to NCA. Recently, he scored 8 runs in the first innings and 0 runs in the second innings during the Ranji Trophy match against Hyderabad. The batsman, who plays for Maharashtra in the Ranji Trophy, has informed the BCCI medical team about pain in his right wrist. He has told that during the match he suddenly started feeling pain in his wrist. Keeping his pain in mind, he has been sent to NCA.

Golden chance for Prithvi Shaw

The T20 series between India and New Zealand will start from 27 January. If Rituraj Gaikwad is not fully fit then Prithvi Shaw can be seen opening for the Indian team in this series. After a long time, he has been made a part of Team India for this series. Prithvi Shaw played his last match in limited overs from India in 2021 on the tour of Sri Lanka. Already India’s middle order batsman Shreyas Iyer is training at NCA. He was ruled out of the three-match ODI series against New Zealand due to his back injury. Let us tell you that Shreyas Iyer has been made a part of the team for the first two Test matches against Australia to be held next month. The series will start from 9 February.

Gaikwad is passing through excellent form

Even though Gaikwad could not perform well against Hyderabad in the Ranji Trophy match, everyone is talking about his batting these days. In the same tournament, he scored a brilliant 195 against Tamil Nadu. At the same time, before this, he had also played fiery half-century innings against Andhra Pradesh and Saurashtra team. In his last 10 matches, Gaikwad has scored 5 centuries and 2 half-centuries while batting tremendously. During this, an unbeaten double century has also been seen with his bat.

Let us tell you that the first match of T20 series will be played on January 27 at Ranchi ground.

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