New Zealand (NZ) and India (IND) will be facing each other in the 15th T20 World Cup 2022 warm-up match at Brisbane Cricket Ground in Brisbane on Wednesday. New Zealand a big defeat against South Africa in the first warm-up game after their disappointing loss against Pakistan in the T20I Tri-Series Final at home last week. New Zealand were bowled out on just 98/10 while batting first against the Proteas and then bowlers struggled for wickets as the Proteas ease to a big nine-wicket win in just 11.2 overs.
India pulled back a comeback win against Australia in their first warm-up game after losing the second practice game against Western Australia. KL Rahul and Suryakumar Yadav scored fifties to help Inida score a big 186/7 total while batting first. Australia were ona track to chase the target but Indian bowlers put impressive spells in the death overs to register a narrow six wicket win.
Probable Playing XI
Devon Conway, Finn Allen, MJ Guptill, Kane Williamson(C), Michael Bracewell, James Neesham, Mitchell Santner, Glenn Phillips, Trent Boult, Tim Southee, Ish Sodhi
Bench : DJ Mitchell, MS Chapman, LH Ferguson, AF Milne
Rohit Sharma(C), Virat Kohli, SA Yadav, KL Rahul, HH Pandya, Axar Patel, Dinesh Karthik, B Kumar, M Shami, Yuzvendra Chahal, Arshdeep Singh
Bench : Rishabh Pant, S Iyer, Ravichandran Ashwin, Deepak Hooda, HV Patel, Ravi Bishnoi, Shardul Thakur, Saurabh Kumar
Injury and availability news
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The pitch at the famous Gabba stadium has a batting-friendly surface in t20 games. India scored 186 runs while batting first and Australia managed to score 180 runs in return in the last game played here so fans can expect another high-scoring clash on Wednesday.
Rohit Sharma scored only 18 runs from three warm-up games and can be a risky captaincy choice for this fixture.
This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team, consider the points mentioned and make your own decision.