Indian team touches down in Auckland ahead of ODI series against New Zealand

The Indian cricket team on Sunday touched base in Auckland for their upcoming limited overs series against New Zealand, starting 23 January.

Press Trust of India, Jan 20, 2019 20:45:23 IST

Auckland: The Indian cricket team on Sunday touched base in Auckland for their upcoming limited overs series against New Zealand, starting 23 January.

The Indian team will play five ODIs and three T20 Internationals during their three-week stay in the country.

The BCCI uploaded a small video of Indian cricketers coming out of the Auckland airport, amidst cheers from a small but vocal pack of Indian supporters.

The likes of Kedar Jadhav and Dinesh Karthik were seen signing autographs as the loudest cheer was reserved for skipper Virat Kohli and his wife Anushka Sharma.

The Indian team will leave for Napier on Monday morning where the first ODI will be played on Wednesday.

The subsequent ODIs will be played in Tauranga (26 and 28 January), Hamilton (31 January) and Wellington (3 February).

The three T20s will be played in Wellington (6 February), Auckland (8 February) and Hamilton (10 February).

The ODI matches will start at 7:30 am IST while the three T20Is will start at 12:30 pm IST.

Updated Date: Jan 20, 2019 20:45:23 IST






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2 New Zealand 2829 109
3 South Africa 2917 108
4 England 3778 105
5 Australia 2640 98
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2 India 7071 122
3 New Zealand 4837 112
4 Australia 5543 111
5 South Africa 5193 110
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3 South Africa 4196 262
4 India 8099 261
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