India vs New Zealand: Kane Williamson set to return as Black Caps add Ish Sodhi, Blair Tickner to squad for third ODI
Grappling with injuries to a number of players, New Zealand on Monday added leg spinner Ish Sodhi and pacer Blair Tickner to their squad ahead of the third ODI against India.
India vs New Zealand: Hamish Bennett recalled to hosts' squad after three years; Colin de Grandhomme, Tom Bruce to share series
The 32-year-old Bennett has not played for New Zealand since a one-day international against Bangladesh in 2017
Kane Williamson's New Zealand have drafted in two debutants — all-rounder Daryl Mitchell and right-arm pacer Blair Tickner — in the T20 squad besides all-rounder Scott Kuggeleijen, who has played just one T20 and wicketkeeper Tim Seifert (8 T20s).
India A vs New Zealand A: Ravikumar Samarth scores unbeaten fifty as rain-affected 2nd unofficial Test ends in draw
Young Karnataka batsman Ravikumar Samarth's unbeaten half-century was the only highlight for India A in their rain-affected second 'unofficial Test' against New Zealand A, which ended in a draw.
India A vs New Zealand A: Hamish Rutherford's ton helps hosts post strong response after visitors declare on 467/8
Parthiv Patel top-scored with 94 before India A declared at 467 for eight, but their bowlers struggled in the face of New Zealand's strong response in the unofficial first Test at Mount Maunganui on Saturday.
India A vs New Zealand A: Prithvi Shaw, Hanuma Vihari and Parthiv Patel slam fifties on opening day of first unofficial Test
At stumps on the opening day, India A scored 340 for five with Australia bound opener Shaw (62, 88 balls), middle-order batsman Vihari (86, 150 balls) and making a comeback Parthiv Patel (79 batting, 111 balls) utilised the opportunity to the fullest.