Indian fans woke upward on the welcome news regarding Sanju Samson and Umran Malik obtaining their first ODI in New Zealand in Auckland following warming the benches regarding the entire T20I sequence. The Indian team management had been criticised heavily because of not offering a single game for you to Samson and Malik in this three-match T20I series, which won 1-0. Hardik Pandya is the captain of the part but he has these days gone back home down with a few other individuals like Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Siraj in addition to Ishan Kishan. Shikhar Dhawan has consumed within the Indian captaincy regarding the ODI series in addition to he immediately brought Samson and Malik to the XI.
Malik was one of many a couple of Indian cricketers making his or her ODI debuts in Auckland upon Friday. The other one particular was Arshdeep Singh, that has fast-risen to be go-to seamers in limited-overs cricket following his exploits in T20I cricket this year.
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Arshdeep was given over his ODI limitation by skipper Dhawan even though Umran was handed his ODI cap by bowling instructor Sairaj Bahutule, who, like mind coach VVS Laxman in addition to batting coach Hrishikesh Kanitkar, is definitely stepping in for India’s regular support staff guided Rahul Dravid.
BCCI shared a good video on Twitter regarding the cap presentation service, in which Laxman had been seen making announcements in regards to the debuts. Dhawan walked approximately Arshdeep, handed him this ODI cap and inquired him to do his or her customary ‘kabaddi style’ party. Next in line had been Umran Malik. The tearaway quick was presented his cap by means of Bahutule but such had been the excitement coupled with nervousness with the event which will Malik overlooked the occurrence of the cameraperson directly behind him filming the second. If it weren’t regarding Malik’s teammates who yelled “Are camera udhar hai (The camera is there),” Malik could have started off his ODI career by means of colliding with the cameraperson.
While playing Samson in addition to Malik is a wonderful move, this left India’s bowling a good bit thin. As India made the decision to pick both Rishabh Pant and Samson in the XI, there was no area for Deepak Hooda, meaning at this time there was not a soul who could chup with some overs if needed. The 5 bowling options for India were Washington Sundar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Shardul Thakur, Arshdeep Singh and Umran Malik.
New Zealand XI: Finn Allen, Devon Conway, Kane Williamson (captain), Tom Latham, Daryl Mitchell, Glenn Phillips, Mitchell Santner, Adam Milne, Tim Southee, Matt Henry, Lockie Ferguson.
India XI: Shikhar Dhawan (captain), Shubman Gill, Rishabh Pant, Shreyas Iyer, Suryakumar Yadav, Sanju Samson, Washington Sundar, Shardul Thakur, Umran Malik, Arshdeep Singh, Yuzvendra Chahal.