India vs New Zealand official team squad for the Champions Trophy 3rd Warm up match and according to the latest news regarding Cricket Champions Trophy practice matches scenario, Yuvraj Singh will not appear in the Champions Trophy 2017 3rd Warm Up match against New Zealand.
India vs New Zealand Match Timings & All Details – Warm Up Game
The match timings of India vs New Zealand has been updated for the cricket fans especially Indian fans who are looking forward to watch their favorite team live in action. According to Indian Standard Time, the 3rd “Warm Up Match” between Indian & New Zealand will be started at 03:00.
- Event: Champions Trophy 2017 Warm Ups
- Match: 3rd Warm Up
- Teams: India vs New Zealand
- Time: 09:30 GMT | 15:00 IST | 11:30 Local
- Date: 28th May, 2017
- Venue: Kennington Oval, London
India vs New Zealand Squad – Practice Match – Champions Trophy
As mentioned above in the very 1st paragraph of this article, Yuvraj Singh is not a part of playing XI against New Zealand in warm up match to be played at Kennington Oval, London as he will miss the appearance and the reason is so valid because he is suffering from fever, while Rohit Sharma will be playing in the scheduled game. Rohit and Yuvraj, both of them are ready to play against Bangladesh to be played on 30th May, 2017.
According to the officials of BCCI (Board of Control of Cricket India), regarding the statement of Yuvraj health and report based medically, Singh is making a steady progress for recovery from “Viral Fever”. The doctors and the concerned medical team advised Yuvraj Singh to take rest as much as he can. The steady progress of Yuvraj Singh from viral fever is confirmed by the India’ official medical team.
MS Dhoni will be definintely appearing in the match against New Zealand, Virat Kohli captain will be also part of Playing XI obviously. Rohit Sharm is back, Ajinkya Rahane and Ravichandran will be also playing for the Indian cricket team in the game against New Zealand. Shikhar Dhawan, Hardik Pandya and Ravindra Jadeja are also in the list of players who will peform against New Zealand.
India vs New Zealand Official Teams Squad
India Playing Squad XI: Dinesh Karthik, MS Dhoni (wk), Rohit Sharma, Ravindra Jadeja, Virat Kohli (c), Shikhar Dhawan, Ajinkya Rahane, Ravichandran Ashwin, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Kedar Jadhav, Umesh Yadav, Mohammed Shami, Jasprit Bumrah, Hardik Pandya.
New Zealand Squad Playing XI: Jeetan Patel, Ross Taylor, Tim Southee, Luke Ronchi (wk), Neil Broom, Martin Guptill, Kane Williamson (c), Mitchell McClenaghan, Adam Milne, Colin de Grandhomme, Trent Boult, Tom Latham, Corey Anderson, James Neesham, Mitchell Santner
The Indian team is trying to make their team squad to go for Warm-Up according to the upcoming conditions and matches in which arch rival clash against Pakistan is also included. This kind of combination for the warm up will be helpful to the group matches as well and that’s why the Indian side will go with the same squad to give players a huge confidence and awareness about the pitch conditions.
On the counter side, the New Zealanders will go with a different squad consisted of too many experienced and young players. Jeetan Patel and Luke Ronchi are the confirmed players. Neil Broom, Martin Guptill and Trent Boult are the solid part of New Zealand team for the couple of last matches.
Corey Anderson, James Neesham and Mitchell Santner will be also playing against India in the 3rd Warm up match of ICC Cricket Champions Trophy 2017 to be played at Birmingham. Kane Williamson, the captain looks quite confident with his own selective players that also includes Adam Milne and Tom Lathan.