Match Preview: India vs New Zealand 3rd ODI Green Park, Kanpur 2017
Final and 3rd ODI of the series between India and New Zealand will be played on 29th October 2018 at Green Park, Kanpur. This will be the deciding match of the series as New Zealand and India has leveled on 1-1, winning the 1st and 2nd ODI respectively at Mumbai and Pune. After losing the first match by 6 wickets at Mumbai India came back strongly to Pune and won the match by 6 wickets.
This will be the first day-night ODI match hosted by Green Park. Total of 14 ODI has been played here and India has won seven matches of the last nine matches at Green Park.
New Zealand has never won an ODI bilateral series against India in India. This will be the chance they can capitalize and they had well adapted the condition and their players look in good form.
Teams will be feel relief by the weather at Kanpur, opposite of humidity at Pune and Mumbai. Early winter winds may help the pacer, while no grass can be seen on the pitch. Kanpur’s pitch is not favorable for pacers but the weather may give them some relief.
There is merely any chance of the change in playing XI for India. On the other side, New Zealand may replace Adam Milne with the leg-spinner Ish Sodhi as no grass on the pitch.
Match Details: 3rd ODI India vs New Zealand 2017Venue: Green Park, Kanpur
Date: 29th October 2017
Time: 01:30 PM (IST) / 08:00 AM (GMT) / 01:30 PM (Local)
Toss: New Zealand won the toss and elected to bowl first
Result: India won by 6 Runs
Man of the Match: Rohit Sharma
Man of the Series: Virat Kohli
Playing XI for 3rd T20 India vs New Zealand 2017Playing XI for India: Virat Kohli (c), Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Dinesh Karthik, Hardik Pandya, MS Dhoni (wk), Kedar Jadhav, Axar Patel, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah, Yuzvendra Chahal
Playing XI for New Zealand: Kane Williamson (c), Martin Guptill, Colin Munro, Ross Taylor, Tom Latham (wk), Henry Nicholls, Colin de Grandhomme, Mitchell Santner, Adam Milne, Tim Southee, Trent Boult
Where to Watch 3rd ODI India vs New Zealand 2017
TV Channel: Star Sports
Online Live Streaming: Hotstar