IND vs NZ Dream11 Prediction 1st ODI 23rd January Preview & Playing 11

Welcome to our dream11 prediction for IND vs NZ 1st ODI and preview for India vs New Zealand which will be played on McLean Park, Napier on 23rd January 2019 @ 07:30 AM. This is NZ vs IND Dream 11 Prediction of 1st ODI for our fantasy cricket users. We have covered all the match news regarding the 1st ODI Match along with probable 11 of both New Zealand and India.

Here is expert India vs New Zealand Dream 11 team for the fantasy users who are looking to make a strong team for maximum points. We are providing latest match updates and information regarding the match. The IND vs NZ Playing 11 is picked by using various factors on the basis of player performance, ground stats and maximum selectivity and points. You can easily win mega league and grand league through our team.

IND vs NZ Dream11 Prediction, Preview & Playing 11


Check our NZ and IND dream11 prediction and preview for 1st ODI. After creating history in Australia by winning Test and ODI series India will look to repeat their success in New Zealand where they will play five match ODI series followed by three T20’s. Kiwis will look to maintain their good record at home when they face India. The 1st match of ODI series will be played on McLean Park, Napier.

New Zealand will be lead by Kane Williamson. They whitewashed Sri Lanka at home by 3-0 in last 50 Over series. NZ is place at third position in ODI rankings with 113 points. The team have named their 14 player squad for the clash against India for first three games. Todd Astle (knee) and Jimmy Neesham (hamstring) are not selected to the national side. Mitchell Santner, Colin de Grandhomme and Tom Latham returns to the squad after being rested for limited over series. For a big series the side will be depend on their top order with regular openers Martin Guptill and Colin Munro set to open the innings for the team. The middle order is strengthened with the experienced Ross Taylor, skipper and Latham in the side. The side have two good players Henry Nicholls and Grandhomme who can play as a finisher to lift the innings in slog overs. Kiwis have one of the best pace attack with likes of Trent Boult and Tim Southee in the squad.

India will be captain by Virat Kohli. The team is coming a great series win by 2-1 against Australia. IND stands on second place in ICC One Day Rankings with 121 points. With Hardik Pandya and KL Rahul misses out the team will look to find out right balance. The management have also added Vijay Shankar and Shubman Gill in the squad that featured in the last series. The team will be without premium pacers Jasprit Bumrah, who is rested for the limited over series. IND majorly depends on their top order for their success with the likes of Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit Sharma playing as an opener to provide a good start. The skipper is dominant force in white ball cricket with 39 centuries is match winner.

The ODI series between India and New Zealand will be good opportunity for both the sides to get many players in their squad for upcoming ICC Cricket World Cup in England. It will be even match up with two side who are almost similar with their strength will start preparing for the global event of cricket. India have few problems to sort out with their player starting to get in shape after a good last series. Rohit Sharma is in form while Shikhar is yet to find a big score to prove his form after strings of low scores. The bowling attack will be lead by Bhuvneshwar Kumar, who back to his full form with highest wickets in the last series. Vijay Shankar addition in the side have provided them a good bowling option as third seamer Mohammad Siraj and K Khaleel Ahmad struggled in the game. IND will go with the same playing XI.

On other side New Zealand will look to close out the gap between the points against India. The batting have been strength as they score 300 runs in all three games against Sri Lanka. The team have inform openers wile the middle order is in red hot form to give them edge over India. They have good option in spin bowling with likes of Ish Sodhi and Mitchell Santner in the side. The bowling looks little bit vary with Trent Boult and Tim Southee failed to make an impact with the new ball. Lockie Ferguson is their standout bowler.

Last Five MatchesIndia: W W L W W  && New Zealand: W L W W W  (Most Recent Last)

Who Will Win India vs New Zealand ? India

Head To Head: IND:51 && NZ:44

Impact Batsman: Kane Williamson and Virat Kohli

Impact Bowlers: Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Trent Boult

When and Where: McLean Park, Napier, 07:30 AM IST

What to Expect: The weather is clear in Napier with sunny and shiny with no chances of rain appearing in the game. The team winning the toss will look to bat first on the surface. There will be early swing with the new ball while there will be less for the spinners on the surface. A par score of over 300 runs is expected with small boundaries.

Match Info:

Match Name India vs New Zealand 1st ODI Match, IND vs NZ Match
 Venue McLean Park, Napier
Date and Time 23rd January 2019, 07:30 AM IST
 Series New Zealand tour of India 2019

Team Squads:

NZ Squad: Kane Williamson(c), Trent Boult, Doug Bracewell, Colin de Grandhomme, Lockie Ferguson, Martin Guptill, Matt Henry, Tom Latham, Colin Munro, Henry Nicholls, Mitchell Santner, Ish Sodhi, Tim Southee, Ross Taylor

IND Squad: Virat Kohli(c), Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Ambati Rayudu, Dinesh Karthik, Kedar Jadhav, MS Dhoni, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Ravindra Jadeja, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Siraj, K Khaleel Ahmed, Mohammed Shami, Vijay Shankar, Shubman Gill

Also Check:

  • Vijay Shankar and Shubman Gill are included  in IND squad.
  • Tom Latham, Mitchell Santner and Colin de Grandhomme are named in NZ side.

IND vs NZ Probable XI:

New Zealand Playing 11:

  1. Martin Guptill
  2. Colin Munro
  3. Tom Latham (wk)
  4. Kane Williamson (c)
  5. Ross Taylor
  6. Henry Nicholls
  7. Colin de Grandhomme
  8. Trent Boult
  9. Lockie Ferguson
  10. Tim Southee
  11. Ish Sodhi

India Playing 11:

  1. Virat Kohli(c)
  2. Rohit Sharma
  3. Shikhar Dhawan
  4. Dinesh Karthik
  5. Kedar Jadhav
  6. MS Dhoni
  7. Kuldeep Yadav / Ravindra Jadeja/ K Khaleel Ahmed
  8. Yuzvendra Chahal
  9. Bhuvneshwar Kumar
  10. Mohammed Shami
  11. Vijay Shankar

IND vs NZ Dream 11 Prediction:

Here is our India vs New Zealand Dream11 Fantasy Cricket team for the users who played IND vs NZ ODI Match Fantasy Cricket.

Team A:

IND vs NZ Dream11 Prediction 1st ODI Team A

Team B:

IND vs NZ Dream11 Prediction 1st ODI Team B

Team C:

IND vs NZ Dream11 Prediction 1st ODI Team C

Team D:

IND vs NZ Dream11 Prediction 1st ODI Team D

Team E:

IND vs NZ Dream11 Prediction 1st ODI Team E

Max Points Players:

There are various players for the position of captain and vice captain but we picked those who have consistency and impact on the points of the match.

  • Kane Williamson
  • Ross Taylor
  • Rohit Sharma
  • Virat Kohli

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