Auckland. In the ODI series against New Zealand starting from November 25, Team India under the leadership of Shikhar Dhawan will try to end the drought of 19 years in Auckland. Actually, the performance of Team India here has been very poor. The last time India won an ODI against New Zealand in Auckland was in 2003. The first match of the 3-match ODI series will be played in Auckland on 25 November from 7 am.
Team India has not won a single ODI against New Zealand in Auckland for 19 years. Team India, led by Shikhar Dhawan, will be under pressure to get rid of the bad record. The team has also prepared well before the Auckland ODI.
When Team India has gone to play ODI series on New Zealand tour, they have had to taste defeat every time for 19 years. We are talking about Eden Park in Auckland, where Team India will play the first ODI of the series on Friday. The last time India won an ODI here in the year 2003. Since then, whenever India has played an ODI match in Auckland, it has got a defeat. The fans of Team India hope that under the captaincy of Dhawan, Team India will end this record here and win the series against New Zealand.
Team India got a crushing defeat in 5 series
Team India has played a total of 9 ODI series on New Zealand soil so far, so far only two series have been won, while in 5 series, Team India had to face defeat. While the two series were equal. Talking about ODIs, Team India has so far played a total of 42 matches against New Zealand at home, out of which it has won only 14 matches, while 25 matches had to taste defeat.
overall better record
If you look at the overall ODI record against New Zealand, Team India is better in that. In this, Team India is maintaining an edge against New Zealand. Both the teams have faced each other in 110 ODIs so far, in which the Indian team has won 55 matches. While New Zealand has won 49 matches less than 6 matches from Team India. One match was tied, while the result of 5 did not come.
FIRST PUBLISHED : November 24, 2022, 22:18 IST