The third ODI between India and New Zealand will be played on Wednesday
The second ODI of the 3-match series was abandoned due to rain.
There is also a threat of rain on the third ODI to be played in Christchurch.
New Delhi. The Indian cricket team will take on the hosts New Zealand on Wednesday (November 30) in the third and last One Day International match (IND vs NZ) of the 3-match series. This match will be played at Hagley Oval, Christchurch. By winning this match, Shikhar Dhawan & Co. would like to equalize in the series. On the other hand, if this match is canceled due to rain, then the host Kiwi team will win the series. The shadow of rain is hovering over the third ODI as well.
In the current series between India vs New Zealand, a total of 3 matches have been rained so far. Before the ODI series, a 3-match T20 series was played between the two teams, in which the Indian team was captained by Hardik Pandya. Two matches of the T20 series were washed away by rain. The second match of the ODI series was also canceled due to rain. In the second ODI played in Hamilton, the match had to be canceled due to continuous rain.
New Zealand won the first match of the ODI series by 7 wickets. Tom Latham scored a century in the first ODI while captain Kane Williams scored a half-century. Indian bowlers had failed to save the score of 306 runs.
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How will the weather be in India vs New Zealand 3rd ODI?
Rain can disrupt the third ODI between India and New Zealand. According to the New Zealand Meteorological Department, there is a 60 percent chance of rain in Christchurch on the match day i.e. Wednesday. According to AccuWeather, on November 30, the sky will be mostly cloudy in Christchurch. The weather will be cool and there is a possibility of rain after noon. The maximum temperature of the day is estimated to be 21 degree Celsius while the minimum temperature will be around 8 degree.
Hagley Oval pitch report
Both bowlers and batsmen can get benefit on the pitch of Hagley Oval Pitch Report of Christchurch. Fast bowlers can spread the fire here. Technically skilled batsmen can be successful here. The average total in the first innings at this stadium is 262 runs. It is clear that if the team batting first scores a score of 300 or so, then it will be free from pressure.
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FIRST PUBLISHED : November 30, 2022, 04:56 IST