The India-hosted ODI World Cup 2023 has reached the semi-final stage. The first semi-final match will be played on November 15 at Mumbai’s Wankhede Stadium between India and New Zealand. The match will begin at 2 p.m. Let us tell you that the Kiwi team has a fantastic record in this stadium…
India vs New Zealand Semi Final in World Cup 2023:The semi-final battle between India and New Zealand in the ICC ODI World Cup 2023 has begun. The first semi-final match will be played on November 15 at Mumbai’s Wankhede Stadium. India and New Zealand will square off in this match.
The second semi-final match will be played on November 16th between South Africa and Australia. This match will take place at Eden Gardens in Kolkata. But first, we’ll look at the semi-finals, where some figures appear to be warning the Indian team led by Rohit Sharma.
The New Zealand team has a strong record at Wankhede.
These figures pertain to the Indian and New Zealand teams’ performances at Wankhede Stadium. Both teams have an excellent record on this ground, but when these two teams have met, the Kiwis have won. Let us remind you that only one match has taken place on this ground, between India and New Zealand.
According to the records, the New Zealand team is not afraid of this ground; rather, it feels at home here and bats aggressively. The Kiwi team has played three matches on this pitch, winning two and losing one. On this ground, New Zealand has defeated both India and Canada. Whereas Sri Lanka was defeated.
The New Zealand team’s ODI record in Wankhede
3 ODIs in total
- Won: 3
- Lost: 1
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In the only match, New Zealand defeated India.
In the 2011 World Cup, New Zealand faced Canada and Sri Lanka. On the other hand, the Indian team has won 12 of the 21 ODIs played on this ground. He has lost nine matches.
The Indian team and New Zealand have only met once at the Wankhede Stadium. This was the only game played on October 22, 2017. The Indian team lost by six wickets under the captaincy of Virat Kohli. Virat Kohli scored 121 runs in this match. However, Tom Latham led his Kiwi team to victory by scoring an unbeaten 103 runs.
Indian team’s ODI record at Wankhede Stadium
Total ODI played: 21.
- Won: 12
- Lost: 9
World Cup semi-final equation
India vs. New Zealand – Mumbai (Wankhede Stadium) – 15 November
South Africa vs. Australia – Kolkata (Eden Gardens) – November 16
Squads for India and New Zealand in the World Cup
Indian team: Rohit Sharma (captain), Virat Kohli, Jasprit Bumrah, Shubman Gill, KL Rahul, Shreyas Iyer, Ravindra Jadeja, Ishan Kishan, Suryakumar Yadav, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Siraj, Mohammed Shami, Prasidh Krishna, Ravichandran Ashwin, and Shardul Thakur.
Kane Williamson (captain), Trent Boult, Mark Chapman, Devon Conway, Lockie Ferguson, Matt Henry, Tom Latham (vice-captain/wicketkeeper), Daryl Mitchell, Jimmy Neesham, Glenn Phillips, Rachin Ravindra, Mitchell Santner, Ish Sodhi, Tim Southee, and Will Young comprise the New Zealand team.