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India vs New Zealand, 1st T20I Match Analysis

As we all know that this game is going to be super awesome in terms of winning, Both the teams are super talented and played well in previous matches.

Let’s check more information about the exciting match which is going to happen on 18th of November this year, 2022.


Match Details

India vs New Zealand

Time – Start at 12:00 PM (IST)

Date – 18 November 2022, Friday 

Venue –  Sky Stadium, Wellington

Series –  India tour of New Zealand, 2022

Pitch Report and Details

     Wellington will be the site of the game. This pitch is an absolute haven for hitters. Bowlers won't receive much assistance. The appropriate score is 180. This place has unusual weather, and the nip in the air usually keeps bowlers intrigued. But because the pitch itself is still true, batters can play their shots with complete confidence.

Pitch Behaviour

     Batting favour


     On November 18 in Sky Stadium, Wellington, India will face New Zealand in the 1st T20I match of the India tour of New Zealand, 2022 on Friday. The match begins at 12:00 PM IST.

     In the most recent ICC T20 World Cup 2022, India and New Zealand participated and advanced to the semifinals. In the semifinal match, New Zealand fell to Pakistan while India fell to England. The two teams faced off against one another in November and December of the previous year. In the two-match Test series at home, India won 1-0 and 3-0 victories over New Zealand, respectively.

NZ vs IND, Match Possible Playing XI

New Zealand

Kane Williamson (c), Finn Allen, Michael Bracewell, Devon Conway, Lockie Ferguson, Daryl Mitchell, Adam Milne, Jimmy Neesham, Glenn Phillips, Mitchell Santner, Ish Sodhi, Tim Southee, Blair Tickner


Hardik Pandya (C), Shubman Gill, Ishan Kishan, Deepak Hooda, Suryakumar Yadav, Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant (VC and WK), Sanju Samson (WK), Washington Sundar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Arshdeep Singh, Harshal Patel, Mohd. Siraj, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Umran Malik

Match Analysis 

Chances of winning

Win bat first: 50%
Win bowl first: 40%

Average Score:

1st Innings- 172 + runs

2nd innings- 168 + runs

     However, India are favourites to win. Whereas New Zealand are fully prepared for the win.

Possible  toss winnerNew Zealand

Possible match winner India


Note* This analysis is based on the site administrators' knowledge, analysis, and intuition. Consider the information provided and make your own judgement when making your analysis.


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