Indian team will become number one, just need to win so many matches against New Zealand
ICC ODI Rankings: New Zealand is currently number one in the ICC ODI rankings. The three-match ODI series between New Zealand and India is going to start tomorrow, January 18. The Indian team, which made a clean sweep in the ODI series against Sri Lanka, has a big chance to beat New Zealand in this series and occupy the number one position in the ICC rankings.
New Zealand's reign is currently intact in the ICC ODI rankings. New Zealand, who defeated Pakistan in the ODI series on its own ground, are in high spirits. From tomorrow, January 18, the New Zealand team will start the three-match ODI series against India. The first match of the series is to be played at the Rajiv Gandhi Stadium in Hyderabad. Team India and the New Zealand team have reached Hyderabad. The Indian team, which clean sweeps the ODI series against Sri Lanka, will have a golden opportunity to beat New Zealand in this series and get the number one position in the ICC rankings.
Talking about the ICC ODI rankings, New Zealand is currently at number one with 117 ratings. At the same time, England is second with 113 ratings and Australia is third with 112 ratings. While the Indian team is at number four with 110 ratings. If Team India makes a clean sweep against New Zealand like Sri Lanka, then varsity will become number one with 114 ratings and New Zealand will reach number four with 111 ratings.
Team India Squad: Rohit Sharma (c), Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Surya Kumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, Rajat Patidar, KS Bharat (wk), Hardik Pandya (vc), Washington Sundar, Shahbaz Ahmed, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Shami, Shardul Thakur, Mohammed Siraj and Umran Malik.
New Zealand squad: Tom Latham (c), Finn Allen, Michael Bracewell, Mark Chapman, Devon Conway, Jacob Duffy, Lockie Ferguson, Doug Bracewell, Daryl Mitchell, Henry Nicholls, Glenn Phillips, Mitchell Santner, Henry Shipley, Ish Sodhi, Blair Tickner.