Modern-day Indian cricketers are supremely match each on and off the sector. Flaunting six packs is regular for them and Hardik Pandya’s aspect didn’t miss a chance to do the identical forward of the primary T20 of the three-match sequence towards New Zealand in Wellington on Friday (November 20).
Staff India cricketers together with skipper Hardik Pandya, Umran Malik, Shreyas Iyer, Arshdeep Singh, and Washington Sundar confirmed off their physiques and abs by the ocean in Wellington. The Black Caps will face the Males-in-Blue within the three-match T20 sequence ranging from Friday.
Hardik Pandya, Umran Malik, Shreyas Iyer, Arshdeep Singh and Washington Sundar work arduous within the gymnasium, and should not shy about displaying off both. The cricketers on Wednesday went for a stroll on a sunny day on the seashore.
Washington Sundar posted a video during which all of the aforementioned cricketers may very well be seen strolling on the seashore. Sundar dropped the put up with the caption: “Best escape anyone can have.” The video had background music ‘Everybody’ by the Backstreet Boys.
Hardik Pandya will tackle the mantle of captaining the Indian squad for the three T20 matches within the bi-lateral sequence and is trying ahead to the problem of going through the modern New Zealand cricket outfit. “World Cricket is evolving now and they are the ones who are coming up with new plans for the bowling and batting unit,” Pandya stated whereas discussing the difficult process of beating the Kiwis. “It is about adapting and getting used to new challenges. That is their plus point, that they keep coming up with new tactics.”
Pandya is assured of the squad that has been introduced and stated, “Main boys are not here but at the same point of time the talent that is available, the players who are a part of this tour, they have been playing for a good amount of time (1 – 1.5 years). They have had ample chances to express themselves in international cricket and show what they have. Very excited for the new bunch, new guys, new excitement, new energy, so it will be quite exciting.”
Hardik can be excited to step into the position of chief and function the captain for this sequence. The all-rounder revealed that he understands the significance of his place, particularly with the youthful crew that can encompass him.
“Not much of a difference to be honest, because even when I am not the captain, I try to give feedback, I am always around the bowlers, As a captain it is different, I have to look after them. I didn’t have a role to look after but now I have a responsibility to look after the boys. We need to work as a team and start a culture that we want to create from now onwards because, obviously the world cup is two years from now but the preparation for me as an individual starts from almost a year and half before so this is the right time.”
India Squad for NZ T20Is
Hardik Pandya (C), Rishabh Pant (vc & wk), Shubman Gill, Ishan Kishan, Deepak Hooda, Surya Kumar Yadav, Shreyas Iyer, Sanju Samson (wk), W Sundar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Arshdeep Singh, Harshal Patel, Mohd. Siraj, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Umran Malik.
New Zealand T20I squad
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.
(India vs New Zealand T20I sequence will likely be Reside Streamed on Prime Video in India)