The Indian team will play the last match of the 3-match ODI series against New Zealand at the Holkar Stadium in Indore on Tuesday. By winning the first 2 matches, India is already leading the series. Rohit Sharma & Co. defeated Sri Lanka in the ODI series by 3-0. And now, in the upcoming series Indian team will try to repeat the same against the Kiwis.
If Rohit’s brigade manages to win the last ODI, then this will be the third time India will make a clean sweep against New Zealand in the ODI series. The Indian team did a clean sweep in the 5 ODI series against New Zealand in 2010 under the captaincy of Gautam Gambhir.
Team India will also have a chance to get the number one ranking in the ODI format at the Holkar Stadium. In the event of defeating the Kiwis, Team India will win the seventh ODI match in a row. Earlier, he had won 9 consecutive ODIs in 2017.
So far, 115 ODIs have been played between the two teams. Of these, India won 57, and New Zealand won 50. One tie and 7 matches remained unsettled. India has played 37 matches against New Zealand on its soil, out of which it has won 28.
In the first ODI played in Hyderabad, New Zealand gave a strong fight to India. India won by 12 runs in a close match. In the second ODI in Raipur Indian team won the clash, a one-sided match, by 8 wickets. New Zealand will return to Indore in the ODI and try to maintain their morale against Team India in the T20 series.