World Cup 2019 — India vs New Zealand: Here is India’s likely Playing 11

First Published 13, Jun 2019, 12:21 AM IST

Nottingham: India face New Zealand in a group stage game of the ICC World Cup 2019 today (June 13) at Trent Bridge with rain threat looming large over this clash. The ‘men in blue’ will be forced to make a change as Shikhar Dhawan will not be playing as he is out injured. He had sustained an injury to his left thumb during the previous match against Australia. He will be under observation and a decision will be made only after 12 days. Here is India’s likely playing 11 for New Zealand contest.

1. Rohit Sharma (vice-captain)

1. Rohit Sharma (vice-captain)

2. KL Rahul. Shikhar Dhawan's injury has pushed Rahul to open the batting with Rohit

2. KL Rahul. Shikhar Dhawan's injury has pushed Rahul to open the batting with Rohit

3. Virat Kohli (captain)

3. Virat Kohli (captain)

4. Vijay Shankar. With Rahul moving to the top of the order, Shankar will take the number four spot

4. Vijay Shankar. With Rahul moving to the top of the order, Shankar will take the number four spot

5. MS Dhoni (wicketkeeper)

5. MS Dhoni (wicketkeeper)

6. Kedar Jadhav

6. Kedar Jadhav

7. Hardik Pandya

7. Hardik Pandya

8. Bhuvneshwar Kumar

8. Bhuvneshwar Kumar

9. Yuzvendra Chahal

9. Yuzvendra Chahal

10. Kuldeep Yadav

10. Kuldeep Yadav

11. Jasprit Bumrah

11. Jasprit Bumrah

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