Today sports news 17th november 2021 live updates new zealand vs india 1st t20 match

New Delhi. A series of 3 T20 matches will be played between India and New Zealand from November 17. The first match will be played in Jaipur at 7 pm. In this series, the Indian team will be captained by Rohit Sharma, who has replaced Virat Kohli, who left the captaincy after the end of India’s campaign in the T20 World Cup. At the same time, from this series, head coach Rahul Dravid will also start his new journey with Team India. With the T20 World Cup 2021, Ravi Shastri’s tenure as the head coach of Team India was also completed and after him Dravid was made the head coach of Team India.

India’s new T20 captain Rohit Sharma does not see any change in the role of Virat Kohli as a batsman in the new structure of the team and he hopes that Kohli will continue to play excellent innings. When asked about Kohli’s role, Rohit said that it is very simple. Whatever he was doing till now, his role in the team will remain the same. He said that he is a very important player for the team and whenever he plays, he leaves an impact.

He is an important player from the team’s point of view and when you play every match the roles change. Saudi Arabia took a strong lead over Australia and Japan in Asia Group B by registering a fifth win in 6 matches in the Football World Cup Qualifier after beating Vietnam 1-0 in Hanoi. The only goal of the match was scored by Saleh Al Sahri in the 31st minute. Saudi Arabia, who are challenging to take part in the World Cup for the sixth time, has taken a six-point lead over Australia and seven points over Japan.