An improved batting performance will be foremost on skipper Harmanpreet Kaur’s mind, when Indian women eyeing a consolation victory, take on New Zealand in the third and final T20 International on Sunday. After winning the ODI series 2-1, Indian women lost momentum and subsequently the T20I series. With an aim to build a squad for ICC T20 World Cup in 2020, the Indian team management decided to drop team’s senior batswoman Mithali Raj, who is no longer considered a force to reckon with in the shortest format.
Only time will tell whether this inspired call pays dividends in the long run but the results have been far from encouraging in the first two matches which India lost by 23 runs and four wickets respectively.
“We are building a team. Today, we may be facing difficulties but in future we will do well as the young players gain experience. I think the future is good for the team and results will follow,” skipper Harmanpreet had said after conceding the series. (Read the full preview here)
When will the India women vs New Zealand women fixture take place?
The 3rd women’s T20I between India and New Zealand will take on 10 February, 2019.
Where will the India women vs New Zealand women match be played?
The Third T20I India vs New Zealand WT20I will be played at Seddon Park, Hamilton .
What time does the India women vs New Zealand women match begin?
The third WT20I will begin at 08:30 hrs IST. Toss to take place at 08:00 hrs IST.
Which TV channels will broadcast the India-New Zealand women’s T20Is?
The LIVE telecast of the match will be available on Star Sports 1/HD.
How do I watch the India women vs New Zealand women match online?
The match will be live streamed on hotstar.com. You can also catch live updates on India.com/sports