IND vs NZ VIDEO: The three-match ODI series between India and New Zealand has started. In the first match being played at Eden Park in Auckland, India has given debut opportunities to two young players. Under the captaincy of Shikhar Dhawan, left-arm fast bowler Arshdeep Singh and fast bowler Umran Malik are both making their ODI debut.
Before the match, Dhawan handed over the Team India cap to Arshdeep while bowling coach Sairaj Bahutule handed over the Team India cap to Umran. Arshdeep had earlier also played in the T20 series while Umran could not get a chance in the playing XI. India has also given a chance to Sanju Samson in the first ODI. While Shardul Thakur has been included in the team as a fast bowling all-rounder.