IND vs NZ 3rd T20I: Team India will play its next T20 match at McLean Park in Napier on New Zealand tour. This will be the last match of the T20 series. This match will be very important for both the teams. On one hand India can win the series and on the other hand New Zealand can win the match and make the series 1-1. This will prove to be a decisive match for both the teams. This match to be played in Napier is going to be very special for the team’s stand-in coach VVS Laxman.
Why would it be special for Laxman
Team India has reached Napier for the next match. This match will be played on 22 November, Tuesday i.e. tomorrow. Before this match, coach VVS Laxman shared a photo from his Twitter account refreshing old memories. Sharing a photo from Napier’s dressing room, he wrote in the caption, “Good memories of Napier and this Napier dressing room and ground remember the 2009 Test match, Gautam Gambhir.” He also tagged Gautam Gambhir.
— VVS Laxman (@VVSLaxman281) November 21, 2022
Test series was played in 2009
In 2009, a series of three Test matches was played between India and New Zealand. In this series, the Indian team won the series by winning 1 match, because the remaining two matches were drawn. The second match of this series was played in Napier. Virender Sehwag captained in this match. VVS Laxman scored 76 runs in the first innings of this match and 124 runs in the second innings. At the same time, Gautam Gambhir also scored a century of 137 runs in the second innings.
India will play the deciding match
On this round Team India will play the deciding match of the series in Napier. Earlier, in the second match, the Indian team had won and the first match was washed away in the rain. Now everyone’s eyes are fixed on this match.