Within the 2007 World T20 encounter Virender Sehwag and Gautam Gambhir had launched an early assault on the Black Caps earlier than Daniel Vettori’s spell turned the tide. When India toured New Zealand in 2009 Sehwag hit Tim Southee for 3 sixes off the primary three balls he confronted on the tour however India misplaced that T20I as effectively. India will subsequently be confronted with the demons of their previous in opposition to New Zealand after they meet in Match thirteen of ICC World T20 2016.
New Zealand have a robust squad, with the likes of Kane Williamson, Trent Boult, Tim Southee, Corey Anderson, Martin Guptill, Ross Taylor, Henry Nicholls, Grant Elliott, Colin Munro, Luke Ronchi, Mitchell Santner, Nathan McCullum, Mitchell McClenaghan, Adam Milne, and Ish Sodhi within the line-up.
Brendon McCullum lastly hung up his boots with the second Check towards Australia at Christchurch earlier this 12 months, and his absence will likely be an enormous stumbling block for the Black Caps. His charismatic management and super batting will probably be sorely missed by New Zealand.