India vs New Zealand ICC World Cup 2023 Semifinal 1 - when and where to watch, venue, most likely playing XIs, full squad details, Pitch Report, Weather and more
Posted on November 15, 2023 by Alibaba

India will take on New Zealand in the first semifinal of the 2023 World Cup in Mumbai today. The Men in Blue remained undefeated during the league round of the mega event. They even recorded a win against the Blackcaps at the HPCA Stadium in Dharamsala. 

On the other side, New Zealand sneaked into the Top 4 after a big win against Sri Lanka in their last league match. The Blackcaps were on a four-match losing streak prior to the game against the islanders.

Checkall the details given below regarding the match:-

IND vs NZ Semifinal 1 Match Details

Match: IND vs NZ, Semifinal 1 Match, ICC ODI World Cup 2023

Rohit Sharma is going to lead India Cricket Team

Kane Williamson will lead New Zealand Cricket Team

When: November 15th 2023, Wednesday

Match is going to start at 02:00 p.m.

Venue: Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai

Head to head of these two teams: Both teams have played 117 matches against each other. Out of which India has won 59 matches and New Zealand has won 50 whereas 1 match ended up in tie and 7 end up with no result.

Likely playing XI


Rohit Sharma (c), Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, KL Rahul (wk), Shreyas Iyer, Suryakumar Yadav, Ravindra Jadeja, Mohammed Shami, Jasprit Bumrah, Kuldeep Yadav and Mohammed Siraj.

Bench : Ishan Kishan, Shardul Thakur, HH Pandya, Ravichandran Ashwin, Prasidh Krishna

New Zealand

Devon Conway, Rachin Ravindra, Kane Williamson (c), Daryl Mitchell, Tom Latham (wk), Glenn Phillips, Mark Chapman, Mitchell Santner, Lockie Ferguson, Tim Southee and Trent Boult

Bench : :WA Young, MJ Henry, Ish Sodhi, James Neesham, Tom Blundell, KA Jamieson

Pitch report

The pitch in Mumbai is generally good for batting, but reports have surfaced claiming that the wicket might be slow for today's match. Fans will have a better idea about the pitch when the broadcasters air the pitch report before the toss.

Best players from both of the teams

Best Batsman: Virat Kohli

Best Bowler: Mohammad Shami

Weather forecast for today in Mumbai

Maximum temperature: 34°C
Minimum temperature: 25°C
Wind speed: 0km/h
Chances of rain: 0%
Capacity of stadium: 33, 108
Prediction to win: Team India is most likely to win the match

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