India vs New Zealand: Indore gears up to host its first ever Test in upcoming series

India vs New Zealand: Indore gears up to host its first ever Test in upcoming series

So far, India has remained unbeaten at the Holkar stadium as they have won all the four ODIs played there.

VIDEO: 286/9, 29 needed off 12! WATCH Sir Jadeja's mind-blowing innings against New Zealand!

VIDEO: 286/9, 29 needed off 12! WATCH Sir Jadeja's mind-blowing innings against New Zealand!

Wickets continued to fall and towards the end, by the time the ninth wicket fell, India still needed 29 runs to win off the last 12 balls with just one wicket in hand.

India vs New Zealand: Virat Kohli, Anil Kumble announce schedule for home series against Kiwis in style

India vs New Zealand: Virat Kohli, Anil Kumble announce schedule for home series against Kiwis in style

India have not played Test cricket since December last year, where they thrashed South Africa 3-0 in a four-match series.

HILARIOUS! When Harbhajan Singh trolled his own teammates after humiliating defeat

HILARIOUS! When Harbhajan Singh trolled his own teammates after humiliating defeat

Bhajji has a wicked sense of humor and is always up to something on the field and dressing room.

India to play its first Day/Night Test against New Zealand this year: Anurag Thakur

India to play its first Day/Night Test against New Zealand this year: Anurag Thakur

According to BCCI secretary, Duleep Trophy will act as a dress rehearsal for the Day/Night Test match.

25th Sultan Azlan Shah Cup​: India lose 1-2 to New Zealand, need a win over Malaysia for final berth

25th Sultan Azlan Shah Cup​: India lose 1-2 to New Zealand, need a win over Malaysia for final berth

Australia are on top of the standings with 12 points from four successive wins, followed by New Zealand on 11 points from six matches.

From favourites to desperados: India's ICC World T20 chances in jeopardy

From favourites to desperados: India's ICC World T20 chances in jeopardy

Pre-tournament favourites India lost to New Zealand by 47 runs in their tournament opener.

ICC World T20: We need to accept that India have struggled against quality spin bowling, says Sunil Gavaskar

ICC World T20: We need to accept that India have struggled against quality spin bowling, says Sunil Gavaskar

India lost to New Zealand by 47 runs on the turning wicket where the opposition spinners picked 9 out of 10 wickets.

ICC World T20 2016: After Kiwis make it 5-0 vs India in T20Is, can Men in Blue make it 5-0 vs Pakistan?

ICC World T20 2016: After Kiwis make it 5-0 vs India in T20Is, can Men in Blue make it 5-0 vs Pakistan?

India, touted as the favourites to win the tournament, looked clueless against Kiwi spin troika of Mitchell Santner, Nathan McCullum and Ish Sodhi in their opening match.

ICC World Twenty20: Every time you beat India, it s a confidence booster, says New Zealand spinner Mitchell Santner

ICC World Twenty20: Every time you beat India, it s a confidence booster, says New Zealand spinner Mitchell Santner

Santner picked four wickets after earlier playing a neat hand with the bat and scoring 18 runs.

WATCH COMPLETE HIGHLIGHTS: How New Zealand stunned India in Match 1 of ICC World Twenty20

WATCH COMPLETE HIGHLIGHTS: How New Zealand stunned India in Match 1 of ICC World Twenty20

India's star-studded batting line-up failed to chase a paltry total of 126 runs against New Zealand in opening match of ICC World T20.

India vs New Zealand, ICC World T20 2016: Men in Blue collapse on a pitch that was nowhere close to being 'English'

India vs New Zealand, ICC World T20 2016: Men in Blue collapse on a pitch that was nowhere close to being 'English'

Dhoni, who had earlied mocked a pitch in Bangladesh in the recently concluded Asia Cup 2016 by calling it 'English', would be shattered with the way his troops performed on a track which was made for his bowlers.

ICC World Twenty20: Batsmen let us down against New Zealand, says Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni

ICC World Twenty20: Batsmen let us down against New Zealand, says Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni

Even after restricting Black Caps for 126, India failed to chase the total. 

ICC World Twenty20: India vs New Zealand – Rohit Sharma, Kane Williamson key for good start upfront

ICC World Twenty20: India vs New Zealand – Rohit Sharma, Kane Williamson key for good start upfront

Rohit Sharma and Kane Williamson will look to make the difference upfront.

IND vs NZ: Key battles to watch out for in ICC World Twenty20 opener

IND vs NZ: Key battles to watch out for in ICC World Twenty20 opener

In Brendon McCullum's absence, onus is on Williamson to carry forward the former's legacy. 

ICC World Twenty20: India vs New Zealand in T20Is - 5 stats you must know

ICC World Twenty20: India vs New Zealand in T20Is - 5 stats you must know

Brendon McCullum owns the record for the highest individual score (91) by any player between the two teams.

India vs New Zealand WT20: Google commemorates with doodle!

India vs New Zealand WT20: Google commemorates with doodle!

Dhoni and his men begin their campaign in the World T20, Group 2 league match against New Zealand at Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium, Nagpur.

India vs New Zealand: ICC World Twenty20 – Squads, date, time, venue, TV listing, Live streaming

India vs New Zealand: ICC World Twenty20 – Squads, date, time, venue, TV listing, Live streaming

The Kiwis have a side which comprises of some of the most in-form names in world cricket.

ICC World Twenty20: India vs New Zealand - Players to watch out for

ICC World Twenty20: India vs New Zealand - Players to watch out for

Though India are certainly the favourites to win the coveted event, Black Caps are tough to beat in this format.

India vs New Zealand, ICC World T20: Kiwi skipper Kane Williamson feels spin will play a big part

India vs New Zealand, ICC World T20: Kiwi skipper Kane Williamson feels spin will play a big part

Kiwi batsmen are not known to play spin well, in fact they had struggled against England spinners of late.