With Virat Kohli making a return to lead the side again, India were grappling to finalise the playing XI. But the last-minute injuries to three players solved the problem. The toss for the IND vs NZ second toss was delayed.
Lionel Messi created all three goals as Paris Saint-Germain registered a 3-1 win against Saint-Etienne in the French Ligue 1. The win helped PSG extend lead at the top to 12 points from second-placed Rennes after 15 rounds.
Ben Chilwell sustained the injury during Chelsea's 4-0 win over Juventus in the Champions League. Besides the England international, N'Golo Kante also twisted his knee and will miss the Premier League against Manchester United.
KL Rahul has a thigh injury. Suryakumar Yadav excelled in the recent T20 series against New Zealand that India won 3-0. India will play two Test matches against visiting New Zealand.
Chris Cairns is currently recovering from a spinal stroke that left him paralysed waist down, following several complicated surgeries.
Devon Conway played a crucial knock, scoring 46 off 38, as New Zealand chased down England's 166/7 with one over to spare in their ICC T20 World Cup semi-final match.
Jason Roy picked up an injury during England's final Group 1 game against South Africa on Saturday.
Firmino, named last week to Brazil's squad for matches against Colombia and Argentina, sustained the injury Wednesday during Liverpool's win over Atletico Madrid.
Pucovski sustained a concussion, reportedly the 10th of his career, and was still experiencing symptoms this week.
If Martin Guptill is ruled out of the India clash, it will be a big blow for the Kiwis, who had lost their pace spearhead Lockie Ferguson before the Pakistan match due to a calf muscle injury.
Torres has established himself as a regular in Spain's team under Luis Enrique and Manchester City player is one of their best source of goals.
Puckovski's injury is a blow for Australia as he was a favourite to open the innings alongside David Warner in the Ashes series later this year.
The Bavarian powerhouse said 18-year-old Musiala suffered a capsule injury in his right ankle.
Rohit Sharma (127) and Cheteshwar Pujara (61) set up India's big second innings total of 466 in the fourth Test against England at the Oval, London
Ramsey was forced off in the 59th minute of Juve's 2-2 draw at Udinese in its Serie A opener on Sunday
Fati hasn’t played in a match since the promising forward injured his left-knee meniscus during Barcelona's match against Real Betis in the Spanish league last November
Dr Pardiwala has also operated top cricketers like Jasprit Bumrah and Shreyas Iyer along with star shuttler Saina Nehwal among others
Bajrang Punia will be India's flagbearer at the Tokyo 2020 closing ceremony on Sunday
View of Jahangirpuri dumpyard in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Atul Yadav
United States and Egypt (white) players vie for the ball during their 15-16th place play-off match in FIH Odisha Hockey Men's Junior World Cup 2021, at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar, Odisha.PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra
Mumbai: Indian batter Mayank Agarwal celebrates his 150 runs during the 2nd day of the 2nd test match between India and New Zealand at Wankhede stadium in Mumbai.PTI Photo/Shashank Parade
Low visibility due to a thick layer of smog, during the winter season in Gurugram.PTI Photo
A patient who lost his vision after a cataract surgery undergoes treatment at Indira Gandhi institute of Medical Sciences (IGIMS), in Patna.PTI Photo
Young, brash and little-known artistes are using hip-hop as an outlet to speak up and speak out.
Aamir Shaikh aka Shaikhspeare traces talks about the genre that uses music as a means to dissent.
Family from UP village forced to run around to complete post-death official paperwork and even last rites.
While everyone is going gaga over actress Katrina Kaif in the revamped version of 'Tip Tip Barsa Pani', the replacement of Raveena Tandon does point towards the problem of sexism and ageism in the Indian film industry
Australia winning the T20 World Cup for the first time has been timely as they host the next edition at their own backyard in 2022.
As per the Observer Research Foundation, close to 250 million children in India were adversely affected due to school closures due to the early lockdowns imposed by the government in response to Covid-19.
India's cricket administrators showed more drive to boost BCCI's coffers rather than take care of players' welfare during pandemic times.