Cricket News sort by India v New Zealand 1st ODI at Guwahati -Nov 28, 2010

Guwahati, November 28 : Virat Kohli's sparkling century helped India script a 40-run win against an injury-hit New Zealand in the first ODI to take a 1-0 lead in the five-match series here today.

Virat Kohli scored his 4th ODI century to set up India's 40-run victory in the first ODI at the Nehru Stadium in Guwahati.

Guwahati: The Test series won and senior members including skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni given some rest because of injury concerns, a new-look India under Gautam Gambhir will take on a never-say-die New Zealand in a five-ODI series starting here on Sunday.

After being at the receiving end of a thrashing in the Nagpur Test where India won with five sessions remaining in the game, New Zealand captain Danial Vettori admitted that his side were outplayed by a vastly superior team

Guwahati: The Indian and New Zealand cricket teams arrived here on Friday for the first match of the one-day series, scheduled from November 28 at the Nehru Stadium here.

Left-arm seamer Ashish Nehra will replace Praveen Kumar in India's squad for the first One-Day International against New Zealand on Sunday, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) said on Thursday.

New Zealand Cricket have confirmed that all-rounder James Franklin is to replace Jesse Ryder in New Zealand's One-Day International squad to play India.