After a thumping 4-1 win in the ODI series against New Zealand, India s World Cup preparations and permutations and combinations as stated by skipper Virat Kohli is in auto-mode; so to find any context to the three-match T20I series against NZ as India conclude their Aus-NZ tour is quite tough. (ALSO READ: Martin Guptill out of India T20Is, Jimmy Neesham added)

Still, players from both teams will have a lot to prove with the World Cup season on. Looking at the form of both the teams in T20Is, India are coming on the back of drawing a series against Australia and if it was not for rain in the 3rd T20I, India would have won the series. (ALSO READ: Has Ambati Rayudu cemented his World Cup spot?)