Second-ranked India are on the hunt for a series whitewash, even with Virat Kohli having left New Zealand, while the hosts are hoping to save face and resurrect their fortunes as both teams meet in the fourth game at Seddon Park, Hamilton. (ALSO READ: In Virat Kohli’s absence, will Shubman Gill debut at No 3?)

If India are keen to go in for a like-for-like replacement, then the immensely talented Shubman Gill might be all set to don the jersey of the senior Indian team.