Nagpur: India are set to begin its World T20 journey against heavyweights New Zealand in their first match of the World T20 at Vidarbha Cricket Association stadium in Nagpur on Tuesday.
Ahead of the clash, News24 brings you some interesting facts about India's first game of T20 World Cup 2016.
- India have never lost their opening match in the T20 World Cups.
- India have lost all four T20I head-to-heads between the two teams.
- In 2007 T20 World Cup, Kiwis were the only side who defeated India.
- India have played only one T20I at VCA Stadium prior to today's Super 10s clash against the Black Caps. In 2009, India played against Sri Lanka and lost the match by 29 runs.
The game starts at 7.30 PM.