India vs New Zealand: Teams gear up for the first World Cup semifinal

India and New Zealand clash in the first World Cup 2019 semifinal at Old Trafford in Manchester on Tuesday.

Kicking it out of the park is second nature to Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Enough with the gloves for now, it seems. Photo: Reuters
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New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson, who is sixth on the list of the top 10 run-getters in the ongoing World Cup with 481 runs, will hope to lead his side to victory on Tuesday.
Old foes Williamson and Kohli will square off in a semifinal again after 11 years, this time in Manchester. Can Kane be the anchor the Kiwis need to secure a spot in the final? Photo: AP
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KL Rahul and the burden of expectations
KL Rahul is used to the burden of great expectations. That century against Sri Lanka must have eased things out a little. There's no escaping the heavy kit bag though. Photo: AFP
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Kedar Jadhav fine-tuning his skills at the nets in Manchester on Monday. Will the Pune all-rounder be back in the Playing XI on Tuesday?
Practice makes perfect. Kedar Jadhav fine-tuning his skills at the nets in Manchester on Monday. Will the Pune all-rounder be back in the Playing XI on Tuesday? Photo: AFP
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Kiwi paceman Trent Boult has snapped up 15 wickets with an economy rate of 4.68 in the tournament. How will he fare against India? Only time will tell...
Will New Zealand's thunder ' Boult' leave the Men in Blue reeling? Kiwi paceman Trent Boult has snapped up 15 wickets with an economy rate of 4.68 in the tournament. How will he fare against India? Only time will tell... Photo: Reuters
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Looks like babysitting isn't the only addition to Rishabh Pant's resume. He does well at yoga too. Photo: AFP
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