India have been ruthless at home and they will be expected to continue the same form.
Pakistan takes a 4-0 lead in the series.
The first ODI will be played at Mumbai on Sunday.
The entire fraternity has been showering praises on this Indian side, who managed to rip apart West Indies, Sri Lanka, and Australia since the Champions Trophy.
There will be a few new faces to look out for both the sides, as Kuldeep Yadav will be making his debut against New Zealand, while there stands a chance that Kiwi all-rounder Colin de Grandhomme might make his debut for the Kiwis.
Various Kiwi cricketers like McCullum, Ross Taylor, Trent Boult, Daniel Vettori etc have made their mark in the greatest T20 league in the world.
Why KL Rahul was dropped in the ODI squad that will face the BlackCaps was, perhaps, easy for the selectors to justify.
Debutant Imam-ul-Haq scored a century to seal the series.
Here are 5 talking points of the 2nd ODI.
It was an utterly dominant, ruthless and prepotent display on cards from the Proteas as they ran through Bangladesh by 10 wickets.