The Oval will play hosts to India's first assignment in this World Cup.
Kohli has always been highly appreciative of the wicketkeeper batsman's presence in the team.
Lockie Ferguson will not play this game. Who will replace him?
Will India make any changes to their line-up?
All the key stats and numbers ahead of the T20I series between New Zealand and India.
Southee played only one ODI in the recently concluded series and isn't the force he once used to be.
Hardik Pandya and Krunal Pandya might play together for the first time in an international game.
New Zealand has a much better record against Team India in T20Is but the Men in Blue is the in-form unit.
There were some great performances on display from players of both the teams in this series and here are the best of them all.
The all-rounder will next be in action on February 6th in the first T20I against the same opponents.