New Zealand won the toss and elected to bat against India in the second Test of the three-match Test series at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Uppal, Hyderabad.
India are going with the same playing eleven that played in the first Test. Dhoni will look to Zaheer and Sreesanth to get some early wickets.
New Zealand has made few changes to their side, Guptill comes for Watling, Bret Arnel for Hamish Bennett and Tim Southee comes in for Jeetan Patel.
The first Test between India and New Zealand ended in a draw.
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New Zealand (Playing XI): Brendon McCullum, Tim McIntosh, Martin Guptill, Ross Taylor, Jesse Ryder, Kane Williamson, Daniel Vettori(c), Gareth Hopkins(w), Brent Arnel, Chris Martin, Tim Southee.
India (Playing XI): Virender Sehwag, Gautam Gambhir, Rahul Dravid, Sachin Tendulkar, VVS Laxman, Suresh Raina, MS Dhoni(w/c), Harbhajan Singh, Zaheer Khan, Pragyan Ojha, S Sreesanth.