New Zealand's Black Caps restricted India to 241 all out in 48.4 overs overs to win the fourth ODI at Ranchi by 19 runs and level the series at 2-2 with one to play.
Pakistan batsman Younis Khan has moved up three places to second position in the latest ICC Player Rankings for Test Batsmen following his side's 133 run win over the West Indies.
India allrounder Hardik Pandya says he is inspired by the way stalwarts MS Dhoni and Virat Kohli play the game after witnessing their batting first hand.
Former England captain Michael Vaughan did not dwell on the fact that his countrymen beat Bangladesh in the first Test, opting to look further ahead to India.
India have announced a 14-man squad for the two remaining ODIs against New Zealand with their key bowlers being rested again with one eye on the England series.