Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni addressed the need for an improvement in his performance and exuded confidence in his young side while talking to the media ahead of the team's departure to New Zealand for a five-ODI and Two-Test series starting on January 19.
"I am confident about this team's ability. The batsmen played really well in South Africa," Dhoni said in Mumbai. (MS Dhoni targets New Zealand tour for 2015 World Cup preperations)
In the recently-concluded South Africa series where the likes of Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli and Ajinkya Rahane were among the runs, Dhoni contributed only 87 runs in the 4 innings batting at number seven. Dhoni acknowledged that, saying, "I would like to improve my performance."