Raina injured his left elbow while practising on Friday. According to "India Today" report, Mohammed Shami's rising delivery hit Raina's left elbow and he was in pain.
India are trailing 0-2 in the five-match series. They lost the first match by 24 runs in Napier and followed that with another failure in run-chase in Hamilton where they went down by 15 runs (Duckworth/Lewis method).
India are in a must-win situation now. The squad has Ambati Rayudu as reserve batsman.
After the loss in Hamilton, MS Dhoni had hinted at changes for Auckland ODI.