Indian team scored 242 runs in first innings, Kyle Jamison took 5 wickets
For India, Prithvi Shaw scored 54, Hanuma Vihari 55 and Pujara scored 54 runs.
Dainik BhaskarMar 01, 2020, 04:27 AM IST Sports Desk. The last match of the two-Test series between India and New Zealand is being played in Christchurch. Tom Latham and Ross Taylor are at the crease in New Zealand's first innings. Kane Williamson was dismissed for 3 runs. He was caught by Bumrah at the hands of Pant. Tom Blendall lbw by Umesh Yadav. He scored 30 runs.
After losing the toss on Saturday, the Indian team was reduced to 242 runs in the first innings. India's 5 batsmen could not touch the figure of captain Virat Kohli (3) Mayank Agarwal (7), Ajinkya Rahane (7), Ravindra Jadeja (9) and Umesh Yadav (0). While Prithvi Shaw scored 54, Hanuma Vihari 55 and Pujara scored 54 runs. At the same time, Kyle Jamison, playing his second match for New Zealand, took 5 wickets for the first time in his Test career. While Tim Southee and Trent Boult got 2–2 wickets. Another success was achieved by Neil Wagner.
This 3 players missed out on turning their half-century innings into centuries despite Prithvi Shaw, Pujara and Vihari not turning their half-century innings into centuries. Pujara's 25th half-century of Test career was caught by BJ Watling off the ball of Jamison. Vihari was dismissed by Neil Wagner for his fourth half-century. He was caught by wicketkeeper BJ Watling. At the same time, Prithvi Shaw returned to the pavilion after scoring his second half-century of Test career. Latham took his catch off Jamison. Prithvi Shaw shared a 50-run partnership for the second wicket with Pujara.
Apart from these, Rishabh Pant was bowled by making 12 balls. At the same time, Mohammed Shami was dismissed by 16 runs as the last wicket. He was bowled by Trent Boult. Shami shared a 26-run partnership for the 10th wicket with Jaspreet Bumrah (10).
Indian team: Virat Kohli (captain), Mayank Agarwal, Prithvi Shaw, Shubman Gill, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane (vice-captain), Hanuma Vihari, Riddhiman Saha (wicketkeeper), Rishabh Pant (wicketkeeper), Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Jasprit Bumrah. , Umesh Yadav, Mohammed Shami, Navdeep Saini, Ishant Sharma.
New Zealand: Kane Williamson (captain), Tom Blendall, Trent Boult, Colin de Grandholm, Kyle Jamison, Henry Nicholls, Ross Taylor, Tom Latham (wicketkeeper), Darrell Mitchell, Ejaz Patel, Tim Southee, Neil Wagner, BJ Watling and Matt Henry .