India vs New Zealand 1st Test, Day-2 has been done successfully and Kiwis has ended the day strongly without losing a wicket. Team India bowlers have tried their best but it was not up to the mark in order to beat the in-form Kiwis batsmen. Let’s get into some more details of the game between INDvsNZ.
Here Are The Playing 11 of Both sides:
New Zealand (Playing XI): Tom Latham, Will Young, Kane Williamson(c), Ross Taylor, Henry Nicholls, Tom Blundell(w), Rachin Ravindra, Tim Southee, Ajaz Patel, Kyle Jamieson, William Somerville.
India (Playing XI): Shubman Gill, Mayank Agarwal, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane(c), Shreyas Iyer, Wriddhiman Saha(w), Ravindra Jadeja, Axar Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ishant Sharma, Umesh Yadav.
INDvsNZ: 1st Test – Day 2 Match Highlights
On Day-1 of the 1st Test, Team India has won the toss and elected to bat first, and posted a good total of 258-4 in 84 Overs.
And coming to Day-2 updates, New Zealand bowlers have started the day great and picked the crucial wickets of Iyer and Jadeja in the 1st half itself. They were successful in bowling out Team India at 345-10 in 111.1 overs.
New Zealand opening pair, Tom Latham and Will Young have started the proceeding. Indian bowlers have bowled excellent line and length deliveries and troubled the Kiwis pair in the initial overs. But both the batsmen stood strong and tried to adapt to the conditions. Once they were set, it was getting tough for the Indian bowlers to get them out.
Both the batsmen played excellent partnership and ended the Day-2 with 129-0 in 59 Overs.
If New Zealand batsmen continue to play Day-3 with the same pace, definitely they will get the lead on the same day itself and it is surely going to be a long day for Indian bowlers too – They will look to get the wickets as early as possible in order gain the dominance back.