Live Updates: New Zealand clinched the series 2-0 as they received the second Test encounter towards India by seven wickets in Christchurch. The hosts chased down the goal of 132 fairly simply with fifties from Tom Blundell and Tom Latham. India had been all out for 124 of their second innings the place Trent Boult was the highest performer with 4 wickets whereas Tim Southee took three. Earlier, New Zealand had been all out for 235 in reply to India’s 242 with Mohammed Shami claiming 4 wickets.
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8:20 hrs: Win this win, they’ve additionally pocketed the 120 factors on supply within the World Test Championship factors desk.
08:14 hrs: New Zealand have received the match by seven wickets they usually have claimed the series 2-0!
08:09 hrs: Surprise! Surprise! Virat Kohli is the brand new bowler for India!
08:06 hrs: A boundary for Ross Taylor now and the required runs are all the way down to single digits. New Zealand 125 for the lack of three wickets.
08:02 hrs: Jasprit Bumrah has castled Tom Blundell for 55 however it’s too little too late. New Zealand want 11 runs extra to win.
07:56 hrs: Half century for Tom Blundell and New Zealand can scent the victory proper now! NZ 116/2
07:50 hrs: A nasty bouncer from Jasprit Bumrah and Kane Williamson is caught within the slips for five. New Zealand 112/2
07:40 hrs: Tom Latham dismissed for 52 (74) by Umesh Yadav
· 2nd time Latham has been dismissed by Umesh Yadav in Tests.
· Partnership of 103 runs for 1st wicket between Latham and Blundell.
o This was the first century stand between Latham and Blundell in Tests.
· This is now the 4th greatest 4th innings opening stand for New Zealand in Tests.
07:33 hrs: A good catch from Rishabh Pant and Tom Latham departs after a nicely-performed fifty. New Zealand 103 for the lack of one wicket.
07:26 hrs: Tough luck for Umesh Yadav. It turned out to be umpire’s name when it got here to the LBW choice however the on-discipline official determined to provide the choice towards India. New Zealand 98/0
07:18 hrs: Runs preserve flowing for New Zealand. Tom Blundell slammed Ravindra Jadeja for a six and within the subsequent over,Tom Latham scored a boundary straight down the bottom. NZ 93/0
07:12 hrs: Ravindra Jadeja is launched into the assault and Latham welcomed him with a boundary via the purpose area. Effortless from the left-hander as New Zealand are 82 for no loss.
07:03 hrs: Looks like it’s all over for India as New Zealand are 74 for no loss. Another boundary for Tom Blundell and appears just like the Kiwis will wrap up the match very quickly.
06:56 hrs: Fifty partnership for 1st wicket between Latham and Blundell
· third fifty stand between Latham and Blundell in Tests and their 1st first in 4th innings.
· Fifty plus opening stand in each the innings of this Test by New Zealand.
· Only 20th such occasion of NZ openers having 50+ stand in each the innings of a Test and first since 2015 vs SL at Dunedin.
· 4th occasion of NZ openers having 50+ stand in each the innings of a Test towards India.
o At Delhi in 1955
o At Chennai in 1956
o At Bengaluru in 1988
o At Christchurch in 2020.
· 1st fifty plus opening stand by New Zealand in 4th innings after 5 intervening innings.
06:49 hrs: The Kiwi openers proceed to play sensibly as Tom Latham bought one other boundary to carry up the 50 for New Zealand.
06:43 hrs: Time for the second session on Day Three and Jasprit Bumrah will begin proceedings for India. Can he strike early?
06:08 hrs: It’s lunch on Day Three of the second Test encounter and New Zealand are 46 for no loss. 86 runs extra to win and that is wanting too simple for the hosts.
06:01 hrs: This match goes out of India’s hand because the New Zealand openers have added 45 runs already. They want wickets fast or else this will probably be a cakewalk for the hosts.
05:51 hrs: A punch off the again foot and one other 4 for Tom Blundell. This is simply too simple for the hosts as they’re 40 for no loss.
05:45 hrs: Nothing goes India’s manner because the ball struck the skin edge nevertheless it was simply in need of Virat Kohli at second slip. New Zealand 31 for no loss.
05:40 hrs: Looks like Mohammed Shami’s inury is just not as unhealthy as most of us thought and he’s again into the assault. A boundary for Tom Latham nonetheless takes the Kiwis to 31 for no loss.
05:33 hrs: Consistent motion off the pitch for each Jasprit Bumrah and Umesh Yadav however nonetheless no success as New Zealand are 26 for no loss.
05:25 hrs: Stand and ship! Glorious drive from Tom Latham and because of that boundary, New Zealand are 24 for no loss.
05:18 hrs: A boundary every for Tom Latham and Tom Blundell and New Zealand are off to a optimistic begin. India want wickets quickly in the event that they wish to make a match of this encounter.
05:09 hrs: Mohammed Shami bought hit on his shoulder whereas batting and he isn’t there on the sector. This is a large blow for India as they’re now one bowler down!
05:03 hrs: The lowest goal efficiently defended by India in an away Test is 143 vs AUS at Melbourne in 1981.
04:58 hrs: Jasprit Bumrah to bowl the primary over for India as they face the robust job of defending 131.
04:48 hrs: A combine-up between the 2 batsmen and Jasprit Bumrah is run out! India are all out for 124 and the Kiwis want 132 runs to win this encounter.
04:44 hrs: More precious runs as Jasprit Bumrah guided the ball from Tim Southee to the effective leg boundary for a 4. India 118 for the lack of 9 wickets.
04:38 hrs: SIX! Ravindra Jadeja is finished defending and he slams Trent Boult for an enormous six straight down the bottom! India 114 for the lack of 9 wickets.
04:32 hrs: Mohammed Shami determined to interrupt the shackles however he may solely handle to hit the ball straight into the fingers of Tom Blundell. Another wicket for Tim Southee and India are 108 for the lack of 9 wickets.
04:30 hrs: The pitch remains to be aiding the quick bowlers and proper now, each Ravindra Jadeja and Mohammed Shami are wanting fairly clueless. Can they take India’s result in 150?
04:17 hrs: Another wicket and that is getting worse for India! Rishabh Pant couldn’t attain the road of the ball from Trent Boult and will solely handle to provide a easy catch to the wicket-keeper. India 97/8
04:13 hrs: Really unlucky for Hanuma Vihari. A ball which was taking place the leg aspect took the faintest of edges and BJ Watling accomplished the catch behind the stumps. India 97/7
04:08 hrs: Cautious begin by Rishabh Pant. While his attacking instincts are fairly seen, the teen is making an attempt to play it sluggish towards Tim Southee and Trent Boult. India 93/6
04:00 hrs: Rishabh Pant and Hanuma Vihari are out within the center and for New Zealand, Tim Southee will probably be bowling the primary over of the day.
03:54 hrs: It has not been a superb outing for Virat Kohli as he failed to attain large within the Test series. The Indian cricket staff skipper managed to attain simply 38 runs averaging at 9.50. In the primary Test towards New Zealand, Kohli scored simply 21 runs.
03:44 hrs: Hanuma Vihari (5 not out) and Rishabh Pant (1 not out) are the 2 batsmen out within the center for India and because the final recognised pair, quite a bit will rely upon their efficiency at present.
03:17 hrs: India had been capable of dismiss New Zealand for 235 of their second innings because of a 4-wicket haul from Mohammed Shami and a few sensible efforts within the discipline. Jasprit Bumrah claimed three wickets whereas Ravindra Jadeja contributed with two wickets.
03:03 hrs: Cheteshwar Pujara scored 24 whereas Prithvi Shaw and Virat Kohli had been each dismissed for 14 as India batsmen struggled to attain within the second innings. A complete north of 150 will probably be aggressive on this pitch however India may have preserve their wickets intact on Day 3.
02:45 hrs: Hello and welcome to the dwell protection of Day Three of the second Test encounter between India and New Zealand. The guests will resume their second innings on 90/6 with a lead of 97 runs. Trent Boult took three wickets for simply 12 runs to depart India struggling on the finish of Day 2 after the Kiwis had been all out for 235.