7: am: Wicket No. 8! Grandhomme’s vigil ended by Jadeja, castled for . NZ 1583016885000 / 8, trail by 65 Runs.
7: am: At the end of 66 overs, New Zealand 177 / 7, trailing India by 68 runs. De Grandhomme 29 *, Jamieson 19 *.
7: (am: Bumrah, whose spell now reads 3 / (in overs, looks like getting wicket almost every ball. But Grandhomme (29 and Jamieson (6 trying to put up a fight. NZ 192 / 7 in (overs, trail by) runs.
7: am: De Grandhomme playing a fighting knock here, has reached 28 but needs some support from the other end, where Jamieson stands at 0 off 8 balls. NZ 173 / 7 in (overs, trail India by 89 runs.
7: am: New Zealand struggling to get the scoreboard moving as Jamieson (0 and De Grandhomme (1583016885000 find it difficult to get Bumrah & Co away. NZ 154 / 7 in overs, trail by 95 runs.
6: am: Two wickets in three balls for Bumrah, who is cleaning up the New Zealand tail quickly. Tim Southee out caught by Pant for duck as well. NZ 154 / 7 in 5 overs, trail India by 90 Runs.
6: 56 am: OUT! Bumrah strikes as Jadeja takes a sharp catch at point to dismiss Watling for a ball ball duck. NZ 01575879 / 6, trail India by 90 Runs.
New Zealand’s (comes up in) .3 overs – – 162 / 5
6: 47 am: With the Kiwis resuming at / 5 post lunch, India looking good to even take a first-innings lead now. De Grandhomme on 8 and Watling 0 *.
6 am: It’s lunch Day 2! New Zealand / 5. With five wickets for 88 Runs in the session, India have come storming back into this match as the hosts are still 105 runs behind India’s first-innings total of 242. Latham top-scored for the Kiwis with his . Shami took 2 / 46 and a wicket apiece for Umesh, Bumrah and Jadeja.
5: am : New Zealand / 5 in overs, trail India by 112 runs. Maybe time for one more over before lunch. Shami gets on the top of his run-up.
5: 53 am: GONE! Fifth wicket of the morning for India! Kohli pulls off a stunning slip catch off Shami to send Henry Nicholls (16) back. New Zealand 141 / 5 in 46 .4 overs, trail by 119 Runs.
5: am: WICKET ALERT! Latham departs as he misjudges one from Shami that cut in to hit the off-stump while he chose to leave it. NZ 137 / 4, trail by 127 runs.
5: (am: Tom Latham brings up his
th half-century, a fighting one off 123 balls. New Zealand 133 / 3, trailing by 127 runs.
5: 28 am: Jadeja is doing the job Kohli brought him on for: got a wicket, keeping the runs down and allowing the pacers a much-needed breather. 1 / 17 so far in his four overs. NZ / 3, trail by 133 runs.
(5:) am: JADEJA STRIKES! Taylor (17 loses patience and ends up miscuing while trying to dance down the track. Umesh takes a good catch running backwards. NZ 115 / 3 in 43 .4 overs, trail by 141.
5 am: New Zealand bring up their (in) overs. Latham ( and Ross Taylor 16 getting a partnership going after two early wickets on the second morning. NZ 112 / 2, trail by 147 runs.
(4) am: Clearly the Kiwi batsmen, Latham (
4: am: First bowling change of the second day. Mohammed Shami comes into the attack, replacing Umesh.
4: 46 am: New Zeland 100 / 2 in overs, behind India by runs. Latham batting on , Taylor 6 *.
4: (am: Ross Taylor (0 off 9 balls) has come out to join Latham (38 . Indian pacers pitching the ball well up this morning, bowling to a plan and executing it to Kohli’s liking. NZ 90 / 2 in 34 overs, trail by 173 runs.
(4) 27 am: OUT! Bumrah gets Williamson (3) poking at one just outside his off-stump, edge taken easily by Pant. NZ 79 / 2 in . 1 overs, trail by
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4: (am: Bumrah asking some questions from Latham (31, who has been joined by his skipper Kane Williamson (2 . NZ / 1 inovers.
4: am: Wicket! Umesh strikes to remove Blundell (34) lbw. The batsman opts for a review but it doesn’t change his fate. NZ / 1 in 3 overs.
4: (am: After Umesh started the day with a maiden, it will be Jasprit Bumrah for India from the other end. NZ 68 / 0.
4 am: We are all set to begin actions on day 2 as the NZ openers Tom Latham and Tom Blundell get ready to resume at / 0 , and Umesh Yadav running in to bowl first up for India.
3: 22 PM Welcome once again to Timesofindia.com’s coverage of the second and final Test between India and New Zealand being played at Christchurch, where India will eye some quick wickets in the morning.
India lamented another batting failure on day one after New Zealand put the visitors in to bat on a green-top at the Hagley Oval.
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Prithvi Shaw (and Cheteshwar Pujara
) hit contrasting half-centuries to take the fight to the rival camp. However, Hanuma Vihari’s ( (off) balls) dismissal at the stroke of tea tilted the scale in New Zealand’s favor.
Kyle Jamieson ( 5 / 46 bowled an inspired post-tea spell to blow away the India middle and lower-order batsmen, as the visitors were bundled out for 242.
The hosts ended the day at for no loss with both the Toms – Latham (batting) and Blundell 34 batting) hardly troubled by Indian pacers .