On the first day India batted first and scored 291 runs off 90 overs with nine wickets down. The opener of the Indian innings KL Rahul scored 32 runs off 39 balls then out, he smashed four 4s and a maximum. M Vijay scored 65 runs off 170 balls and out, he blasts eight boundaries which all were eight 4s. CA Pujara scored 62 runs off 109 balls with eight 4s. Captain of the team V Kohli scored nine runs only and out by Wagner.
TA Boult bowled seventeen overs and took three wickets, MJ Santner took also three wickets but in 20 overs. India’s 291 runs on the first day look not so good but it will clear tomorrow on the second day when New Zealand will play its first innings.
Match Timings: 09:30 local time (04:00 GMT)
Toss: India won the toss and elected to bat
Watch Online New Zealand tour of India 2016 1st Test Day 2 Complete HD Highlights Today Between Ind v NZ at Kanpur, Friday, September 23rd, 2016.
KL Rahul, M Vijay, CA Pujara, V Kohli*, AM Rahane, RG Sharma, R Ashwin, WP Saha†, RA Jadeja, UT Yadav, Mohammed Shami.
New Zealand team
TWM Latham, MJ Guptill, KS Williamson*, LRPL Taylor, L Ronchi, MJ Santner, BJ Watling†, MD Craig, IS Sodhi, TA Boult, N Wagner.
Test no. 2221 | 2016/17 season
Played at Green Park, Kanpur
22,23,24,25,26 September 2016 (5-day match)
Umpires – RA Kettleborough and RJ Tucker
TV umpire – AK Chaudhary
Match referee – DC Boon
Reserve umpire – CK Nandan