Today's Sports News: In the second match of the Test sequence (India vs New Zealand) being performed in Christchurch, New Zealand, India misplaced Mayank Agarwal 7 (11) wickets until lunch (Lunch Report). However, opening batsman Prithvi Shaw 54 (64) accomplished his first half-century on international soil, scoring quick runs.
After batting 23 overs until lunch, India have scored 85 runs on the lack of two wickets. Captain Virat Kohli 3 (14) with Cheteshwar Pujara 15 (49) is on the sector. <! –
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New Zealand received the toss within the match and invited India to bat first. The Indian staff entered the sector with two adjustments. Umesh Yadav was given an opportunity within the taking part in eleven rather than injured Ishant Sharma. Also, Ravindra Jadeja was included within the taking part in XI rather than Ravichandran Ashwin, who scored probably the most runs within the Wellington Test.
The begin of India was not excellent. Mayank Agarwal and Prithvi Shaw got here for batting. Together they added 30 runs for the primary wicket. Mayank Trent grew to become the sufferer of bowler Bolt within the sixth over.
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He utterly missed the ball coming inside Bolt and was known as out LBW. Mayank demanded a evaluate on this, however the third umpire additionally dismissed him.
After this, new batsman Cheteshwar Pujara shaped a 50-run partnership for the second wicket with Prithvi. Prithvi was seen batting aggressively throughout this time.
In the 19th over, he hit a six off Neil Wegner and hit his first abroad half-century. However, after that he couldn’t keep longer. On the very first ball of the 20th over bowled by Kyle Jamieson, he was caught within the slip in an try to make a giant shot in the direction of the third man. On the bouncy ball, Prithvi had already made up his thoughts to hit a six or a 4, however Tom Latham, standing on the second slip, drove him with an excellent catch with one hand.