IND vs NZ Wankhede Test: India 5 Wickets Away from Victory, 400 Runs Still in Front of NZ

IND vs NZ Wankhede Test

IND vs NZ Wankhede Test: Team India has come close to victory on the third day of the second test match against New Zealand. In front of the target of 540 runs, New Zealand lost five wickets for 140 runs till the stumps. Henry Nicholls is unbeaten on 36 and Rachin Ravindra scored 2. Ravichandran Ashwin took 3 wickets for India. There are still two days left in the match and the Indian team is 5 wickets away from victory. At the same time, NZ have to score 400 more runs to win the match. Ejaz Patel, who took all 10 wickets in India’s first innings, took four wickets in the second innings.

New Zealand Second Innings

India set New Zealand a target of 540 for victory in the Mumbai Test, in response to which the Kiwis lost their first wicket in the second innings as captain Tom Latham for 13 runs. Latham was dismissed leg before by Ashwin on the score of 6 runs. Ashwin gave the second blow to the Kiwi team and he got Will Young caught by Suryakumar Yadav for 20 runs. It was Ashwin who gave India the third success by dismissing Ross Taylor (6 runs). Daryl Mitchell was dismissed for 60 by Axar Patel, while Blundell was run out for zero without opening the account. On the third day of the game for India, R Ashwin took three wickets while Axar Patel took one wicket.

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Indian Declared Innings at 276

Team India declared the second innings on the score of 276/7. Opener Mayank Agarwal (62), who scored 150 runs in the first innings, was also the top scorer in the second innings. Along with this, Cheteshwar Pujara (47) and Shubman Gill (47) also scored well. Ejaz Patel, who created history by taking all 10 wickets in the first innings, took 4 wickets in the second innings as well. IND vs NZ Wankhede Test.

Ejaz Patel (14/225) This was the best performance by any bowler at the Wankhede. Axar Patel scored 41 not out off 26 balls. A total of 17 wickets fell for India in the entire match and all of them were picked up by the left arm spinners of the Kiwi team.

Memorable Test for Ajaz

A total of 17 wickets fell for India in both the innings of this Test. In which Ajaz Patel has 14 wickets in his account. For Ejaz, who made the record of all 10 wickets in the first innings, this match is like never to be forgotten. Ijaz has also become the highest wicket-taker spin bowler in a Test played in India.

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lowest Score in india

On the second day of the match, New Zealand were all out for 62 runs in the first innings. This was the lowest score of the Kiwi team in Test cricket against India. Earlier in the year 2002, New Zealand was all out for 94 against India. Not only this, it was also the lowest score in the test on any Indian soil. In the year 1987, Team India was all out for 75 in the Delhi Test against West Indies. IND vs NZ Wankhede Test.

Both Team Playing XI:

IND: Mayank Agarwal, Shubman Gill, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli (c), Shreyas Iyer, Wriddhiman Saha (w), Ravichandran Ashwin, Axar Patel, Jayant Yadav, Umesh Yadav, Mohammad Siraj.

NZ: Tom Latham (c), Will Young, Daryl Mitchell, Ross Taylor, Henry Nicholls, Tom Blundell (w), Rachin Ravindra, Kyle Jamieson, Tim Southee, William Somerville, Ajaz Patel.

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