India vs New Zealand 1st test Day-1 : India 291/9

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New Zeland tour of India started well for them and they took 9 wickets of the Indian team on the first day and put india on back foot.

Indian openers starts well and they gave good fast start to India but Santner came to the attack and he took wicket of Rahul, he scored 32 runs.

After Rahul, Pujara and Vijay Played sensible and till lunch India team score was 105/1 and first session belongs to Indian team.

But After lunch Kiwi bowlers fight back and took 3 wickets before the Tea. Pujara got out by Santner while another short ball out for the Kohli.

Kohli played the hook shot and he was out of the crease so he was not able to manage the bounce and he got out earlier also at Australia tour he got out in same way.

Vijay also got edge on the ball of the Sodhi, he tried to cut the ball and he missed the bounce of the ball and got the edge of the bat.

After Tea, Rahane and Rohit two Mumbai batsmen tried to put up a partnership but on the ball of the Craig Rahane tried to play forward and ball got more bounce and got edge of the bat and then go to pad and got out to silly point.

After this, Rohit and Ashwin tried to put up a partnership and he did 50 runs partnership but when Rohit reached to 35 he tried to play shot over the mid-off and he got out.

It was great chance for rohit to proove himself in test cricket but his nature of playing shots always put him in trouble and because of this his average in test cricket was near to 32 per match.

Ashwin tried hard to stay but he also got out on score of 40 while W. Saha got bowled by Boult with the unplayable in swing ball with the new ball taken by Kiwis after 80 overs.

Shami also not able to stay with Jadeja and got out and end of the session India loss another 5 wickets and score was 291/9. Jadeja and Yadav at the crease at end of the day.

 

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