India vs New Zealand (test)

India vs New Zealand Live Score (TEST)

2nd Test, Eden Gardens, Kolkata 30 September, 2016

Toss won by India (decided to bat)

India beat New Zealand by 178 runs

Man of the Match: Wriddhiman Saha

New Zealand Squad

Henry Nicholls, Jeet Raval, Kane Williamson, Neil Broom, Colin de Grandhomme, Jimmy Neesham, Scott Kuggeleijn, Bradley Watling, Tom Latham, Jeetan Patel, Matt Henry, Mitchell Santner, Neil Wagner

India Squad

Abhinav Mukund, Ajinkya Rahane, Cheteshwar Pujara, Karun Nair, Murali Vijay, Shreyas Iyer, Virat Kohli, Jayant Yadav, Ravindra Jadeja, Lokesh Rahul, Wriddhiman Saha, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Ishant Sharma, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Shami, Ravichandran Ashwin, Umesh Yadav

Pitch Report

It has some grass but it will turn as the game progresses.

SWOT Analysis

IndiaNew Zealand
StrengthSpin attackMental strength
WeaknessInconsistent battingInexperience
OpportunitiesTo take an unassailable lead in the seriesTo stay alive in the series
ThreatsRoss Taylor, Luke RonchiRavichandran Ashwin, Virat Kohli

Head to Head

IndiaNew Zealand
Matches won1910
Home Wins148
Away Wins52
Highest Innings Score583 on Friday, October 29, 1999680 on Friday, February 14, 2014
Lowest Innings Score83 on Sunday, October 10, 199994 on Thursday, December 19, 2002

Top Performers

IndiaNew Zealand
Highest Total Chased199 on Thursday, February 15, 1968212 on Saturday, December 26, 1998
Lowest Total Defended156 on Thursday, September 25, 1969236 on Thursday, November 24, 1988
Most Prolific BatsmanRahul Dravid - 1659 RunsBrendon McCullum - 1224 Runs
Highest Individual Score231 by Vinoo Mankad On Friday, January 06, 1956302 by Brendon McCullum On Friday, February 14, 2014
Most Successful BowlerBishan Bedi - 57 WicketsRichard Hadlee - 65 Wickets
Best Bowling Analysis8/72 by Srinivas Venkataraghavan On Friday, March 19, 19657/23 by Richard Hadlee On Friday, February 13, 1976

Team Rankings

RankTeamPointsRating
1 India 4338 121
2 Australia 4797 109
3 South Africa 3528 107
4 England 5071 101
5 New Zealand 4011 98
FULL Ranking