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    As It Happened: India Vs New Zealand, 3rd Test, Day 1

    • Oct 8, 2016

      17:01(IST)

      STUMPS! India end Day 1 of the third Test against New Zealand at 267/3. Kohli unbeaten on 103 and Rahane unbeaten on 79

    • 17:01(IST)

      STUMPS! India end Day 1 of the third Test against New Zealand at 267/3. Kohli unbeaten on 103 and Rahane unbeaten on 79

    • 16:38(IST)

      100! It's a century for the Indian captain. Virat Kohli scores his 13th Test hundred. This is his fourth century on home soil and sixth as captain of India

    • 16:23(IST)

    • 16:23(IST)

    • 16:01(IST)

      SIX! Ajinkya Rahane reaches his fifty in style. India 214/3 in 76.1 overs.

    • 15:40(IST)

      Virat Kohli and Ajinkya Rahane complete 100-run stand for the fourth wicket as India reach 200/3 in 71.4 overs.
       

       

    • 15:28(IST)

      Four runs. Ajinkya Rahane hits Ajinkya Rahane to deep extra cover boundary. India 193/3 in 69 overs.

    • 15:25(IST)

      The partnership between Virat Kolhi and Ajinkya Rahane is now 87 runs. 

    • 15:23(IST)

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    A file photo of Ajinkya Rahane. (Getty Images)

    A file photo of Ajinkya Rahane. (Getty Images)

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    India win toss, opt to bat against New Zealand. Gambhir and Umesh Yadav are back in the squad.

    The series already in their pocket and the number one ranking cemented, a dominant India go into the third Test against New Zealand on Saturday, aiming yet another clean sweep of a Test rubber at home.