India vs New Zealand Live Score: 3rd Test, Day 2

Cricketnext Staff | Updated: October 9, 2016, 5:19 PM IST

Highlights

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Stumps, Day-2  

New Zealand - 28/0 , Overs - 9

India - 557/5d , Overs - 169

Kiwis trail India by 529 runs after two days of play in Indore

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Ravi Ashwin takes charge on the other end now. So it's spin from both ends that the Kiwis are facing at the moment.

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Jadeja starts off with a maiden over.

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Virat Kohli has brought Ravindra Jadeja into the attack for the first time in the innings.

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Four runs came from the first over bowled by Mohammed Shami. NZ will get five extra runs for Jadeja's penalty. NZ 9/1 after 1 over.

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Virat Kohli (211) and Ajinkya Rahane (188) had a 365-run stand for the fourth wicket before Rohit Sharma scored a fifty to take India to a huge total on Day 2 in Indore.

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SIX! Rohit Sharma hits Matt Henry straight down the ground. 15 runs came from the over. And, that's it. Virat Kohli has declared the Indian innings at 557/5 in 169 overs.

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Five runs deducted from India's total as Ravindra Jadeja is found guilty of running over in the "danger area" of the pitch. 

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India 540/5 in 167.3 overs.

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Rohit Sharma hits consecutive fours off Trent Boult. India 521/5 in 162 overs.

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OUT! Ajinkya Rahane falls after a terrific 188-run knock. BJ Watling takes the catch off Trent Boult. India 504/5 in 159.1 overs.

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500 up for India in 156.4 overs. Rahane batting on 186.

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Four runs. Flat-batted shot from Rahane to mid off boundary off Santner. 

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SIX! Rohit Sharma joins the party, hits Jeetan Patel straight down the ground for a big one. India 489/4 in 154 overs.

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OUT! Virat Kohli falls to Jeetan Patel for 211. India 465/4 in 148 overs.

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Its tea on Day 2. India 456/3 in 147 overs. Virat Kohli 207*, Ajinkya Rahane 161*. 

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Four runs. What a shot! Smashes James Neesham to deep extra cover boundary. India 451/3 in 144 overs.

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Kohli reached his second double ton while Ajinkya Rahane went past 150 as the 350-plus stand between the batting duo put India in a strong position on Day 2 in Indore.

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That's it. 200 up for Virat Kohli. His second double ton. What a player! India 446/3 in 142.3 overs.

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Kohli on 199.

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Virat Kohli is now batting on 193, just seven runs away from his second double ton. India 437/3 in 138.2 overs.

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Ajinkya Rahane goes past 150 with a boundary off James Neesham. What an innings!

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Ajinkya Rahane scored his eighth ton after Virat Kohli's century as the 300-plus stand between the batting duo denied NZ any chance of making a comeback on Day 2.

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400 runs up for India in 127.4 overs and the partnership between Kohli and rahane is now 300 runs. India in complete control in Indore now.

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SIX! Fourth six in the innings from Rahane in the innings. What a shot. India 397/2 125.3 overs.

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Maiden over from Jeetan Patel. India 369/3 in 122 overs.

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Four runs. Just one bounce over the boundary. Ajinkya Rahane once again uses his feet to charge against Jeetan Patel.

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Play resumes after the lunch break. India 359/3 in 118 overs. NZ need few wickets here otherwise India will be in a position from where it will be very difficult for the Kiwis to make comeback.

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Its lunch on Day 2: India 358/3 in 117 overs. Virat Kohli 149, Ajinkya Rahane 124*.

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SIX! Virat Kohli hits Mitchell Santner over long off for a big one. India reach 350/3 in 113 overs. The 250-run partnership is also up in style.

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Four runs. Kohli hits Boult to third-man boundary. India 332/3 in 108 overs.

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SIX! Rahane uses his feet and hits Jeetan Patel straight down the ground for a bit. India 328/3 in 107 overs.

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After Virat Kohli's century on Day 1, Ajinkya Rahane also reached his ton on the second day as their 200-plus stand put the hosts in a commanding position.

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That's it. A brilliant knock. Ajinkya Rahane reaches his eight Test ton.

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Ajinkya Rahane is batting on 99. 

 

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The 200-run stand has also come up between Kohli and Rahane. India 301/3 in 99 overs.

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300 up for India in 98.1 overs. Ajinkya Rahane batting on 95.

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Four runs. Kohli hits Matt Henry straight down the ground.

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Four runs. Kohli hits Henry to square third man. India 292/3 in 96 overs.

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Another short delivery but Rahane pulls it to fine leg for a double. 

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Ouch! Bouncer from Henry hits Rahane in the helmet. He kept his eye on the ball at the last moment but didn't duck in time.

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Four runs. Another cracking boundary from Rahane off Matt Henry. Kohli applauds as Rahane goes into the 90s.

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India 279/3 in 94 overs.

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Four runs. Ajinkya Rahane plays a perfect cover drive off Matt Henry. uses his full face of the bat and there was no chance for the fielder to stop it. Top shot!

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Play resumes on Day 2 in Indore. New Zealand need few quick wickets here if they want to make a comeback after India dominated the opening day.

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The day two proceedings start in 30 minutes at the Holkar Stadium in Indore. Stay tuned for all the live action

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Virat Kohli (103 not out) and his deputy Ajinkya Rahane (79 not out) helped India reach 267/3 at stumps on the opening day of the third and final Test against NZ at the Holkar Stadium.

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Hello, and welcome to the live updates of India vs New Zealand third Test, Day 2 .

India vs New Zealand Live Score: 3rd Test, Day 2

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Day 1 roundup: Virat Kohli (103 not out) and his deputy Ajinkya Rahane (79 not out) helped India reach 267/3 at stumps on the opening day of the third and final Test against NZ at the Holkar Stadium.

Earlier, India won the toss again and opted to bat as Gautam Gambhir and Umesh Yadav came back to the team replacing Shikhar Dhawan and Bhuvneshwar Kumar.

Team Rankings

RankTeamPointsRating
1 India 3925 123
2 South Africa 3050 117
3 Australia 3087 100
4 England 3362 99
5 New Zealand 3114 97
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