India vs New Zealand Live Score: 3rd Test, Day 4

Cricketnext Staff | Updated: October 11, 2016, 5:02 PM IST

Highlights

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This is only the fourth time in history that India has completed a clean sweep in a series consisting of 3 or more matches. The other instances were against England in 1992-93, against Sri Lanka in 1993-94 and against the Australians in 2012-13. All these clean sweeps have been achieved while playing at home.

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R Ashwin picked up his sixth 10-wicket haul in Tests as NZ, chasing 475-run target were bowled out for 153 on Day 4 at the Holkar stadium.

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That's it. Ashwin Takes 13 as India Complete 3-0 Clean Sweep in Indore.

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OUT! R Ashwin gets another one. New Zealand are nine down for 138.

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OUT! R Ashwin gets another five-for. Jeetan Patel goes for a duck. NZ 138/8 in 34.1 overs.

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OUT! R Ashwin is on a roll. Gets his fourth of the innings and completes his ten-wicket haul. Satntner goes for 14. NZ 136/7 in 32.5 overs.

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SIX! Mitchell Santner uses his feet to hit Ashwin over the long on boundary. NZ 134/6.

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R Ashwin back into the attack. India are just four wicket away from victory now.

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OUT! Jadeaja dismisses James Neesham for a duck. NZ 103/5.

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OUT! R Ashwin gets another one. His third wicket. Luke Ronchi goes for 15.  NZ 102/4 in 22.4 overs.

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OUT! Here goes another one. Ross Taylor missed it completely and was bowled for 32. NZ 80/3 in 18.3 overs. 

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Two fours and a six from Ross Taylor off R Ashwin. NZ 61/2 in 13 overs.

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OUT! Kane Williamson departs for 27. He doesn't look happy with the LBW decision. R Ashwin gets the wicket. NZ 42/2 in 11 overs.

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Play resumes after the tea break. Ravindra Jadeja comes in to bowl.

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Its tea on Day 4. New Zealand 38/1 in 9 overs, need 437 runs more to win the match.

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Four runs. Guptill hits Yadav to fine leg boundary.

 

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Four runs. Kane Williamson plays Shami to deep square leg boundary.

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OUT! Umesh Yadav gets the breakthrough. Tom Latham LBW for 6. NZ 7/1 in 1.4 overs.

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Umesh Yadav starts the second over with three dot balls.

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Tom Latham starts in style hitting a six in the first over of Mohammed Shami. New Zealand 7/0 in 1 over.

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Cheteshwar Pujara scored his eighth Test hundred and Gautam Gambhir made a quick-fire fifty as India declared their second innings at 216/3 in Indore.

 

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India declare at 216/3 in 2nd innings. New Zealand need 475 runs to win.

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That's it. Century for Cheteshwar. His eighth in Test cricket. India 216/3 

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Cheteshwar Pujara is now into the 90s. India lead by 464 runs.

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Four runs. Rahane hits James Neesham straight down the ground. India 202/3.

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Four runs. Ajinkya Rahane guides Mitchell Santner to third-man boundary. India now lead by 441 runs.

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Four runs. Pujara plays a glorious drive off Mitchell Santner. 

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Its Lunch on Day 4. India 127/2 in 34 overs, lead New Zealand by 385 runs. Pujara 50*, Virat Kohli 2*.

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Cheteshwar Pujara takes a single to complete his fourth fifty in the series. India 123/2. lead NZ by 381 runs.

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OUT! Gambhir departs after a quick fifty.Jeetan Patel gets the wicket. India 110/2 in 30 overs.

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Gautam Gambhir completes his fifty off just 54 balls. Brilliant knock on comeback. India needed quick runs to put pressure on the Kiwis and he did exactly that. India lead by 367 runs now.

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Four more from Gautam Gambhir. Hits Trent Boult through the covers.

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Four more. Gambhir plays another cracking shot. Perfect timing.

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Four runs. Gambhir cuts Santner to third-man boundary. He batting on 29 off just 31 balls.

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Four runs. Gambhir hits Trent Boult to fine leg boundary. India lead by 323 runs

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Four runs. Pujara hits Santner to fine leg boundary. India 50/1 in 17.4 overs.

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India have extended their lead past 300 now. IND 44/1 in 17 overs.
 

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Gautam Gambhir, who was retired hurt yesterday due to a shoulder injury, is back.

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Murali Vijay run out for 19. India 34/1 in 13.4 overs in 2nd innings,lead New Zealand by 292.

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India have made a steady start. Not trying anything different to score quick runs. The lead now is 291 runs. 

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Murali Vijay takes the aerial root and was almost caught at the boundary but was lucky to get away. Just one run. India 28/0 in 10.2 overs.

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Matt Henry starts the first over. Four runs came off it.

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Murali Vijay and Cheteshwar Pujara are out in the middle. and sore the New Zealand players. Day 4 starts.

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India, who hold an unassailable 2-0 lead in the series, decided against enforcing the follow-on and were 18 for no loss - an overall lead of 276 - at stumps on Day 3 in Indore.

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Ravichandran Ashwin claimed six wickets to help India secure a 258-run first-innings lead over New Zealand in the third and final Test.

 

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Hello and welcome to the live updates of Day 4 of India vs New Zealand 3rd Test in Indore.

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Day 3 roundup: Ravichandran Ashwin claimed six wickets to help India secure a 258-run first-innings lead over New Zealand in the third and final Test.

India, who hold an unassailable 2-0 lead in the series, decided against enforcing the follow-on and were 18 for no loss - an overall lead of 276 - at stumps on Day 3 in Indore.

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RankTeamPointsRating
1 India 4983 122
2 South Africa 4020 109
3 Australia 5302 108
4 England 5071 101
5 Pakistan 3494 97
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