Ind vs NZ, 1st Test: Day one in pics

Updated: February 28, 2015, 10:03 AM IST
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  • Hamish Bennett - who made his Test debut for New Zealand - appeals in vain against Gautam Gambhir. (AP Photo)

    Hamish Bennett - who made his Test debut for New Zealand - appeals in vain against Gautam Gambhir. (AP Photo)

  • The day belonged to Virender Sehwag whose sparkling knock of 173 put India in a safe zone in the first Test. (AP Photo)

    The day belonged to Virender Sehwag whose sparkling knock of 173 put India in a safe zone in the first Test. (AP Photo)

  • Jesse Ryder pumps the air after claiming the wicket of Gautam Gambhir. (AP Photo)

    Jesse Ryder pumps the air after claiming the wicket of Gautam Gambhir. (AP Photo)

  • Virender Sehwag and Rahul Dravid scored a century each and were involved in a massive 237-run partnership. (AP Photo)

    Virender Sehwag and Rahul Dravid scored a century each and were involved in a massive 237-run partnership. (AP Photo)

  • The New Zealand skipper Daniel Vettori toiled hard but wasn't a trouble for the in-form Indian batsmen. (AP Photo)

    The New Zealand skipper Daniel Vettori toiled hard but wasn't a trouble for the in-form Indian batsmen. (AP Photo)

  • Virender Sehwag and Jesse Ryder share a light moment after the Indian opener fell down. (AFP Photo)

    Virender Sehwag and Jesse Ryder share a light moment after the Indian opener fell down. (AFP Photo)

  • Virender Sehwag uses an umpire's wireless to communicate to teammates sitting near the dressing room after scoring a century. (AP Photo)

    Virender Sehwag uses an umpire's wireless to communicate to teammates sitting near the dressing room after scoring a century. (AP Photo)

First Published: November 4, 2010, 3:30 PM IST
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