Tag: India vs New Zealand

Thought career was at crossroads last year, didn’t know if I would be in Test team: Ashwin | Cricket News

KANPUR: Basking in the glory of becoming India’s third highest Test wicket-taker, senior off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin has revealed that he feared his career would not survive the chaos unleashed by the COVID-19 pandemic last year….

Rahul Dravid gives Rs 35000 to groundsmen for preparing sporting pitch | Cricket News

KANPUR: He has always been different from the rest and India’s new head coach Rahul Dravid proved it once again by giving Green Park’s groundstaff, led by Shiv Kumar, Rs 35,000 for preparing a sporting…

Shreyas Iyer’s dream debut presents India with selection headache | Cricket News

NEW DELHI: Shreyas Iyer‘s dream Test debut has put India in pole position in the opening Test against New Zealand but it has also presented his team with a selection headache for the second and…

There wasn’t much happening on the wicket: Shreyas Iyer on late declaration | Cricket News

KANPUR: The declaration may have come a tad too late owing to the team management’s assessment of the Green Park pitch as unresponsive but debutant Shreyas Iyer backed his spinners to secure an Indian victory…

Shreyas Iyer becomes first Indian to score century and half-century on Test debut | Cricket News

KANPUR: Shreyas Iyer on Sunday became the first Indian to score a century and a half-century on Test debut. Iyer slammed his maiden Test century (105) on Day 2 of the Kanpur Test in India’s…

India vs New Zealand: Rahul Dravid had told me about KS Bharat’s skills long back, says VVS Laxman | Cricket News

KANPUR: Former India batter VVS Laxman was told about wicketkeeper KS Bharat‘s skills a long time back by the team’s current chief coach Rahul Dravid, who had said that the 28-year-old’s “wicketkeeping skills were only…

India vs New Zealand 1st Test Live Score Updates, Day 4: India aim to consolidate vital lead

So, just under 30 minutes to go for the start on Day 4. A big day for both the teams. A strong performance with the ball helped India inch ahead of New Zealand on Day…

Never saw myself as a white ball specialist: Axar Patel | Cricket News

KANPUR: Thirty two wickets in only seven Tests innings is no mean feat and Axar Patel says the secret of his success lies in enjoying his craft and believing that he can’t be ‘pigeon-holed’ as…

India vs New Zealand, 1st Test Day 3: Axar takes five to bowl out New Zealand for 296, India take 63 runs lead | Cricket News

KANPUR: Axar Patel continued his golden run in favourable home conditions, grabbing another five-wicket haul to put India in the driver’s seat after New Zealand were bowled out for 296 despite an opening stand of…

India vs New Zealand, 1st Test Day 2: Southee, openers bring New Zealand back in the game as visitors reach 129 for no loss | Cricket News

KANPUR: Tim Southee bowled an incisive morning spell to take five wickets which was then brilliantly complemented by openers Will Young and Tom Latham as New Zealand dominated India to reach 129 for no loss…