Team India, NZ arrive in Hyderabad for second Test

Hyderabad: The Indian and New Zealand cricket teams arrived here on Tuesday for the second Test match to be held at the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium from November 12-16.

The teams arrived at the Rajiv Gandhi International airport here in a private Charter flight from Ahmedabad and headed to the star hotel, where they are putting during their stay here.

The teams would get down to practise at the stadium from tomorrow.

The three Test-rubber is tied 0-0 after the first match in Ahmedabad ended in a draw.

This will be the first time since 1988-89 that the HCA would be hosting a Test match and it will also be the first at the Rajiv Gandhi stadium at Uppal. The stadium made its ODI debut in 2005-06 against South Africa.