India vs New Zealand 2021

India vs New Zealand 2021: Rachin Ravindra and Ajaz Patel discuss ‘nerves’ after heroic show on Day 5

The 33-year-old Ajaz Patel interviewed Rachin Ravindra for the New Zealand cricket team's official Twitter handle and recalled his own Test debut. 

Nov 30, 2021, 11:33 AM IST

India vs New Zealand 2021: Rahul Dravid backs out-of-form Ajinkya Rahane, says THIS about stand-in skipper

In Test matches this year, Ajinkya Rahane has now scored 411 runs in 21 innings at an average of 19.57, with just two half-centuries. 

Nov 30, 2021, 07:01 AM IST

IND vs NZ 1st Test: Team India coach Rahul Dravid gives Rs 35000 to groundsmen after match ends in a draw, here’s why

The Indian-born Ajaz Patel and Rachin Ravindra showed remarkable resilience under fading light and on a deteriorating track to defy India's famous spinners and eke out a thrilling draw for New Zealand after an engrossing fifth and final day of the opening Test in Kanpur on Monday.

Nov 29, 2021, 22:09 PM IST

India vs New Zealand 1st Test: Fans slam Ishant Sharma after match ends in a draw, check reactions

'Time's up for Ishant Sharma!' These messages were trending on social media following the Indian pacer's wicketless show in the first Test against New Zealand in Kanpur.
 

Nov 29, 2021, 18:56 PM IST

India vs New Zealand 1st Test: Bad light plays spoilsport as NZ eke out a thrilling draw

Team India managed to take eight wickets on Day 5 of the ongoing first Test but some late drama and stout-hearted performance from visitors' batters clawed back victory from the jaws of hosts.

Nov 29, 2021, 17:18 PM IST

India vs New Zealand 1st Test: R Ashwin surpasses THIS big record of Harbhajan Singh

Only Anil Kumble and Kapil Dev have taken more wickets for India in Test cricket than Ashwin (418).

Nov 29, 2021, 15:35 PM IST

India vs New Zealand 2021: Patience is key, says Team India bowling coach Paras Mhambrey

As India looks to win the opening fixture of the Test series, new bowling coach Paras Mhambrey shared his plans and expectations before the start of Day 5.

Nov 29, 2021, 13:06 PM IST

India vs New Zealand 2021: Umesh Yadav shares plan of attack on Day 5

India pacer Umesh Yadav feels wicket-wicket bowling will be a good plan on the Kanpur Wicket and in order to get more swing, the bowlers need to bowl the ball a tad slower.

Nov 29, 2021, 12:06 PM IST

India vs New Zealand 2021: Wriddhiman Saha not available due to neck injury, KS Bharat takes up gloves

Indian wicketkeeper Wriddhiman Saha will not be available for Day 5 of India vs New Zealand Test match due to a neck injury in Kanpur, India.

Nov 29, 2021, 11:50 AM IST

India vs New Zealand 2021: Will Cheteshwar Pujara or Ajinkya Rahane face the axe with Virat Kohli return in Mumbai

Cheteshwar Pujara scored 26 and 22 in the ongoing Kanpur Test while Ajinkya Rahane managed 35 and 4 in the two innings. Rahane, in fact, has endured a horror 2021 season – scoring 411 runs in 12 Tests at an average of just 19.57.

Nov 29, 2021, 10:42 AM IST

Ind vs NZ 1st Test Highlights: Match ends in a thrilling draw in Kanpur

Check the highlights of India vs New Zealand 1st Test which was being played in Kanpur.

Nov 29, 2021, 09:19 AM IST

India vs New Zealand 2021: Batting coach Vikram Rathour praises ‘ideal team man’ Wriddhiman Saha

On Sunday, with his Test career on line, Wriddhiman Saha battled hard with a stiff-neck for his gutsy 61 not out after Shreyas Iyer laid the platform with an attractive 65.

Nov 29, 2021, 06:16 AM IST

India vs New Zealand 1st Test Day 4 Stumps: R Ashwin removes Will Young as India set 284-run target

After India staged an excellent recovery from 51/5 to declare at 234/7 in 81 overs, the hosts struck early in New Zealand's chase.

Nov 28, 2021, 17:40 PM IST

India vs New Zealand 1st Test: Shreyas Iyer creates history, becomes only Indian to achieve THIS feat

Shreyas Iyer is also the only third Indian to score fifty-plus scores in each innings on Test debut. He joins Dilawar Hussain and Sunil Gavaskar in the unique list.

Nov 28, 2021, 14:43 PM IST

India vs New Zealand 1st Test: Ravichandran Ashwin’s BIG statement, “I am shutting the outside noise better than ever"

India's off-spinner R Ashwin is known for putting out his views in front of everyone without any filters. He speaks his heart out on things that matter without the fear of being judged, whether on or off the field. 

Nov 28, 2021, 11:07 AM IST

LIVE Ind vs NZ 1st Test Day 4 Highlights: India declare for 234/7, set 284-run target

Check the highlights of India vs New Zealand 1st Test Day which is being played in Kanpur on Sunday.

Nov 28, 2021, 09:16 AM IST

India vs New Zealand: Wankhede to have spectators for 2nd IND vs NZ Test; limit set at 25 per cent of capacity

The Wankhede stadium has a seating capacity of 30,000. A Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) official said they would try to get the limit increased to 50 per cent.

Nov 27, 2021, 17:33 PM IST

R Ashwin argues with umpire Nitin Menon on Day 3 of 1st IND vs NZ Test - WATCH

India's off-spinner R Ashwin is known for putting out his views in front of everyone without any filters. He speaks his heart out on things that matter without the fear of being judged, whether on or off the field. 

Nov 27, 2021, 16:51 PM IST

'There's no stopping Axar Patel': Fans in awe of left-arm spinner after he picks his fifth five-for

Axar Patel picked his fifth five-wicket haul in just four Test matches in Day 3 of the first India vs New Zealand Test at Kanpur. 

Nov 27, 2021, 15:42 PM IST

India vs New Zealand 1st Test: Why Wriddhiman Saha has been substituted by KS Bharat on Day 3?

Saha, playing in his first Test since the pink-ball Test against Australia in Adelaide last year, batted in the first innings on Friday, making just one off 12 balls before nicking an outswinger behind to keeper Tom Blundell, becoming one of the five scalps of pacer Tim Southee. He had kept wickets for 55 overs on day two.

Nov 27, 2021, 11:06 AM IST