India Vs New Zealand 1st Test: India won the first test of India-New Zealand test series by beating the opponent with 197 runs. India’s 1-0 lead in India-New Zealand three test match series is now the biggest reason to celebrate for Indians. The solid spin bowling effort by R Ashwin helped Indian team to win the Test against New Zealand by 197 runs. Get the latest updates on India’s Win Against New Zealand in the first match of three match test series.
Before the drinks session, it was a little bit tough match for India to win. At the start of the day, India needed six wickets and New-Zealand needed 341 runs to win. But India’s Spin bowling gave a strong reply to Luke Ronchi and Mitchell Santner’s resistance.
India Vs New Zealand 1st Test: Ind Beats NZ by 197 Runs
Mohammad Shami took two quick wickets in the morning session and Ravichandran Ashwin took remaining three wickets to end the match. With this R Ashwin completed his fifth 10-wicket haul in test matches.
With this India’s Win by 197 Runs Over New-Zealand in Kanpur, Ashwin completed his 200 wickets, also. In historic 500th test, India thrashed the Kiwis. New-Zealand could not achieve the 434-run target, set by Indian team.
In the morning session, Luke Ronchi and Santner scored runs by taking the benefit of every possible opportunity and added 65 runs in their partnership of 37. Santner faced 50 balls on the 4th day of the test and seems like he had a better understanding of the pitch on 5th day, may be it was the biggest reason of his solid performance at the pitch, today.
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Kanpur’s Green Park stadium became the witness of India’s Win over New Zealand by 197 Runs. The final day of India’s 500th Test Match, gave India 1-0 lead in the 3-match series. Here we have updated reports regarding India Vs New Zealand 1st Test match that how Indian team manged to beat kiwis. For more updates on India New-Zealand Test Series, in the upcoming days, stay connected with us.