India 221-4 at stumps against New Zealand in second Test

By: AFP      Published: 06:24 PM, 3 Dec, 2021
India New Zealand second test
India's Mayank Agarwal (R) celebrates with teammate Wriddhiman Saha after scoring a century (100 runs) on the first day of the second Test cricket match between India and New Zealand

Mayank Agarwal hit an unbeaten 120 as India reached 221 for four at stumps in the second Test against New Zealand, after Mumbai-born Ajaz Patel claimed all the wickets to fall on day one.

Agarwal was batting alongside wicketkeeper-batsman Wriddhiman Saha, who was on 25, steadying the ship after Patel struck twice in the same over to dismiss skipper Virat Kohli and Cheteshwar Pujara for ducks. 

India v New Zealand second Test scoreboard

Scoreboard at stumps on day one of the second and final Test between India and New Zealand on Friday in Mumbai:

India first innings

M. Agarwal not out                 120

S. Gill c Taylor b Patel            44

C. Pujara b Patel                    0

V. Kohli lbw b Patel                 0

S. Iyer c Blundell b Patel          18

W. Saha not out                     25

Extras (b9, lb5)                    14

Total (4 wickets, 70 overs)        221

Yet to bat: R. Ashwin, A. Patel, J. Yadav, U. Yadav, M. Siraj

Fall of wickets: 1-80 (Gill), 2-80 (Pujara), 3-80 (Kohli), 4-160 (Iyer)

Bowling: Southee 15-5-29-0, Jamieson 9-2-30-0, Patel 29-10-73-4, Somerville 8-0-46-0, Ravindra 4-0-20-0, Mitchell 5-3-9-0

New Zealand: T. Latham, W. Young, D. Mitchell, R. Taylor, H. Nicholls, T. Blundell, R. Ravindra, K. Jamieson, T. Southee, W. Somerville, A. Patel

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