Scoreboard at stumps on day three of the third and final Test between India and New Zealand in Indore yesterday:
557 for five declared (V. Kohli 211, A. Rahane 188, R. Sharma 51 not out)
overnight 28/0 (M. Guptill 17 not out, T. Latham six not out) M. Guptill run out (Ashwin) 72 T. Latham c & b Ashwin 53 K. Williamson b Ashwin 8 R. Taylor c Rahane b Ashwin 0 L. Ronchi c Rahane b Ashwin 0 J. Neesham lbw b Ashwin 71 B.J. Watling c Rahane b Jadeja 23 M. Santner c Kohli b Jadeja 22 J. Patel run out (Ashwin) 18 M. Henry not out 15 T. Boult c Pujara b Ashwin 0 Extras (b6, lb5, w1, penalty 5) 17 Total (all out; 90.2 overs) 299 Fall of wickets: 1-118 (Latham), 2-134 (Williamson), 3140
opposition batsmen. Indian skipper Virat Kohli had played a vital role Sunday with a career-best 211, his second double-century in Tests.
Kohli’s record 365-run fourth-wicket stand with Ajinkya Rahane (188) was the highlight of
(Taylor), 4-148 (Guptill), 5-148 (Ronchi), 6-201 (Watling), 7-253 (Santner), 8-276 (Neesham), 9-294 (Patel), 10-299 (Boult) Bowling: Shami 13-1-40-0, Yadav 15-1-55-0, Ashwin 27.2-5-81-6, Jadeja 28-5-80-2, Vijay 7-0-27-0
M. Vijay not out 11 G. Gambhir retired hurt 6 C. Pujara not out 1 Extras 0 Total (0 wickets; 6 overs) 18 Fall of wickets: 0-11* (Gambhir, retired not out, 2.5 overs) Bowling: Boult 3-0-9-0, Patel 2-0-8-0, Santner 1-0-1-0 To bat: V. Kohli, A Rahane, R. Sharma, R. Ashwin, W. Saha, R. Jadeja, M. Shami, U. Yadav.
India’s first innings after the hosts elected to bat first. India, who took an unassailable 2-0 lead in Kolkata, are looking to complete their second successive home series whitewash against New Zealand. — AFP
INDORE: A physio attends to India’s batsman Gautam Gambhir after he hurt his shoulder during the third day of the third Test cricket match between India and New Zealand at the Holkar Cricket Stadium in Indore yesterday. — AFP