India vs New Zealand (IND vs NZ) 1st Test Highlights: Ajinkya Rahane (38*) and Rishabh Pant (10*) took India to 122/5 at the Tea break on Day 1 of the 1st Test against New Zealand in Wellington on Friday before rain forced an early end to the day’s proceedings.
India suffered a batting collapse after being put into bat first. Prithvi Shaw and Mayank Agarwal opened the innings. Shaw (16) got off to an attacking start before he was bowled out with an outswinger by Tim Southee, bringing Cheteshwar Pujara out. Pujara (11) and Virat Kohli (2) were both dismissed in quick succession by debutant Kylie Jamieson (3/38). They reached Lunch at 79/3, with Rahane and Mayank Agarwal batting. After the resumption, Agarwal was caught at fine leg for 34. Hanuma Vihari was also soon gone for 7. Rishabh Pant joined Rahane after this and survived till the Tea break.
New Zealand Playing XI: Tom Latham, Tom Blundell, Kane Williamson(c), Ross Taylor, Henry Nicholls, BJ Watling(w), Colin de Grandhomme, Kyle Jamieson, Tim Southee, Ajaz Patel, Trent Boult