India vs New Zealand (IND vs NZ) WTC Final Test Reserve Day Highlights: New Zealand chased down the target of 139 to win the first-ever World Test Championship final with eight wickets in hand. Skipper Kane Williamson and Ross Taylor remained unbeaten for 52 and 47 respectively to guide New Zealand home. Earlier, the Kiwis lost both their openers in the run chase. R Ashwin got both the wickets in the third session.
Earlier in the day, Kyle Jamieson pushed India on the back foot with the wickets of Virat Kohli and Cheteshwar Pujara. Rishabh Pant was India’s highest run-scorer in the second innings with an 88-ball 41. Tim Southee helped mop up the tail quickly and put an end to Mohammed Shami’s cameo. Trent Boult came back into the attack and got the wicket of Pant and Ashwin. Neil Wagner’s marathon helped the Kiwis get the wicket of Ravindra Jadeja. India could add 106 runs to their overnight score and lost eight wickets.
India217 (92.1) & 170 (73.0)
New Zealand249 (99.2) & 140/2 (45.5)
New Zealand beat India by 8 wickets