Mitchell Johnson proved the central figure on a day of dominance for Australia.
Though India has won the U-19 World Cup thrice, they have never successfully defended their title before.
Unlike in first Test at Auckland, India will have to dominate game right through if they are to draw level.
Recently, Karn Sharma was selected in the probables list for the World T20 although he didn't make it in the final 15.
Yuvraj Singh also features in Indian squad for the ICC World Twenty20 to be held in Bangladesh.
A team official also refused to allow any questioning on matters other than the Test.
At Rs 10 crore, it was announced that Yuvraj Singh has been sold to Royal Challengers Bangalore.
IPL 7 auction: Karn was sold to Sunrisers Hyderabad for INR 3.5 Crore while Rishi went to Kings XI Punjab for 3 Crore.
Mumbai Indians paid Rs 4.5 crore for Anderson, a tad less than what they had splurged on Maxwell 12 months ago.
A team insider said that Pietersen was informally our leader in 2102, nurturing young talents and was excellent at that.
Yuvraj Singh becomes most expensive signing at IPL 7 auction as RCB buys him for Rs 14cr.
Curator Sipthorpe said it was a guarantee that the captain who would win toss, would like to bowl first.
Gopal picked up three wickets in three balls in the 58th over to bring down curtains to ROI’s dismal batting performance in the second innings.
Smith provided ample backing, matching Marsh with 12 fours in his innings.
Tim Southee spoke about wanting to keep India winless on the tour.
Players who went unsold and for good money will have to set aside IPL happenings to deal with spicy track at Wellington.
Apart from the Indian duo there were some foreign benefactors, who forced owners to dig deep inside their pockets.
Apart from KXIP, it was Sunrisers Hyderabad who had a fruitful outing on the first day of the two-day IPL auction.
Gopal picked up three wickets in three balls to bring down curtains to ROI's dismal batting performance.
Six prominent "Indian capped" players' names, including one who is part of the current team cropped up in the report filed by the committee.
Yuvraj, Karthik go for 14 crore and 12.5 respectively as Pathan brothers don't fetch a big price.
Clarke has every reason to rate his quicks after their leading role in the 5-0 Ashes demolition of England.
There's a wider pool this time with the ECB allowing their players to participate in the show.
Anderson, Pietersen, Finch and the likes will be expected to be the marquee names setting off bidding wars.
The 27-year-old Chidambaram Gautam notched up his ninth first-class century.