Agarwal produced a 150-run knock in the first innings and followed that up with a 62-run innings to be adjudged player of the Match.
Former England captain Michael Vaughan has asked the umpire to join the ICC Elite panel.
It’s a testament to the reserves that India can triumph in Australia or win at home against New Zealand without much fuss and without their key players.
The Indian captain answered some tricky questions, including his own form or the lack of it which, he said, couldn't be connected to any repetitive pattern of dismissals.
The quartet stands with their backs facing the camera in such a way that the names on their jerseys read perfect.
Ajaz Patel bagged 14 of the 17 Indian wickets to fall in the Mumbai Test.
Earlier in Kanpur, India's new head coach Rahul Dravid gave Rs 35,000 to Green Park's groundstaff, led by Shiv Kumar, for preparing a sporting pitch for the first Test against New Zealand.
India now has 124 rating points, while New Zealand lost three points and remains with 121 points.
Virat Kohli also said the overseas success in England and Australia has made the team richer in experience and they would like to build on that with a maiden Test series win in South Africa in the upcoming away contest.
Ajinkya Rahane and Cheteshwar Pujara are under pressure to save their places in the side ahead of the South Africa tour.
India have taken just about 45 minutes to wrap up the Test by picking up the five remaining wickets. The margin of victory is India's highest ever on home soil.
Cricket Australia are expected to announce over the next few days that the fifth test will be switched to another city because of Western Australia's hard line on quarantine.
India vs New Zealand (IND vs NZ) 2nd Test, Day 4 Highlights: India deliver their biggest win by runs
With Kane Williamson’s availability for Bangladesh a doubt after the tennis elbow, Taylor could perhaps get a chance to bow out in front of his home crowd.
The suggestion was made by a few state associations during the board’s AGM on Saturday, and the associations want the board to request IPL teams to play at least two games each on different venues.
India are supposed to play three ODIs in South Africa and the biggest question now is whether the country needs two white ball captains which can potentially lead to clash of ideas.
The Indian-origin Ravindra once again showed resistance with Henry Nicholls to see off the day with 140/5, even as India stood on the cusp of a series-winning second Test.
Patel has largely remained under the shadow of another orthodox left-arm spinner Ravindra Jadeja's for years before he made the year 2021 his own with 36 wickets with his fifth Test ongoing.
Mitchell (60 off 92 balls) shared 73 runs for the fourth wicket with Henry Nicholls (36 batting) to provide much needed resistance in New Zealand's improbable chase of 540.
The visitors exhibited more grit and determination they had in the 1st innings on a surface that has lost some bite, but a defeat looks all too imminent, in pursuit of an insurmountable target of 540.
Ajaz Patel's haul is also the best match bowling figures by a New Zealand bowler in Asia.
Just 6.2 overs from a possible 98 were possible as Pakistan resumed the day on 161-2 and reached 188-2
The incident surrounding the spider cam happened when R Ashwin trapped New Zealand skipper Tom Latham.
Root said that England will take confidence from India's win over Australia at the Gabba earlier this year.
Australia has shown full faith in the trio of pace bowlers who have taken 631 Test wickets altogether.