The first test match of the 2-match series is being played between India and New Zealand at the Green Park Stadium in Kanpur. On the first day, India scored 258 for 4 in the first innings. On the second day all eyes will be on debutant Shreyas Iyer, who is unbeaten on 75 runs in 136 balls with the help of 7 fours and 2 sixes. Ravindra Jadeja is standing at the crease after scoring 50 runs. Play on the second day of the first Test is going to start in no time. Shreyas and Jadeja shared a partnership of 113 runs in 208 balls. Kyle Jamieson made the most of three successes for New Zealand. Shreyas Iyer and Jadeja batted brilliantly in the third session and added 102 runs in the team’s account in 28 overs without losing a wicket. No New Zealand bowler could break India’s growing partnership.
Shubman Gill scored 52 runs
For India, opener Shubman Gill scored 52 runs off 93 balls while Cheteshwar Pujara was dismissed after scoring 26 runs off 88 balls. Captain Ajinkya Rahane scored 35 runs. Opener Mayank Agarwal contributed 13 runs. India won the toss on Thursday and decided to bat first.