Tag: New Zealand

Shreyas Iyer Becomes 16th Indian To Score A Century On Test Debut | Cricket News

Debutant Shreyas Iyer slammed his maiden Test century on Day 2 of the India vs New Zealand first Test at the Green Park in Kanpur on Friday. The right-hander got to three figures with a couple off Kyle Jamieson in the morning session. Iyer became the 16th Indian to score a century on Test debut. The […]

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IND vs NZ, 1st Test: Can’t Take India Lightly In Home Conditions, Says New Zealand Captain Kane Williamson | Cricket News

New Zealand will not start as favourites despite facing an Indian team missing several key players, skipper Kane Williamson said Wednesday, as the world’s two top-ranked teams geared up for a spin battle in their first Test. Hosts India have rested skipper Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, Rishabh Pant, Jasprit Bumrah and Mohammed Shami while opener […]

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India vs New Zealand, 1st Test, Day 1: With Shreyas Iyer, Shubman Gill Scoring Runs, Time Running Out For Cheteshwar Pujara-Ajinkya Rahane Ahead Of South Africa Tour | Cricket News

Time is running out for Cheteshwar Pujara and Ajinkya Rahane after another failure and this time, in reasonably conducive home conditions against an attack which wasn’t half as threatening as Australia and England. Both Pujara and Rahane squandered decent starts on a day when the willows of debutant Shreyas Iyer and Shubman Gill produced half […]

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India vs New Zealand 1st Test Day 1 Live Score Updates: Kyle Jamieson Strikes Again, Removes Ajinkya Rahane | Cricket News

IND vs NZ Live Score First Test Day 1© Twitter/BCCI India vs New Zealand 1st Test, Day 1: Ravindra Jadeja got to his 17th Test half-century after debutant Shreyas Iyer hit his maiden Test fifty as India reached 258/4 at stumps on Day 1 of the first Test against New Zealand in Kanpur. Iyer and Jadeja put an unbroken […]

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Shreyas Iyer Gets Test Cap From Sunil Gavaskar In India Vs New Zealand First Test In Kanpur. Watch | Cricket News

November 25, 2021 is likely to be one of the most special days in Shreyas Iyer’s cricketing career. The right-handed batter, who is all set to play his first Test for India, got his maiden Test cap from none other than the legendary Sunil Gavaskar ahead of the first Test match against New Zealand at […]

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India vs New Zealand: Numbers Suggest Umesh Yadav Should Be In India Playing XI For Kanpur Test | Cricket News

It is tough to be a fast bowler in the sub-continent. The pitches most often are tailor-made for either batting or spin bowling. But the pacers still toil hard to get the wickets, which in these conditions seem extra special. The rise of India’s Test battery over the past 6 years has led to the […]

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“Organised Chaos”: Mumbai-Born New Zealand Spinner Ajaz Patel Excited For India Homecoming. Watch | Cricket News

New Zealand spinner Ajaz Patel is excited to return to the country of his birth but as a cricketer, he is well aware of the challenges that a spinner has to face against India in their own backyard. Born in Mumbai, the 33-year-old migrated with his family to New Zealand when he was eight years […]

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Shreyas Iyer To Make Debut In 1st Test vs New Zealand, Says Ajinkya Rahane | Cricket News

Shreyas Iyer is set to make his Test debut on Thursday.© AFP India stand-in skipper Ajinkya Rahane on Wednesday confirmed that Shreyas Iyer will be making his Test debut in the opening game of the two-match series against New Zealand in the Green Park Stadium on Thursday. Speaking to the media on the eve of the […]

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India vs New Zealand: Cheteshwar Pujara “Not Bothered” By His Century Drought | Cricket News

Cheteshwar Pujara hasn’t scored a Test hundred since January, 2019.© AFP India batter Cheteshwar Pujara hasn’t scored a hundred in Test cricket since his 193-run knock against Australia in the Sydney Test in January, 2019. The century drought, which has extended to almost three years now, has increased the pressure on Pujara ahead of India’s […]

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New Zealand to reopen doors for fully vaccinated foreign travellers from April 30 next year

Wellington: New Zealand will keep its borders closed to most international travellers for a further five months, the government said on Wednesday, outlining a cautious easing of border curbs that have been in place since COVID-19 hit in March 2020. Along with its geographic isolation, the South Pacific country enforced some of the tightest pandemic […]

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