India vs New Zealand 2nd Test Day 3 Live Score Updates: Mayank Agarwal Falls To Ajaz Patel, Cheteshwar Pujara Nears Half-Century


IND vs NZ 2nd Test Score Updates: Cheteshwar Pujara in action vs New Zealand.© Instagram

India vs New Zealand 2nd Test, Day 3 Live:India are in a lead of over 350 runs against New Zealand at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. India openers in the second innings — Mayank Agarwal and Cheteshwar Pujara have dominated the New Zealand bowlers till now added over 100 runs for the first wicket on a pitch where the visitors were bowled out for 62 runs in the first innings. Ravichandran Ashwin was the pick of the bowlers for India in the first innings with his figures of 4/8 while Mohammed Siraj picked up three wickets. New Zealand batting might have crumbled but the match will be remembered for the exploits of spinner Ajaz Patel, who became just the third bowler to take all 10 wickets in an innings. Ajaz achieved the feat during the first innings of the Indian batting. (IND vs NZ SCORECARD 2nd Test Day 3)

Here are the Live Updates of India vs New Zealand 2nd Test Match Straight From Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai

  • 10:23 (IST)

    Ajaz Dismisses Mayank!

    Ajaz to Mayank, in the air and yes caught by Will Young. Its the 11 wicket for Ajaz Patel in this match, would you believe it New Zealand have taken 11 wickets in this match till now and all belongs to Ajaz Patel.

    Mayank c Will Young b Ajaz Patel 62(108) (4s-9 6s-1)

    IND vs NZ Live Score: India 107/1, lead by 370 runs

  • 10:21 (IST)

    Mayank Punishes Ajaz For A Boundary!

    Ajaz to Mayank, FOUR!! excellent timing from Mayank. Ajaz hasn’t look in a good touch in second innings of Indian batting.

    IND vs NZ Live Score: India 107/0, lead by 370 runs

  • 09:59 (IST)

    100 Partnership Comes Up Between Openers!

    Single and 100 comes up for India and 100 partnership as well between Pujara and Mayank.

    IND vs NZ Live Score: India 100/0, lead by 363 runs

  • 09:51 (IST)

    Mayank Going Strong!

    SIX on the previous ball and here’s a boundary from Mayank after scoring fifty.

    IND vs NZ Live Score: India 99/0, lead by 362 runs

  • 09:50 (IST)

    Fifty For Mayank!

    Ajaz to Mauank, SIX!! and fifty up for Mayank Agarwal. He has batted brilliantly till now and he’s gonna remember this match.

    IND vs NZ Live Score: India 95/0, lead by 358 runs

  • 09:45 (IST)

    Review Saves Mayank!

    Southee to Mayank, appeal for LBW and yes umpire raised his finger. Mayank had gone for a review straight away.

    Review: Ultra edge shows there’s a spike and this means Mayank will stay.

    IND vs NZ Live Score: India 86/0, lead by 349 runs

  • 09:41 (IST)

    Pujara Back In 40s!

    Ajaz Patel to Pujara, cracking shot and its another boundary to midwicket area. Excellent batting form Pujara!!

    IND vs NZ Live Score: India 86/0, lead by 349 runs

  • 09:38 (IST)

    India Openers Start Day 3 On Strong Note!

    Southee to Mayank. FOUR to fine leg. Indian openers have started the day on a strong note. Three boundaries first 10 balls of the day.

    IND vs NZ Live Score: India 82/0, lead by 345 runs

  • 09:36 (IST)

    Back-To-Back Boundaries!

    Ajaz to Pujara, same ball and same result, another boundary to midwicket. Two boundaries in two balls for Pujara, we rarely see this from him but here is dominating.

    IND vs NZ Live Score: India 78/0, lead by 341 runs

  • 09:35 (IST)

    First Boundary On Day 3!

    Ajaz Patel to Pujara, FOUR to midwicket area. There was a big race for the fielder but Pujara will get a boundary.

    IND vs NZ Live Score: India 74/0, lead by 337 runs

  • 09:33 (IST)

    First Runs On Day 3 For India!

    Ajaz to Mayank, played with the light hands to long off for a single. First run on Day 3 for India.

    IND vs NZ Live Score: India 70/0, lead by 333 runs

  • 09:31 (IST)

    Action Begins!

    Players are on the field- Mayank Agarwal and Cheteshwar Pujara are ready with the bat. For New Zealand, first innings hero Ajaz Patel will bowl the first over of the day.

  • 09:21 (IST)

    Zaheer Khan Shares His Thoughts On When India Should Declare O
    n Day 3!

    Former India bowler Zaheer Khan said India now will have a target in mind and would want to declare as soon as possible by scoring quick runs on the third day’s play.

  • 08:29 (IST)

    Hello And Welcome!

    Hello and welcome to Day 3 of the Mumbai Test between India and New Zealand. The home team are in full control as they have a lead of 332 runs against the visitors. Mayank Agarwal and Cheteshwar Pujara have added 69 runs for the first wicket till now in the second innings and they are still on the crease. The Virat Kohli-led side had bowled out New Zealand for 62 runs in the first innings that is the lowest team total on Indian soil. For New Zealand nothing ticked right in the game apart from Ajaz Patel’s 10-wicket haul in an innings. Ajaz became just the third bowler to achieve that rare feat on Day 2.

    The day’s play will start at 9:30 AM IST. Stay with us for all the live updates.

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