6,7,8,9,10 February 2014 (Test International)
Played at Eden Park, Auckland
New Zealand Squad:
BB McCullum*, CJ Anderson, TA Boult, DAJ Bracewell, PG Fulton, HD Rutherford, JD Ryder, IS Sodhi, TG Southee, LRPL Taylor, N Wagner, BJ Watling†, KS Williamson
MS Dhoni*†, R Ashwin, S Dhawan, RA Jadeja, Z Khan, V Kohli, B Kumar, Mohammed Shami, IC Pandey, CA Pujara, AM Rahane, AT Rayudu, WP Saha, I Sharma, RG Sharma, M Vijay, UT Yadav
India vs New Zealand 1st Test Match Live Score 6-10 Feb 2014
After the 5 Odis today is the 1st test match between India and New Zealand at Auckland Cricket Ground. Matchlivescore.info provide will presents you ball by ball live score, live score card, ball by ball live commentary, , cricinfo live score, cricbuzz live score, prediction of the every match of this series, live streaming and highlights of the every match. New Zealand won the audio series by 4-0. One match between them remain equal. It was a very interesting one. India has a very strong batting line they will work hard in the 2 test matches. 5th Odi New Zealand won by 87 runs. Matt Henry was the debut in this match. Ross Taylor was the player of the match. He made two centuries and two half c entries in the order series. After winning the toss MS Dhoni chose to bowl first. In the batting first played beautifully and set a target of 304 runs in the India. It was very good total. Kane Williamson and Ross Taylor put a 152 runs stand on the 3rd wicket. It was a really excellent performance by both batsmen. They remain very consistent with that series. Kane Williamson scored 88 runs, 12 short of his hundred. It was his 5th half c entries in the row. Ross Taylor scored 102 runs and it was his 2nd hundred in that series. He has shown his class and experience that was needed for his team. Martin Guptill scored 16 runs and Jesse Ryder scored 17 runs in this match. Brendon McCullum captain of the side scored 23 runs on 18 balls. James Neesham scored quick 32 runs on 19 balls. Varun Aaron took two wickets in this match.
Mohammed Shami, Virat Kohli and Bhuvneshwar Kumar took one wicket each in this match. In the casing of big total Indian batting line once again fail to chase down big total. Their batsman shown poor performance. It was the 7th consecutive lost by India in overseas under the captaincy of MS Dhoni. Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit Sharma once again failed in this match. Virat Kohli scored 78 runs and it was his second half century. He scored 82 runs on 78 balls. MS Dhoni scored 47 runs. Ambati Rayudu and Bhuvneshwar Kumar scored 20 runs each in the 5th order against the Indians. Matt Henry took 4 wickets. He bowled 10 overs and considered just 38 runs. Kane Williamson and Kyle Mills took 2 wickets each. James Neesham and Nathan McCullum took 1 wicket each in this match. Virat Kohli and MS Dhoni shown some resistent for the Ne Zealand bowlers in the odi series. Virat Kohli made one hundred and 2 half century in this match. Both can play an important role for the 2 Test match matches. They should work hard in the test matches.
Key Players of Indian Team:
MS Dhoni captain of side is a key player for his team. Virat Kohli in foam batsman from the Indian side. Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan and Cheteshwar Pujara are very good batsman. Mohammed Shami and Zaheer Khan are very good pace bowler. Both are wicket taker bowler from the Indian side. They have also to quality spin bowler in the form of Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja.
Key Players of New Zealand Team:
Brendon McCullum captain of the side and Ross Taylor are senior campaigner. Both can play an important role in the victory. Ross Taylor is in very good foam. Kane Williamson is also in very good touch. Doug Bracewell and Neil Wagner, both are pace bowlers. Tim Southee is a wicket taker bowler in their side.
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