The match on the fifth day of the World Test Championship final at the Hampshire Bowl commenced after due to rain. Now, Rohit Sharma and Ajinkya Rahane are at the crease to resume the second innings.
Southampton: India made a strong comeback in the match, restricting New Zealand to only 249 in the first innings of the fourth day of the World Championship Final (WTC) final at the Hampshire Bowl on Tuesday.
Now, Rohit Sharma and Ajinkya Rahane are at the crease to resume the second innings.
New Zealand's Tim Southee gets the breakthrough as Shubman Gill is trapped in front for 8.
Tim Southee strikes again and this time he claims the huge wicket of Indian opener Rohit Sharma. India lost both openers at 51 runs. Rohit played with a lot of restraint and yet perished.
India finish the day on 64/2, with a lead of 32. Tim Southee claimed the wickets of the openers.
The first and the fourth day of the World Test Championship final has been washed out without any game due to rain.
India (Playing XI): Rohit Sharma, Shubman Gill, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli(c), Ajinkya Rahane, Rishabh Pant(w), Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ishant Sharma, Mohammed Shami, Jasprit Bumrah
New Zealand (Playing XI): Tom Latham, Devon Conway, Kane Williamson(c), Ross Taylor, Henry Nicholls, BJ Watling(w), Colin de Grandhomme, Kyle Jamieson, Neil Wagner, Tim Southee, Trent Boult