Hyderabad, Aug 23: India's Cheteshwar Pujara posted his career-best Test score as Virat Kohli scored his fourth fifty in Tests in the first Test against New Zealand on Thursday.
# Sehwag has socred 150 runs at Hyderabad
# India's best opening stand in 10 innings
# Cheteshwar Pujara scored his 50 off 119 balls
# India scored 50 off 10.4 overs
# India were 97/2 at Lunch on Day 1
# Pujara scored his second Test fifty
# India reached 100 in 25.3 overs and 150 in 44 overs
# Cheteshwar Pujara and Virat Kohli added 63 runs for the fourth wicket
# India added 49 runs for the first wicket, their highest in the last 10 innings
# The first two Test matches held at Lal Bahadur Stadium in Hyderabad was in 1955 and 1988, were against the Kiwis
# Interestingly, Rajiv Gandhi Cricket Stadium, the one that is hosting the first Test between India and New Zealand also hosted its first Test that featured Kiwis.
# This is the fourth Test hosted by Hyderabad, both the stadiums put together, and interestingly all the matches are against Kiwis
# Virender Sehwag was dropped on 21 by Flynn off a Martin delivery
# Sehwag was dropped again as there was a confusion between Taylor and van Wyk at first slip while he was on 35.
# Pujara dropped on 60 by Flynn, off Patel
# Virat Kohli also survived a chance as skipper Ross Taylor dropped him on 46, as New Zealand floored four catches since morning
# Cheteshwar Pujara scored his career-best score in Tests, surpassing his previous record of 72.
#Virat Kohli scored his fourth Test fifty