Ind-NZ Test in Bangalore: Day 2 Highlights

Updated: Saturday, September 1, 2012, 17:11 [IST]
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Bangalore Test: Day 2 Highlights

Bangalore, Sep 1: Here are the highlights from the second day's play of the India-New Zealand Test at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium on Saturday. India finished the day on 283/5 in 78 overs. The day belonged to youngsters Virat Kohli and Suresh Raina as they hit half centuries. India trail by 82 runs.

Day 2 Scorecard

# Kohli struck his second successive half century in the series. He had scored 58 in Hyderabad

# This was Kohli's fifth Test fifty in 10th match. He has one hundred

# Kohli's previous five Test innings before today were 44, 75, 116, 22, 58

# Raina hit his seventh Test half century in 17th Tests. He has one century

# Doug Bracewell was the 150th bowler to claim Sachin Tendulkar's wicket

# Doug Bracewell joined his uncle John Bracewell in claiming the Master Blaster's wicket. John Bracewell had dismissed Tendulkar in a Test in 1990 in Christchurch, New Zealand

# When that Test match happened, Doug Bracewell, the right-arm medium paceman, was not born

# The 21-year-old Doug Bracewell is playing in his 11th Test and first against India

# Tendulkar, in Hyderabad, had also fallen to a new bowler. Trent Boult had clean bowled him

# MS Dhoni registered his highest score (46 not out) in Bangalore. In his previous two innings (both against Australia, 2008 and 2010) he had scored 9 and 30

# Kohli and Dhoni added 104 runs in 27.3 overs for the sixth wicket

# Tim Southee put India in early trouble by removing Gautam Gambhir and Virender Sehwag. In the final session, he added Suresh Raina's scalp

# Play started at 9 AM local time, half an hour early to make up for the loss of overs on the opening day

# India needed 44 minutes to wrap up New Zealand innings in the morning after the visitors resumed from 328/6

# New Zealand lost their final four wickets for 37 runs in 8.4 overs today

# Pragyan Ojha took a five-wicket haul in the Test. He finished with 5/99 in 28.1 overs

# This was Ojha's third five-wicket haul in Tests. He is playing his 16th Test


Story first published:  Saturday, September 1, 2012, 15:37 [IST]
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