- The first test match between India and New Zealand is being played in Kanpur.
- India won the toss and decided to bat first in the match
- Middle-order batsman Shreyas Iyer has been included in the playing for India
IND vs NZ LIVE Score, India vs New Zealand 1st Test Day 1 Live Cricket Score Latest Updates: Toss at 9:00 AM
Hi. Welcome to India TV’s Live Cricket Blog. The 2-match Test series between India and New Zealand is starting from the Greenpark Stadium in Kanpur. After a clean sweep of New Zealand in the T20 series, Team India is now eyeing to capture the Test series. However, it will not be easy for the hosts to conquer New Zealand, who have won the World Test Championship title in the first Test, without star batsmen like Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma.
Toss: 9:00 AM
India : Shubman Gill, Mayank Agarwal, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane (c), Shreyas Iyer, Wriddhiman Saha (wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Axar Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ishant Sharma, Umesh Yadav.
New Zealand : Tom Latham, Will Young, Kane Williamson (c), Ross Taylor, Henry Nicholls, Tom Blundell (wk), Rachin Ravindra, Tim Southee, Ajaz Patel, Kyle Jamieson, William Somerville.
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