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India beat New Zealand in third Test, win series 1-0

By The Assam Tribune

NAGPUR, Nov 23 (IANS) - India defeated New Zealand by a innings and 198 runs on the fourth day of the third and the final cricket Test here and won the three-match series 1-0 here Tuesday. The first two Tests were drawn.

Resuming at overnight score of 24 for one, New Zealand were bowled out for 175 runs in the second innings shortly after the lunch break at the Vidarbha Cricket Association (VCA) Stadium at Jamtha. New Zealand made 193 runs in the first innings while India declared their first inings at 566 for eight.

SCORECARD

New Zealand first innings: 193

India first innings: 566 for eight declared

New Zealand second innings: (Overnight 24/1)

Tim McIntosh lbw Harbhajan Singh 8

Brendan McCullum lbw Ojha 25

Garenth Hopkins c Gambhir b Harbhajan 8

Martin Guptill lbw Ojha 0

Ross Taylor c sub (Pujara) b Harbhajan 29

Jesse Ryder c Sharma b Raina 22

Kane Williamson b Sharma 8

Daniel Vettori lbw Raina 13

Tim Southee b Sharma 31

Andy McKay not out 20

Chris Martin b Sharma 0

Extras (b 10, lb 1) 11

Total (all out in 51.2 overs) 175

Fall of wickets: 1-18 (McIntosh, 8.5 overs), 2-38 (McCullum, 13.6), 3-38 (Guptill, 15.1), 4-62 (Hopkins, 20.4), 5-93 (Taylor, 28.3), 6-110 (Williamson, 35.5), 7-123 (Ryder, 39.2), 8-124 (Vettori, 41.4), 9-175 (Southee, 51.1)

Bowling:

Sreesanth 7-3-25-0

Ishant Sharma 6.2-2-15-3

Pragyan Ojha 17-2-67-2

Harbhajan Singh 19-4-56-3

Suresh Raina 2-1-1-2

Result: India won by an innings and 198 runs

Series: India won the 3-match series 1-0

Player of the match: Rahul Dravid (India)

Player of the series: Harbhajan Singh (India)

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India beat New Zealand in third Test, win series 1-0

NAGPUR, Nov 23 (IANS) - India defeated New Zealand by a innings and 198 runs on the fourth day of the third and the final cricket Test here and won the three-match series 1-0 here Tuesday. The first two Tests were drawn.

Resuming at overnight score of 24 for one, New Zealand were bowled out for 175 runs in the second innings shortly after the lunch break at the Vidarbha Cricket Association (VCA) Stadium at Jamtha. New Zealand made 193 runs in the first innings while India declared their first inings at 566 for eight.

SCORECARD

New Zealand first innings: 193

India first innings: 566 for eight declared

New Zealand second innings: (Overnight 24/1)

Tim McIntosh lbw Harbhajan Singh 8

Brendan McCullum lbw Ojha 25

Garenth Hopkins c Gambhir b Harbhajan 8

Martin Guptill lbw Ojha 0

Ross Taylor c sub (Pujara) b Harbhajan 29

Jesse Ryder c Sharma b Raina 22

Kane Williamson b Sharma 8

Daniel Vettori lbw Raina 13

Tim Southee b Sharma 31

Andy McKay not out 20

Chris Martin b Sharma 0

Extras (b 10, lb 1) 11

Total (all out in 51.2 overs) 175

Fall of wickets: 1-18 (McIntosh, 8.5 overs), 2-38 (McCullum, 13.6), 3-38 (Guptill, 15.1), 4-62 (Hopkins, 20.4), 5-93 (Taylor, 28.3), 6-110 (Williamson, 35.5), 7-123 (Ryder, 39.2), 8-124 (Vettori, 41.4), 9-175 (Southee, 51.1)

Bowling:

Sreesanth 7-3-25-0

Ishant Sharma 6.2-2-15-3

Pragyan Ojha 17-2-67-2

Harbhajan Singh 19-4-56-3

Suresh Raina 2-1-1-2

Result: India won by an innings and 198 runs

Series: India won the 3-match series 1-0

Player of the match: Rahul Dravid (India)

Player of the series: Harbhajan Singh (India)