Ajinkya Rahane scored 118 in India's first innings of the second Test    AFP
Ajinkya Rahane scored 118 in India’s first innings of the second Test against New Zealand AFP

 

Feb 15, 2014

 

India have been bowled out for 438 in their first innings of the second Test against New Zealand in Wellington on February 15, 2014. Ajinkya Rahane top-scored with 118 off 158 deliveries. MS Dhoni scored 68 off 86 deliveries. India led by 246 runs at the end of the innings.

 

Trent Boult, Tim Southee and Neil Wagner took three wickets each. The post-tea session began with India at 301 for six. They added 137 runs in the session before being bowled out.

 

Dhoni and Jadeja were dismissed by Wagner. Rahane got to his maiden Test century with a four towards mid-wicket. He then struck a few fours before being dismissed. He lofted a delivery from Southee towards deep cover. Boult ran in from deep point and took a stunning one-handed catch on the dive.

 

Zaheer Khan added a quick-fire 22 off 19 deliveries before edging one from Wagner to wicketkeeper BJ Watling.

 

Brief scores:

 

New Zealand 192 (Kane Williamson 47, James Neesham 33, Tim Southee 32; Ishant Sharma 6 for 51, Mohammed Shami 4 for 70) trail India 438 (Shikhar Dhawan 98, Ajinkya Rahane 118, MS Dhoni 68; Trent Boult 3 for 99, Tim Southee 3 for 93) by 246 runs.

 

Full Scorecard

 

Photo Gallery