Live cricket score India vs New Zealand, IND vs NZ, 1st Test, Day 1, Basin Reserve, Wellington, February 21 Match Time

Hello and welcome to our live blog of the 1st Test between India and New Zealand of the two-match Test series at the Basin Reserve, Wellington starting on Friday, February 21. The limited-overs leg of the tour has ended and the time has come to switch to red-ball cricket. Out comes the crisp Test whites and the focus shifts on the ICC World Test Championship. India and New Zealand are coming into the two-match series with contrasting results from their last series. India clean swept Bangladesh 2-0 to extend their lead in the Test championship points table. On the other hand, New Zealand suffered 0-3 whitewash at the hands of Australia. However, New Zealand are a force at home and the form this Indian team has been in the past year or so, expect a close contest.

Toss: 3:30 AM IST

Match Timing

4:00 AM IST


Basin Reserve, Wellington


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TV Broadcast

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