New Zealand vs India
Over 52 Ind - 166/3 (Kohli 105, R Sharma 31)
The umpires will soon ask the captain's to make a decision about the game. This is the last over before the final hour starts. End of the over, and McCullum decides on the draw. Test drawn, New Zealand win the series 1-0.
Over 51 Ind - 166/3 (Kohli 105, R Sharma 31)
Kohli plays it away from his body into the off side for a single. Rohit stands tall and hits it through backward square for a single.
Over 50 Ind - 164/3 (Kohli 104, R Sharma 30)
Anderson continues, Kohli dabs it to deep point for a single. 50 overs gone, India 164 for 3.
Over 49 Ind - 163/3 (Kohli 103, R Sharma 30)
Kohli drives it through the covers, wants two and gets it. That shot brings up the 100 runs partnership. Straighter from Wagner and Kohli hits it down the ground for four, another great shot from Kohli. Another straight drive, Kohli gets to his 100 with a classy boundary. Kohli pushes it through the midwicket for a single.
Over 48 Ind - 152/3 (Kohli 92, R Sharma 30)
Rohit plays a few dots and then square drives it for four to deep point, another good shot. Four from the over, India go past 150.
Over 47 Ind - 148/3 (Kohli 92, R Sharma 26)
A couple of runs to Kohli, dabs the ball through gully for a couple. Kohli gets two more to end the over, four runs from the over.
Over 46 Ind - 144/3 (Kohli 88, R Sharma 26)
Anderson comes on to bowl, a few dots and then Kohli cuts it through the deep point for a single. India 144 for 3.
Over 45 Ind - 143/3 (Kohli 87, R Sharma 26)
A flick from Kohli through the leg side for a couple of runs. Kohli drives through the covers for four, brilliant shot from him, makes it look so easy with some good balance and timing. A single to end the over, Kohli will keep strike.
Over 44 Ind - 136/3 (Kohli 80, R Sharma 26)
Another maiden from New Zealand. This is how the third wicket came about.
Over 43 Ind - 136/3 (Kohli 80, R Sharma 26)
Southee to Kohli, a maiden in the end.
Over 42 Ind - 136/3 (Kohli 80, R Sharma 26)
A couple of dots and then Rohit hits the ball through the point region for four. Just the boundary from the over.
Over 41 Ind - 132/3 (Kohli 80, R Sharma 22)
Kohli gets two to deep square leg. A couple more this time he hits the bouncer in front of square. Four, Kohli rides the bouncer and pulls it to the deep midwicket boundary.
Over 40 Ind - 124/3 (Kohli 72, R Sharma 22)
Boult comes into the attack from the other end, a change of ends for him. Kohli threads the first ball through the covers for four, brilliant shot. Then he pushes it into the leg side for a single.
Over 39 Ind - 119/3 (Kohli 67, R Sharma 22)
Southee comes back into the attack, Williamson makes a good stop at gully. Rohit flicks it to deep square leg for a couple.
Over 38 Ind - 117/3 (Kohli 67, R Sharma 20)
Rohit takes a single from the first ball of the over. A no ball from Neesham and Kohli flicks it in the air over deep square leg for a four. Kohli plays it away from his body, pushes it into the leg side for a couple. India 117 for 3.
Over 37 Ind - 108/3 (Kohli 61, R Sharma 19)
Kohli hits it straight down the ground for four, brilliant shot, right from the middle of the bat for four. A couple of dots and then Kohli glances the ball down to the fine leg boundary for four more.
Over 36 Ind - 100/3 (Kohli 53, R Sharma 19)
Three runs from the Neesham over. India 100 for 3.
Over 35 Ind - 97/3 (Kohli 52, R Sharma 18)
A maiden again from Boult, Kohli plays it out.
Over 34 Ind - 97/3 (Kohli 52, R Sharma 18)
A shout for lbw, but it has hit Kohli high on the pads. A single for Kohli through the leg side. Rohit hits the last ball to deep square leg for a couple of runs.
Over 33 Ind - 94/3 (Kohli 51, R Sharma 16)
A maiden from Boult. Rohit blocks and leaves it.
- 13th - 17th Feb 2014
- India won the toss and elected to bowl.
- Basin Reserve, Wellington
- S J Davis, R A Kettleborough
- TV Umpire
- D J Walker
- Match Referee
- R S Madugalle
- Reserve Umpire
- W R Knights
india BATTING CARD
|M. Vijay||c Anderson b Southee||7|
|S. Dhawan||lbw Boult||2|
|C.A. Pujara||c Watling b Southee||17|
|V. Kohli||Not out||105|
|R.G. Sharma||Not out||31|
|Total||52.0 Overs||166 - 3|