India 307-5 in first New Zealand Test

Aug 23, 2012, 17:21 IST | AFP

India close at 307-7 on first day of Test match against New Zealand.

 India were 307-5 in their first innings at stumps after winning the toss on the opening day of the first Test against New Zealand in Hyderabad on Thursday.

Cheteshwar Pujara (119 not out) scored his maiden Test century, while Virat Kohli (58) and Virender Sehwag (47) were the other main scorers for India.

Fast bowler Trent Boult bagged two wickets for New Zealand.

Cheteshwar Pujara. Photo: AFP

Scoreboard at stumps on the opening day of the first Test between India and New Zealand in Hyderabad on Thursday:

India 1st innings:

G. Gambhir c van Wyk b Boult 22

V. Sehwag c Guptill b Bracewell 47

C. Pujara not out 119

S. Tendulkar b Boult 19

V. Kohli c Guptill b Martin 58

S. Raina c van Wyk b Patel 3

MS Dhoni not out 29

Extras (b6, lb3, w1) 10

Total (for five wickets; 87 overs) 307

Fall of wickets: 1-49 (Gambhir), 2-77 (Sehwag), 3-125 (Tendulkar), 4-250 (Kohli), 5-260 (Raina).

Bowling: Martin 18-2-60-1, Boult 16-2-63-2, Bracewell 10.4-1-53-1, Franklin 11.2-0-33-0 (w1), Patel 24-6-58-1, Williamson 7-0-31-0.

Toss: India

Umpires: Ian Gould (ENG) and Steve Davis (AUS)

TV umpire: Vineet Kulkarni (IND)

Match referee: Chris Broad (ENG)

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