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India vs NZ Kanpur Test: Hosts in command, Kiwis 93/4 at stumps on Day 4

India reached 159 for one at stumps on Saturday with Murali Vijay (64) and Cheteshwar Pujara (50) at the crease.

cricket Updated: Sep 25, 2016 19:39 IST
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India-New Zealand Test series

Ross Taylor got run out (R) and Kane williamson was trapped leg before by Ashwin to leave the Kiwis struggling in their 434-run chase.(AFP)

Chasing an improbable target of 434 runs, New Zealand were 93/4 at stumps in their second innings on day four of the first cricket Test against India here on Sunday.

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India declared their second innings at 377 for five.

Cheteshwar Pujara top-scored for the hosts with 78 and his 133-run second-wicket partnership with Murali Vijay (76) was the highlight of the innings.

New Zealand need another 341 runs with six wickets remaining.

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Squads

India XI: M Vijay, L Rahul, C Pujara, V Kohli, A Rahane, R Sharma, R Ashwin, W Saha, R Jadeja, M Shami, U Yadav

New Zealand XI: T Latham, M Guptill, K Williamson, R Taylor, L Ronchi, M Santner, BJ Watling, M Craig, I Sodhi, T Boult, N Wagner