Kolkata: Team India have got off to a below average start against the Kiwis in the second Test match that began today. Indian team is poised at 57/3 with New Zealand bowlers dominating the first session of play at the Eden Gardens.
Cheteshwar Pujara is still there at the crease after making 31 off 80 balls along with Ajinkya Rahane (2).
India began on a wrong note after winning the toss losing both the openers by the first drinks interval. Shikhar Dhawan (1), who made it to the playing eleven following the hamstring injury to Lokesh Rahul, departed as early as the second over.
India: Virat Kohli (c), Shikhar Dhawan, Ravindra Jadeja, Ajinkya Rahane, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ravichandran Ashwin, Wriddhiman Saha, Rohit Sharma, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Shami, Murali Vijay.
New Zealand: Ross Taylor (c), Matt Henry, Luke Ronchi, Henry Nicholls, Neil Wagner, Trent Boult, Martin Guptill, Tom Latham, Jeetan Patel, Mitchell Santner, BJ Walting