After defeating New Zealand 1-0 in the two-match series, India became the number one ranked Test team.

India never allowed New Zealand to settle down during their first innings of the ongoing match in Mumbai. The hosts wrapped up the Kiwis on a score of just 62, which is their lowest score against India in Test cricket history.

Mohammed Siraj bowled exceptionally well and took three wickets in the first half of the New Zealand innings. Apart from him, R Ashwin took 4 wickets, while Axar Patel dismissed two batters. Jayant Yadav, who was included in the Playing XI after a long time, took one wicket.

Earlier, Mayank Agarwal (150) and Axar Patel (52) made valuable contributions on Day 2 of the match.

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