New Zealand vs India 2nd Test at Bangalore, 31 Aug, 2012

Toss: New Zealand, who choose to bat first
India won by 5 wickets
6
New Zealand, who choose to bat first
India 262/5 in 63.2 Overs
Current Run rate: 4.14

New Zealand 365/10 (90.1) & 248/10 (73.2)

India 353/10 (96.5) & 262/5 (63.2)

Player of the Match: Virat Kohli
Batsman
Runs
Balls
4's
6's
S/R
Mat
Runs
HS
Avg
51
82
9
0
62.2
12
762
116
38.10
48
60
3
2
80
71
3732
148
37.69
Bowler
Overs
Maidens
Runs
Wkts
Econ
Mat
Wkts
BBI
Avg
15.2
3
68
3
4.43
16
50
5/110
45.18
18
3
68
1
3.78
20
57
7/64
37.85
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6
Current Partnership: 95 runs, 20.1 overs, RR: 4.71 (V Kohli, MS Dhoni )
Last Wicket:

Over 64.0  

Over 63.2 JS Patel bowls a flighted delivery to MS Dhoni, bends down and slog sweeps it with the turn big over deep backward squareleg for a Six!! And with that India win by 5 wickets to cleansweep the series 2-0. Dhoni becomes the most successful captain for India in Test cricket with 14 wins.
Over 63.1 JS Patel bowls it on the shorter side
to MS Dhoni, waits on the backfoot and cuts this loose delivery through cover point for a Boundary.
End of Over 63  
Over 62.6 TG Southee bowls a pitched up delivery to V Kohli, punches it on the up superbly straight past the bowler for a Boundary. That's Kohli's half century as well!
Over 62.5 TG Southee bowls it short of length to V Kohli, no runs, defends it back to the bowler.
Over 62.4 TG Southee bowls it short and wide outside off to V Kohli, stands tall and punches it away gloriously through covers for another Boundary. 13 more runs to win...
Over 62.3 TG Southee bowls it short of length to V Kohli, no runs, tucks it neatly to squareleg.
Over 62.2 TG Southee bowls a pitched up delivery to V Kohli, flicks the inswinger off his pads stylishly through mid wicket for a Boundary.
Over 62.1 TG Southee bowls it short of length to V Kohli, no runs, defends it to mid on.
Over 61.6 JS Patel bowls a flighted delivery to MS Dhoni, beaten, no runs, comes forward in defence and is beaten by a straighter one which kicks off to hit McCullum on the chest.
Over 61.5 JS Patel bowls it flat in the air to MS Dhoni, moves back and punches it away wristily through covers for a Boundary.
Over 61.4 JS Patel bowls a flighted delivery to MS Dhoni, no runs, pads it up outside leg to a turning off break.
Over 61.3 JS Patel bowls a flighted delivery to MS Dhoni, no runs, pushes it defensively to the bowler.
Over 61.2 JS Patel bowls a flighted delivery to MS Dhoni, no runs, defends it uppishly to the bowler.
Over 61.1 JS Patel bowls a quicker arm ball to MS Dhoni, 2 runs, flicks it square of the diving short fine leg and gets a couple.
End of Over 61  
Over 60.6 TG Southee bowls a good length delivery to V Kohli, no runs, defends it solidly to covers.
Over 60.5 TG Southee bowls a good length delivery to V Kohli, no runs, looks to come forward and this one kicks up out of nowhere and a calm Kohli blocks it safely.
Over 60.4 TG Southee bowls a good length delivery to MS Dhoni, 1 run, pushes it through point off a thick edge for one.
Over 60.3 TG Southee bowls a short and rising delivery to V Kohli, 1 run, punches it down to deep point for one.