WTC final, Day 3: Kyle Jamieson’s five-for, Devon Conway’s fifty help New Zealand take control | Cricket News

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SOUTHAMPTON: India’s batting superstars struggled to decode the “massive riddle” referred to as Kyle Jamieson whereas the bowlers discovered new batting sensation Devon Conway a troublesome buyer as New Zealand completed the third day of the World Take a look at Championship remaining in a robust place.
Jamieson’s second five-wicket haul towards India in three Checks had Virat Kohli‘s males all out for 217 in overcast situations.
In reply, New Zealand have been 101 for 2 at stumps as Conway (54 off 152 balls) scored his third successive Take a look at half-century earlier than flicking one off Ishant Sharma to Mohammed Shami earlier than the shut of play.
Jamieson decimated India with marvellous figures of 22-12-31-5 with beneficiant assist from the relentless Neil Wagner (15-5-40-2) and the artful duo of Tim Southee (22-6-64-1) and Trent Boult (21.1-4-47-2).
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Head coach Ravi Shastri will not be one bit amused however the sequence of scores of Indian batting towards New Zealand’s seam assault in final 5 innings has been lower than 250 –165, 191, 242, 124 and now 217.

It was 6 toes 8 inch tall Jamieson, who after final 12 months’s sequence in New Zealand, has as soon as once more changed into a nightmare for the Indian batsmen.

Having eliminated Rohit Sharma on Saturday morning, Jamieson was relentless along with his size and the bounce did the remaining with intelligent traps laid for skipper Kohli and the damaging Rishabh Pant.
Kohli and his deputy Ajinkya Rahane walked right into a properly laid traps as India failed to succeed in 250, a great whole within the prevailing situations as per batting coach Vikram Rathour.
The overcast situations made batting troublesome and the likes of Jamieson, Boult and Wagner indulged in a ‘who blinks first’ recreation with the Indian batters and got here out trumps with some incisive seam, swing and brief pitched bowling.
Kohli (44, 132 balls) could not add a single run to his in a single day rating as his RCB teammate Jamieson made life troublesome for him.
Kohli, who had proven admirable persistence in leaving each supply exterior the off-stump on day two, was able to dig deep however the Black Caps resorted to the ways that labored splendidly towards the India captain of their dwelling situations again in 2020.
Boult and Jamieson saved bowling exterior the off-stump channel and Kohli saved on leaving earlier than the lanky seamer went barely large off the crease and received one to goal at rival skipper’s boot laces.
Kohli had formed for an away going supply and the stability of his head was tilted exterior the off-stump, leaving him in tangle and the DRS evaluate that he took was a waste of time.
Pant did not rating a run for 19 balls after which received a boundary with a flick via mid-wicket. Two balls later, he took the bait when Jamieson angled one on the imaginary fifth off-stump. He went for an expansive drive solely to be snapped within the third slip by Tom Latham.

As soon as the 61-run stand with Kohli had ended, Rahane (49, 119 balls) sensed that the scoreboard wanted a transfer on and began enjoying just a few photographs.
However maybe, the milestone was engaged on his thoughts and regardless of enjoying a mistimed pull-shot one ball earlier, Wagner along with his signature brief ball prevented him from reaching a well-deserved fifty.
Rahane’s disappointment was evident as he fell into the lure to play the pull-shot regardless of understanding that Wagner had saved a deep tremendous leg and lengthy leg for the shot.
Ravichandran Ashwin (22) threw his bat round and received some helpful runs however was by no means going to final lengthy as Southee took care of him simply earlier than lunch break.
Publish lunch, Jamieson eliminated Ishant and Jasprit Bumrah off successive deliveries however Shami prevented him from finishing a hat-trick.

When New Zealand batted, Conway and the ever-stodgy Tom Latham (30 off 104) added 70, blunting the sharp new ball assault from the Indians.
Shami (0/19 in 11 overs) offered a pleasant seam place however with out a lot success whereas Ashwin (1/20 in 12 overs) received considerable drift and dip to take away Latham.

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