The umpires offer the light to the New Zealand batsmen and they have decided to go off. So that will be Stumps on Day 2!
New Zealand 129/0 (57 overs) at Stumps, trail India (345) by 216 runs in Kanpur. Will Young (75*), Tom Latham (50*)
“I was really happy with the way everything went right from day one. Couldn’t get good sleep last night. Especially when you are batting overnight, I thought I batted really well yesterday but had to still focus again today.
“He (Sunil Gavaskar) motivated me a lot while giving me the cap but the one thing he told me that stayed in my mind is, ‘don’t look too far ahead and just enjoy yourself’. I wasn’t able to sleep well at all, got up early at five today morning but when you make a century, it’s a wonderful feeling.
“They got off to a good start obviously but it’s important for us to not leak runs because the cracks are opening up and it should get trickier tomorrow,” Shreyas Iyer said on Star Sports.