IND vs NZ: Kanpur's Green Park stadium has been an impregnable fort for India, no defeat for 38 years, spinners dominate

IND vs NZ: Kanpur's Green Park stadium has been an impregnable fort for India, no defeat for 38 years, spinners dominate

Under the captaincy of Ajinkya Rahane, the Indian team will take on the Green Park Stadium in Kanpur in the first match of the Test series against New Zealand tomorrow. This stadium has been an impregnable fortress for India. In 1983, India lost for the last time in a Test against West Indies here. After that India has not lost a single test match. After 1983, India played 8 Test matches, out of which India won five while three matches were drawn. Talking about the overall test match played by India at this stadium, the Indian team has played 22 test matches so far, out of which 7 were won and 3 were lost and the remaining 12 test matches were drawn.

Team India will come out with the intention of registering the fourth consecutive win

In the last three Test matches played at Green Park Stadium, India has defeated the opposition teams. India had defeated Africa in 2008, Sri Lanka in 2009 and New Zealand in 2016. In the match starting tomorrow, the Indian team will look to register their fourth consecutive win at the Green Park Stadium.

Remains spinners dominated
the statistics of matches at Green Park stadium that should be considered so that the idea has been dominated by spinners can be easily applied here. In the Test match starting tomorrow, three spinners from India can get a place in the playing XI. Their names are - Ashwin, Jadeja and Axar Patel. Dealing with these three spinners will not be easy for New Zealand.

Suryakumar Yadav included in the team in place of injured Rahul

Just before the Test series against New Zealand, the Indian team has suffered a major setback. Team India's star opener Lokesh Rahul has been ruled out of both the Tests due to muscle strain. Surya Kumar Yadav has got his place in the team. Mayank Agarwal and Shubman Gill will open for India in this test match. Either Shreyas Iyer and Suryakumar Yadav can get a chance to debut.

Indian team for 1st Test
Ajinkya Rahane (Captain), Mayank Agarwal, Cheteshwar Pujara (Vice-Captain), Shubman Gill, Shreyas Iyer, Suryakumar Yadav, Wriddhiman Saha (WK), KS Bharat (WK), Ravindra Jadeja, R Ashwin, Akshar Patel, Jayant Yadav, Ishant Sharma, Umesh Yadav, Mohammad Siraj, Famous Krishna.

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World Chess Championship: Carlsen could not win even on his birthday, fourth game with Nepominsi also draw

World Chess Championship: Carlsen could not win even on his birthday, fourth game with Nepominsi also draw

The current chess world champion Magnus Carlsen could not register a victory in the FIDE World Chess Championship even on his 31st birthday today. Carlsen played the fourth round on the occasion of his birthday today but even today he could not win. Victory is still far from Carlsen. Carlsen was playing the fourth round with Russian challenger candidate Ian Nepominci today which ended in a draw. Russia's Ian Nepominci has not given him a chance to take the lead in any match so far. Chess lovers are waiting for who will bring the storm of victory after the peace of this draw.

Magnus Carlsen, playing with the white piece in the match, started the game by walking to the door of the king, which was answered by Nepominci from the Petrov Defense. Carlson tried to put great pressure on the king of Nepomancy with his elephant and horse, but after Napo's counter-attack, he forced Carlson to become defensive with his elephant's pawn. The game lasted for 33 moves but the bet was inconclusive.

For your information, let us tell you that Carlsen of Norway defeated India's chess player and former number one player Viswanathan Anand to become the world champion at the age of 23. He has retained his World Champion title till date by defeating Sergi Karyakin of Russia and Fabiano Karuana of USA. Now he has 10 matches to save this title once again.

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