Dhoni, Harbhajan help India reach 375/9April 3rd, 2009 - 12:44 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, April 3 (IANS) Brisk half-centuries from Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Harbhajan Singh helped India post a commanding 375 for nine in the first innings on the first day of the third cricket Test against New Zealand here Friday.
Dhoni (52) and Harbhajan (60) helped India recover from a middle-order crisis after Sachin Tendulkar (62) scored a half-century. In the morning, the visitors were asked to bat at the Basin Reserve. For New Zealand, Chris Martin picked up three for 95 while Iain O’Brien and Tim Southee got two wickets each.