1st Test: NZ bowled out for 296, Axar takes five-for


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Indian all-rounder Axar Patel mowed down the New Zealand batting line-up on Day 3 of the ongoing first Test at Green Park, Kanpur. The left-arm off-spinner continues his phenomenal run in Test cricket, having registered his fifth five-wicket haul. New Zealand, who started the day at 151 on 0, were bundled out for 296. Ravichandran Ashwin also took three wickets. Axar now has the joint-most five-wicket hauls in the year of debut.