Zaheer Khan took two quick wickets to reduce New Zealand to 64 for two, in reply to India's 379, at lunch on the second day of the third cricket test uin Wellington,
Martin Guptill was dismissed for 17 when a Zaheer delivery tucked him up and deflected off his body onto the stumps.
Then Daniel Flynn edged a Zaheer outswinger to wicketkeeper Mahendra Singh Dhoni for an easy catch when he was on two..
Tim McIntosh on 24 and Ross Taylor on 17 were trying to resurrect New Zealand's innings at the break.
India lead the three match series 1-0 after winning in Hamilton and drawing the second match in Napier.