Southampton: India were 130/5 at lunch, extending their lead to 98 runs against New Zealand on the sixth and final day of the World Test Championship Final, here on Wednesday.
At the first break, Rishabh Pant (28 not out) and Ravindra Jadeja (12 not out) were at the crease.
Resuming the day at 64 for 2, India lost three wickets in the first session.
Virat Kohli (13) and Cheteshwar Pujara (15) got out to Kyle Jamieson while vice captain Ajinkya Rahane (15) were dismissed by Trent Boult.
Brief Scores: India 249 and 130/5 (Pant 28*, Rahane 15, Pujara 15, Kohli 13, Jadeja 12*; Jamieson 2-21, Southee 2-35) lead New Zealand 249 by 98 runs