In the Indore Test against New Zealand, India had put up 557/5 declared in the first innings. Virat Kohli struck 211, while Ajinkya Rahane made 188 to help India pile up this huge score. They became the second Indian pair to hit 150-plus scores in a Test innings.
The first India pair to struck 150-plus scores in a Test innings were Sachin Tendulkar and VVS Laxman.
Tendulkar made 241 not out, while Laxman cracked 178 to help India put up 705/7 declared at Sydney against Australia in 2004.