The wagging of New Zealand's tail cost the Sri Lankans dearly as the last five wickets added 187 runs after the first five fell for just 98.
17 Aug 2019 3:04 PM
New Zealand, who trailed Sri Lanka by 18 runs in the first innings, finished on 195 for seven.
16 Aug 2019 9:05 PM
The Kiwis lost five wickets in the afternoon session, including the big wickets of captain Kane Williamson and Ross Taylor.
16 Aug 2019 5:22 PM
Suranga Lakmal shared the new ball with off-spinner Akila Dananjaya, who was preferred over seamer Lahiru Kumara.
16 Aug 2019 2:55 PM
Boult, while trying to paddle sweep a delivery from spinner Embuldeniya, found a leading edge as the ball got trapped inside his own helmet.
16 Aug 2019 1:21 PM
In reply to New Zealand's first innings total of 249 all out, Sri Lanka were on 143 for two as Mathews and Mendis laid the foundation.
15 Aug 2019 8:30 PM
The hosts lost Dimuth Karunaratne early in the extended afternoon session.
15 Aug 2019 6:27 PM
New Zealand were 179 for five, having recovered from 71-3 at lunch as Taylor and Henry Nicholls put on 100 runs to have a fightback.
14 Aug 2019 5:01 PM
Openers Jeet Raval and Tom Latham put on 64 after the Kiwis elected to bat before Dananjaya struck.
14 Aug 2019 1:50 PM
Sri Lanka were whitewashed by England in November last year. Recalling that, Karunaratne said they failed to stop the runs.
14 Aug 2019 8:26 AM
Henry returned figures of 3-29 and combined with fellow paceman Lockie Ferguson who also took three wickets to bowl out Sri Lanka for 136.
01 Jun 2019 8:17 PM
After having beaten India in their first ICC cricket World Cup warm up fixture, the Kiwis faltered at the hands of West Indies’ batsmen.
31 May 2019 5:50 PM