Sri Lanka Vs New Zealand 12/11/2013 - Results, Review and Statistical Highlights
The 2nd One Day International (ODI) Cricket match between Sri Lanka and New Zealand on 12/11/2013 was a rain interrupted match but had its own thrills and chills and was quite fun to watch as both the teams gave it their all. The match officially kicked off with the Lankans winning the toss and electing to field first. To know about what happened during the course of the match, Read on for the complete Results, Review and Statistical Highlights of the match.
When Sri Lanka came in to bat on 12/11/2013, just like the previous match it was Kumar Sangakkara and Tillakaratne Dilshan show. They both made a good score of 71 and 55 and remained not out before rain interrupted their innings and they ended at a score of 138/1. This meant, the Black Caps had a target of 198 as per the duckward lewis system. As far as New Zealand'sbowling was concerned, Kyle Mills picked up a wicket.
When New Zealand came in to bat on 12/11/2013, they had an uphill task to chase a target of 198. They lost four wickets quite early but some good hitting by Luke Ronchi and Tom Latham got them back into the match. Things looked tough for them after their wickets fell and needed 20 runs of the last over but some good hitting by Nathan McCullum ensured they got over the line. As far as Sri Lanka's bowling was concerned, Nuwan Kulasekara picked up 4 wickets.
Take a look at the scorecard of the match below.
|Sri Lanka innings (23 overs maximum)||Dismissal||R||B||4s||6s||SR|
|FDM Karunaratne||c Neesham b Mills||4||8||0||0||50|
|TM Dilshan||not out||55||72||9||0||76.38|
|KC Sangakkara†||not out||71||59||9||0||120.33|
|Extras||(b 1, lb 2, w 4, nb 1)||8|
|Total||(1 wicket; 23 overs)||138||(6.00 runs per over)|
|Did not bat DPMD Jayawardene, LD Chandimal, AD Mathews*, HDRL Thirimanne, KMDN Kulasekara, SMSM Senanayake, HMRKB Herath, SL Malinga|
|Fall of wickets 1-12 (Karunaratne, 2.2 ov)|
|New Zealand Bowling||O||M||R||W||Econ||Extras|
|New Zealand innings (target: 198 runs from 23 overs)||Dismissal||R||B||4s||6s||SR|
|TWM Latham||c Senanayake b Kulasekara||86||68||12||1||126.47|
|AP Devcich||c †Sangakkara b Kulasekara||1||4||0||0||25|
|RJ Nicol||c †Sangakkara b Kulasekara||0||1||0||0||0|
|GD Elliott||st †Sangakkara b Senanayake||7||14||1||0||50|
|C Munro||c Thirimanne b Senanayake||15||12||1||1||125|
|L Ronchi†||c Dilshan b Kulasekara||49||26||7||1||188.46|
|JDS Neesham||not out||5||4||0||0||125|
|NL McCullum||not out||32||9||3||3||355.55|
|Extras||(lb 5, w 3)||8|
|Total||(6 wickets; 23 overs)||203||(8.82 runs per over)|
|Did not bat KD Mills*, AF Milne, AM Ellis|
|Fall of wickets 1-8 (Devcich, 1.2 ov), 2-8 (Nicol, 1.3 ov), 3-34 (Elliott, 6.4 ov), 4-68 (Munro, 10.5 ov), 5-161 (Ronchi, 20.2 ov), 6-165 (Latham, 20.5 ov)|
|Sri Lanka Bowling||O||M||R||W||Econ||Extras|
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