NZ vs SL 1st test of Sri Lanka tour of New Zealand 2018-19 being played in Basin Reserve Wellington from 15 to 19 Dec 2018. This match was remembered for the best recovery by Sri Lanka in the last inning. The live cricket score and highlight will show all.
Hi friends, I’m Gyan Ranjan. In this interesting blog post, you’ll get live cricket score and full highlights of NZ vs SL 1st test of Sri Lank tour of New Zealand 2018-19.
NZ vs SL 1st test 2018 Playing XI
New Zealand Playing XI
Jeet Ravel, Tom Lathom, Kane Williamson(c), Ross Tayler, Henrey Nicholls, BJ Watling(wk), Colin de Grandhomme, Tim Southee, Neil Wagner, Ajaz Patel, Trent Boult.
Sri Lanka Playing XI
New Zealand won the toss and opt to bowl first.
Sri Lanka 1st inning live score
Sri Lanka started his 1st inning to build a big score. But could score only 282/10 in 90 overs. Angelo Mathews did a great job and scored 83 runs. It was the highest individual score of Sri Lanka 1st inning. He smashed 9 boundaries and a six in his inning. Nirosan Dickwella 80 and Dimuth Karunaratne well supported with 79 runs to his team. But other batsmen failed to perform well. Tim Southee stopped Sri Lanka at 282 by his great bowling performance. He got 6 wickets in the 1st inning of Sri Lanka. Neil Wagner 2, Trent Boult and Colin de Grandhomme got the 1-1 wicket. Sri Lanka was all-out at 282 runs in this New Zealand vs Sri Lanka 1st test 2018.
New Zealand 1st inning highlight
Tom Latham played an amazing inning in New Zealand’s 1st inning. He scored 264 runs with the help of 21 boundaries and a massive six. Ross Tylor and Henrey Nicholls played the innings of 50-50 runs. Kene Williamson 91, Colin de Grandhomme 49 and Jeet Raval contributed with 43 runs in building a big total. Colin de Grandhomme smashed 3 boundaries and the same number of sixes in his inning of 49 runs. Lahiru Kumara got 4 wickets in this NZ vs SL 1st test of Sri Lanka tour of New Zealand 2018-19. Suranga Lakmal 1 while Dilruwan Perera and Dhanjaya de Silva got the 2-2 wickets in New Zealand’s 1st inning. But couldn’t stop New Zealand from building a big total. New Zealand scored 578/10 in 157.3 overs in his 1st inning.
Sri Lanka 2nd inning live cricket score
Sri Lanka’s 2nd inning was remembered for the best recovery by Sri Lanka. At the end of the 4th-day match, Sri Lanka was at 259/3. Kusal Mendis and Angelo Mathews were still on batting with 116 and 117 runs respectively. This was the best recovery by Sri Lanka. Only 37 runs left to New Zealand’s 1st inning score.