NZ vs SL Pitch Report: New Zealand cricket team will face the Sri Lanka cricket team in the second match on Friday, March 17. Moreover, the game will be played at Basin Reserve in Wellington, New Zealand.
New Zealand are coming into this game after winning against Sri Lanka in the first test match. Tim Southee went on to win the toss and he decided to bowl first at Hagley Park South.
Sri Lanka went on to hit 355 and 302 runs respectively in the first and second innings. While New Zealand went on to put up 373 and 285 runs respectively in both innings. New Zealand won the first match against Sri Lanka by two wickets.
Daryl Mitchell won the man of the match award against Sri Lanka. He went on to score 102 runs from 193 balls with a strike rate of 52.85.
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Angelo Mathews went on to score 115 runs against South Africa. While he did so from 235 balls with a strike rate of 48.84. Angelo Mathews hit 11 fours.
NZ vs SL Pitch Report
The Basin Reserve in Wellington, New Zealand, is a storied location renowned for churning out fast, seaming pitch. It has a reputation for giving seam bowlers an early advantage. It is expected that the seamers will receive some assistance.
New Zealand vs Sri Lanka 2023 live match
The audience can watch New Zealand vs Sri Lanka match on Amazon Prime Video. However, the fans need to pay to access and watch the matches live.
New Zealand vs Sri Lanka Team Squads: NZ vs SL
New Zealand: Tim Southee (C), Henry Nicholls, Kane Williamson, Michael Bracewell, Daryl Mitchell, Scott Kuggeleijn, Will Young, To Blundell, Devon Conway, Tom Latham, Matt Henry, Blair Tickner, Neil Wagner.
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Sri Lanka: Dimuth Karunaratne (C), Oshada Fernando, Angelo Mathews, Kamindu Mendis, Dhananjaya de Silva, Ramesh Mendis, Milan Rathnayake, Chamika Karunaratne, Kusal Mendis, Dinesh Chandimal, Niroshan Dickwella, Nishan Madushka, Prabath Jayasuriya, Kasun Rajitha, Lahiru Kumara, Asitha Fernando, Vishwa Fernando.
Who won more matches, New Zealand or Sri Lanka?
New Zealand has gone on to win more matches against Sri Lanka in Test cricket history.
They have won 17 matches out of 37 matches against Sri Lanka.
How many ODI matches have Sri Lanka won in New Zealand?
In New Zealand, Sri Lanka has gone on to win 12 ODI matches so far against New Zealand.
New Zealand vs Sri Lanka live score
The live score of the cricket match is available on platforms like the NCB, SLC website, Cricbuzz website, and app. It is also available on the ESPN Cricinfo platform.
How will the weather be during playtime?
The weather is expected to be overcast during playtime.
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