New Zealand vs Sri Lanka (2018 – 2019) Second Test Match

New Zealand vs Sri Lanka (2018 – 2019) Second Test Match

New Zealand vs Sri Lanka (2018 – 2019) Second Test Match started on December 26, 2018 at 11 AM local.
Venue:  Hagley Oval, Christchurch.

Umpires:  Michael Gough & Richard Illingworth.

Third Umpire:  Rod Tucker

Match Referee:  Sir Richie Richardson

New Zealand Playing XI for this New Zealand vs Sri Lanka (2018 – 2019) Second Test Match are Jeet Raval, Tom Latham, Kane Williamson (c), Ross Taylor, Henry Nicholls, BJ Watling (wk), Colin de Grandhomme, Tim Southee, Neil Wagner, Ajaz Patel, and Trent Boult.

Substitutes are Will Young and Matt Henry.

Sri Lanka Squad: Danushka Gunathilaka, Dimuth Karunaratne, Kusal Mendis, Roshen Silva, Angelo Mathews, Dinesh Chandimal (c), Niroshan Dickwella (wk), Dilruwan Perera, Suranga Lakmal, Lahiru Kumara, and Dushmantha Chameera.

Players on bench are Lahiru Thirimanne, Sadeera Samarawickrama, Lakshan Sandakan, Nuwan Pradeep, Kasun Rajitha, and Dhananjaya de Silva.

Sri Lanka won the toss and opted to bowl.

New Zealand vs Sri Lanka (2018 – 2019) Second Test Match started with New Zealand batsmen arrived to crease and lost their first wicket in 8.3 over with total score of 16 runs of Jeet Raval (6 runs in 24 balls) caught by Dinesh Chandimal for Suranga Lakmal. Lakmal got his second wicket in 10.1 overs of Tom Latham caught Kusal Mendis scoring 10 runs with total of 17/2. Sri Lanka lost its first six wickets within 27.1 overs scoring 64 runs. BJ Watling made responsible stand on the crease from 19th over to 50th over and scored solid 46 runs in 90 balls. Tim Southee is the highest scorer for New Zealand in this New Zealand vs Sri Lanka (2018 – 2019) Second Test Match of 68 runs in 65 balls with six 4s and three 6s. Ross Taylor (27 runs in 46 balls) is third maximum contributor for New Zealand’s total score of 178/10 in 50 overs.

Suranga Lakmal picked 5 wickets in this first innings of New Zealand vs Sri Lanka (2018 – 2019) Second Test Match for Sri Lanka of first four wickets and eighth wicket in this contest. Lahiru Kumara took care of the tail enders with Ross Taylor run out by Kumara. Top scorer Tim Southee was caught by Gunathilaka for Dilruwan Perera, whose only wicket.

Sri Lanka in reply displayed a poor batting performance losing all wickets in 41 overs scoring 104 runs. Angelo Mathews (33 runs in 88 balls not out) was the only batsmen that played responsibly for his country. Roshen Silva’s 21 runs in 63 balls is second highest score for Sri Lanka in this New Zealand vs Sri Lanka (2018 – 2019) Second Test Match.

New Zealand bowlers were dominant on Sri Lankan batsmen in their first innings. Tim Southee picked the first three wickets in 6th, 8th, &10 overs respectively. Trent Boult picked 6 wickets with last four wickets by LBW in 39th and 41st overs. Tim Southee also caught Roshen Silva & Niroshan Dickwella for Trent Boult. Colin de Grandhomme also picked a wicket.

New Zealand’s second innings started on the second day of the contest. New Zealand’s batsmen displayed an excellent batting performance for the second innings. Opening batsmen scored 121 runs in 47.6 balls. Tom Latham scored 176 runs in 370 balls with 17 4s and a six and got out as fourth wicket caught by Dickwella for Chameera in 138.3 overs as 461/4. Henry Nicholls scored 162 runs in 225 balls with 16 4s. Tom Latham & Henry Nicholls joined for fourth wicket partnership scoring 214 runs. Jeet Raval (74 runs in 162 balls with eight 4s), Colin de Grandhomme (71 runs with 45 balls with six 4s and two 6s not out), Kane Williamson (48 runs in 75 balls), & Ross Taylor (40 runs in 44 balls) all contributed to their second innings total of 584/4 in 153 overs. Kane Williamson declared the innings setting a difficult target for Sri Lanka in the final innings 660 runs in this New Zealand vs Sri Lanka (2018 – 2019) Second Test Match.

Sri Lanka were destroyed by New Zealand with Lahiru Kumara (2 wickets), and Dushmantha Chameera & Dilruwan Perera picked a wicket each. As New Zealand devastated Sri Lankan bowlers, this innings was one-sided favoring New Zealand.

Sri Lankan batsmen arrived for the last session with a difficult target for their second innings and lost their first two wickets in three overs scoring just 9 runs. Kusal Mendis joined Dinesh Chandimal for third wicket and together scored 117 runs with Kusal Mendis (67 runs in 147 balls) and Dinesh Chandimal (56 runs 228 balls) with Mendis getting out in 54.5 overs as 126/3. Sri Lanka batsmen struggled towards reaching target losing all wickets in 106.2 overs with total score of 236 runs in this New Zealand vs Sri Lanka (2018 – 2019) Second Test Match losing to New Zealand.

New Zealand again did a fair job with ball. Neil Wagner (4 wickets), Trent Boult (3 wickets), & Tim Southee (2 wickets) were successful against Sri Lanka.

NZ 178 & 585/4 decl
SL 104, 236-all out (106.2 Ovs)

New Zealand won the contest by 423 runs and Man of the Match was awarded to Tim Southee for his all-round performance of 68 runs with bat in first innings and 3 & 2 wickets with ball in both innings in this New Zealand vs Sri Lanka (2018 – 2019) Second Test Match.

 

178/10
Overs
50.0
R/R
3.56
Fours
15
Sixes
3
Extras
14
Batsman Status R B 4s 6s
Trent Boult not out 1 1 0 0
Bowling 0 M R W
Suranga Lakmal 19 5 54 5
Lahiru Kumara 14 4 49 3

104/10
Overs
41.0
R/R
2.54
Fours
10
Sixes
0
Extras
10
Batsman Status R B 4s 6s
Angelo Mathews not out 33 88 3 0
Bowling 0 M R W
Trent Boult 15 8 30 6
Tim Southee 15 5 35 3

585/4
Overs
153.0
R/R
3.82
Fours
58
Sixes
3
Extras
14
Batsman Status R B 4s 6s
Henry Nicholls not out 162 225 16 0
Colin de Grandhomme not out 71 45 6 2
Bowling 0 M R W
Suranga Lakmal 30 6 96 0
Lahiru Kumara 32 6 134 2

236/9
Overs
106.2
R/R
2.22
Fours
26
Sixes
0
Extras
7
Batsman Status R B 4s 6s
Lahiru Kumara not out 0 1 0 0
Bowling 0 M R W
Trent Boult 28.2 11 77 3
Tim Southee 27 13 61 2

New Zealand vs Sri Lanka (2018 – 2019) Second Test Match

New Zealand (1st innings)

Batting R B 4S 6S
Jeet Raval c Dinesh Chandimal b Suranga Lakmal 6 24 0 0
Tom Latham c Kusal Mendis b Suranga Lakmal 10 30 1 0
Kane Williamson (C) c Niroshan Dickwella b Suranga Lakmal 2 18 0 0
Ross Taylor run out (Lahiru Kumara) 27 46 4 0
Henry Nicholls b Suranga Lakmal 1 10 0 0
BJ Watling (W) c Dilruwan Perera b Lahiru Kumara 46 90 4 0
Colin de Grandhomme c Dushmantha Chameera b Lahiru Kumara 1 5 0 0
Tim Southee c Danushka Gunathilaka b Dilruwan Perera 68 65 6 3
Neil Wagner c Kusal Mendis b Suranga Lakmal 0 7 0 0
Ajaz Patel c Suranga Lakmal b Lahiru Kumara 2 5 0 0
Trent Boult not out 1 1 0 0
Extras: 14 (b – 6, w – 0, nb – 1, Penalty – 0)
Total: 178-10 in 50.0 overs (3.56 runs per over)
Fall of wickets:
1-16 (Jeet Raval, 8.3 ov), 2-17 (Tom Latham, 10.1 ov), 3-22 (Kane Williamson, 14.2 ov), 4-36 (Henry Nicholls, 18.5 ov), 5-57 (Ross Taylor, 25.3 ov), 6-64 (Colin de Grandhomme, 27.1 ov), 7-172 (Tim Southee, 47.2 ov), 8-175 (Neil Wagner, 48.4 ov), 9-177 (BJ Watling, 49.2 ov), 10-178 (Ajaz Patel, 50 ov).
BOWLING 0 M R W
Suranga Lakmal 19 5 54 5
Lahiru Kumara 14 4 49 3
Angelo Mathews 4 1 6 0
Dushmantha Chameera 8 1 43 0
Dilruwan Perera 5 1 13 1

Sri Lanka (1st innings)

Batting R B 4S 6S
Danushka Gunathilaka c Jeet Raval b Tim Southee 8 31 0 0
Dimuth Karunaratne c Kane Williamson b Tim Southee 7 9 1 0
Dinesh Chandimal (C) c BJ Watling b Tim Southee 6 9 1 0
Kusal Mendis c BJ Watling b Colin de Grandhomme 15 32 1 0
Angelo Mathews not out 33 88 3 0
Roshen Silva c Tim Southee b Trent Boult 21 63 3 0
Niroshan Dickwella (W) c Tim Southee b Trent Boult 4 3 1 0
Dilruwan Perera lbw b Trent Boult 0 4 0 0
Suranga Lakmal lbw b Trent Boult 0 1 0 0
Dushmantha Chameera lbw b Trent Boult 0 2 0 0
Lahiru Kumara lbw b Trent Boult 0 4 0 0
Extras: 10 (b – 5, w – 0, nb – 0, Penalty – 0)
Total: 104-10 in 41.0 overs (2.54 runs per over)
Fall of wickets:
1-10 (Dimuth Karunaratne, 5.2 ov), 2-20 (Dinesh Chandimal, 7.2 ov), 3-21 (Danushka Gunathilaka, 9.4 ov), 4-51 (Kusal Mendis, 17.1 ov), 5-94 (Roshen Silva, 36.4 ov), 6-100 (Niroshan Dickwella, 38.1 ov), 7-100 (Dilruwan Perera, 38.5 ov), 8-100 (Suranga Lakmal, 39 ov), 9-104 (Dushmantha Chameera, 40.2 ov), 10-104 (Lahiru Kumara, 41 ov).
BOWLING 0 M R W
Trent Boult 15 8 30 6
Tim Southee 15 5 35 3
Colin de Grandhomme 6 0 19 1
Neil Wagner 5 0 10 0

New Zealand vs Sri Lanka (2018 – 2019) Second Test Match

New Zealand (2nd innings)

Batting R B 4S 6S
Jeet Raval c Kusal Mendis b Dilruwan Perera 74 162 8 0
Tom Latham c Niroshan Dickwella b Dushmantha Chameera 176 370 17 1
Kane Williamson (C) c Kusal Mendis b Lahiru Kumara 48 75 5 0
Ross Taylor lbw b Lahiru Kumara 40 44 6 0
Henry Nicholls not out 162 225 16 0
Colin de Grandhomme not out 71 45 6 2
Extras: 14 (b – 5, w – 3, nb – 3, Penalty – 0)
Total: 585-4 in 153.0 overs (3.82 runs per over)
Fall of wickets:
1-121 (Jeet Raval, 48 ov), 2-189 (Kane Williamson, 70.1 ov), 3-247 (Ross Taylor, 83.1 ov), 4-461 (Tom Latham, 138.3 ov).
BOWLING 0 M R W
Suranga Lakmal 30 6 96 0
Lahiru Kumara 32 6 134 2
Dushmantha Chameera 30 5 147 1
Dilruwan Perera 41 3 149 1
Danushka Gunathilaka 16 2 45 0
Dimuth Karunaratne 4 2 6 0

Sri Lanka (2nd innings)

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Batting R B 4S 6S
Danushka Gunathilaka c BJ Watling b Tim Southee 4 7 0 0
Dimuth Karunaratne c BJ Watling b Trent Boult 0 2 0 0
Dinesh Chandimal (C) c Henry Nicholls b Neil Wagner 56 228 5 0
Kusal Mendis c sub b Neil Wagner 67 147 10 0
Roshen Silva c BJ Watling b Neil Wagner 18 73 1 0
Niroshan Dickwella (W) b Tim Southee 19 31 2 0
Dilruwan Perera c Kane Williamson b Neil Wagner 22 62 3 0
Suranga Lakmal b Trent Boult 18 25 3 0
Dushmantha Chameera lbw b Trent Boult 3 8 0 0
Lahiru Kumara not out 0 1 0 0
Extras: 7 (b – 4, w – 1, nb – 0, Penalty – 0)
Total: 236-9 in 106.2 overs (2.22 runs per over)
Fall of wickets:
1-1 (Dimuth Karunaratne, 1 ov), 2-9 (Danushka Gunathilaka, 1.5 ov), 3-126 (Kusal Mendis, 54.5 ov), 4-158 (Dinesh Chandimal, 76.2 ov), 5-181 (Niroshan Dickwella, 85.1 ov), 6-208 (Roshen Silva, 95.4 ov), 7-233 (Suranga Lakmal, 104.3 ov), 8-233 (Dilruwan Perera, 105.2 ov), 9-236 (Dushmantha Chameera, 106.2 ov).
BOWLING 0 M R W
Trent Boult 28.2 11 77 3
Tim Southee 27 13 61 2
Colin de Grandhomme 10 1 23 0
Neil Wagner 29 10 48 4
Ajaz Patel 12 9 21 0

Match Notes

Day1

  • Drinks: New Zealand 17/2 in 12.0 overs
  • New Zealand 50/4 in 22.4 overs
  • Lunch: New Zealand 51/4 in 51.0 overs
  • New Zealand 105/6 in 33.2 overs
  • 7th wkt Partnership: 50 off 42 balls between B Watling (12) and T Southee (35)
  • Drinks: New Zealand 122/6 in 37.0 overs
  • T Southee 5th Test fifty: 50 runs in 43 balls (6×4) (3×6)
  • New Zealand 150/6 in 42.4 overs
  • 7th wkt Partnership: 103 off 103 balls between B Watling (28) and T Southee (64)
  • S Lakmal 2nd Test 5-wicket haul: 5/52 (18.4)
  • Tea: New Zealand 175/8 in 48.4 overs
  • Innings Break: New Zealand 178/0 in 50.0 overs
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka 47/3 in 16.0 overs
  • Sri Lanka 51/3 in 16.5 overs
  • Referral 1 (31.6): New Zealand against A Mathews (LBW) Unsuccessful (NZ: 2, SL: 2) (Retained)
  • Stumps: New Zealand 88/4 in 32.0 overs

Day2

  • Sri Lanka 100/5 in 37.4 overs
  • Referral 2 (38.5): D Perera against New Zealand (LBW) Unsuccessful (NZ: 2, SL: 1)
  • Sri Lanka 100/7: D Perera lbw b Trent Boult 0(4)
  • T Boult 7th Test 5-wicket haul: 5/30 (14.2)
  • Referral 3 (40.6): L Kumara against New Zealand (LBW) Unsuccessful (NZ: 2, SL: 0)
  • Sri Lanka 104/10: L Kumara lbw b Trent Boult 0(4)
  • Innings Break: Sri Lanka 104/10 in 41.0 overs
  • Lunch: New Zealand 36/0 in 17.0 overs
  • New Zealand 53/0 in 24.0 overs
  • 1st wkt Partnership: 53 off 144 balls between J Raval (31) and T Latham (20)
  • Drinks: New Zealand 72/0 in 31.0 overs
  • J Raval 7th Test fifty: 50 runs in 122 balls (4×4) (0x6)
  • New Zealand 100/0 in 37.5 overs
  • 1st wkt Partnership: 100 off 128 balls between J Raval (66) and T Latham (30)
  • T Latham dropped on 32 by D Chameera in 40.4 overs
  • Tea: New Zealand 117/0 in 46.0 overs
  • New Zealand 152/1 in 56.5 overs
  • T Latham Test fifty: 50 runs in 155 balls (5×4) (0x6)
  • Drinks: New Zealand 170/1 in 62.0 overs
  • 2nd wkt Partnership: 50 off 88 balls between T Latham (9) and K Williamson (39)
  • New Zealand 200/2 in 72.4 overs
  • Stumps: New Zealand 231/2 in 79.0 overs

Day3

  • New ball taken: New Zealand 236/2 in 80.1 overs
  • 3rd wkt Partnership: 50 off 61 balls between T Latham (17) and R Taylor (32)
  • Referral 1 (80.4 ovs): SL against T Latham (LBW) Unsuccessful (NZ: 2, SL: 2) (Retained)
  • Referral 2 (83.1 ovs): R Taylor against Sri Lanka (LBW) Unsuccessful (NZ: 2, SL: 2) (Retained)
  • New Zealand 247/3: R Taylor lbw b Lahiru Kumara 40(44)
  • New Zealand 251/3 in 84.4 overs
  • Drinks: New Zealand 270/3 in 92.0 overs
  • 4th wkt Partnership: 52 off 101 balls between T Latham (24) and H Nicholls (26)
  • New Zealand 303/3 in 100.3 overs
  • T Latham 8th Test hundred: 100 runs in 267 balls (10×4) (0x6)
  • Lunch: New Zealand 327/3 in 107.0 overs
  • H Nicholls 9th Test fifty: 50 runs in 88 balls (6×4) (0x6)
  • 4th wkt Partnership: 101 off 161 balls between T Latham (49) and H Nicholls (50)
  • New Zealand 350/3 in 110.2 overs
  • T Latham: 150 runs in 323 balls (15×4) (1×6)
  • 4th wkt Partnership: 150 off 232 balls between T Latham (76) and H Nicholls (72)
  • Drinks: New Zealand 398/3 in 122.0 overs
  • New Zealand 402/3 in 122.1 overs
  • H Nicholls 4th Test hundred: 100 runs in 171 balls (10×4) (0x6)
  • 4th wkt Partnership: 200 off 324 balls between T Latham (97) and H Nicholls (100)
  • New Zealand 450/3 in 137.3 overs
  • Tea: New Zealand 461/4 in 138.3 overs
  • New Zealand 503/4 in 142.4 overs
  • 5th wkt Partnership: 51 off 28 balls between H Nicholls (13) and C de Grandhomme (37)
  • C de Grandhomme 4th Test fifty: 50 runs in 28 balls (6×4) (1×6)
  • New Zealand 550/4 in 148.1 overs
  • H Nicholls: 150 runs in 214 balls (16×4) (0x6)
  • 5th wkt Partnership: 100 off 66 balls between H Nicholls (41) and C de Grandhomme (59)
  • Innings Break: New Zealand 585/4 dec in 153.0 overs
  • Stumps: Sri Lanka 24/2 in 14.0 overs

Day4

  • Sri Lanka 51/2 in 25.0 overs
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka 55/2 in 28.0 overs
  • 3rd wkt Partnership: 51off 177 balls between D Chandimal (24) and K Mendis (26)
  • K Mendis 8th Test fifty: 50 runs in 113 balls (9×4) (0x6)
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka 89/2 in 43.0 overs
  • Sri Lanka 100/2 in 47.0 overs
  • 3rd wkt Partnership: 100 off 293 balls between D Chandimal (36) and K Mendis (59)
  • D Chandimal 17th Test fifty: 50 runs in 172 balls (4×4) (0x6)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka 127/3 in 56.0 overs
  • Sri Lanka 150/3 in 66.5 overs
  • Tea: Sri Lanka 155/3 in 69.0 overs
  • New ball taken: New Zealand 167/4 in 80.1 overs
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka 188/5 in 87.0 overs
  • Sri Lanka 200/5 in 91.1 overs
  • Stumps: Sri Lanka 231/6 in 104.0 overs

Day5

  • Referral 1 (106.2 ovs): D Chameera against New Zealand (LBW) Unsuccessful (NZ: 2, SL: 1)
  • New Zealand 236/9: D Chameera lbw b Trent Boult 3(8)

 

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