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Sri Lanka vs New Zealand
Group A first Information
New Zealand vs Sri Lanka, first Match Group A, ICC Cricket World Cup 2015
Date: February 14, 2015
Start time: 22:00 GMT
Venue: Hagley Oval, Christchurch
Anyone who is the significance has joined these three results in Lincoln and Christchurch this week – Kyle Abbott called 'incredible' to see South Africa scrap to a win by the minimum, JP Duminy said that is not fazed "by defeat it is likely that evaporate come February 14, when the 2015 World Cup starts at Park Hagley."New Zealand were trouble next to Zimbabwe. Zimbabwe beat Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka lost to South Africa. South Africa lost to New Zealand The nature of the match of preparation is such that teams tend not to take them too seriously with the option of fielding 15 players. But history has shown us that really not you can read too much in them. In 2007 of the World Cup warm-up India rolled out of the West Indies for the 85 and everyone know how that tournament turned out for them.
Game has one of the World Cup hosts New Zealand riding high in the last year and that they leave a hammering 134 races of South Africa in the same place for Saturday the picturesque Hagley oval against Sri Lanka finalists at the last two world cups. Two teams with good records of the World Cup and that are known quite well. Sri Lanka has been destined in the country for seven weeks, and they have a good sense of the conditions.In New Zealand team skippered by Brendon McCullum is being talked about as candidates for the title after su-mejor of history year test and ODI series wins the India Pakistan and Sri Lanka.
On Friday a day before the opening of the World Cup 2015 in Christchurch, McCullum was asked once more about pressure added to Captain one of the Favorites which are in excellent shape facing local fans. This is a massive game not only for the home team but for the host city which remains in devastated parts of the aftermath of the tragic 2011 earthquakes. It that you order the subject of Christchurch sports fans need reasons for joy has been resonating.
"I have a job to do and it is all encompassing in terms of captaincy opening the batting and try to execute the strategies in the field." Are extra pressure? I deduction there is in the world 2015" said. '"The fact that nature of it that is a global I'm excited about it and I have big ambitions in terms of what I want to achieve. Whether it reaches them or it is nothing but I'm going to feel reasonably confident and secure in the fact that I'm surrounded by guys who I trust and believe in.
Belief It is a word that has in a personified sense wave of New Zealand as a team more in the year prior to the World Cup. Against the India a team than them has bossed regularly in ODIs in recent years won 4-0 last January. Below is a series of tests in the West Indies a defeat by 2-0 at home before the ODI South Africa before a coming back proof of consumption against Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates. In the subsequent ODIs New Zealand won 3-2. Sri Lanka landed in the country and they were beaten in tests and ODIs then delivered a loss 2-0 ODI series Pakistan. How do you not think that this is a team that believes in itself?
'When one enters a tournament as losers dark or favorite horses is all irrelevant once they start games," McCullum told. "It is very good because the drums until the energy and anticipation and expectation but once the game starts really is back to the contest in its purest form which is the bat and the ball and someone wins and an important person loses." So that's the state of mind that we have and we know what works for us. That's all we can focus on not in the way that some people have an expectation of us and how some people we write shutdown. It is irrelevant from our perspective. We know what we have to do to be successful and if someone is good enough to beat us then that as well. "
Sri Lanka are also riding on the belief their captain Angelo Mathews insisted as he spoke of what the team has learned from his time in the state. "It is nice person loses." So toward have a more New Zealand cricket before the start of the World Cup 2015 but starting tomorrow that plays the best cricket will go to win," he said. "I think we have a minor advantage. We got second-hand to the conditions we have a clear idea of what the grounds are like but we have to be aggressive and play good cricket win against New Zealand