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Sri lanka beat new zealand in hamilton 562 views
In Hamilton the second one-day was played between Sri Lanka and New Zeeland. Sri Lanka beat New Zealand by six wickets in seven matches leveled one.
New Zealand Team Squad:
Martin Guptill, Tom Latham, Ross Taylor, Brendon McCullum, Daniel Vettori ,Corey Anderson, Luke Ronchi, Nathan McCullum, Adam Milne, Matt Henry , Trent Boult,
Bench: Mitchell McClenaghan, Grant Elliott, Tim Southee, Kyle Mills
The New Zealand won the toss and decided to bat first. The whole team of New Zealand was bowled out for 248 runs in 50 overs. Besides these two batsmen Brendon McCullum and Ross Taylor, New Zealand, the other player cannot perform well. New Zealand's Brendon McCullum scored 117 by 12 fours and 5 sixes while Ross Tylor 34 scored with two fours.
Sri Lanka Team Squad:
Tillakaratne Dilshan, Dimuth Karunaratne, Kumar Sangakkara, Angelo Mathews, Mahela Jayawardene, Lahiru Thirimanne, Thisara Perera, Jeevan Mendis, , Rangana Herath, Nuwan Kulasekara, Sachithra Senanayake
Bench: Suranga Lakmal, Shaminda Eranga, Dinesh Chandimal, Dhammika Prasad, Lasith Malinga
Now it was the turn of Sri Lanka. Angelo Mathews was the second good batsman of Sri Lanka team. He scored 39 runs with help of 5 fours and a six and remained not out. Sri Lanka played very well and achieved the target of 249 runs for the loss of four wickets in 47.4 overs.
In the victory of Sri Lanka Tillakaratne Dilshan played an important role as he scored 116 runs with help of 17 fours. It was his great century in this match against New Zealand.
from New Zealand team Matt Henry got two wickets While Adam and Nathan McCullum got one-one wicket.
From Sri Lanka's bowlers Rangana Jeevan and Mendis Herat got two-two wickets while Suchitra snnayyky one wicket.
In this match Dilshan of Sri Lanka Sri Lanka was declared as player of man of the match.
According to Sri Lankan Player Dilshan About the Victory of this Match: 'It was a good surface. The ball came nicely onto the bat. I am also enjoying bowling. It is not easy to bowl here - it does not turn like it does back home. I was trying to put it in the right areas and make the batsmen play.'