New Zealand vs Sri Lanka Only T20I 2019 Highlights

Watch the highlights of New Zealand vs Sri Lanka Only T20I 2019 - Sri Lanka tour of New Zealand one & only T20I match first time played between Sri Lanka and New Zealand at Eden Park, Auckland in 11th January 2019.

New Zealand vs Sri Lanka Only T20I 2019 Highlights
An aggressive Doug Bracewell took on the bowlers © Getty Images

Three-wicket hauls from Lockie Ferguson and Ish Sodhi after a power-hitting display from Doug Bracewell and Scott Kuggeleijn helped to New Zealand cruise 35-run victory over Sri Lanka, despite a Thisara Perera's onslaught in the one-off T20I.

New Zealand scored 179-7 in 20 overs with top scorer by Doug Bracewell 44, debutant Scott Kuggeleijn - who blasted a unbeaten 35 off 15-balls on his debut T20I match - including 4-sixes & a four with strike-rate of 233.33.

Ross Taylor scored 33 off 37-balls including 2-fours & a six and Colin Munro 16.

Sri Lanka best bowler by Kasun Rajitha picked up 3-wickets, Lasith Malinga took two-wickets and one for Lakshan Sandakan - Thisara Perera.

Sri Lanka scored 144 for all-out in 16.5 overs with top scorer by Thisara Perera blasted a 43 off 24-balls including 3-sixes & 2-fours with strike rate of 179.16.

Kusal Perara struck 23 off 12-balls including 3-fours & a six, Niroshan Dickwella 18 and Kusal Mendis 17.

New Zealand best bowler by Lockie Ferguson picked up 3-wickets for 21-runs in 3-overs, Ish Sodhi took 3-wickets.

Doug Bracewell, Tim Southee, Mitchell Santner each took one-wickets and debutant Scott Kuggeleijn - who took 1-wicket on his debut T20I match.

Doug Bracewell named Player of the match for his rapid 44-runs off facing 26-balls including 5-sixes and a four with strike rate of 169.23.

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