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Sri Lanka vs New Zealand 1st T20I 2019 Highlights

Cricket Highlights - Sri Lanka vs New Zealand 1st T20I 2019


Watch the highlights of Sri Lanka vs New Zealand 1st T20I 2019 - New Zealand tour of Sri Lanka 3-match Twenty20 international series of the 1st T20I match played between New Zealand and Sri Lanka at Pallekelle in 01st September 2019.

Sri Lanka vs New Zealand 1st T20I 2019 Highlights
Colin de Grandhomme swings hard © Associated Press
Ross Taylor, Colin de Grandhomme fireworks sets up to New Zealand tense five-wicket victory over Sri Lanka, despite a Kusal Mendis' 79 and wrap up 1-0 lead in the first T20I.

Sri Lanka scored 174-4 in 20 overs with top scorer by Kusal Mendis blasted a 79 off 53-balls including 8-fours & 2-sixes with strike rate of 149.05.

Niroshan Dickwella struck 33 off 25-balls including 2-fours, Dasun Shanaka 17 not out and Isuru Udana 15 not out.

New Zealand best bowler by Tim Southee took two-wickets and one for Mitchell Santner.

New Zealand chased 175-5 in 19.3 overs with top scorer by Ross Taylor 48 - who fell two-run short of his half-century.

Colin de Grandhomme blasted a 44 off 28-balls including 4-fours & 2-sixes with strike rate of 157.14, Daryl Mitchell 25 not out and Tim Seifert 15.

Sri Lanka best bowler by debutant Wanindu Hasaranga - who takes two-wickets on his debut T20I match, Lasith Malinga took two-wickets and one for Akila Dananjaya.

Ross Taylor named Player of the match for his quick-fire 48 off 29-balls including 3-fours and 2-sixes with strike rate of 165.51.