13th Match, Super Eight – Sri Lanka vs New Zealand Live Match Score & Updates | SL vs NZ T20 World Cup 2012
Match Overview & Live Updates
In the first Super Eight match and 13th match of World T20, Sri Lanka is all set to take on New Zealand. Sri Lanka lost from Australia and New Zealand lost from Pakistan in their group matches. Both teams will play against England and West Indies in their Super 8 matches. The match will telecast at 3PM here in Pakistan and 3.30PM local time at Pallekele International Cricket Stadium.
13th Match, Super 8 – Sri Lanka vs New Zealand
Pallekele International Cricket Stadium
Tuhursday September 27
10:00 GMT | 15:30 local | 15:00 PKT
New Zealand won the toss and decided to bat in their opening Super Eights group one match against Sri Lanka on Thursday.
Sri Lanka were boosted by the news of their star spinner Ajantha Mendis declared fit after being a doubtful starter.
The 27-year old spinner recorded the best figures of 6-8 in all Twenty20 internationals against Zimbabwe in team’s opening game at Hambantota before missing the second against South Africa due to a side strain.
Sri Lanka also brought in off-spinner Akila Dananjaya who is making his international debut.
New Zealand were also boosted by the return of their opener Martin Guptill who missed the match against Pakistan due to hamstring problem. He replaced Adam Milne.
The top two teams from each of the two Super Eights groups will qualify for the semi-finals.
Post 1st Innings
New Zealand scored 174 for seven against Sri Lanka in the opening Super Eight match of the World Twenty20 cricket tournament here Thursday.
Rob Nicol and Martin Guptill made 58 and 38 at the top of the order. Brendon McCullum and Ross Taylor contributed 25 and 23 to the total.
Nuwan Kulasekara and Akila Dananjaya picked a couple of wickets each for Sri Lanka.
Super Over Finish
Sri Lanka has beaten New Zealand in a Super Over of The World Twenty20 Super Eights group one match at Pallekele stadium on Thursday. Earlier Sri Lanka and New Zealand match ended with New Zealand batting first and scoring 174/7 and Sri Lanka scored 174/5.
In the Super Over, Sri Lanka, who batted first scored 13 and New Zealand scored only 7.
Sri Lanka vs New Zealand Squads
New Zealand Team: MJ Guptill, JEC Franklin, BB McCullum, LRPL Taylor, KS Williamson, NL McCullum, DL Vettori, JDP Oram, RJ Nicol, KD Mills, TG Southee,
Sri Lanka Team: TM Dilshan, DPMD Jayawardene, KC Sangakkara, LD Chandimal, AD Mathews, NLTC Perera, BMAJ Mendis, BAW Mendis, Akila Dananjaya, KMDN Kulasekara, SL Malinga
Toss: New Zealand, who choose to bat first
Umpires: Aleem Dar and SJA Taufel
TV umpire: SJ Davis
Match referee: ; J Srinath
Reserve Umpire: Asad Rauf
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