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Sri Lanka vs New Zealand 3rd ODI: NZ beat SL by 115 runs

Sri Lanka vs New Zealand 3rd ODI: NZ beat SL by 115 runs

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NZ players showed great batting in all matches Sri Lanka vs New Zealand 3rd ODI: NZ beat SL by 115 runsThree back to back wins for New Zealand in the three match ODI series against Sri Lanka. Played outstandingly well in every match and showed great batting and bowling overall performances through the series.Winning the toss Sri Lanka opted to bowl, but New Zealand proved the decision as wrong. Captain Kane Williamson made a handy half century, 55 runs. But, the veteran Ross Taylor and New comer Henry Nicholls made centuries each to take the total over 300. Ross made 137 runs and Nicholls was not out on 124 with 155 strike rate and 12 fours, 3 sixes.Lasith Malinga took three wickets but went 9.3 runs per over. New Zealand showed great bowling to all out...
New Zealand vs Sri Lanka 2nd ODI Highlights: NZ won by 21 runs

New Zealand vs Sri Lanka 2nd ODI Highlights: NZ won by 21 runs

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New Zealand vs Sri Lanka 2nd ODI Highlights: NZ won by 21 runsNew Zealand made it 2-0 lead in the three ODI matches against Sri Lanka on 5th January, 2019.Despite a brilliant innings by Thisara Perera Sri Lanka could not pull it to the mark. NZ won the toss and decided to bat first in Bay Oval ground. Again, a strong batting performance has shown by New Zealand. They put on 319 runs with loss of 7 wickets in 50 overs.Colin Munro started the innings nicely, made 87 runs for him with a well strike rate of 113. Then, the veteran Ross Taylor scored 90, missed his century by a run out. James Neesham again played an exceptional innings in the last, he made 64 runs in 37 balls. New Zealand put a fighting total to defend.In reply, Sri Lankan opener Gunathilaka scored 71 runs. But, ...