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Sri Lanka tour of New Zealand 2018


FIXTURES RESULTS SQUADS GROUNDS

2018 Sri Lanka tour of New Zealand Facts

New Zealand Sri Lanka
Dates 8 December 2018–11 January 2019
Captains Kane Williamson Dinesh Chandimal (Tests)
Lasith Malinga (ODIs & T20I)

Schedule

  • Tour Match, New Zealand XI v Sri Lanka at Napier, Dec 8-10 2018
  • WED 26/12 – 03:30 AM IST
    1st Test, New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Wellington, Dec 15-19 2018
  • WED 26/12 – 03:30 AM IST
    2nd Test, New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Christchurch, Dec 26-30 2018
  • THU 3/1 – 06:30 AM IST
    1st ODI, (D/N) New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Mount Maunganui, Jan 3 2019
  • SAT 5/1 – 06:30 AM IST
    2nd ODI, (D/N) New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Mount Maunganui, Jan 5 2019
  • TUE 8/1 – 03:30 AM IST
    3rd ODI, New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Nelson, Jan 8 2019
  • FRI 11/1 – 11:30 AM IST
    Only T20I, (N) New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Auckland, Jan 11 2019

Results

  • Only T20I, (N) New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Auckland, Jan 11 2019
  • New Zealand 179/7 ; Sri Lanka 144 (16.5/20 ov, target 180)
    RESULT: New Zealand won by 35 runs
  • 1st ODI, (D/N) New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Mount Maunganui, Jan 3 2019
  • New Zealand 371/7 ; Sri Lanka 40/0 * (5.2/50 ov, target 372)
    Sri Lanka require another 332 runs with 10 wickets and 44.4 overs remaining
  • SAT 5/1 – 06:30 AM IST
    2nd ODI, (D/N) New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Mount Maunganui, Jan 5 2019
  • TUE 8/1 – 03:30 AM IST
  • 3rd ODI, New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Nelson, Jan 8 2019
    FRI 11/1 – 11:30 AM IST
  • 2nd Test, New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Christchurch, Dec 26-30 2018
  • Toss Sri Lanka , elected to field first
    New Zealand 178 & 585/4d ; Sri Lanka 104 & 236 (106.2 ov, target 660)
    RESULT: New Zealand won by 423 runs
  • 1st Test, New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Wellington, Dec 15-19 2018
    Toss 
    New Zealand , elected to field first
    Sri Lanka 282 & 287/3 (115 ov) ; New Zealand 578
    RESULT: Match drawn
    Player Of The Match Tom Latham
    Series result 2-match series level 0-0
  • Tour Match, New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Napier, Dec 8-10 2018
    Sri Lanka 210/9d & 321/5d ; New Zealand XI 270/8d & 139/2 (28.3 ov, target 262)
    RESULT: Match drawn

Squads

Test

New Zealand

  • Kane Williamson (c)
  • Trent Boult
  • Colin de Grandhomme
  • Matt Henry
  • Tom Latham
  • Henry Nicholls
  • Ajaz Patel
  • Jeet Raval
  • Tim Southee
  • Ross Taylor
  • Neil Wagner
  • BJ Watling (wk)
  • Will Young

Sri Lanka

  • Dinesh Chandimal (c)
  • Dimuth Karunaratne (vc)
  • Dushmantha Chameera
  • Niroshan Dickwella (wk)
  • Danushka Gunathilaka
  • Lahiru Kumara
  • Suranga Lakmal
  • Angelo Mathews
  • Kusal Mendis
  • Dilruwan Perera
  • Nuwan Pradeep
  • Kasun Rajitha
  • Sadeera Samarawickrama
  • Lakshan Sandakan
  • Dhananjaya de Silva
  • Roshen Silva
  • Lahiru Thirimanne

ODIs

Sri Lanka

  • Lasith Malinga (c)
  • Dushmantha Chameera
  • Dinesh Chandimal
  • Niroshan Dickwella (wk)
  • Asela Gunaratne
  • Danushka Gunathilaka
  • Lahiru Kumara
  • Angelo Mathews
  • Kusal Mendis
  • Kusal Perera
  • Thisara Perera
  • Nuwan Pradeep
  • Seekkuge Prasanna
  • Kasun Rajitha
  • Lakshan Sandakan
  • Dasun Shanaka
  • Dhananjaya de Silva

T20I

Sri Lanka

  • Lasith Malinga (c)
  • Dushmantha Chameera
  • Dinesh Chandimal
  • Niroshan Dickwella (wk)
  • Asela Gunaratne
  • Danushka Gunathilaka
  • Lahiru Kumara
  • Angelo Mathews
  • Kusal Mendis
  • Kusal Perera
  • Thisara Perera
  • Nuwan Pradeep
  • Seekkuge Prasanna
  • Kasun Rajitha
  • Lakshan Sandakan
  • Dasun Shanaka
  • Dhananjaya de Silva

Grounds

  • Eden Park, Auckland
  • Location Kingsland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Capacity 50,000 (Rugby union and league – with standard seating)
    60,000 (Rugby union and league – with temporary seating)
    42,000 (Cricket)
    Surface Grass
  • McLean Park, Napier
  • Location Napier, New Zealand
    Establishment 1911
    Capacity 19,700
  • Basin Reserve, Wellington
  • Location Mount Cook, Wellington, New Zealand
    Establishment 1868
    Capacity 13,000
  • Bay Oval, Mount Maunganui 
  • Location Tauranga, Mount Maunganui,
    New Zealand
    Establishment 2007 (first recorded match)
    Capacity 10,000
  • Saxton Oval, Nelson
  • Location Nelson, New Zealand
    Establishment 2009
    Capacity 6,000

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