New Zealand vs Sri Lanka 2nd Test Day 2 Highlights 27 Dec 2018
New Zealand vs Sri Lanka 2nd Test Day 2 Highlights 2018. On the first day of this test match 14 wickets down in one day. New Zealand all out on 178 runs Suranga Lakmal got 5 for 54 runs. And also got 4 early wickets of Sri Lanka on day 1. Sri Lanka will start the day 2 from 88 runs with the loss of 4 wickets. Tim Southee was the pick of the bowlers with 3 wickets and 1 wicket belongs to Colin de grandhome. Sri Lanka trail y 90 more runs to equal the score of New Zealand first inning.
Angelo Mathews and R Silva were not out yesterday stumps. But New Zealand did not allow Sri Lanka to score on day 2. They caught them very nearly on 100. They got 5th success on 94 runs. And this was the first wicket of T Boult of the inning. On hundred runs T boult strikes again and got 6th for his team. And again the catcher was Tim Southee.
T Boult was in great rhythm. 2nd Day belongs to T boult who got all 6 wickets of the day and put Sri Lanka on the backfoot. Sri Lanka all out on 104 runs in first innings and the hero got for 30 runs. Now New Zealand has the upper hand in this test match.
New Zealand Batting:
J Raval and Tom Latham ready to face Sri Lanka in the 2nd inning. Both batsmen did not allow Sri Lanka to take the wickets. Raval completes his another test fifty o 122 balls. That is his 7th test match fifty. On 121 runs New Zealand lost their first batsmen when J Raval was caught on 64 runs. Then Skipper K Williamson came into bat.
Inform Tom Latham complete his 16th test fifty in 155 balls. Kane Williamson was just 2 runs short from his another test match fifty of this series ut caught in the slip area. Tom Latham and Ross Taylor remain not out at the end of the day. New Zealand scores 231 with the loss of 2 wickets.