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Trent Boult took his 100th Test wicket and finished with 3 for 25 as Sri Lanka were bowled out for 138 on the second day in Christchurch
Trent Boult took his 100th Test wicket and finished with 3 for 25 as Sri Lanka were bowled out for 138 on the second day in Christchurch © Getty Images
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Trent Boult slipped and fell during his follow-through
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Neil Wagner celebrates after taking one of his three wickets
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Brendon McCullum gets under a catch
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Trent Boult and Tim Southee lead the team off the field
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Tim Southee attempts to stop a single
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Trent Boult struck in the first over to claim his 100th wicket
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Country Fixtures Country Results
1st Test: New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Christchurch - Dec 26-30
New Zealand 441 Sri Lanka 138 & 84/0 (f/o)
Auckland v Wellington at Auckland - Dec 27
Auckland won by 193 runs
Central D v Canterbury at New Plymouth - Dec 27
Central D won by 217 runs
Otago v Northern D at Alexandra - Dec 27
Otago won by 222 runs
Auckland v Canterbury at Auckland
Dec 30, 2014 (11:00 local | 22:00 GMT | 17:00 EST | 16:00 CST | 14:00 PST)
Central D v Northern D at New Plymouth
Dec 30, 2014 (11:00 local | 22:00 GMT | 17:00 EST | 16:00 CST | 14:00 PST)
Otago v Wellington at Queenstown
Dec 30, 2014 (11:00 local | 22:00 GMT | 17:00 EST | 16:00 CST | 14:00 PST)
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