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1987

Saved by the detour

Sep 12, 2009: It was New Zealand's second Test series in Sri Lanka. The first match was dull as ditch water. Then things hotted up

Kanishkaa Balachandran

Prominent Auckland and national administrator dies

Oct 24, 2000: Former New Zealand and Auckland cricket administrator Ken Deas died in Auckland on Friday

Lynn McConnell

Sri Lanka 0 New Zealand 0

The New Zealanders in Sri Lanka, 1986-87

1988: New Zealand's hastily arranged tour to Sri Lanka in mid-April was viewed by the New Zealand Cricket Council as a vital stage in rebuilding the national team

Don Neely

First Test Match

SRI LANKA v NEW ZEALAND 1986-87

1988: Long, slow innings by Kuruppu, Sri Lanka's 25-year-old wicket-keeping opener, and Jeff Crowe, in his first Test as New Zealand's captain, sentenced this match to tedium and a draw

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Tour Results
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Colombo (SSC) - May 5-10, 1987
Match cancelled without a ball bowled
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Kandy - Apr 24-29, 1987
Match cancelled without a ball bowled
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Colombo (CCC) - Apr 16-21, 1987
Match drawn
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