ICC Champions Trophy - 4th match, Group A

New Zealand v Sri Lanka

New Zealand won by 1 wicket (with 81 balls remaining)

34.1

NL McCullum to Herath, 1 run, pushed through outside off, Herath pushes it towards cover and takes off for a quick single

34.3

NL McCullum to Herath, no run, quicker delivery on off stump, Herath defends it towards the off side

34.4

NL McCullum to Herath, no run, another flatter, quicker delivery, the batsman defends it off the front foot

34.5

NL McCullum to Herath, no run, this one kept a tad low, as the batsman pushed it back to the bowler

34.6

NL McCullum to Herath, no run, another quick delivery, the batsman has no choice but to defend

Sri Lanka 124/7   HMRKB Herath 1* (5b)

35.4

McClenaghan to Herath, no run, a touch of reverse swing there by the bowler as he bowled this one full, Herath pushes it to mid on

35.5

McClenaghan to Herath, FOUR, beautifully driven through extra cover! Sanga-esque! It was a full delivery with some room, but Herath creams it through to the boundary

35.6

McClenaghan to Herath, 1 run, back of length delivery on off, the batsman tucks it towards midwicket for a single

Sri Lanka 134/7   HMRKB Herath 6* (8b 1x4)

36.1

NL McCullum to Herath, 1 run, tossed up around off stump, the batsman comes forward and dabs it towards square leg for a single

Sri Lanka 135/7   HMRKB Herath 7* (9b 1x4)

37.1

McClenaghan to Herath, no run, short of length delivery, the batsman tucks it to short fine leg off his hips

37.2

McClenaghan to Herath, 1 run, back of length delivery, the batsman drops it towards midwicket for a quick single

Sri Lanka 136/9   HMRKB Herath 8* (11b 1x4)
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Photos

Jun 9, 2013

Lasith Malinga was in inspired form, New Zealand v Sri Lanka, Champions Trophy, Group A, Cardiff, June 9, 2013

Lasith Malinga was in inspired form

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Jun 9, 2013

Tim Southee and Mitchell McClenaghan embrace after pulling off a heist over Sri Lanka, New Zealand v Sri Lanka, Champions Trophy, Group A, Cardiff, June 9, 2013

Tim Southee and Mitchell McClenaghan embrace after pulling off a heist over Sri Lanka

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