New Zealand in Sri Lanka T20I Series - 2nd T20I

Sri Lanka v New Zealand

New Zealand won by 22 runs

0.2

Kulasekara to Ryder, no run, Kulasekara keeps it on offstump to Ryder, who taps it towards mid-on

0.3

Kulasekara to Ryder, 2 runs, Ryder looks to flick this one, closes the face too early, gets a leading edge which sails over extra cover

0.4

Kulasekara to Ryder, FOUR, a short-arm jab from Ryder get him a boundary, this was a back of a length ball outside off, Ryder plays it airily over midwicket

0.5

Kulasekara to Ryder, no run, slightly fuller this time, offstump line, Ryder defends back to the bowler

0.6

Kulasekara to Ryder, no run, good-looking drive from Ryder, right back at the bowler, who sticks his right leg out to block it, the ball dribbles away towards mid-off, McCullum scrambles back to his crease, he had been dismissed off a Ryder straight drive in the first game

New Zealand 9/0   JD Ryder 6* (5b 1x4)

1.2

Malinga to Ryder, 1 wide, Malinga loses his radar, slides that way down the leg side

1.2

Malinga to Ryder, no run, a corker from Malinga, a slower ball, just short of a length, seams away from Ryder who is beaten as he looks to flick it to the leg side

1.3

Malinga to Ryder, 1 run, again it's a slower one that cuts away from Ryder, who dabs it towards cover

1.6

Malinga to Ryder, no run, length ball on offstump, 130kmh, Ryder is too early into his stroke, has to check his shot, bottom hand comes off as he plays it towards cover

New Zealand 13/0   JD Ryder 7* (8b 1x4)

3.1

Malinga to Ryder, 1 run, back of length ball on middle stump, Ryder is cramped for room, he gets the ball away towards point, where Dilshan is onto it in a flash, a direct hit would have had McCullum yards short of the crease

3.3

Malinga to Ryder, 1 leg bye, this was quick, 145.4kmh, on the pads, Ryder was looking to swing that to behind square leg, is rapped on teh thigh pads, and the ball dribbles towards fine leg

New Zealand 24/0   JD Ryder 8* (10b 1x4)

5.1

Mendis to Ryder, no run, starts with a legcutter heading towards leg stump, Ryder back away and drives it to short cover

5.2

Mendis to Ryder, 1 run, full and outside off, punched to long-on, the batsmen walk through for a single

5.6

Mendis to Ryder, 1 run, on the legstump, Ryder taps it towards midwicket, only three off that over

New Zealand 49/0   JD Ryder 10* (13b 1x4)

6.1

Jayasuriya to Ryder, 2 runs, Ryder backs away and drives it inside out towards sweeper cover to bring up New Zealand's fifty

6.2

Jayasuriya to Ryder, no run, on the pads, very full, defended towards extra cover

6.3

Jayasuriya to Ryder, 1 run, on leg stump again, played a bit uppishly towards mid-on

6.5

Jayasuriya to Ryder, 1 run, Ryder using his feet this time, flicks it towards square leg

New Zealand 54/0   JD Ryder 14* (17b 1x4)

7.1

Bandara to Ryder, 1 run, full and wide, lashed towards extra cover, Jayawardene dives to his right to stop that one

7.3

Bandara to Ryder, SIX, what a shot from Ryder, gets down on his knee, and dispatches it over midwicket for a big six

7.4

Bandara to Ryder, no run

7.5

Bandara to Ryder, 1 run, full toss on middle and leg, Ryder will be unhappy he couldn't get more than one, his sweep is cut off by Kulasekara at backward square leg

New Zealand 63/0   JD Ryder 22* (21b 1x4 1x6)

8.1

Jayasuriya to Ryder, 1 run, again Ryder skips to the leg side, a low full toss is driven towards mid-on

8.4

Jayasuriya to Ryder, FOUR, fired on leg stump, a cute paddle from Ryder goes very fine down the leg side for a boundary, teasing the fielder who was chasing it

8.5

Jayasuriya to Ryder, no run, makes room and forces it towards cover, straight at the fielder

8.6

Jayasuriya to Ryder, 1 run, again he's down the track, whipped towards square leg

New Zealand 72/0   JD Ryder 28* (25b 2x4 1x6)

9.1

Dilshan to Ryder, 1 run, almost a wicket first ball, Ryder looks to launch it over long-off, inside-edges it to the right of the keeper

9.3

Dilshan to Ryder, 1 run, another single, again to long-on, the batsmen walk through for one

9.6

Dilshan to Ryder, 1 run, outside the off stump, Ryder comes on the frontfoot and drives it to deep extra cover

New Zealand 83/0   JD Ryder 31* (28b 2x4 1x6)

10.1

Jayasuriya to Ryder, 1 run, Ryder looks to heave it to midwicket, inside edges it onto his pads

10.6

Jayasuriya to Ryder, 1 run, on the pads, Ryder stands tall and punches it to long-on

New Zealand 86/1   JD Ryder 33* (30b 2x4 1x6)

11.1

Dilshan to Ryder, SIX, shot! Ryder bends his knee and mows that over wide long-on

11.2

Dilshan to Ryder, 1 run, wide outside off, Ryder rocks back and slashes that to point

11.4

Dilshan to Ryder, FOUR, Ryder gets four more, Ryder lashes that off the front foot towards sweeper cover, a bit of sloppy work from Mendis at the boundary

11.5

Dilshan to Ryder, SIX, what a stroke to bring up his half-century, full toss on middle and leg, bends low and slog sweeps it into the stands behind midwicket

11.6

Dilshan to Ryder, 2 runs

New Zealand 106/1   JD Ryder 52* (35b 3x4 3x6)

12.5

Mendis to Ryder, no run, tossed up this time, the offbreak, Ryder was backing away and doesn't connect with the cut

12.6

Mendis to Ryder, OUT, Mendis does the trick, Ryder holes out to extra cover, that ball stopped on Ryder, who was down the track, nowhere near the pitch of the ball, miscues to extra cover

JD Ryder c Rupasinghe b Mendis 52 (54m 37b 3x4 3x6) SR: 140.54

New Zealand 109/2   JD Ryder 52 (37b 3x4 3x6)
Series Results
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Colombo (RPS) - Sep 4, 2009
New Zealand won by 22 runs
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Colombo (RPS) - Sep 2, 2009
New Zealand won by 3 runs
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Photos

Sep 4, 2009

Shane Bond was accurate and hostile in both his spells, Sri Lanka v New Zealand, 2nd Twenty20, Colombo, September 4, 2009

Shane Bond was accurate and hostile in both his spells

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Sep 4, 2009

Jesse Ryder was outstanding in the field in both matches of the series, Sri Lanka v New Zealand, 2nd Twenty20, Colombo, September 4, 2009

Jesse Ryder was outstanding in the field in both matches of the series

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