New Zealand in Sri Lanka T20I Series - 2nd T20I

Sri Lanka v New Zealand

New Zealand won by 22 runs

13.3

Bandara to Guptill, 1 run, very close to offstump, Guptill gets off the mark by cutting that one towards point

New Zealand 111/2   MJ Guptill 1* (1b)

14.2

Mendis to Guptill, 2 runs, rare full toss from Mendis, flicked towards wide long-on for a couple

14.3

Mendis to Guptill, 1 run, ovepitched on offstump, punched towards long-on

14.6

Mendis to Guptill, 1 run, driven towards extra cover for a single

New Zealand 124/2   MJ Guptill 5* (4b)

15.1

Jayasuriya to Guptill, 1 run, fired in towards offstump, pushed towards mid-on

15.5

Jayasuriya to Guptill, 1 run, full and just outside off, driven down to long-off for a single

New Zealand 129/3   MJ Guptill 7* (6b)

16.1

Kulasekara to Guptill, SIX, lovely shot from Guptill, full toss on the pads, whipped effortlessly into the stands behind midwicket

16.2

Kulasekara to Guptill, FOUR, great start to the over for New Zealand, high full toss and outside off, Guptill clobbers it past point for four

16.3

Kulasekara to Guptill, 2 runs, muscled towards extra cover for a single

16.4

Kulasekara to Guptill, 2 runs, length ball just outside off, driven to long-off by Guptill, Mathews comes in from the boundary to cut it off quickly, but his throw isn't collected by the bowler, so there's an overthrow

16.5

Kulasekara to Guptill, 1 run, full and straight, powered back to the bowler, who does the fielding this time

New Zealand 146/3   MJ Guptill 22* (11b 1x4 1x6)

17.1

Malinga to Guptill, 1 run, slow delivery outside off, Guptill drives it towards mid-off

17.4

Malinga to Guptill, 1 run, slow bouncer well outside off, Guptill drags it towards wide mid-on for a single

17.6

Malinga to Guptill, no run, slower bouncer again, 125kmh, outside off, Guptill goes for his favourite pull shot, but he misses the ball

New Zealand 154/3   MJ Guptill 24* (14b 1x4 1x6)

18.2

Mendis to Guptill, FOUR, full toss outside off, Guptill gets a thick outside edge as he slashes at it, the ball races behind backward point for a boundary

18.3

Mendis to Guptill, no run, Guptill bends his knee as he looks to slog it to midwicket, misses

18.4

Mendis to Guptill, 2 runs, carved away towards sweeper cover for a couple this time

18.5

Mendis to Guptill, 1 run, played uppishly towards long-off, reaches the fielder on the bounce

New Zealand 162/3   MJ Guptill 31* (18b 2x4 1x6)

19.3

Malinga to Guptill, 1 run, short and wide, Guptill carves it towards point, off the toe end of the bat, Jayasuriya fumbles a couple of times before gathering that one

19.6

Malinga to Guptill, OUT, Malinga cleans up Guptill off the last ball, the leg bail is on the ground, full ball again from Malinga, Guptill skipped away beyond leg stump to give himself room, he misses the ball and is bowled

MJ Guptill b Malinga 32 (29m 20b 2x4 1x6) SR: 160.00

New Zealand 170/4   MJ Guptill 32 (20b 2x4 1x6)
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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