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Sri Lanka v New Zealand, 2nd T20, Pallekele

Mills encouraged by individual performances

Nov 22, 2013: New Zealand captain Kyle Mills conceded his side was outplayed comprehensively in the second T20 in Pallekele, but was optimistic about their chances in the home summer and the World Twenty20

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Sri Lanka v New Zealand, 2nd T20, Pallekele

Sri Lanka cruise to series win

Nov 21, 2013: Kusal Perera and Tillakaratne Dilshan struck 96 rapid runs together, as Sri Lanka comfortably hunted down New Zealand's modest 142 for 7 to take the series 1-0

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Sri Lanka v New Zealand, 2nd T20, Pallekele

Leadership curbing Chandimal's spirit

Nov 20, 2013: While Dinesh Chandimal has shown the aptitude to captain Sri Lanka, he seems to be shackled by it, and this has badly affected in his limited-overs batting of late

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Sri Lanka v New Zealand, 2nd T20, Pallekele

Rare clear forecast for SL-NZ finale

Nov 20, 2013: Fans who have followed this series so far may want to sit down before reading the following sentence: rain is not expected to affect the second Twenty20

The Preview by Andrew Fidel Fernando

New Zealand in Sri Lanka 2013-14

Injured Neesham out of final T20

Nov 19, 2013: New Zealand allrounder James Neesham has been ruled out of the second T20 against Sri Lanka on November 21

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Sri Lanka v New Zealand, 1st T20, Pallekele

Pallekele rain blanks out first T20

Nov 19, 2013: Even Pallekele wasn't spared of the wet weather as persistent rain abandoned the opening T20 without a ball bowled

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Sri Lanka v New Zealand, 1st T20, Pallekele

'Sri Lanka on track for World T20' - Ford

Nov 18, 2013: Coach Graham Ford will no longer be with the team when the World T20 arrives, but he said Sri Lanka has begun down the path to success ahead of the first Twenty20 against New Zealand

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Sri Lanka v New Zealand, 1st T20, Pallekele

New Zealand bank on familiarity with Pallekele

Nov 18, 2013: New Zealand acting captain Kyle Mills has banked on his side's batting form, and their experience in Pallekele ahead of New Zealand's first T20 against Sri Lanka

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Sri Lanka v New Zealand, 1st T20, Pallekele

Teams look to consolidate towards World T20

Nov 18, 2013: Rain is expected to interfere again, as Sri Lanka will look to protect their No. 1 ranking while New Zealand will look to build depth going into the World T20 in Bangladesh

The Preview by Andrew Fidel Fernando

New Zealand in Sri Lanka 2013-14

Sri Lanka bring in Rambukwella, Prasanna for T20s

Nov 17, 2013: Offspinning allrounder Ramith Rambukwella and legspinner Seekkuge Prasanna have been named in Sri Lanka's T20 squad against New Zealand for the two-match T20 series beginning on November 19

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Sri Lanka v New Zealand, 3rd ODI, Dambulla

'It's easier for me to bat with Mahela' - Dilshan

Nov 16, 2013: Tillakaratne Dilshan has said he is more comfortable opening with Mahela Jayawardene than with any of the young players who have been trialled in that position this year, after the pair put on a 91-run stand at better than a run-a-ball against New Zealand

Andrew Fidel Fernando in Dambulla

Sri Lanka v New Zealand, 3rd ODI, Dambulla

Mills slams tour scheduling

Nov 16, 2013: New Zealand acting captain Kyle Mills has slammed scheduling of his team's tour to Sri Lanka

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Sri Lanka v New Zealand, 3rd ODI, Dambulla

Bad light gives Sri Lanka win, series squared

Nov 16, 2013: Fading light cut New Zealand's feisty middle order short in Dambulla, as they pursued an unlikely 90 runs from the last eight overs with four wickets in hand

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Sri Lanka v New Zealand, 3rd ODI, Dambulla

Mathews fears for bowlers under new ODI rules

Nov 15, 2013: Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews has added his voice to the growing din of international players and captains who have questioned the new ODI rules

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Sri Lanka v New Zealand, 3rd ODI, Dambulla

New Zealand target Sangakkara and Dilshan

Nov 15, 2013: Tillakaratne Dilshan and Kumar Sangakkara are the most serious obstacles on New Zealand's path to an elusive series win in Sri Lanka, allrounder James Neesham has said

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Sri Lanka v New Zealand, 3rd ODI, Dambulla

More wet weather likely for decider

Nov 15, 2013: The forecast for the third ODI in Dambulla does not look pretty, and if any result is reached, it is almost certain to be arrived at via Duckworth-Lewis

The Preview by Andrew Fidel Fernando

New Zealand in Sri Lanka 2013-14

Injured Corey Anderson to return home

Nov 14, 2013: New Zealand allrounder Corey Anderson has been ruled out of the remainder of the Sri Lanka tour to begin rehabilitation on the rib injury which ruled him out of the second ODI in Hambantota

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Sri Lanka v New Zealand, 2nd ODI, Hambantota

Mathews' weather gamble backfires

Nov 14, 2013: Angelo Mathews has admitted Sri Lanka did not consider the likelihood of rain when they chose their XI for the second ODI against New Zealand

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Sri Lanka v New Zealand, 2nd ODI, Hambantota

'This win is a sign of the team's character' - Mills

Nov 13, 2013: Kyle Mills, the New Zealand acting captain, has said his team's remarkable chase in Hambantota was a win borne of fight

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Sri Lanka v New Zealand, 2nd ODI, Hambantota

Latham, Ronchi power incredible NZ chase

Nov 12, 2013: Striking a scintillating 86 off 68 deliveries, Tom Latham carried New Zealand most of the distance of their 8.6-an-over, rain-shortened chase, before an ebullient Nathan McCullum hit the required 20 off the final over to seal a win in the second ODI

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Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Pallekele - Nov 21, 2013
Sri Lanka won by 8 wickets (with 13 balls remaining)
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Pallekele - Nov 19, 2013
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Dambulla - Nov 16, 2013
Sri Lanka won by 36 runs (D/L method)
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Hambantota - Nov 12, 2013
New Zealand won by 4 wickets (with 0 balls remaining) (D/L method)
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Hambantota - Nov 10, 2013
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