Player of the Match
Player of the Match
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Malinga wasn't at his best - Thirimanne

Sri Lanka batsman Lahiru Thirimanne on Sri Lanka's lacklustre performance against New Zealand in the World Cup opener

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'SL have advantage of recent matches in NZ' - Mathews

Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews believes his team would need quickly forget the losses and regain the winning ways as they open their Cricket World Cup 2015

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McCullum looking forward to 'pure wickets'

New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum says the World Cup is 'wide open' and hopes that good pitches will lead to good cricket

Milestone venue

100

Number of venues that have hosted World Cup matches. Hagley Oval is the 100th

Off to a start

20

Number of 50+ opening stands for New Zealand in World Cups - only England (21) and Australia (34) have more

Fifty for McCullum

4

Number of 50+ scores for McCullum in World Cups - the NZ batsmen with more are Fleming (7), Stryis (8) and Crowe (9).

Where's the Slinga!

22

Runs scored by McCullum off Malinga in the 8th over. The only batsman to score more runs off one Malinga over is Kohli (24)

Dynamic Duo

11

Number of 50+ stands between Williamson and Taylor since 2013 - only Sangakkara and Dilshan have more (17)

A start for Lanka

20

Number of 50+ opening stands for Sri Lanka since 2013, the most for any team.