Result
Tour Match, Colombo (SSC), Sep 6 2009, New Zealand tour of Sri Lanka
234
(41.5/50 ov, target 235)
173
Sri Lanka A won by 61 runs
1y
• Jamie Alter in Colombo

Limp batting leads to New Zealanders' defeat

A Sri Lanka A side fielding eight players with international experienced outclassed the New Zealanders in a low-scoring practice game

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Scorecard summary
Sri Lanka A234(47.5 overs)
New Zealanders173(41.5 overs)
41.5
w
Rupasinghe to Patel, OUT
JS Patel c Kandamby b Rupasinghe 15 (17b 1x4 0x6) SR: 88.23
41.4
Rupasinghe to Patel, no run
41.3
1lb
Rupasinghe to Tuffey, 1 leg bye
41.2
4
Rupasinghe to Tuffey, FOUR runs
41.1
1
Rupasinghe to Patel, 1 run
end of over 418 runs
NZ: 167/9CRR: 4.07 • RRR: 7.55 • Need 68 from 54b
Jeetan Patel14 (14)
Daryl Tuffey3 (5)
Sanath Jayasuriya8-0-39-0
40.6
1
Jayasuriya to Patel, 1 run
40.5
4
Jayasuriya to Patel, FOUR runs
40.4
1
Jayasuriya to Tuffey, 1 run
40.3
1
Jayasuriya to Patel, 1 run
40.2
Jayasuriya to Patel, no run
40.1
1
Jayasuriya to Tuffey, 1 run
end of over 403 runs • 1 wicket
NZ: 159/9CRR: 3.97 • RRR: 7.60 • Need 76 from 60b
Jeetan Patel8 (10)
Daryl Tuffey1 (3)
Dilhara Fernando10-0-40-3
39.6
Fernando to Patel, no run
39.5
2
Fernando to Patel, 2 runs
39.4
1
Fernando to Tuffey, 1 run
39.3
Fernando to Tuffey, no run
39.2
Fernando to Tuffey, no run
39.1
w
Fernando to Oram, OUT
JDP Oram c Kandamby b Fernando 39 (56b 1x4 0x6) SR: 69.64
end of over 398 runs
NZ: 156/8CRR: 4 • RRR: 7.18 • Need 79 from 66b
Jeetan Patel6 (8)
Jacob Oram39 (55)
Sanath Jayasuriya7-0-31-0
38.6
Jayasuriya to Patel, no run
Match details
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
TossSri Lanka A , elected to bat first
SeriesNew Zealand tour of Sri Lanka
Season2009
Hours of play (local time)10.00 start, First Session 10.00-13.30 Interval 13.30-14.15, Second Session 14.15-17.45
Match days6 September 2009 (50-over match)
Umpires
Prageeth Rambukwella
Dushantha Ekanayake
Reserve Umpire
Dilshan de Silva
Match Referee
Nihal Kodituwakku