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697dThe Bulletin by Charlie Austin

Murali spins Sri Lanka to series leveller

Muttiah Muralitharan was the ringmaster, claiming his ninth ten-wicket haul of the year, as Sri Lanka wrapped a series-levelling 217-run victory just before tea on day four at the Basin Reserve

697dThe Bulletin by Charlie Austin

Silva special leaves NZ 504 to win

Chamara Silva completed a courageous comeback from the ignominy of a pair on Test debut at Christchurch with a magnificent unbeaten 152, his maiden Test century, on the third day that left New Zealand needing a mountainous 504 for victory - or, more impor

697dThe Bulletin by Charlie Austin

Silva powers Sri Lankan lead

Powered by Chamara Silva's second half-century in this Test, Sri Lanka overcame a top-order wobble to finish the second day in the driving seat with a sizeable 363-run lead

697dThe Bulletin by Charlie Austin

Sri Lanka strike after Sangakkara ton

Kumar Sangakkara dominated the first day at the Basin Reserve with an unbeaten century before Lasith Malinga's high-class spell of genuinely quick bowling burst left New Zealand struggling on 66 for 4


367dCricinfo staff

Fleming reignites Murali dismissal debate

The controversy surrounding Muttiah Muralitharan's run-out in the first Test at Christchurch has been reignited by Stephen Fleming on the eve of the second Test at Wellington

New Zealand 4th innings Partnerships

1st56CD CummingJM How
2nd4MS SinclairCD Cumming
3rd55SP FlemingMS Sinclair
4th24NJ AstleMS Sinclair
5th17NJ AstleBB McCullum
6th5JDP OramBB McCullum
7th2DL VettoriBB McCullum
8th96DL VettoriJEC Franklin
9th19JEC FranklinSE Bond
10th8JEC FranklinCS Martin