Result
1st T20I (N), New Zealand tour of Sri Lanka at Pallekele, Sep 1 2019
19.3/20 ov, target 175
175/5
New Zealand won by 5 wickets (with 3 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
New Zealand
Sri Lanka Innings (20 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
BKG Mendis c Guptill b Southee7953-82149.05
MDKJ Perera c de Grandhomme b Southee1110-20110.00
WIA Fernando st †Seifert b Santner1017-0058.82
N Dickwella run out (†Seifert)3325-20132.00
MD Shanaka not out1712-01141.66
I Udana not out153-02500.00
Extras(b 1, lb 2, w 6)9
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 8.7)174/4
Did not bat: GSNFG Jayasuriya, A Dananjaya, PWH de Silva, SL Malinga, CAK Rajitha 
Fall of wickets: 1-41 (Kusal Perera, 4.3 ov), 2-68 (Avishka Fernando, 9.1 ov), 3-131 (Kusal Mendis, 16.1 ov), 4-159 (Niroshan Dickwella, 19.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
TG Southee402025.0080010
SHA Rance4058014.5044400
SC Kuggeleijn201708.5032010
MJ Santner402215.5081000
IS Sodhi302307.6621030
C de Grandhomme3031010.3354100
New Zealand Innings (target: 175 runs from 20 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
MJ Guptill c Shanaka b Dananjaya1112-1091.66
C Munro  b Malinga01-000.00
TL Seifert c †Perera b de Silva1521-1071.42
C de Grandhomme  b Malinga4428-42157.14
LRPL Taylor lbw b de Silva4829-32165.51
DJ Mitchell not out2519-02131.57
MJ Santner not out148-01175.00
Extras(b 1, lb 8, nb 1, w 8)18
TOTAL(19.3 Ov, RR: 8.97)175/5
Did not bat: SHA Rance, SC Kuggeleijn, TG Southee, IS Sodhi 
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Colin Munro, 0.4 ov), 2-18 (Martin Guptill, 3.2 ov), 3-39 (Tim Seifert, 7.2 ov), 4-118 (Colin de Grandhomme, 13.3 ov), 5-144 (Ross Taylor, 16.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SL Malinga402325.75130110
A Dananjaya3030110.0051210
GSNFG Jayasuriya1010010.0022000
I Udana3.3038010.8562220
CAK Rajitha4044011.0032201
PWH de Silva402125.25102000
MATCH DETAILS
Pallekele International Cricket Stadium
TossSri Lanka , elected to bat first
SeriesNew Zealand tour of Sri Lanka 2019
Player Of The Match
Ross Taylor
Series resultNew Zealand led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberT20I no. 878
Season2019
Match days01 September 2019 - night match (20-over match)
debut
Wanindu Hasaranga
Umpires
Raveendra Wimalasiri
Prageeth Rambukwella
TV Umpire
Lyndon Hannibal
Reserve Umpire
Ranmore Martinesz
Match Referee
Andy Pycroft
MATCH NOTES
Sri Lanka innings
  • Powerplay: Overs 0.1 - 6.0 (Mandatory - 50 runs, 1 wicket)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 5.5 overs (35 balls), Extras 4
  • Powerplay: Overs 6.1 - 20.0 (Mandatory - 124 runs, 3 wickets)
  • BKG Mendis: 50 off 35 balls (6 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 13.2 overs (80 balls), Extras 7
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 36 balls (BKG Mendis 30, N Dickwella 19, Ex 1)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 18.5 overs (113 balls), Extras 8
  • Innings Break: Sri Lanka - 174/4 in 20.0 overs (MD Shanaka 17, I Udana 15)
New Zealand innings
  • Powerplay: Overs 0.1 - 6.0 (Mandatory - 36 runs, 2 wickets)
  • Powerplay: Overs 6.1 - 20.0 (Mandatory - 139 runs, 3 wickets)
  • New Zealand: 50 runs in 8.4 overs (52 balls), Extras 2
  • New Zealand: 50 runs in 8.5 overs (53 balls), Extras 2
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 26 balls (C de Grandhomme 21, LRPL Taylor 30, Ex 2)
  • New Zealand: 100 runs in 12.2 overs (75 balls), Extras 5
  • Rain: New Zealand - 144/5 in 16.5 overs (DJ Mitchell 15)
  • Over 16.5: Review by New Zealand (Batting), Umpire - RMPJ Rambukwella, Batsman - LRPL Taylor (Struck down)
  • Over 17.4: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - RR Wimalasiri, Batsman - DJ Mitchell (Struck down)
  • New Zealand: 150 runs in 17.5 overs (108 balls), Extras 12