Result
1st Match, Christchurch, Feb 14 2015, Pool A, ICC Cricket World Cup
331/6
(46.1/50 ov, target 332)
233
New Zealand won by 98 runs
Player Of The Match
New Zealand
Match Day
Daniel Vettori got two wickets in one over
NZ can't fly under the radar this time - Hesson
1yESPNcricinfo staff
Jeevan Mendis dropped Corey Anderson on 43
Fielding woes continue Sri Lankan distress
3yAndrew Fidel Fernando in Christchurch
Brendon McCullum flicks on his way to 65
McCullum sets the tone
1yAndrew McGlashan
Corey Anderson smashed 75 off 46 balls to power New Zealand to 331
Corey Anderson's effort gets New Zealand off to winning start
1yBulletin by Carlyle Laurie
Corey Anderson smashed 75 off 46 balls to power New Zealand to 331
New Zealand v Sri Lanka - #BendTheRules Moments
3yESPNcricinfo staff
Corey Anderson smashed 75 off 46 balls to power New Zealand to 331
New Zealand draw strength from old and new
1yAndrew McGlashan in Christchurch
The crowd catch, and the players' drops
3yAndrew McGlashan and Andrew Fernando
Brendon McCullum gave New Zealand a blazing start
Anderson, McCullum set up massive win
1yThe Report by Karthik Krishnaswamy
Kumar Sangakkara scored 39 off 38 balls before he was pinned lbw by Trent Boult
Hagley 100, Sanga 1000
3yBishen Jeswant
Brendon McCullum flicks on his way to 65
Big New Zealand win adds to hype
3y
Angelo Mathews sweeps during his 40
5-0 in World Cups since 2003
3yS Rajesh
Angelo Mathews appeals successfully to dismiss Ross Taylor
Specialist bowlers or allrounders? Mathews undecided
1yAndrew Fidel Fernando in Christchurch
Brendon McCullum flicks one off his pads
Great build-up, but slate is now clean - McCullum
1yAndrew McGlashan in Christchurch
Tim Southee celebrates after dismissing Rohit Sharma
Dark horses no more
3yAndrew McGlashan in Christchurch
Angelo Mathews sweeps during his 40
SL 5, NZ 0 in World Cups since 2003
3yS Rajesh