New Zealand wraps up the 2nd Test and with it a series win over Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka added just 5 runs to their overnight total losing 3 wickets in just 14 balls, and with Angelo Matthews injured, the innings, the match and the series was over. New Zealand won the 2nd Test in Christchurch by a record margin of 423 runs.
New Zealand 178 (BJ Watling 46, Tim Southee 68; Suranga Lakmal 5-54, Lahiru Kumara 3-49) and 585-4 (Jeet Raval 74, Tom Latham 176, Kane Williamson 48, Henry Nicholls 162*, Colin de Grandhomme 71*; Lahiru Kumara 2-134)
Sri Lanka 104 (Angelo Mathews 33*; Trent Boult 6-30, Tim Southee 3-35) and 236 (Dinesh Chandimal 56, Kusal Mendis 67 ; Neil Wagner 4-48, Trent Boult 3-77)
Result – New Zealand won by 423 runs
Tim Southee was named Player of the Match.
New Zealand - Jeet Raval, Tom Latham, Kane Williamson(c), Ross Taylor, Henry Nicholls, BJ Watling(wk), Colin de Grandhomme, Tim Southee, Ajaz Patel, Neil Wagner, Trent Boult
Sri Lanka - Dimuth Karunaratne, Danushka Gunathilaka, Kusal Mendis, Angelo Mathews, Dinesh Chandimal(c), Roshen Silva, Niroshan Dickwella(wk), Dilruwan Perera, Suranga Lakmal, Dushmantha Chameera, Lahiru Kumara
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