New Zealand Vs Sri Lanka 1st test Live stream

by Nicholas Salgado | Posted on Sunday, December 21st, 2014 | 0

After a Successful ODI series against England, Sri Lanka will be host by New Zealand in test match series from 26 December, Friday, 2014.In the Boxing Day test is tack place in World Cup opening venue Hagley Oval, Christchurch.

Match Information:

Match: New Zealand Vs Sri Lanka

Date: Friday, December 26 – Tuesday, December 30, 2014

Kick-off: 4:00 (BST), 22:00 (GMT), 3:30 (IST)

Venue: Hagley Oval, Christchurch, New Zealand

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New Zealand Vs Sri Lanka Live Broadcast TV Channel List:

  • Neo Sports (Pakistan, India)
  • OSN Sports, Cricket HD (North Africa, Middle East)
  • Sky Sports HD (New Zealand),
  • Sky Sports SD/HD (UK and Ireland)


New Zealand Squad for the First test Match:

BJ Watling, Neil Wagner, Dean Brownlie, Doug Bracewell, Brendon McCullum, Trent Boult, Ross Taylor, Tim Southee, Mark Craig, Tom Latham, Hamish Rutherford, James Neesham, Kane Williamson

Sri Lanka for the 1st test match:

Angelo Mathews (capt), Dimuth Karunaratne, Kumar Sangakkara, Kaushal Silva, Niroshan Dickwella, Prasanna Jayawardena, Lahiru Thirimanne, Dilruwan Perera, Suranga Lakmal, Dinesh Chandimal, Tharindu Kaushal, Dushmantha Chameera, Shaminda Eranga, Dhammika Prasad, Rangana Herath, Dushmantha Chameera, Nuwan Pradeep.

Team Factors:

Sri Lanka:

Sri Lanka just won 7 match series over England in home, which must be raised their confidence level

Rangana Herath will miss the first test match against Nez Zealand for hamstring injury. Herath is top wicket holder this year so far. He took 60 wickets with an average of 27.45. The is a big chance to take the advantage of absence Herath for New Zealand.

For the recover this gape Sri Lanka team management look for debutant young Tharindu Kushal .

New Zealand:

In the last series of New Zealand vs. Pakistan, New Zealand make a 3-2 series victory in Dubai.

Corey Anderson will miss the 1st match against Sri Lanka according to injury.

Brandon McCollum will bat at middle order from opening in this match


Brief of the Match:

Sri Lanka and New Zealand make their last ODI series victory against England and Pakistan. But in the Boxing Day test this two team will played them in 1st test in Hagley Oval, Christchurch. Sri Lanka can make two debuts in this test. McCollum will be play in middle order to give place opener Doug Bracewell.


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