New Zealand vs Sri Lanka Fantasy Prediction, Pitch Report, Playing XI


New Zealand vs Sri Lanka Match Preview & Prediction

The first T20I between Sri Lanka and New Zealand at Eden Park in Auckland will be a thrilling match as both teams will be looking to put behind their recent series losses against India.

New Zealand won the ODI series 2-0 and it’s time for T20 with Sri Lanka looking to turn things around in this format. 

New Zealand vs Sri Lanka Match Details:

Match: New Zealand vs Sri Lanka (NZ Vs SL) 1st T20I

Venue: Eden Park, Auckland

Date & Time: Sunday, April 02, 2023, 5:30 AM IST

New Zealand vs Sri Lanka Pitch Report:

The Pitch at Eden Park, Auckland is expected to be neutral and should see teams post competitive totals here. The average first innings total here in the last 10 T20Is has been above 159

New Zealand vs Sri Lanka Weather Forecast:

Weather forecasts is clear throughout the day.

Expected Playing 11 for Sri Lanka (SL)

Sri Lanka (Playing XI): Pathum Nissanka, Kusal Mendis (wk), Kusal Perera, Dhananjaya de Silva, Charith Asalanka, Dasun Shanaka (capt), Wanindu Hasaranga, Chamika Karunaratne, Maheesh Theekshana, Kasun Rajitha, Lahiru Kumara

Expected Playing 11 for New Zealand (NZ)

New Zealand (Playing XI): Tom Latham(w/c), Chad Bowes, Mark Chapman, Will Young, Daryl Mitchell, Tim Seifert, Rachin Ravindra, Henry Shipley, Ish Sodhi, Matt Henry, Adam Milne/Ben Lister

Teams H2H (Last 10 Games)

Matches Played10
New Zealand Won6
Sri Lanka Won3

Venue: Eden Park, Auckland (Last 10 Games)

Matches Played 10
Bat 1st Won2
Bat 2nd Won8

Pace vs Spin


Record at Venue

New Zealand Batters (T20 Records)

Tim Seifert1017622
James Neesham48383
Mark Chapman66312.6
Matt Henry23919.5
Henry Shipley137
Daryl Mitchell33612
Ish Sodhi22814
Chad Bowes12626
Tom Latham22626

New Zealand Bowlers (T20 Records)

Ish Sodhi91019.7
Adam Milne7917.3
James Neesham479.9
Benjamin Lister3321.3
Matt Henry2316
Henry Shipley129
Daryl Mitchell116

Top Picks from New Zealand

Henry Shipley

Daryl Mitchell

Matt Henry

Will Young

Top Picks from Sri Lanka

Dasun Shanaka

Pathum Nissanka

Chamika Karunaratne

Wanindu Hasaranga

Differential Picks

Chad Bowes

Maheesh Theekshana

Safe Captaincy Picks

Henry Shipley

Daryl Mitchell

Wanindu Hasaranga

Differential Captaincy Picks

Matt Henry

Chad Bowes

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