In the Group A Match we have another big match between Sri Lanka and New Zealand and it will have a huge bearing on the final shape up of the group as most of the Goup A teams are looking to finish 1st which would give them oppertunity to be in the Quarter Final against the 4th Place team in group B which probably be either bangladesh or England. Sri Lanka and New Zealand have been very good in the World Cup so far specialy Kiwis who were in poor form before the world cup but now they are one of the most inform team.
Sri Lanka vs New Zealand ICC Cricket World Cup 2011
Sri Lanka vs New Zealand Group A World Cup 2011:
Date: 18 March 2011 – Time 09:00 GMT
Venue: mumbai, India
It is the match which is very crucial when it comes to group A, Sri Lanka have 7 points at the moment and if they can win this match and Aussies defeat Paksitan than Sri Lanka will finish 2nd while Aussies will finish 1st in the group and this will give Sri Lankan team an oppertunity to play against the 3rd Place team in Group B which is a good thing for them while New Zealand will be hoping to do the same thye have currently 8 poitns on the table and a win in this one would give them an opertunity to be in top 2.
Sri Lanka vs New Zealand World Cup 2011
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Match Result and Highlights:
Sri Lanka 265/9 (50 ov)
New Zealand 153 (35.0 ov)
Sri Lanka won by 112 runs