December 17, 2015 / 4:07 AM / 2 years ago

FACTBOX-Cricket-New Zealand v Sri Lanka second test

Dec 17 (Reuters) - Factbox on the second test between New Zealand and Sri Lanka, which starts in Hamilton on Friday:

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Dec 18-22 (Day match, 2130 GMT start)

Seddon Park (capacity 10,500)

Umpires: Paul Reiffel (Australia), Nigel Llong (England)

Third umpire: Richard Kettleborough (England)

Match referee: David Boon (Australia)

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NEW ZEALAND

Test ranking: 6

Captain: Brendon McCullum

Coach: Mike Hesson

Highest ranked batsman: Kane Williamson (3)

Highest ranked bowler: Trent Boult (6)

Team: Martin Guptill, Tom Latham, Kane Williamson, Ross Taylor, Brendon McCullum, Mitchell Santner, BJ Watling (wicketkeeper), Doug Bracewell, Tim Southee, Neil Wagner, Trent Boult.

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SRI LANKA

Test ranking: 7

Captain: Angelo Mathews

Coach: Jerome Jayaratne

Highest ranked batsman: Angelo Mathews (7)

Highest ranked bowler: Rangana Herath (10)

Team (possible): Dimuth Karunaratne, Kusal Mendis, Udara Jayasundera, Kithuruwan Vithanage, Dinesh Chandimal(wicketkeeper), Angelo Mathews, Milinda Siriwardana, Rangana Herath, Nuwan Pradeep, Suranga Lakmal, Dushmantha Chameera.

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HEAD-TO-HEAD

Test matches played: 31

New Zealand wins: 13

Sri Lanka wins: 8

Draws: 10

Tied: 0

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PREVIOUS HAMILTON TESTS

1991 Match drawn

1997 New Zealand won by 120 runs

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SERIES

First test: New Zealand won by 122 runs in Dunedin

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