Vice President greets people on the eve of Holi

Vice President greets people on the eve of Holi

Speed Post News Network New Delhi : The Vice President of India M Venkaiah Naidu on March 20, 2019, greeted the people on the eve of Holi. In a message, he said More »

Naidu asks media to present report card on performance of parties during elections

Naidu asks media to present report card on performance of parties during elections

  Speed Post News Network New Delhi : The Vice President of India M Venkaiah Naidu on March 20, 2019, advised the media to present a report card on the performance of More »

International Workshop on Disaster Resilient Infrastructure concludes

International Workshop on Disaster Resilient Infrastructure concludes

Speed Post News Network New Delhi : The two-day International Workshop on Disaster Resilient Infrastructure (IWDRI) concluded here on March 20, 2019. Experts from 33 countries representing a wide variety of development More »

Induction of Indigenous Bridge in Corps of Engineers

Induction of Indigenous Bridge in Corps of Engineers

Speed Post News Network New Delhi : In another inspring example of indigenisation of defence equipment, a 5 Metre Short Span Bridge was formally handed over to the Indian Army on March More »

Social Media Platforms present “Voluntary Code of Ethics for 2019 General Election”

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Speed Post News Network New Delhi : The Social Media Platforms and Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) on March 20, 201i, presented a “Voluntary Code of Ethics for the General More »

Abhinandan Varthaman masks have flooded Ara markets this Holi

Abhinandan Varthaman masks have flooded Ara markets this Holi

Kumar Rajiv Nayan Ara : Masks and spray guns (pichkari) of IAF Pilot Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman are selling like hot cakes at Ara, the headquarters of Bhojpur district, this Holi. Seeing More »

 

NZ beat SL by 35 runs in one off T20I

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Patna : New Zealand (NZ) beat Sri Lanka (SL) by 35 runs in the one off T20I at Eden Park, Auckland, New Zealand, on January 11, 2019, riding on 3/21 by fast bowler Lockie Ferguson, 27, and 3/30 by spinner Ish Sodhi, 26. Sri Lanka won the toss but opted to bowl.

Batting first, New Zealand scored 179/7 in 20 overs riding on 44 in 26 balls with 1 four and 5 sixes by fast medium bowler Doug Bracewell and  33 in 37 balls with 2 fours and  a six by Ross Taylor. Openers Martin Guptil and Colin Munro were out for 1 and 16 respectively. Wicketkeeper Tim Seifert was out for 2 while Henry Nicholls scored 4. Fast medium bowler Scott Kuggeleijn, 27, scored an unbeaten 35 in 15 balls with 1 four and 4 sixes. Captain Tim Southee, who took one wicket in the match, remained not out on 13 with a six. New Zealand were 55/5 after 10 overs. Doug Bracewell was named Player of the Match.

For Sri Lanka,  medium fast bowler Kasun Rajitha, 25, took 3/44 while captain Lasith Malinga took 2/24. Thisara Perera and Lakshan Sandakan took one wicket each.

Chasing a target of 180, Sri Lanka were all out for 144 in 16.5 overs with Thisara Perera scoring 43 in 24 balls with 2 fours and 3 sixes and Kusal Perera scoring 23 in 12 balls with 3 fours and a six. Opener and wicketkeeper Niroshan Dickwella made 18 with 2 fours and a six while Kusal Mendis made 17. Captain Lashith Malinga made 6.

 

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