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Read information about New Zealand v Sri Lanka cricket match history, One-day international records Srilanka vs Newzealand, Test matches since 1983, and all ODI records, Twenty20 international stats between SL and Kiwis.

History - New Zealand v Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka in New Zealand (1982/83)
1st Test at Christchurch - Mar 4-6, 1983, New Zealand won by an innings and 25 runs (NZ 344; SL 144 and 175 (f/o)).
2nd Test at Wellington - Mar 11-15, 1983, New Zealand won by 6 wickets (SL 240 and 93; NZ 201 and 134/4).
Result New Zealand 2
 
New Zealand in Sri Lanka (1983/84)
1st Test at Kandy - Mar 9-14, 1984, New Zealand won by 165 runs (NZ 276 and 201/8d; SL 215 and 97).
2nd Test at Colombo (SSC) - Mar 16-21, 1984, Match drawn (SL 174 and 289/9d; NZ 198 and 123/4).
3rd Test at Colombo (CCC) - Mar 24-29, 1984, New Zealand won by an innings and 61 runs (SL 256 and 142; NZ 459).
Result New Zealand 2, Drawn 1
 
New Zealand in Sri Lanka (1986/87)
1st Test at Colombo (CCC) - Apr 16-21, 1987, Match drawn (SL 397/9d; NZ 406/5).
2nd Test at Kandy - Apr 24-29, 1987, Match cancelled without a ball bowled.
3rd Test at Colombo (SSC) - May 5-10, 1987, Match cancelled without a ball bowled.
Result Drawn 1
 
Sri Lanka in New Zealand (1990/91)
1st Test at Wellington - Jan 31-Feb 4, 1991, Match drawn (NZ 174 and 671/4; SL 497).
2nd Test at Hamilton - Feb 22-26, 1991, Match drawn (NZ 296 and 374/6d; SL 253 and 344/6).
3rd Test at Auckland - Mar 1-5, 1991, Match drawn (SL 380 and 319; NZ 317 and 261/5).
Result Drawn 3
 
New Zealand in Sri Lanka (1992/93)
1st Test at Moratuwa - Nov 27-Dec 2, 1992, Match drawn (NZ 288 and 195/5; SL 327/6d).
2nd Test at Colombo (SSC) - Dec 6-9, 1992, Sri Lanka won by 9 wickets (SL 394 and 73/1; NZ 102 and 361 (f/o)).
Result Sri Lanka 1, Drawn 1
 
Sri Lanka in New Zealand (1994/95)
1st Test at Napier - Mar 11-15, 1995, Sri Lanka won by 241 runs (SL 183 and 352; NZ 109 and 185).
2nd Test at Dunedin - Mar 18-22, 1995, Match drawn (SL 233 and 411; NZ 307 and 0/0).
Result Sri Lanka 1, Drawn 1
 
Sri Lanka in New Zealand (1996/97)
1st Test at Dunedin - Mar 7-10, 1997, New Zealand won by an innings and 36 runs (NZ 586/7d; SL 222 and 328 (f/o)).
2nd Test at Hamilton - Mar 14-17, 1997, New Zealand won by 120 runs (NZ 222 and 273; SL 170 and 205).
Result New Zealand 2
 
New Zealand in Sri Lanka (1998)
1st Test at Colombo (RPS) - May 27-31, 1998, New Zealand won by 167 runs (NZ 305 and 444/6d; SL 285 and 297).
2nd Test at Galle - Jun 3-7, 1998, Sri Lanka won by an innings and 16 runs (NZ 193 and 114; SL 323).
3rd Test at Colombo (SSC) - Jun 10-13, 1998, Sri Lanka won by 164 runs (SL 206 and 282; NZ 193 and 131).
Result Sri Lanka 2, New Zealand 1
 
New Zealand in Sri Lanka (2003)
1st Test at Colombo (PSS) - Apr 25-29, 2003, Match drawn (NZ 515/7d and 161/5d; SL 483).
2nd Test at Kandy - May 3-7, 2003, Match drawn (NZ 305 and 183; SL 298 and 72/1).
Result Drawn 2
 
Sri Lanka in New Zealand (2004/05)
1st Test at Napier - Apr 4-8, 2005, Match drawn (NZ 561 and 238; SL 498 and 7/0).
2nd Test at Wellington - Apr 11-14, 2005, New Zealand won by an innings and 38 runs (SL 211 and 273; NZ 522/9d).
Result New Zealand 1, Drawn 1
 
Sri Lanka in New Zealand (2006/07)
1st Test at Christchurch - Dec 7-9, 2006, New Zealand won by 5 wickets (SL 154 and 170; NZ 206 and 119/5).
2nd Test at Wellington - Dec 15-18, 2006, Sri Lanka won by 217 runs (SL 268 and 365; NZ 130 and 286).
Result New Zealand 1, Sri Lanka 1
 
New Zealand in Sri Lanka (2009/10)
1st Test at P Sara Oval, Colombo - Aug 18-22, 2009, Sri Lanka won by 202-runs (SL 452 and 259/4d; NZ 299 and 210)
2nd Test at Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo - Aug 26-30, 2009, Sri Lanka won by 96-runs (SL 416 and 311/5d; NZ 234 and 397)
Result Sri Lanka 2
 
New Zealand in Sri Lanka (2012/13)
1st Test at Galle International Stadium - Nov 17-19, 2012 - Sri Lanka won by 10 wickets (NZ 221 and 118; SL 247 and 93/0)
2nd Test at P Sara Oval, Colombo - Nov 25-29, 2012 - New Zealand won by 167 runs (NZ 412 and 194; SL 227 and 195).
Result Sri Lanka 1, New Zealand 1
 
Sri Lanka in New Zealand (2014/15)
1st Test at Hagley Oval, Christchurch - Dec 26-29, 2014 - New Zealand won by 8 wickets (NZ 441 and 107/2; SL 138 and 407(f/o))
2nd Test at Basin Reserve, Wellington - Jan 3-7, 2015 - New Zealand won by 193 runs (NZ 221 and 524/5d; SL 356 and 196).
Result New Zealand 2
 
Sri Lanka in New Zealand (2015/16)
1st ANZ Test at University Oval, Dunedin - Dec 10-14, New Zealand won by 122 runs (NZ 431 and 167/3d; SL 294 and 282)
2nd ANZ Test at Seddon Park, Hamilton - Dec 18-21, New Zealand won by five wickets (SL 292 and 133; NZ 237 and 189/5).
Result New Zealand 2
 
Sri Lanka in New Zealand (2018/19)
1st ANZ Test at Westpac Stadium, Wellington - Dec 15-19, 2018; Match drawn (SL 282 and 287/3; NZ 578)
2nd ANZ Test at Hagley Oval, Christchurch - Dec 26-30, 2018; New Zealand won by 423 runs (NZ 178 and 585/4d; SL 104 and 236)
Result New Zealand 1, Drawn 1
 
New Zealand in Sri Lanka (2019)
1st Test at Galle International Stadium, Aug 14-18, 2019; Sri Lanka won by six wickets (NZ 249 and 285; SL 267 and 268/4)
2nd Test at P Sara Oval, Aug 22-26, 2019

SL vs NZ Overall Test Records (Since 1983)

S# Year Venue Total New Zealand Sri Lanka Drawn
1. 1982/83 New Zealand 2 2 - -
2. 1983/84 Sri Lanka 3 2 - 1
3. 1986/87 Sri Lanka 1 - - 1
4. 1990/91 New Zealand 3 - - 3
5. 1992/93 Sri Lanka 2 - 1 1
6. 1994/95 New Zealand 2 - 1 1
7. 1996/97 New Zealand 2 2 - -
8. 1998 Sri Lanka 3 1 2 -
9. 2003 Sri Lanka 2 - - 2
10. 2004/05 New Zealand 2 1 - 1
11. 2006/07 New Zealand 2 1 1 -
12. 2009/10 Sri Lanka 2 - 2 -
13. 2012/13 Sri Lanka 2 1 1 -
14. 2014/15 New Zealand 2 2 - -
15. 2015/16 New Zealand 2 2 - -
16. 2018/19 New Zealand 2 1 - 1
13. 2019 Sri Lanka 1* - 1 -
  Total 35 15 9 11

Sri Lanka v New Zealand Head to Head One Day International Records (Since 1979)

Total ODI played - 99
New Zealand won - 49
Sri Lanka won - 41
Tied - 1
No result - 8
First Match:Prudential World Cup - 2nd match, Group B; New Zealand won by 9 wickets at Trent Bridge, Nottingham, Jun 09, 1979
Last Match: 3rd Match in ICC World Cup 2019; New Zealand won by 10-wicket at Sophia Gardens, Cardiff on Jun 1, 2019.

Newzealand vs Srilanka - Twenty20 Internationals Head to Head Record (Since 2006)

Total T20I played - 16
Sri Lanka won - 6
New Zealand won - 8
Tied : 1
No Result : 1
First T20I: 1st Twenty20 International at Westpac Stadium, Wellington, Sri Lanka won by 18 runs (D/L method), Dec 22, 2006
Last Game : Only T20I, New Zealand won by 35 runs at Eden Park, Auckland on January 11, 2018.

Last Update: Aug 18, 2019
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