Sri Lanka win toss, elect to bowl

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       The best of the action from the 2018 Trans Tasman tri-series T20 between New Zealand and Australia from Eden Pa

3:39 The best of the action from the 2018 Trans Tasman tri-series T20 between New Zealand and Australia from Eden Pa

They will be without James Neesham who was something of a revelation in the ODIs after making a successful return to the global stage and contributing well with both bat and ball so all-rounder Doug Bracewell comes into the squad and he could feature.

Seamer Tim Southee will lead New Zealand in Friday's one-off Twenty20 against Sri Lanka in the absence of rested skipper Kane Williamson.

While Guptill hit a century in the first match, Colin Munro contributed in the second match and Ross Taylor took the team to a mammoth total in third game. Catch Live score and updates of New Zealand vs Sri Lanka T20I.

"Something happened to a disc in his spine while fielding and he could not move because his back became stiff", chief selector Ashantha de Mel told the Sri Lankan newspaper Daily News.

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Let's have a look at the probable playing XI of both teams.

Sri Lanka, ranked four spots below their hosts in the World T20 rankings in ninth, have yet to win a match on their tour of New Zealand having lost both the Test and ODI series. But despite some close shaves, they managed to pick up a cleansweep win over the visitors.

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