ICC World Cup 2019 Sri Lanka vs New Zealand: Best pictures of the match

New Zealand thrashed Sri Lanka by ten wickets in their opening match of the World Cup. The Kiwis trounced the hapless Lankans, largely thanks to the exploits of their fast bowlers. Here are some of the best moments from the match:
  • New Zealand’s Martin Guptill talks to his wife, Laura McGoldrick, at the end of the match. Photo credit: Reuters

  • Martin Guptill hammers one down the ground as New Zealand chased down the total with 10 wickets to spare. Photo credit: Reuters

  • Thisara Perera in action as Sri Lanka's innings collapsed in spectacular fashion. Photo credit: Reuters

  • Sri Lanka’s Jeevan Mendis looks dejected as he walks off after being caught for one run. Photo credit: Reuters

  • Colin de Grandhomme celebrates with team-mates after taking the wicket of Angelo Mathews. Photo credit: Reuters

  • Lockie Ferguson celebrates taking the wicket of Dhananjaya de Silva

  • Matt Henry tries to save one off his own bowling. Photo credit: Reuters

  • New Zealand’s Colin de Grandhomme celebrates taking the catch to dismiss Sri Lanka’s Kusal Janith Perera. Photo credit:Reuters

  • Sri Lanka’s Lahiru Thirimannewalks off after being caught leg before off the second ball, giving New Zealand an early breakthrough. Photo credit: Reuters

  • Sri Lanka's Dimuth Karunaratne plays a sweep shot during his valiant unbeaten innings of 52. Photo credit: Reuters