The Spirit of Cricket at Wellington

Quotation of the New Year: “Or maybe, given the goodwill plainly clear between these teams, in stark contrast to the dogfight across the Tasman, Sri Lanka will reflect that there is little shame in being bested by a pair of batsmen like this. Likeable, intelligent, highly-skilled, respectful, unyielding and improving, Williamson and Watling lived out everything this New Zealand team hopes to be, and in fact, is already becoming.” — Andrew Fidel Fernando in his article after the 4th day of the Second NZ-Sri Lanka Test Match at Wellington: New Zealand’s friendly neighbourhood game-changers”

New Zealand v Sri Lanka - 2nd Test: Day 4 Kane Williamson and BJ Watling after their record breaking and game-changing partnership of 365 runs —Pic from Getty

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