New Zealand registered an innings and 58 runs win over Sri Lanka in the 2nd Test match on Monday at Wellington. Sri Lanka captain Dimuth Karunarathne won the toss and invited New Zealand to bat first. New Zealand scored 580 runs for the loss of four wickets and declared their innings. In reply, Sri Lanka bowled them out for 164 runs in their first innings. Sri Lanka started their second innings 416 runs behind, and they managed to score 358 runs in their second innings.
At the end of the day, Sri Lankan skipper Dimuth Karunarathne joined the press conference and talked about the second Test match.