Latest Cricket News Updates Latest news from (c) en-gb Sat 13 Apr 2024 SL bat first against NZ at Guyana in opening match Sri Lanka have won the toss and elected to bat first against New Zealand in the opening match of the ICC World Twenty20 2010 at the Providence Stadium in Guyana. Kiwis clinch a low scoring thriller in opener New Zealand won the opening game of the ICC World T20 2010 by defeating Sri Lanka by a narrow margin of 2 wickets with just one ball to spare Classy Mahela guides SL to 135 for 6 Mahela Jayawardene in a new role as an opening batsman came good to score 81 as Sri Lanka found itself at 135 for 6 in the allotted 20 overs against New Zealand.