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New Zealand 1-35 in second innings
23:43 AEST Sun Nov 18 2012

New Zealand were 1-35 in their second innings at stumps on the second day of the first Test against Sri Lanka in Galle on Sunday, ahead by just nine runs.

Spin bowler Rangana Herath dismissed Brendon McCullum for 13.

The Sri Lankans were bowled out for 247 in their first innings in reply to New Zealand's 221, with skipper Mahela Jayawardene scoring 91 and vice-captain Angelo Mathews 79.

They shared 156 runs for the sixth wicket after Sri Lanka collapsed to 5-50 in the morning facing some aggressive seam bowling by Tim Southee.

Southee took four wickets and off-spinner Jeetan Patel three.

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