New Zealand scripted one of the remarkable turnarounds in the game to win the Test match.
England will face India in the second semi-final on Friday.
The skipper was delighted with the way his team fought in the Test.
While Australia will face Windies in the first semi-final, India and England will fight it out in the other knockout game on Friday.
All the major stats and numbers that were recorded during the second Test match in Pallekele.
The gentlemen bowed down to South Africa earlier in the day and Harmanpreet Kaur's India defeated the Aussie eves in the WWT20 later.
It took only 30 minutes for the visitors to pick the remaining three wickets.
The four semi-finalists have already been decided.
Dilruwan Perera was the last wicket to fall on the day with Dickwella batting on 27.
The spinner is currently on a break and would be back during India’s four-match Test series against Australia.