In the T20 World Cup 2022, today (October 20) there will be a 'do or die' match between Sri Lanka and the Netherlands. Both the teams would like to make it to the T20 World Cup Super 12 by winning this match. Sri Lanka, who suffered an upset at the hands of Namibia in the first match, made a comeback after defeating UAE by 79 runs. Sri Lanka, ranked third in Group A, will have to beat top-ranked Netherlands in a crucial match. So let's know-how can be the possible playing XI of both the teams.
Teams will descend to confirm their place in Super-12
The Netherlands team also defeated Namibia by 5 wickets in their last match. Pathum Nisanka, Vanindu Hasaranga, Pramod Madushan have performed well in this tournament so far from Sri Lanka. Bas de Leed, on the other hand , has been doing well with both bat and ball for the Netherlands team. In this match, the team is expected to perform well from the rest of the players as well. Both the teams would like to win this match and ensure their place in the Super-12 tournament.
SL vs NED: Pitch Report
This match between Sri Lanka and Netherlands will be played at GMHBA Stadium in Geelong. This pitch is suitable for both batsmen and bowlers. Here spinners will get the advantage. Therefore, winning the toss and batting first will be the right decision on this pitch. The average score here is 150.
The 9th match of the T20 World Cup between Sri Lanka and Netherlands will be played on 20 October at the GMHBA Stadium in Geelong. This match will start at 09:30 Indian time. In India, this match will be broadcast live on Star Sports. Whereas its live streaming will be available on Disney + Hotstar.
SL vs NED: Sri Lanka Probable Playing XI
Dasun Shanaka (captain), Pathum Nisanka, Kusal Mendis (wicketkeeper), Dhananjaya de Silva, Danushka Gunathilaka, Bhanuka Rajapakse, Vanindu Hasaranga, Chamika Karunaratne, Dusmantha Chamira, Pramod Madushan, Mahesh Thekshana.
SL vs NED: Netherlands Probable Playing XI
Scott Edwards (c/w), Max O'Dowd, Vikramjit Singh, Bass de Leed, Tom Cooper, Colin Ackerman, Roelof van der Merwe, Tim Pringle, Logan van Beek, Fred Klaasen, Paul van Meeckeren.