Sri Lanka vs Netherlands will play in the 9th match of the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022 at Simonds Stadium, Geelong.
Sri Lanka bounced back strongly in the last after losing the first game against Namibia. They won their last game against UAE by 79 runs.
Batting first, their batters batted very well in the powerplay but were poor in the middle overs and lost wickets. Pathum Nissanka and Dhananjaya De Silva batted very well and scored 79 and 33 runs respectively.
With the ball, their bowlers were clinical and bowled out them for just 73 runs. Wanindu Hasaranga bowled brilliantly and picked up 3 wickets. Their key pacer Dushmantha Chameera has been ruled out from the tournament due to an injury.
The Netherlands is the only team in the group who have won both their games. They won their last game against Namibia by 5 wickets.
Their bowlers have been clinical in both games so far and will continue the same. Bas De Leede has been the highest wicket-taker for the team and has picked up 5 wickets.
With the bat, their top and middle order have batted decently so far. Max ODowd and Vikramjit Singh batted very well at the top and scored 35 and 39 runs respectively. Bas De Leede also batted decently and scored 30 runs.
Sri Lanka vs Netherlands Match Details
SL vs NED, 9th Match, ICC T20 World Cup 2022.
Date: 20th October, 2022
Time: 9:30 AM IST.
Venue: Simonds Stadium, Geelong.
SL vs NED Pitch Report 2022
Average 1st Innings score: 144
Average 2nd innings score: 118
(The average score based on the overall T20I matches played on the ground so far)
The pitch is expected to be on the slower side with pacers and spinners getting a good amount of help from the surface. Winning the toss and batting first can also be a good option.
SL vs NED Live Streaming
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SL vs NED Head to Head
Matches Played: 2
SL Won: 2
NED Won: 0
No Result: 0
Sri Lanka vs Netherlands recent form
Most recent first
Team News (SL vs NED)
- Dushmantha Chameera is ruled out because of injury.
- Lahiru Kumara or Dilshan Madushanka can come into the XI in their place of him.
- They are expected to go with the same XI.
SL vs NED Probable Playing 11
|Kusal Mendis (WK)||RHB|
|Dhananjaya De Silva||RHB+RAO|
|Dasun Shanaka (C)||RHB+RAFM|
|Lahiru Kumara/Jeffrey Vandersay||RAFM/LAO|
|Pramod Madushan/Dilshan Madushanka||RAFM/LAFM|
|Bas de Leede||RHB+RAFM|
|Scott Edwards (C & WK)||RHB|
|Roelof van der Merwe||RHB+LAO|
|Timm van der Gugten||RAFM|
|Paul van Meekeren||RAF|
Top picks and Player Stats (SL vs NED Match)
Sri Lanka Player player Stats:
(2 M, 6 R, 4 A + 8 O, 4 W)
He is one of the best all-rounders on the team and needs no introduction. Hasaranga was fantastic in the last game and picked up 3 wickets and is a default pick for C and VC in SL vs NED Dream11 Prediction.
(2 M, 83 R, 41 A)
He will open the innings along with Kusal Mendis. Nissanka batted very well in the last game and scored 74 runs.
Dhananjaya De Silva:
(2 M, 45 R, 22 A)
He is another top all-rounder on the team and will contribute with both bat and ball. Silva batted decently in the last game and scored 33 runs off 21 balls.
(2 M, 24 R, 12 A)
He will open the innings and will also do the keeping duties. Mendis scored 18 runs in the last game and will be hungry for runs in this game.
(2 M, 7.1 O, 3 W)
He is a right-arm off break bowler and will bowl in powerplay and middle overs. Theekshana picked up 2 wickets in the last game.
(2 M, 7 O, 3 W)
He is a very talented player on the team and will bowl in powerplay and death. Madushan picked up 1 wicket in the last game.
Netherlands Player Stats
Bas de Leede:
(2 M, 44 R, 44 A + 6 O, 5 W)
He will contribute with both bat and ball and is in excellent form. Leede scored 30 runs with the bat and picked up 2 wickets with the ball in the last game and is another solid pick for C and VC in SL vs NED Dream11 Team.
(2 M, 17 R, 8 A + 3 O, 1 W)
He will contribute with both bat and ball. Ackermann bowled decently in the last game and picked up 1 wicket.
Roelof van der Merwe:
(2 M, 4 O, 2 W)
He is a very experienced player on the team. Van der Merwe bowled only 1 over in the last game and picked up 1 wicket.
(2 M, 7 O, 2 W)
He is left-arm pacer and will bowl in powerplay and death. Klaassen went wicketless in the last game.
(2 M, 17 R, 8 A)
He is a very talented batter and will also do the keeping duties. Edwards managed to score only 1 run in the last game but is a quality player.
SL vs NED Dream11 Team Prediction
SL vs NED 2022 Dream11 Prediction for Small Leagues:
Fantasy Cricket Tips for the 9th match of the T20 World Cup SL vs NED
- You can pick C Asalanka in place of B Rajapaksa
Captain and Vice-Captain (SL vs NED 2022)
- Wanindu Hasaranga
- Bas De Leede
- Pathum Nissanka
- Kusal Mendis
- Dhananjaya De Silva
Also read: How to choose the best Captain and Vice-Captain in Dream11
We will update the final Fantasy Team on Telegram Channel.
Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team, consider the points mentioned and make your own decision.