Sri Lankan bowlers dismantled Netherlands batting & restricted them to a score of just 44 runs. For Sri Lanka, Kumara & Hasaranga picked up 3 wickets each. Kumara gave away 7 runs in his 3 overs including a maiden & Hasaranga gave away 9 runs in 3 overs. Maheesh Theekshana picked up 2 wickets while Chameera picked up 1.
For Netherlands, who left out Ryan ten Doeschate in this match, which is their last match in this tournament, only Colin Ackermann scored 11 runs off 9 balls with 1 four & 1 six. None of the other batters' scores was a double-digit numerical.
Earlier, Sri Lanka captain Dasun Shanaka won the toss & elected to bowl first in the last Round 1 match of T20 World Cup 2021. This match is being played at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah.
Netherlands - 44/10 (Kumara - 3/7, Hasaranga - 3/9)