27 Oct 2022

T-20 World Cup 2022: India beat Netherlands by 56 runs; Team India Now on Top in Group-2


Sydney: Team India defeated Netherlands by 56 runs in their second match of T-20 World Cup. Batting first in this match played on Thursday, the Indian team scored 179 runs for 2 wickets in 20 overs. Virat Kohli scored 62 off 44 balls, Surya scored 51 off 25 balls and Rohit scored 53 runs off 39 balls. Fred Klaasen and Paul von Meckern took 1 wicket each for the Netherlands.

In reply, Netherlands team could score only 123 runs in 20 overs for the loss of 9 wickets. Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Arshdeep Singh, Axar Patel and Ashwin got 2 wickets each. One wicket was recorded in the account of Mohammed Shami.

With this win, the Indian team has reached at number 1 with 4 points in Group 2.

Earlier, Team India has set a target of 180 runs in front of Netherlands in their second match of T-20 World Cup. 

65 runs scored in the last 5 overs: After winning the toss, the Indian batsmen, who came to bat first, could not play openly for a long time in front of the Dutch bowlers. India were 38/1 after 6 overs . After 10 overs, the Indian team could only reach 67/1. Team India's score was 114/2 at the end of 15 overs. India scored 65 runs in the last five overs.

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