The initial match of the World T20 2022 was SRI Vs NAM. We saw Namibia register a pounding prevail upon Sri Lanka by 55 runs. The Gerhard Erasmus-drove side dominated the game, relying upon some posh batting exhibitions followed by major areas of strength with the ball. With this persuading triumph, Namibia has made areas of strength for the ahead, subsequently reinforcing their possibilities completing inside the main 2 places of their gathering.
Sri Lanka, then again, will be worried in the wake of capitulating to a stunning loss in the initial coordinate and should make something happen with quality exhibitions in the excess games in order to meet all requirements for the Super 12s.
The Sri Lankan captain, Dasun Shanaka, won the throw and picked to handle first. The Sri Lankan bowlers didn’t discredit their chief’s choice as they eliminated both the openers inside the initial three overs. A hazardous-looking Loftie-Eaton was likewise excused inside the powerplay for 20 with Nambia battling at 35/3. Stephen Baard subsequently joined with captain, Gerrard Erasmus, for a run a ball, 41-run organization.
At the point when the pair hoped to switch their gears, Wanindu Hasaranga excused Erasmus for 20. The Board also was sent back to the structure by Pramod Madushan two or three overs later, with Namibia having a portion of their side once more into the cabin for 91.
Namibia was 6 down for 93 toward the finish of 15 overs. It was as of now while the batting sets of JJ Smit and Jan Frylink assumed control over issues. The pair showed a phenomenal large hitting to move the energy towards Namibia. Because of some unimaginable final details from these hitters, Namibia figured out how to score 68 runs in the last 5 overs and arrived at a sum of 163/6 toward the finish of 20 overs.
Sri Lanka didn’t have a persuading start to their run pursuit since they lost early wickets shockingly. As an initial couple, Pathum Nissanka and Kusal Mendis were sent back right on time. Danushkha Gunathilaka’s being excused for a brilliant duck put Sri Lanka under serious strain since they were three down inside the powerplay. Things deteriorated for Sri Lanka as Dhananjay De Silva was sent back for 12 with the group’s complete having recently arrived at 40.
Bhanuka Rajapaksha attempted to remake the innings with captain Dasun Shanaka as the two of them added 34 runs for the fifth wicket. When this organization was broken at the score of 74, things just deteriorated for Sri Lanka as they continued to lose wickets, consequently losing their hold over the game. The other lower-request batsman couldn’t show any kind of obstruction as the whole Sri Lankan innings was packaged out for 108.
Namibia presently has the primary focus in this T20 World Cup and, hence, a sound success by 55 runs implies that they have a positive net run rate. Jan Frylink was granted the man of the counterpart for his 44-run innings with the bat, other than bowling a fine spell of 2/26 of every 4 overs.
SRI Vs NAM Playing XI
Namibia: Stephan Baard, David Wiese, Gerhard Erasmus(c), Jan Nicol Loftie-Eaton, JJ Smit, Jan Frylinck, Zane Green(w), Divan la Cock, Michael van Lingen, Bernard Scholtz, Ben Shikongo
Sri Lanka: Pathum Nissanka, Kusal Mendis(w), Dhananjaya de Silva, Danushka Gunathilaka, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Dasun Shanaka(c), Wanindu Hasaranga, Chamika Karunaratne, Dushmantha Chameera, Pramod Madushanka, Maheesh Theekshana