New Delhi: Oman and Netherlands will take on each other in an intense battle in the ICC World Twenty20 qualifiying first round Group A encounter on Friday.
Oman surprised and shocked Ireland to win their opening qualifying match, and will look to continue with that positive factor on Friday. Oman will expect to face a tricky test against Netherlands.
The Orange will have to claim a victory in order to stay alive for qualification. They bowled well against Bangladesh in the opening game but fell short while chasing. This time they will have to address that against a spirited Oman attack.
Oman will rely on their front three batsmen to continue with providing a solid start and platform upfront. The onus of Amir Ali down the order is of a big substance.
The game promises plenty of fireworks in Himalaya's own lap.
Here is everything you need to know of this tie.
Date: March 11
Time: (3:00 pm IST)
Venue: Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium, Dharamsala
Possible playing XI:
Oman: Zeeshan Maqsood, Khawar Ali, Jatinder Singh, Adnan Ilyas, Mehran Khan, Aamir Kaleem, Amir Ali, Sultan Ahmed, AV Lalcheta, Munis Ansari, Bilal Khan
Netherland: SJ Myburgh, Wesley Barresi, Ben Cooper, Peter Borren, Tom Cooper, RE van der Merwe, PM Seelaar, Mudassar Bukhari, LV van Beek, T van der Gugten, PA van Meekeren
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