India is all set for the second match after winning a great opening match in the T20 World Cup 2022 by defeating Pakistan. Here are India vs. Netherlands match details, pitch report, head-to-head statistics, and more from the ICC T20 World Cup 2022.
Date, Time, and Venue
Date:- 27 October 2022, Thursday
Time:- 12:30 PM
Venue:- Sydney Cricket Ground
Weather Report of Match 23
In the evening, Sydney’s weather doesn’t appear to be very encouraging. Given the 40% likelihood of rain on Thursday, it is anticipated to rain. Even so, it doesn’t appear that the match will be significantly impacted by the rain. We’ll witness a changed game.
Pitch Report of Sydney Cricket Ground
The Super 12 phases’ opening match between Australia and New Zealand was already held at the SCG. Given that the Kiwis went on to score more than 200 runs in that game, the pitch appears to be excellent for batting. On this surface, the toss winners would choose to bat first.
If the team batting first scores more than 180 runs on this surface, they will be in a fantastic position.
IND vs NED First-time Head-to-Head in T20
In a T20 International, the two teams have never met.
Although they have played two ODIs, these two teams have not yet played a T20 International. India prevailed in both of the One-Day matches between these two sides during the World Cups in 2011 and 2003.
Full Squad of India
Rohit Sharma (Captain), KL Rahul, Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Rishabh Pant, Hardik Pandya, Dinesh Karthik, Mohammed Shami, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Arshdeep Singh, and Yuzvendra Chahal.
Full Squad of Netherlands
Tom Cooper, Stephan Myburgh, Max O’Dowd, Tim Pringle, Vikramjit Singh, Scott Edwards (Captain), Colin Ackermann, Bas de Leede, Teja Nidamanuru, Roelof van der Merwe, Shariz Ahmad, Brandon Glover, Fred Klaassen, Logan van Beek, Timm van der Gugten, and Paul van Meekeren.
About SCG (Sydney Cricket Ground)
Average 1st innings total – 163
Highest total score – 221/5 AUS vs ENG
Lowest total score – 111/10 NZ vs AUS
Highest Chase – 200/3 IND vs AUS
Winning chances of IND vs Netherlands in T20 World Cup Match 23
Team India will play against the underdog Netherlands after a thrilling victory over Pakistan. Further, they intend to keep playing aggressive cricket and try to maintain their momentum. Also, India might rest a few players and give others, like Pant and Chahal, a chance. Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul, the tournament’s openers, would hope to accumulate some runs before the tournament’s main round of play begins. The fast bowlers did well against Pakistan, and they intend to keep doing so.
Moreover, after defeating the UAE and Namibia, the Netherlands advanced to the Super 12 stage. But, they were defeated by Bangladesh in the opening Super 12 round game by nine runs. Also, In the game against India, the Netherlands will have to give it everything they’ve got. India won’t take the Netherlands likely in their Super 12 match because T20 is an unpredictable sport.