India beat Netherlands by 56 runs at the Sydney Cricket Ground to go on top of Group 2 points table of the ongoing T20 World Cup. It was a complete dominant day for Team India with both bat and ball. First the batters put up a total of 179 and later Indian bowlers restricted Dutch at 123/9.
Defending, 180, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Arshdeep Singh, Ravuchandran Ashwin picked two wickets each while Mohammed Shami took one.
Earlier, Virat Kohli put out a display with his 63-run knock to guide India to a good score after a decent start. While Suryakumar Yadav (53) and Rohit Sharma (53) too scored half centuries.
For Netherlands, Fred Klassen and Paul van Meekeren picked two wickets apiece. While it was a poor day for all the other bowlers.
Netherlands (Playing XI): Vikramjit Singh, Max ODowd, Bas de Leede, Colin Ackermann, Tom Cooper, Scott Edwards(w/c), Tim Pringle, Logan van Beek, Shariz Ahmad, Fred Klaassen, Paul van Meekeren
India (Playing XI): KL Rahul, Rohit Sharma(c), Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Hardik Pandya, Dinesh Karthik(w), Axar Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Shami, Arshdeep Singh