Sri Lankan Team
Sri Lankan Workforce. (Photograph Supply: Twitter)

The T20 World Cup 2022 has obtained underway in Australia as Sri Lanka and Namibia locked horns within the first match of the First Spherical and Namibia triggered a significant upset by profitable the sport by 55 runs.

Eight sides collaborating within the First Spherical fixtures are vying for the 4 vacant spots within the Tremendous 12 stage that may start on October 22. Batting first, Namibia posted a aggressive whole of 163/7 of their 20 overs.

The African nation pulled off a powerful victory that may go down as a significant upset within the historical past of the T20 World Cup. The Lankan Lions could not chase down the whole and fell means brief. The defeat is unquestionably going to dent Sri Lanka’s web run fee badly.

Sri Lanka concede runs in overthrow

Throughout the course of the match, the Lankan Lions ended up conceding a run as a consequence of an overthrow that appeared pointless.

The incident befell within the ninth over of the conflict between the 2 sides within the first innings, when Chamika Karunaratne bowled size ball to skipper Gerhard Erasmus leaving the latter confused. This was adopted by wicketkeeper Kusal Mendis unnecessarily throwing the ball that went previous the pacer handing the rival aspect, a run.

Namibia appeared hungry within the recreation and can fancy their possibilities going forward within the touranment. Whereas Sri Lanka might want to get again to the drafting board and ponder how they will flip issues round with a view to make it to the Tremendous 12.

The Lankan Lions play the UAE of their forthcoming fixture which can show to be a decisive one contemplating the best way they’ve conceded the primary match to Namibia. Quite the opposite, the African nation are off to a flying begin and appear to be one of many clear contenders to make it to the Tremendous 12 stage of the event.