Netherlands fell short of eight runs in their contest against Bangladesh in their previous match ©Getty Images
Netherlands fell short of eight runs in their contest against Bangladesh in their previous match ©Getty Images

Oman and Netherlands lock horns in 7th match of Round-1 of ICC World T20 2016 at Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium, Dharamsala. Oman are coming off an unbelievable victory against Ireland in the 4th match at the same venue. Batting first Ireland posted 154 in 20 overs and in reply, Oman against the expectations chased down the target with two balls to spare. Oman openers Zeeshan Maqsood and Khawar Ali shared a partnership of 69 runs off 8.3 overs and that set the tone of their innings. Later on it was Amir Ali who took charge scoring a quick 17-ball 32 before giving a catch to Niall O’Brien behind the wickets. FULL CRICKET SCORECARD: Oman vs Netherlands, Round-1 match of ICC World T20 2016 at Dharamsala

That match happened to be a huge blow for Ireland who were outright favourites for that match. With their other matches against the likes of Netherlands and Bangladesh, Ireland’s chances to qualify for the Super-10 stage have reduced now.

Meanwhile, Netherlands fell short of eight runs in their contest against Bangladesh. After playing excellent cricket they were well on way to create an upset but Bangladesh bowling attack pulled off a thrilling win towards the end. READ: Oman vs Netherlands, Free Live Cricket Streaming Links: Watch ICC World T20 2016 Group A Qualifier, OMA vs NED on starsports.com

Squads:

Oman : Sultan Ahmed (c & wk), Aamir Kaleem, Syed Amir Ali, Munis Ansari, Jatinder Singh, Ajay Lalcheta, Mehran Khan, Rajesh Ranpura, Sufyan Mehmood, Vaibhav Wategaonkar, Zeeshan Ahmad Siddiqui, Zeeshan Maqsood, Bilal Khan, Adnan Ilyas, Khawar Ali.

Netherlands: Peter Borren (c), Wesley Barresi (wk), Ben Cooper, Tom Cooper, Michael Rippon, Roelof van der Merwe, Vivian Kingma, Timm van der Gugten, Stephen Myburgh, Mudassar Bukhari, Pieter Seelaar, Logan van Beek, Max O’Dowd, Ahsan Malik, Paul van Meekeren.