The Netherlands won the match by 13 runs with South Africa

In the 40th match of the T20 World Cup 2022, the Netherlands won the match by 13 runs with South Africa due to great performance in batting and bowling. After winning this match, the Netherlands was placed in the fourth position with 4 points. South Africa was placed in the second position with 5 points as per the points table. After losing this match, South Africa was out of the T 20 World Cup If Pakistan or Bangladesh won the match.

Earlier, South Africa won the toss and chose to bowl first thus the Netherlands first batted and made a good score of 158/4 in 20 overs due to good batting by Colin Ackermann 41* (26), Stephan Myburgh 37 (30), and Tom Cooper 35 (19).  Keshav Maharaj 2/27 (4), Anrich Nortje 1/10 (4), and Aiden Markram 1/16 (2) were good bowling from the South African side. After this inning, the Netherlands set a good target of 159 runs in 20 overs for South Africa to win this match.

During chasing, South Africa scored 145/8 in 20 overs and lose this match by 13 runs with the Netherlands due to great bowling by Brandon Glover 3/9 (2), Fred Klaassen 2/20 (4), Bas de Leede 2/25 (3), and Paul van Meekeren 1/33 (3). Rilee Rossouw 25 (19), Heinrich Klaassen 21 (18), and Temba Bavuma 20 (20) were good batting from the South Africa side.

Colin Ackermann (NED) 41* (26), was declared as the Player of the Match due to his great performance in batting.

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