ICC World Twenty20: Angelo Mathews, Ajantha Mendis star in Sri Lanka's quick win over Netherlands

Angelo Mathews and Ajantha Mendis took three wickets each as Sri Lanka bowled out Netherlands for lowest-ever T20I total of 39 in 10.3 overs in ICC World Twenty20. Sri Lanka won with a record 90 balls to spare.

updated: March 25, 2014 09:28 IST
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Chittagong: Sri Lanka crushed minnows The Netherlands by nine wickets after bowling their opponents out for the lowest-ever Twenty20 international total of 39 in Chittagong on Monday. Ajantha Mendis took 3-12, Angelo Mathews grabbed 3-16 and Lasith Malinga grabbed 2-5, as the Netherlands suffered ignominy in their opening Group One Super-10 match at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury stadium. (Scorecard | Highlights| Points Table)

Sri Lanka knocked off the target in just five overs for the loss of Kusal Perera for 14 -- the biggest margin in terms of balls spared, 90 in this case. Tillakaratne Dilshan was 12 not out and Mahela Jayawardene was unbeaten on 11 as Sri Lanka had to hardly sweat for their second win in as many games after beating South Africa by five runs on Saturday. (Match in pics)

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