T20 World Cup: Sri Lanka defeat Netherlands by 83 runs

Kusal Mendis and Charith Asalanka scored 46 each to power Sri Lanka to 201 for 6 after being put to bat.
Sri Lanka's Kusal Mendis right celebrates with teammates after stumping Michael Levitt of the Netherlands during an ICC Men's T20 World Cup cricket match at Daren Sammy National Cricket Stadium in Gros Islet.
Sri Lanka's Kusal Mendis right celebrates with teammates after stumping Michael Levitt of the Netherlands during an ICC Men's T20 World Cup cricket match at Daren Sammy National Cricket Stadium in Gros Islet.PTI

GROS ISLET: Sri Lanka signed off from the T20 World Cup with an 83-run victory over the Netherlands in their inconsequential last group stage match of the T20 World Cup here.

Kusal Mendis and Charith Asalanka scored 46 each to power Sri Lanka to 201 for 6 after being put to bat.

The Lankan bowlers, led by Nuwan Thushara 3/24, then bowled out the Dutch for 118 in 16.4 overs.

Brief Scores: Sri Lanka 201 for 6 in 20 overs (Kusal Mendis 46, Charith Asalanka 46; Logan van Beek 2/45) Netherlands 118 all out in 16.4 overs (Michael Levitt 31, Scott Edwards 31; Nuwan Thushara 3/24).

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