A colourful opening ceremony preceded the first match, Oman vs Papua New Guinea, T20 World Cup, Muscat, October 17, 2021

A colourful opening ceremony preceded the first match, Oman vs Papua New Guinea, T20 World Cup, Muscat, October 17, 2021 © ICC via Getty

The T20 World Cup got off to a colourful start, Oman vs Papua New Guinea, T20 World Cup, Muscat, October 17, 2021

The T20 World Cup got off to a colourful start, Oman vs Papua New Guinea, T20 World Cup, Muscat, October 17, 2021 © ICC via Getty

Kaleemullah celebrates after taking the wicket of Lega Siaka, Oman vs Papua New Guinea, T20 World Cup, Muscat, October 17, 2021

Kaleemullah celebrates after taking the wicket of Lega Siaka, Oman vs Papua New Guinea, T20 World Cup, Muscat, October 17, 2021 © ICC via Getty