Netherlands vs Bangladesh Highlights (28th match), ICC Cricket World Cup 2023:
Date: October 28, 2023
Location: Eden Gardens, Kolkata
Result: Netherlands won by 87 runs
Netherlands: 229/10 in 50 overs
Bangladesh: 142/10 in 42.2 overs
Man of the Match: Paul van Meekeren (Nederland)
Netherlands: Scott Edwards (68), Wesley Barresi (41), Siebrand Engelbrecht (35), Paul van Meekeren (4-23), Bas De Leede (2-25), Colin Ackerman (1-25)
Bangladesh: Mehidy Hasan Miraj (35), Mahmudullah (20) and Mustafizur Rahman (20), Taskin Ahmed (2-43), Mustafizur Rahman (2-36), Mehidy Hasan (2-40), Shoriful Islam (2-51) ) ).
Netherlands won the toss and decided to bat first. They got off to a slow start, but Scott Edwards and Wesley Barresi revived the innings with a 90-run partnership for the second wicket. Edwards was eventually out for 68, but Barresi continued his good form with 41 off 63 balls.
For Bangladesh, Shoriful Islam, Taskin Ahmed, Mustafizur Rahman and Mahedi Hasan took two wickets each. Captain Shakib Al Hasan took one wicket.
After Barresi’s dismissal, Netherlands lost wickets at regular intervals, but they managed to reach a respectable score of 229 for 10 in 50 overs. Sybrand Engelbrecht contributed a useful 35 runs at the end of the innings.
Bangladesh, chasing 229 runs, was all out for 142 runs in 42 overs. Bangladesh’s wickets kept falling at regular intervals. Only Mehdi Hasan Miraj (35), Mahmudullah (20) and Mustafizur Rahman (20) scored runs.
For Netherlands, Paul van Meekeren took 4 wickets, Bas de Leede took 2 wickets and Colin Ackerman, Logan van Beek and Aryan Dutt took one wicket each.
Netherlands caused a tremendous upset by defeating Bangladesh by 87 runs. Edwards and Barresi performed well in the batting department, while Van Meekeren, De Leede and Van Beek were excellent in the bowling department.
Bangladesh has now lost to four associate nations in world cups
60 runs vs Canada Durban 2003
32 runs vs kenya Joburg 2003
74 runs vs ireland Bridgetown 2007
87 runs vs Netherlands Kolkata 2023
Best Figures for Netherlands in World Cups
4/23 Paul van Meekeren vs Bangladesh Kolkata 2023
4/35 Tim De Leede vs India Paarl 2003
4/42 Keiko Kloppengerg vs Nam Bloemfontein 2003
— ICC Cricket World Cup (@cricketworldcup) October 28, 2023