T20 World Cup 2016 Bangladesh vs Netherlands Match Highlights & Result Winner – After the spectacular first day of the ICC T20 World Cup 2016 hosted in India. The preceding for the second day is set to begin. This time the Group A teams will fight to make their place in Super 10 of T20 WC 2016. The 3rd match of the ICC T20 World Cup 2016 is between Bangladesh and Netherlands to be played in the beautiful venue of Dharamsala.
It will help you understand both these teams current form, which will you clarify – how much these teams are set to go further into the ICC T20 WC 2016.
Bangladesh – If we speak about Bangladeshi, they are best in their current form. Even after, they lost the Asia Cup final against India, Bangladeshi did well throughout the tournament. Winning against the strong teams like Pakistan and Sri Lanka with give high hopes to set a great run in the ICC WC T20. As per their captain, they are doing well in all departments of the game (bowling, batting and fielding). Speaking about this match — the Bangladeshi has a simpler task in the hands, comparing the amount of cricket both these teams have played.
Netherlands – This is the 3rd time Netherlands would be competing in the ICC WC T20. Out of the 5 previous T20 WC, they failed to qualify 3 times. The 2 times they do qualify was in 2009 and 2014. Out of which, once failed to clear the qualifiers and other time they reached the super 10.
Talking about the team would compete today, they have won 1 match out of 2 matches played against Bangladesh. It will be interesting to see, how the Dutch’s reacts to the Asia Cup finalist.
Toss: Netherlands won the toss and elected to field first.
1st Innings: After winning the toss, the Dutch’s had to restrict the Bangladeshi’s to small task at a small ground of Dharamsala. The Dutch’s plan did work out for the first six overs, restricting Bangladesh to 33/1 in batting powerplay.
After a sloppy start, Bangladesh had to stabilize their innings in order to reach a decent total. Having wickets in hands, Tamim Iqbal (opener) intelligently used the time spend on the crease to give Bangladesh a decent total to defend scoring 83* off 58 balls (6 fours, 3 sixes).
Bangladesh at the end of first innings scored 153/7 for 20 overs.
2nd Innings: If we compared the first six overs of both these teams — The Dutch were slightly ahead of Bangladesh scoring 39 in first 6 overs, losing 1 wicket. The only thing which possibly state different from both these teams was Dutch had no one to capitalize their innings, unlike Tamim Iqbal did for Bangladesh.
The batsmen who spend more time on field lost their wicket, as a result new batsman found it difficult to adjust to the pace of the match going forward. Netherland lost the first Group A match against Bangladesh scoring 145/7 in 20 overs.
Bangladesh Vs Netherlands T20 World Cup 2016 – Match Result
Only possible reason, why the Netherlands slipped the match from their hands? Is the Dutch had no one to capitalize the innings, the set batsman lost their wicket looking for a big shot. None of the batsman stuck at the very end of the innings, even though they scored at 7/over.
Bangladesh – 153/7
Netherlands – 145/7
Bangladesh won the match by 8 runs
Man of the Match – Tamim Iqbal