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Barresi carries Netherlands to major victory

Netherlands secured their first one-day international victory against a Full Member nation as Wesley Barresi hit a match-winning 65 off 43 balls against Bangladesh in Glasgow

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The Netherlands win by 6 wickets with an over and a ball to spare, and they made it look comfortable too, with Zuiderent and Barresi seeing the Dutch home. Bangladesh batting well in the first 15 overs but then crumbled to an average score which they would have still fancied to defend. They had their own fair share of chances, with some dropped catches and horrible mis-fields but credit to the Netherlands batsmen who didn't succumb to the pressure of a collapse.

This victory also qualifies the Netherlands for the ICC ODI ranking table, along with other associates Ireland and Kenya. Bangladesh will be disappointed after loosing to Ireland last week as well as they struggle to establish the gap between them and the associate nations. However, I think the victory has to go to the Netherlands, rather than Bangladesh loosing the game.

Thanks for joining here at Cricinfo today and we hope you have enjoyed today's commentary of the ODI between Netherlands and Bangladesh at Titwood in Glasgow. Have a good evening.

28.5
4
Shafiul Islam to Barresi, FOUR runs, full volley outside off-stump, Barresi angles the bat away and it runs away behind third man for four runs

END OF OVER:
28 | 8 Runs | NL: 190/4 (10 runs required from 12 balls, RR: 6.78, RRR: 5.00)

  • B Zuiderent35 (43b)
  • W Barresi55 (38b)
  • Shakib Al Hasan5-1-28-2
27.6
0
Shakib Al Hasan to Zuiderent, no run, great diving stop in the covers from the captain Masrafe

All the Bangladesh fielders have their heads in their hands now, that was a great chance. All he needed was a simple lob to the keeper

27.1
1
Shakib Al Hasan to Zuiderent, 1 run, missed run out, shocking fielding from Bangladesh as a mix-up between both batsmen leaves them stranded in the middle, Masrafe picks up the ball and throws it to Musfiqur who can't gather the ball, it bounces away and Netherlands get away with it

END OF OVER:
27 | 10 Runs | NL: 182/4 (18 runs required from 18 balls, RR: 6.74, RRR: 6.00)

  • B Zuiderent32 (39b)
  • W Barresi50 (36b)
  • Mashrafe Mortaza6-0-45-0
26.6
1
Mashrafe Mortaza to Zuiderent, 1 run, another single to the fielder and quick running again

END OF OVER:
26 | 5 Runs | NL: 172/4 (28 runs required from 24 balls, RR: 6.61, RRR: 7.00)

  • B Zuiderent30 (37b)
  • W Barresi42 (32b)
  • Shafiul Islam5-0-29-0
25.6
2
Shafiul Islam to Zuiderent, 2 runs, cuts away on the back foot, splitting two fielders

END OF OVER:
25 | 9 Runs | NL: 167/4 (33 runs required from 30 balls, RR: 6.68, RRR: 6.60)

  • W Barresi40 (29b)
  • B Zuiderent27 (34b)
  • Mashrafe Mortaza5-0-35-0
24.6
1
Mashrafe Mortaza to Barresi, 1 run, tapped in to the covers as they run a quick single, the Bangladesh fielders not quick enough

Netherlands 2nd innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st61AN KervezeeES Szwarczynski
2nd26ES SzwarczynskiTLW Cooper
3rd9PW BorrenES Szwarczynski
4th8B ZuiderentES Szwarczynski
5th96B ZuiderentW Barresi