Player of the Match
Player of the Match
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c †Smits b Lefebvre
    8
    32
    39
    0
    0
    25.00
    c †Smits b de Leede
    52
    72
    91
    7
    0
    72.22
    c Zuiderent b Kloppenburg
    6
    9
    15
    1
    0
    66.66
    b de Leede
    17
    38
    45
    0
    0
    44.73
    c & b Adeel Raja
    37
    56
    87
    3
    0
    66.07
    c Lefebvre b Adeel Raja
    9
    21
    25
    0
    0
    42.85
    run out (Kloppenburg/de Leede)
    42
    49
    78
    2
    0
    85.71
    b de Leede
    13
    8
    12
    0
    1
    162.50
    run out (Scholte/de Leede)
    9
    7
    9
    0
    0
    128.57
    lbw b de Leede
    0
    2
    5
    0
    0
    0.00
    not out
    0
    0
    1
    0
    0
    -
    Extras
    11 (lb 2, nb 1, w 8)
    TOTAL
    204 all out (48.5 Overs, RR: 4.17)
    Fall of wickets: 1-30 (SC Ganguly, 11.5 ov), 2-56 (V Sehwag, 14.6 ov), 3-81 (SR Tendulkar, 23.3 ov), 4-91 (R Dravid, 25.6 ov), 5-114 (M Kaif, 31.5 ov), 6-169 (Yuvraj Singh, 43.5 ov), 7-186 (Harbhajan Singh, 46.2 ov), 8-203 (A Kumble, 48.2 ov), 9-204 (D Mongia, 48.4 ov), 10-204 (Z Khan, 48.5 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEcon0s4s6sWDNB
    E Schiferli1024904.90326000
    RP Lefebvre912713.00372020
    TBM de Leede9.503543.55382020
    JF Kloppenburg1004014.00320031
    Adeel Raja904725.22253100
    LP van Troost10404.0030000

Match Notes

  • The wrong trousers

    The 2003 World Cup was hardly cricket's finest hour ... but perhaps the most embarrassing incident for the hosts came at an otherwise forgettable match between India and Netherlands at Paarl in the first week

  • India too strong for the Netherlands at Paarl

    India completed an excruciating 68-run win over minnows Netherlands in their opening game of the 2003 World Cup