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Netherlands' WCL triumph paves way for ODI prominence

With 24 ODIs scheduled against Full Members from 2020-22 as part of the ODI League for 2023 World Cup qualification, Netherlands have the chance to stake a claim for more than just sufficient opportunities

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We are not like the Netherlands team of old - Campbell (2:21)
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How the WCL affects places for World Cup 2019

Netherlands, the champions, have gained entry into the newly-proposed ODI league. They also join Hong Kong, Scotland and Papua New Guinea to play the qualifying tournament of the 2019 World Cup

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It's been three years of hard work behind the scenes - Peter Borren (3:23)
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'Ten Doeschate is Netherlands' greatest player' - Ryan Campbell (3:37)
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Afghanistan, Ireland prepare for Associate swansong

With the final round of matches in the Intercontinental Cup set to kick off on November 29, it will be the last time these two new Test teams will feature in Associate cricket's most important multi-day tournament

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Netherlands a step away from redeeming ODI status

Netherlands, currently first on the WCL Championship table, will take the final spot in the newly-proposed 13-team ODI League if they remain on top at the end of the last round of matches in December

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Rippon's all-round show, Borren's fifty overwhelm Kenya

Michael Rippon bagged a three-for and put on 129 runs for the fifth wicket with the Netherlands captain, guiding the side to a six-wicket victory after restricting Kenya to 226 for 7

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Balbirnie's double-ton, Rankin's five-for lift Ireland to top

Andy Balbirnie's maiden three-figure score in first-class cricket, and Boyd Rankin's five-wicket haul gave Ireland a 102-run first-innings lead, and the extra points, in their drawn Intercontinental Cup match

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Need to expose our youngsters to high-octane cricket - Campbell (3:33)
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'Have to make Dutch cricket more professional' - Ryan Campbell (5:20)
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Mire, Ervine help Zimbabwe clinch series

Solomon Mire and Craig Ervine struck half-centuries as Zimbabwe clinched the three-match series by chasing down a revised target of 229 with six balls to spare and seven wickets in hand