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Match Day

601dThe Report by Andrew Fidel Fernando

McCullum steers NZ's best World T20 chase

Netherlands competed gamely for 34 overs in Chittagong, but Brendon McCullum struck an unruffled 65 from 45 to drive New Zealand's highest successful World Twenty20 chase, which was completed with six wickets and an over to spare

Shaky defenders

0-3

Netherlands' win-loss record when batting first in a T20I v one of the Test sides. When chasing, their record is 2-2.

T20 trailblazer

2000

The career milestone Brendon McCullum reached with his 21st run. He is the first man there.

Not among the wickets

94

Logan van Beek's tournament average before this match

Career best

38*

Peter Borren's previous-highest score in T20Is. In 23 innings he has gone past 20 only 5 times

Steadier start

10

The latest over Tom Cooper had come to the crease in, before this match, in the WT20

Trouble converting

10

No. of innings since Michael Swart last hit a fifty

Powerplay pros

9.13

Netherlands' average run rate in the Powerplay overs in the World T20 before today - the best among all teams