Netherlands

  • India go down 1-2 to Netherlands in final European Tour match 19-04-2014 08:33 PM

    Indian men's hockey team slumped to its third defeat on the trot as it lost 1-2 to the Netherlands in the final match of the European tour at the The Hague on Saturday. This tour is in preparations for the FIH Men's World Cup 2014, scheduled to be held at...
  • Hockey: India men lose 2-4 to Netherlands in European Tour 18-04-2014 02:40 PM

    New Delhi: India fought hard before slumping to its second defeat of the European tour, losing 2-4 to The Netherlands at The Hague. The Netherlands started the game on an attacking mode on Thursday, as Mirco Pruyser successfully sliced in a goal as early as in the ninth minute of...
  • Cricket council happy with associates' progress at world events 10-04-2014 09:25 AM

    The International Cricket Council's faith in associate member teams was vindicated by their recent showing in the T20 WC, development manager Tim Anderson has said, singling out the Netherlands' upset win over England. Six ICC associate member countries - Ireland, Afghanistan, Nepal, Hong Kong, the United Arab Emirates and the...
  • Indian hockey team set to leave for Europe tour 08-04-2014 01:02 PM

    New Delhi: Gearing up to present a strong challenge at the upcoming World Cup, the Indian hockey team will head for a tour of Europe on Wednesday to play five build-up games - including two each against World Cup hosts The Netherlands. The team will also play two matches against...
  • Top seven moments of 2014 World Twenty20 08-04-2014 12:25 PM

    It's over, but memories will stay. The 2014 ICC World Twenty20 delivered unbridled joy and also distressing heartbreaks that will shape up into bedtime stories the players will narrate to their grandchildren one day. Whether it was Hong Kong's win over Bangladesh, Dale Steyn's last over against New Zealand or...
  • English cricket needs rethink after Dutch disaster in WT20: media 01-04-2014 08:27 AM

    London: England cricket must make sweeping changes after a humiliating defeat to the Netherlands in the World Twenty20 capped off a dismal winter, the national press said Tuesday. England, who had already been eliminated from the competition before Monday's debacle in Chittagong, were bowled out for just 88 runs with...
  • England coach Giles admits T20 defeat to Dutch 'embarrassing' 01-04-2014 08:22 AM

    Chittagong: England coach Ashley Giles Monday admitted their T20 WC defeat against minnows the Netherlands was "embarrassing" and said he shared the fans' anger at their humiliating loss. England went down to the Netherlands by 45 runs in their last group one match in the Super-10 stage, a repeat of...
  • England greats turn on team after Dutch debacle 31-03-2014 11:36 PM

    London: Former England captains Michael Vaughan and Michael Atherton rounded on the current side after they bowed out of the World Twenty20 with a humiliating 45-run loss to the Netherlands in Chittagong on Monday. Bowled out for just 88 with more than two overs to spare in reply to the...
  • Netherlands captain Borren proud to unfurl associates flag at World T20 31-03-2014 09:03 PM

    Netherlands' overwhelming World Twenty20 win against England on Monday was not just a proud moment for the Dutch but showcased the strength of associate cricket to the world, captain Peter Borren said. The Dutch, who advanced to the super 10 stage through the qualifiers, bundled out England for 88 to...
  • WT20: England face more embarrassment, lose to Netherlands 31-03-2014 06:34 PM

    Chittagong: England slumped to an embarrassing 45-run defeat by the Netherlands at the World Twenty20 on Monday to end a dismal few months at a new low point. England, already eliminated from the tournament after defeats by New Zealand and South Africa, were bowled out for 88 chasing a modest...
  • As it happened: World T20, England vs Netherlands 31-03-2014 02:15 PM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Asked to chase 133 by the Dutch, England crumbled to 88 all out and lost by 45 runs, ending their 2014 World T20 campaign on a sorry note. Toss and team news: England skipper Stuart Broad won the toss...
  • WT20: England look to prove a point in dead tie against Netherlands 30-03-2014 02:15 PM

    Chittagong: Already out of the semi-final race, both England and the Netherlands would be hoping to drew curtains to their ICC World Twenty20 campaign with a win in their last Group 2 league match here Monday. With three wins from four matches, South Africa had already qualified for the semifinals...
  • World T20: McCullum's fifty propels New Zealand to victory over Netherlands 29-03-2014 06:54 PM

    Chittagong: New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum smashed 65 to guide his side to a six-wicket win over Netherlands in the World Twenty20 on Saturday. Riding on McCullum's attacking knock, New Zealand had an over to spare, scoring 152 for 4 in response to Netherlands 151 for 4. McCullum, who hit...
  • As it happened: World T20, New Zealand vs Netherlands 29-03-2014 01:57 PM

    For ball-by-ball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page Toss and team news: New Zealand win toss and opt to bowl. Tim Southee and Colin Munro miss out with Trent Boult and Jimmy Neesham coming in for them. While, Netherlands have decided to go with an unchanged side....
  • World T20: Netherlands aim to play party poopers for New Zealand 29-03-2014 09:06 AM

    Netherlands almost had their moment against South Africa in their previous encounter and with that defeat their race for semis is already over but the Dutch side can play potential party poopers to New Zealand when the two teams face each other in Group 1 encounter at Chittagong on Saturday....
  • Dutch confirm Hiddink appointment, Blind follows in 2016 28-03-2014 04:22 PM

    The Netherlands named two new national coaches on Friday with Guus Hiddink's appointment after the World Cup confirmed following months of speculation and Danny Blind lined up to replace him after the Euro 2016 tournament. Hiddink had been the front-runner for several months to take over from Louis van Gaal...
  • South Africa survive scare to beat Netherlands by 6 runs at WT20 27-03-2014 06:50 PM

    Chittagong: South Africa survived a mighty scare before their bowlers brought the turnaround to pull off a narrow six-run victory over the Netherlands in their World Twenty20 match on Thursday. Put in to bat, South Africa suffered a batting collapse after a strong start to post a modest 145 for...
  • As it happened: South Africa vs Netherlands, World Twenty20 27-03-2014 02:21 PM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Imran Tahir's four wickets helped South Africa defend 145 and survive Netherlands' onslaught led by Myburgh's blistering half-century. TOSS: Netherlands opted to field. PLAYING XIs: Netherlands: S Myburgh, M Swart, W Barresi (c), T Cooper, B Cooper, P Borren...
  • World T20: South Africa aim for big win against struggling Netherlands 26-03-2014 01:27 PM

    Chittagong: South Africa would look to boost their net-run-rate with a big win against struggling qualifier Netherlands in a Group 1 Super 10 match of the ICC World Twenty20, here on Thursday. After scraping to a narrow two-run win over New Zealand, riding on the heroics of Dale Steyn, South...
  • World T20: Sri Lanka hammer Netherlands by nine wickets 24-03-2014 09:09 PM

    Chittagong: Sri Lanka recorded the fastest ever victory in a Twenty20 International as they thrashed a hapless Netherlands by nine wickets in just five overs in a Group 1 Super 10 match of the ICC World T20 here on Monday. Put into bat, minnows Netherlands could survive just 10.3 overs...
  • Sri Lanka shoot out Netherlands for record lowest T20I total 24-03-2014 09:06 PM

    Chittagong: Sri Lanka shot out a hapless Netherlands for just 39, the lowest ever T20 International innings total, in a Super 10 match of the World Twenty20 with Angelo Mathews and Ajantha Mendis wrecking havoc with three-wicket burst each on Monday. Put into bat, the Netherlands could survive for just...
  • As it happened: Sri Lanka vs Netherlands, World T20 24-03-2014 06:41 PM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page) TOSS: Sri Lanka have opted to field won against the Netherlands. Probables: Netherlands: 1 Michael Swart, 2 Stephan Myburgh, 3 Wesley Barresi (wk), 4 Peter Borren (capt), 5 Tom Cooper, 6 Ben Cooper, 7 Mudassar Bukhari, 8 Logan van...
  • World Twenty20: Netherlands, Nepal highlight minnows' progress 22-03-2014 10:42 AM

    Chittagong: As cricket's big guns lock horns at the World Twenty20 in Bangladesh, the minnow nations can take pride in their performances as they seek to make progress on the global stage. The tournament has reached the Super 10 round, for which the top eight nations qualified automatically, joined by...
  • Netherlands stun Ireland, qualify for WT20 Super10 stage 21-03-2014 07:05 PM

    Sylhet: The Netherlands displayed a brutal exhibition of power hitting to pull off a stunning six-wicket win over Ireland and progressed to the Super 10 stage of the World Twenty20 Friday. Leading the charge was top-scorer and man of the match, Stephan Myburgh, who smashed 63 off a mere 23...
  • As it happened: Netherlands vs Ireland, World T20 21-03-2014 02:23 PM

    For ball-by-ball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page Netherlands beat Ireland by six wickets to become the second team, after Bangladesh, to reach the Super 10 stage of World Twenty20. Required to chase Ireland's 190 in 14.2 overs, the Dutch reached the big target in 13.5 -...