ICC World Cup 2023 Netherlands vs Bangladesh, 28th Match Highlights: NED won by 87 runs

NED won the toss and opt to bat first. They set a target of 230 runs in 50 overs, having lost all their wickets. However, BAN, struggled to chase down the target and were eventually all out in 42.2 overs with a score of just 142 runs.

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ODI World Cup 2023 Netherlands vs Bangladesh 28th Match at Eden Gardens, Kolkata

The ODI World Cup 2023 is heating up as Bangladesh (BAN) and Netherlands (NED) gear up for an epic showdown in Game 28 at the iconic Eden Gardens in Kolkata on Saturday, October 28. Both teams are looking to bounce back after suffering defeats in their previous matches. Bangladesh faced a dominant South African side, losing by a staggering 149 runs, while the Netherlands suffered a crushing defeat of 309 runs against Australia. As the teams prepare for this crucial encounter, let's delve into the match details, head-to-head record, probable playing XI, key performers, and a prediction for this thrilling contest.



  Netherlands vs Bangladesh 28th Match 
  publive-image publive-image  NED won by 87 runs
publive-imageNED   229 (50)
publive-imageBAN    142 (42.2)
  Venue   Eden Gardens, Kolkata
  Date & Time   Sat, Oct 28, 02:00 PM IST
  Toss   NED opt to bat
  Player of the Match   Paul van Meekeren



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NED vs BAN Match Highlights

Netherland Inning:

NED won the toss and chose to bat. In the powerplay, the team managed to score 47 runs but unfortunately lost 2 wickets. Vikramajit (3) and ODowd (0) were dismissed early on. However, Barresi and Ackermann formed a strong partnership, adding over 50 runs to the scoreboard. Barresi played an impressive innings of 41 off 41 balls while Ackermann contributed 15 runs. de Leede contributed 17 runs from 32 deliveries to NED's total score.


Scott Edwards showcased his batting prowess by scoring an impressive 68 runs off 89 balls, which included 6 fours. In addition to that, Engelbrecht contributed another 35 runs off 61 balls. NED scored 229 runs in just 50 overs, even though they lost all their wickets in the process. On the other hand, BAN's Shoriful, Taskin, and Rahman managed to take 2 wickets each.

Bangladesh Inning:

In the pursuit of achieving a target of 230 runs, Bangladesh faced an early setback as they lost two wickets. Litton (3) and Tanzid (15) were dismissed in the initial stages of the innings, both falling victim to Edwards' excellent fielding. Bangladesh managed to score 39 runs during the powerplay while losing two crucial wickets. 


Mehidy made a noteworthy contribution to the team score by scoring 35 runs off 40 balls, including 4 fours and 1 six, before being caught out. Unfortunately, the other players were unable to make significant contributions. Mahmudullah was caught out after scoring 20 runs off 41 balls, while Mahedi (17), Taskin (11), and Rahman (20) also struggled to add meaningful runs. As a result, BAN's inning ended at just 142 runs in 42.2 overs, leading to their defeat by NED with a margin of 87 runs.


Top Performers of the Match

  Batting Prowess
  Batter   Team   R   B   4s   6s   SR
  Scott Edwards   NED   68   89   6   2   76.40


  Bowling Prowess
  Bolwer   Team   O   M   R   W   NB   WD   ECO
  Rahman   BAN   10   1   36   2   0   1   3.60
  Meekeren   NED   7.2   0   23   4   0   2   3.10
  de Leede   NED   7   0   25   2   0   0   3.60

Match Details

The highly anticipated ODI World Cup 2023 match between Bangladesh and Netherlands, Match 28, is scheduled to take place at the iconic Eden Gardens in Kolkata. Cricket fans can mark their calendars for Saturday, October 28, at 2:00 PM IST when the exciting clash begins.

Eden Gardens Stadium Pitch Report

The pitch at Eden Gardens in Kolkata is known to favor the batsmen, providing ample opportunities for stroke play. Batters can expect a good bounce and carry, allowing them to play their shots freely. The surface is conducive to high-scoring encounters, and both teams will have the chance to post a big total on the board. The chasing team may also find success due to the flat nature of the pitch. Therefore, winning the toss and opting to bowl first could be a wise decision for the captains.


Stadium Cap Wicket Nature Avg ODI Score (runs) Win Prob
Eden Gardens, Kolkata 66,000 Flat Batting-Friendly 245 Chase

NED vs BAN Head-to-Head Record

In the past, Bangladesh and Netherlands have faced each other only twice in ODIs. Both teams have won one match each. The first encounter took place on July 20, 2010, while the most recent clash occurred on March 14, 2011. With their head-to-head record evenly balanced, this upcoming match promises to be an exciting battle between two evenly matched teams.

Probable Best Performers

Probable Best Batter: Mahmudullah (Bangladesh)

Mahmudullah from Bangladesh is expected to be the standout batsman in this highly anticipated clash. With 268 runs in his last seven games, Mahmudullah has been in sensational form throughout the tournament. His ability to score crucial runs under pressure makes him a vital asset for his team. If Mahmudullah fires on all cylinders, he could significantly impact the outcome of the match.

Probable Best Bowler: Bas de Leede (Netherlands)

Bas de Leede from the Netherlands could prove to be the standout bowler in this contest. Despite a tough outing against Australia, De Leede has been exceptional in recent matches, taking 19 wickets in his last nine games. His accurate line and length, coupled with his ability to generate movement off the pitch, make him a potent threat. The Netherlands will rely on De Leede to make breakthroughs and restrict the Bangladeshi batting lineup.

NED vs BAN Playing XI

Netherlands Playing XI: Vikramjit Singh, Max ODowd, Wesley Barresi, Colin Ackermann, Scott Edwards (c & wk), Bas de Leede, Sybrand Engelbrecht, Logan van Beek, Shariz Ahmad, Aryan Dutt, Paul van Meekeren

Bench: Saqib Zulfiqar, Ryan Klein, Teja Nidamanuru, Roelof van der Merwe

Support Staff: Ryan Cook, Peter Borren

Bangladesh Playing XI: Tanzid Hasan, Litton Das, Najmul Hossain Shanto, Shakib Al Hasan (c), Mushfiqur Rahim (wk), Mahmudullah, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Mahedi Hasan, Taskin Ahmed, Mustafizur Rahman, Shoriful Islam

Bench: Nasum Ahmed , Hasan Mahmud, Tanzim Hasan Sakib, Towhid Hridoy

Support Staff: Chandika Hathurusingha, Nic Pothas, Rangana Herath, Allan Donald, Shane McDermott

Today's Match Prediction: Bangladesh to Win the Match

Based on a careful analysis of the teams' recent performances and the key players to watch out for, Bangladesh is predicted to emerge victorious in this clash against the Netherlands. However, in the game of cricket, anything can happen, and both teams will be eager to prove themselves on the grand stage of the ODI World Cup 2023.


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As Bangladesh and the Netherlands prepare to face off in Game 28 of the ODI World Cup 2023, cricket fans around the world eagerly await this thrilling encounter. The Eden Gardens in Kolkata promises to host an enthralling contest between two teams hungry for success. With the pitch favoring batsmen, fans can expect a high-scoring affair and an exciting run chase. As the players take the field, all eyes will be on Mahmudullah and Bas de Leede, the probable best performers for their respective teams. In the end, only time will tell which team will emerge victorious, but one thing is for sure - this match is set to be a clash of titans and a treat for cricket enthusiasts worldwide.

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