The fifth ODI match of the ICC World Cup 2011 is being played between England and Netherland at Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium, Nagpur.
This match was one of the pleasant surprises for the spectators because the team Netherlands has challenged the England team with a surprising score of 292 runs, although England has made 159 runs with the loss of 1 wicket in 28 over’s.
In this match Netherlands won the toss and elected to bat first. Their batsmen have collected an intimidating and admirable score of 292/6 in their 50 overs. The Dutch batted very well with the top order showing some strong passion and energy.
Ryan ten Doeschate moves forward with a volatile batting exhibit, scored 119 runs by playing 110 balls. His century covered 9 superb boundaries and 3 lofty sixes. Another batsman of Netherland, Tom de Grooth’s has scored 28 runs off 31 balls and Peter Borren’s quickfire has made 35 by playing 24 balls.
On the other hand, England batting at 167n runs with the loss of 2 wickets in the initial overs. The opening batsman Andrew Strauss has made a good contribution to his team. He scored 88 runs. Kevin Pietersen lost his wicket by a small contribution of 39 runs only.
At last, England won the match with 6 wickets against Netherlands. Netherlands bowler a little disappointed to team with their poor bowling strategy.
Watch the highlights match of England Vs Netherlands on official website. So, keep enjoying and watching!