Zimbabwe lose the 2nd ODI to the Netherlands by 3 wickets

The Netherlands' Max O'Dowd
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Zimbabwe won the toss and decided to bat against the Netherlands in the 2nd ODI today at Sportpark Het Schootsveld, Deventer.

Match Summary

Zimbabwe 290 – 6 (Brendan Taylor 51, Craig Ervine 84, Sikandar Raza 85*; Fredrick Klaassen 2-53)

Netherlands 291-7 (49.2 overs) – (Max O'Dowd 59, Roelof van der Merwe 57, Scott Edwards 44*; Sean Williams 4-43)

Result – Netherlands won by 3 wickets

Scorecard

Batting first, Zimbabwe score a competitive 290 – 6 with Brendan Taylor 51, Craig Ervine 84 and Sikandar Raza 85* the main run getters and Fredrick Klaassen 2-53, the pick of the bowlers for the Netherlands.

In reply, the Netherlands stunned Zimbabwe again by scoring 291-7 in 49.2 overs and winning the match by 3 wickets  – Max O'Dowd 59, Roelof van der Merwe 57 and Scott Edwards 44* top scored and Sean Williams 4-43, was the pick of the bowlers for Zimbabwe.

 

Netherlands - Tobias Visee, Max O'Dowd, Ben Cooper, Pieter Seelaar(c), Wesley Barresi, Scott Edwards(wk), Roelof van der Merwe, Brandon Glover, Saqib Zulfiqar, Vivian Kingma, Fredrick Klaassen

Zimbabwe - Hamilton Masakadza(c), Solomon Mire, Brendan Taylor(wk), Craig Ervine, Sikandar Raza, Sean Williams, Peter Moor, Ainsley Ndlovu, Donald Tiripano, Kyle Jarvis, Tendai Chatara

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