SL vs NED: Netherlands pair breaks Kapil-Kirmani’s WC record

By Editorji News Desk
Published on | Oct 21, 2023

Stunning fightback from Netherlands

Despite a poor start with the bat, the Netherlands managed to post a competitive 262 on the board against Sri Lanka

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A partnership to remember!

Sybrand Engelbrecht and Logan van Beek put together a 130-run stand for 7th wicket against Sri Lanka in Lucknow

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Dutch pair enters record books!

It was only the 7th time in World Cup history that a century stand was achieved for 7th wicket or lower at the marquee event

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A World Cup record!

Their 130-run partnership is the highest partnership for 7th wicket or lower in World Cup history

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Kapil-Kirmani’s record broken

Engelbrecht-Van Beek broke the record previously held by Kapil Dev and Syed Kirmani - a 126-run stand vs Zimbabwe at 1983 WC

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A brilliant recovery

The Netherlands were struggling at 91/6 at one stage but managed to post a competitive total, all thanks to the 130-run stand

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