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Netherlands win by 1 wicket

Holland vs Bangladesh

Dutch claim share of series

Malik seals one-wicket success by hitting final ball to boundary

Michael Swart: Opening batsman top scored with 61 for the Netherlands

Tamim Iqbal: Bangladesh batsman hit 50 before becoming one of Timm van der Gugten's three victims

The Netherlands scored a four off the final ball of the match to claim a dramatic one-wicket win over Bangladesh and draw their two-match T20 international series in the Hague.

With one required for victory, number 11 batsman Ahsan Malik struck his first delivery - and the last of the game - to see the home side to a target of 129.

Michael Swart had set up the Netherlands' run chase with 61 off 49 balls, the top score of the innings.

Bangladesh opener Tamim Iqbal, who scored an unbeaten 69 in the previous day's eight-wicket win over the same team, contributed 50 to his side's 128 all out before becoming one of three victims for seam bowler Timm van der Gugten (3-18).

Match Details

Date
26th Jul 2012
Toss
Bangladesh won the toss and elected to bat.
Venue
Sportpark Westvliet
Umpires
I N Ramage and R P Smith

holland BATTING CARD

Batsman R
W. Barresi b Razzak 13
Swart st Rahim b Mahmudullah 61
Cooper b Al Hasan 0
Borren c Razzak b Al Hasan 16
de Grooth b M.E. Sunny 7
Szwarczynski run out 2
Bukhari c M.J. Islam b S. Islam 7
T.G.J. Gruijters b S. Islam 3
Seelaar not out 3
T. van der Gugten lbw b Razzak 12
M.A.A. Jamil not out 4
Extras 1w, 1b, 1lb 3
Total 20.0 Overs 131 - 9
Full Batting Card

bangladesh BOWLING CARD

Bowler O M R W
Razzak 4 1 23 2
S. Islam 4 0 26 2
Al Hasan 4 0 28 2
M.E. Sunny 4 0 28 1
Mahmudullah 4 0 24 1
Full Bowling Card