Stunning fightback from Netherlands

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By The Anand Market  

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A partnership to remember! 

Sybrand Engelbrecht and Logan van Beek put together a 130-run stand for the 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 the 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 the 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 the 1983 World Cup.

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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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