Harare. Netherlands beat West Indies in super over in a thrilling World Cup qualifier match. With this, the way for the 2-time world champion team West Indies to reach the ODI World Cup has become very difficult. Talking about the match, West Indies scored a huge score of 374 runs for 6 wickets while playing first. Nicholas Pooran scored an unbeaten 104 runs. In response, Teja Nidamanuru scored 111 runs for the Netherlands and the team managed to reach 374 for 9 wickets in 50 overs. In this way the match was tied and had to resort to super over for the result. Batting first in the super over, Netherlands scored 30 runs, in reply West Indies team could score only 8 runs.
Talking about the super over, the Netherlands sent Logan Van Beek to bat on the 8th. He scored an important 28 runs in 14 balls and due to this the match could be tied in the end. Jason Holder came to bowl the super over for the West Indies. On the first ball, Van Beek hit a four over deep midwicket. He hit a six over long off on the second ball and hit a four over deep midwicket on the third ball. In this way, 14 runs were scored in the first 3 balls and the holders started appearing under a lot of pressure.
Then 2 wickets with the ball
Logan Van Beek hit a six over long on on the fourth ball of fast bowler Jason Holder. On the 5th ball, he again sent the ball for 6 runs at deep midwicket. On the last ball, Van Beek again hit deep midwicket for a four. In this way all 6 balls of the super over were hit for boundaries and Netherlands scored 30 runs. This is also the highest run scored by any team in the super over. Earlier in 2008, West Indies had scored 25 runs against New Zealand in a T20 match.
Crazy SUPER OVER between Netherlands and West Indies
Netherlands – 4,6,4,6,6,4
West Indies – 6,1,1,W,W
NED won the Super over by 22 runs
Logan Van Beekpic.twitter.com/aLDezsBdjw
, (@MSD_071113_) June 26, 2023
FIRST PUBLISHED : June 27, 2023, 05:43 IST