World Twenty20: Netherlands humiliate England, win by 45 runs

Defending 133/5, Netherlands bowlers did a commendable job to bundle out England for just 88. Mudassar Bukhari (3/12) and Logan van Beek (3/9) were the stars for the Dutch side.

updated: March 31, 2014 19:10 IST
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Chittagong: The Netherlands upset 2010 champions England by 45 runs at the World Twenty20 in Chittagong on Monday, with paceman Mudassar Bukhari and Logan van Beek taking three wickets apiece. (Scorecard | Highlights)

Bukhari took 3-12 while van Beek finished with 3-9 to bowl England out for a paltry 88 in 17.4 overs, after they were set a modest target of 134 to chase in their last group one Super-10 match at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury stadium.

England, who chased 190 to beat Sri Lanka in their only win in the tournament, never looked comfortable, despite the inexperienced Dutch bowling.

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