2023 World Cup: England faced 5 consecutive defeats before winning.

England vs Netherlands, World Cup 2023: England defeated Netherlands by 160 runs in the World Cup match played at the MCA Stadium in Pune on Wednesday. The England team has tasted victory in the World Cup 2023 after losing 5 consecutive matches. With this defeat, the Netherlands team is out of the 2023 World Cup. England scored 339 runs losing 9 wickets in the stipulated 50 overs and set a target of 340 runs for Netherlands. Ben Stokes scored the highest score of 108 runs for England. Stokes hit 6 fours and 6 sixes in his innings. In reply, Netherlands team was out for 179 runs. Moeen Ali and Adil Rashid took 3-3 wickets for England. David Willey took 2 wickets. Chris Woakes got 1 wicket.

England scored 339 runs thanks to Stokes’ century

With the help of Ben Stokes’ brilliant century, England had scored 339 runs for 9 wickets in the first ODI. Both teams are out of the title race in the ongoing World Cup, but the top seven placed teams in the World Cup, except Pakistan, will qualify for the Champions Trophy. The Champions Trophy will be held in Pakistan in 2025 and Pakistan has qualified as the host.

England scored quickly in the last over.

Opener Dawid Malan gave England a flying start when he scored 84 off 74 balls with 10 fours and two sixes, while Stokes, who scored 108 off 83 balls, provided stability to the team in the middle order and provided pace in the final overs. Scored runs. Stokes got good support from Woakes in the final overs, who scored 51 runs in 45 balls.

Bairstow and Malan started.

batting first Jonny Bairstow and Malan gave a fast start to England. Malan hit three consecutive fours to Logan Van Beek in the second over. He continued his attack against spinner Aryan Dutt (2/67) and hit two more fours through cover and gully in the next over. Netherlands got its first success in the seventh over when Paul van Meekeren took a brilliant catch of Bairstow off Dutt’s ball. Catch.

Van Beek dismissed Root

However, this wicket did not affect England’s batting. Malan hit three fours in Van Beek’s over, taking England’s score to 70 runs in 10 overs. He completed his half-century in 37 balls. The former captain was batting cautiously in the partnership between Root and Malan, while Malan hit the first six of the innings against Roelof van der Merwe. Van Beek broke the 85-run partnership by dismissing Root.

Become a victim of Vox de Lide

Malan was also run out in the next over. Harry Brook (11 runs), captain Jos Buttler (5 runs) and Moeen Ali (4 runs) once again failed to impress. England scored 192 runs at the loss of six wickets in 36 overs. After this, Stokes and Woakes made a partnership of 129 runs and took the team beyond 300 runs. Stokes was dismissed by Van Beek, while Woakes was dismissed by De Leede.