ODI: Netherlands vs Bangladesh at Glasgow: Statistical Highlights

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- This game provides the first encounter between Netherlands and Bangladesh in the history of one day games.


- Netherlands victory by six wickets in this game represents its 23rd win in one day games and also its first against Bangladesh. This victory also represent Netherlands's first victory against a Test playing nation in one day games.


- Imrul Kayes's 52 in this game provide his fifth one day half century and sixth fifty. His other five fifties are - 101 vs New Zealand at Christchurch on 11.02.10, 76 vs England at Bristol on 12.07.10, 70 vs India at Dhaka on 07.01.10, 66 vs Pakistan at Dambulla in 21.06.10 and 63 vs England at Dhaka in 02.03.10.


- Imrul Kaye's 52 in this game provide the 75th occasion of a Bangladesh opening batsman scoring a fifty in one day games. It also represents the first fifty against Netherlands.


- Mushfiqur Rahim was dismissed for zero in this game. He collected the first ball duck in this game providing the 63rd occasion of a Bangladesh batsman collecting the first ball duck in one day games. He became the third Bangladesh wicket keeper to suffer such an ignominy. The other two batsmen are - Khaled Mashud vs Sri Lanka at Bogra on 20.02.06 and Diman Ghosh vs Pakistan at Lahore on 08.04.08.


- Mushfiqur Rahim collected his seventh duck as wicket keeper batsman. Khaled Mashud has most ducks - eight - a record for most ducks by a Bangladesh wicket keeper batsman in one day games.


- ES Szwarczynski and W Barresi scored 67 and 64 not out in this game providing the 50th and 51st occasion of a Netherlands batsman scoring a fifty in one day games.


- B Zuiderent was playing his 50th one day innings and celebrated the occasion by scoring 35 not out and was concerned with a 96 runs unfinished partnership for the fifth wicket. B Zuiderent earned the distinction of becoming the first Netherland cricketer to play 50 one day innings. He is also the first Netherlands cricketer to play 50 one day games. This game was his 50th one day game.


- ES Szwarczynski scored his seventh fifty when he scored 67 in this game. The other occasions are - 56* vs Ireland at Nairobi {Gym} on 05.02.07, 51 vs Canada at Toronto on 03.07.07, 53 vs Scotland at Dublin on 29.07.08, 55 vs Bermuda at Amstelveen on 08.08.08, 65 vs Afghanistan at Amestelveen on 01.09.09 and 84* vs Canada at Rotterdam on 05.07.10.


- He became the third Netherland batsman to score seven or more fifties in one day games. Others are - RN ten Doeschate {11} and B Zuiderent {08}.


- W Baressi scored his second one day fifty when he scored 64 not out in this game. His other fifty - 51 not out had come against Afghanistan at Rotterdam on 10.07.10. Thus his 64 not out in this game represents his highest individual score in one day games.