The Netherlands secured their spot in the World Cup’s final round by defeating the two-time world champions West Indies in the qualifiers.
An Indian cricket fan greeted the Netherlands cricket team at Bengaluru Airport with heartfelt chants before their warm up match. This fan stopped one of the Netherlands’ star players, reciting a special mantra. The Dutch player patiently waited, showing respect for the fan’s gesture, before continuing.
On the social media platform X, Netherlands, touched by this experience, shared the video and expressed gratitude for the blessings received at Begamlur Airport.
The Netherlands secured their spot in the World Cup’s final round by defeating the two-time world champions, the West Indies, in a thrilling qualifying battle. A buzz among fans ensued over the Netherlands players’ invitation for net bowlers, seeking talented young cricketers capable of delivering at 120 km/h or possessing the art of spin. These invitees joined the Netherlands’ World Cup camp, adding excitement to the team’s preparations in India.
Netherlands, captained by Scott Edwards, had earlier set up camp in Alur, Andhra. They engaged in a practice match against Karnataka, with an intense showdown resulting in Karnataka’s victory by a single wicket.
The team is set to kick off their World Cup journey against Pakistan on October 5, while India is scheduled to face the Netherlands on November 12.
Last Updated on September 28, 2023
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