Netherlands vs South Africa Head to Head Records- ICC T20 World Cup 2024, Match 16

Published - 08 Jun 2024, 11:27 AM

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The Netherlands and South Africa are set to clash with each other in their next match of the ICC T20I World Cup 2024. The Netherlands vs South Africa game takes place on Saturday, June 8. 

Netherlands and South Africa are part of Group D in the tournament. Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, and Nepal are other teams in the same group. 

All these teams will collide with each other in the first round. Later, the top two teams in the points table will qualify for the Super 8 stage. Ahead of the Netherlands vs South Africa game, below we look at head-to-head records between both sides. 

Netherlands vs South Africa Head to Head Records- Match 16, ICC T20 World Cup 2024

Stats Matches Netherlands Won South Africa Won No Result
Overall 2 1 1 0
At Nassau County International Cricket Stadium, New York 0 0 0 0
In the last 5 matches 2 1 1 0
In ICC T20 World Cups 2 1 1 0
In United States 0 0 0 0

Netherlands vs South Africa Head-to-Head Records: Key Statistics

According to Netherlands vs South Africa head-to-head records, both sides have faced each other in 2 T20I games. Both of them won one game each. 

Both teams have also clashed in 8 ODI games, out of which, the Netherlands won 1 game while Proteas won 6 matches. One match ended in no result. 

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Netherlands vs South Africa Head-to-Head Records: Recent 5 Encounters

Both teams are yet to clash in five T20I games. They have only faced each other twice. The upcoming game in T20 World Cup 2024 is the third T20I clash between both sides. 

However, if we consider the recent five games in both formats, the Netherlands has won 2 games and South Africa has won 2 games. One game ended with no result. 

Netherlands vs South Africa Head-to-Head Records: Key moments and stand-out performances

Netherlands and South Africa have only clashed twice in T20Is and both games took place during T20 World Cups (2014 and 2022). If we analyze both games, Stephan Myburgh is the leading run-getter for the Netherlands with 88 runs. 

He also slammed the top knock of 51. In bowling, former pacer Ahsan Malik has the most 5 wickets. He clinched a five-wicket haul in the 2014 World Cup. 

Talking about South Africa, former opener Hashim Amla mustered the most 43 runs against the Netherlands, as he shattered a 43-run knock in the T20 World Cup 2014.

No Proteas batter has a fifty against the Netherlands. Among bowlers, Imran Tahir has clinched the most 4 wickets. The former South Africa spinner also clinched a 4-wicket haul against Netherlands. 

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Interestingly, the Netherlands have defeated South Africa in the recent two World Cup clashes. South Africa is far more experienced and powerful than the Netherlands on paper. 

However, the Netherlands have found a way to outplay them. Like the previous two T20I games between both sides, the upcoming encounter also takes place at a neutral venue. 

Conclusion

South Africa and the Netherlands have only faced each other two times in T20I World Cups and won one game each. According to T20I stats, they are equal. Now, both teams have a chance to grab a 2-1 lead in head-to-head clashes.

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