In all honesty, the probability of that taking place is slim. Not solely does the 50-over format relatively stretch the probabilities in terms of outgunned groups sustaining a long-lasting problem, the occasions of the week simply gone have probably despatched a jolt of electrical energy by way of the broader England set-up.
Netherlands: LLLLL (final 5 accomplished matches, most up-to-date first)
Netherlands (potential): 1 Vikramjit Singh, 2 Max O’Dowd, 3 Tom Cooper, 4 Bas de Leede, 5 Scott Edwards (wk), 6 Teja Nidamanuru, 7 Pieter Seelaar (capt), 8 Logan van Beek, 9 Shane Snater, 10 Aryan Dutt, 11 Vivian Kingma.
England (potential): 1 Jason Roy, 2 Phil Salt, 3 Dawid Malan, 4 Jos Buttler (wk), 5 Eoin Morgan (capt), 6 Liam Livingstone, 7 Sam Curran, 8 Moeen Ali, 9 Brydon Carse, 10 Adil Rashid, 11 Reece Topley
Amstelveen guarantees brief straight boundaries and barely longer hits sq., which can significantly lend itself to Roy’s model of straight-lined bludgeoning. Morgan described the pitch and outfield as “rock-hard”, which suggests runs, and loads of them. The climate is ready to be scorching.
“It is perhaps a scar for England however for us, it is simply joyful recollections. We’re enjoying a distinct format right here and England at the moment had been in a distinct mindset in white-ball cricket to the place they’re now. A 3rd win could be incredible.”
Pieter Seelaar has fond recollections of upsetting England within the 2009 and 2014 T20 World Cups
“We sat again in our resort watching it on a cellphone, ball-by-ball, watching guys that we have performed with over time produce pictures and apply a way that we have utilized in probably the most tough of circumstances. Check match cricket is extremely powerful so to peel again these challenges and play within the method that they did is a big credit score to the dressing rooms for creating an setting the place folks really feel comfy sufficient to do this.”
Eoin Morgan admits his squad have been motivated by the way of their red-ball counterparts have performed in opposition to New Zealand