1st ODI: IRE vs NED on 02.06.2021.
Van der Gugten: 49 & 25/1 (9).
Van Beek: 29 & 44/2 (10).
Max O Dowd: 23.
Seelar: 27/3 (9).
Klaassen: 28/1 (10).
Simi Singh: 45 & 28/1 (10).
Young: 34/3 (10).
Little: 32/3 (10).
2nd ODI: IRE vs NED on 04.06.2021.
Max O Dowd: 36.
Bas de Leede: 23.
Scott Edwards: 23.
Van Beek: 22 & 34/1 (7).
Seelaar: 38/1 (9).
Young: 18/4 (9.2).
Little: 39/4 (10).
McBrine: 28/1 (10).
Highest Run Getter:
Stirling: 121 runs (2 matches). (Scored 2 50s in 2 Run Chases).
Balbirne: 67 runs (2 matches). (Looked promising in 2nd ODI).
Max O Dowd: 59 runs (2 matches). (Got starts in both matches failed to convert).
Van Beek: 51runs (2 matches). (Needed to step up due to 2 Top order failures).
Highest Wicket Taker:
Young: 7 wickets (2 matches). (Was the pick of the bowlers in 2nd game).
Little: 7 wickets (2 matches), (Hard to score of, best bowler in Ireland team).
Seelaar: 4 wickets (2 matches). (Bowled well and got wickets against the run of play).
Van Beek: 3 wickets (2 matches). (Decent yet not so impressive).
H2H Records: In 12 H2H Matches Ireland leads by 8:3 against Netherlands.
The 2 sides last faced each other way back in 2013 but recently their A sides featured in a 3 Match series where the Ireland A beat Netherlands A 2-1. Some of the performers in that series are:
Harry Tector: 128 runs (3 inns).
George Dockrell: 56 runs, 1 wicket (3 inns).
Graeme McCarter: 9 wickets (3 inns).
Craig Young: 5 wickets (3 inns).
Tobias Visée: 75 runs (3 inns).
Logan van Beek: 59 runs, 2 wickets, (2 inns).
Scott Edwards: 56 runs (3 inns).
Vivian Kingma: 5 wickets (2 inns).
Also, Netherlands played a series against Scotland in May 2021.
Max O’Dowd: 90 runs (2 inns).
Scott Edwards: 60 runs (2 inns).
Stephan Myburgh: 45 runs (2 inns).
Vivian Kingma: 5 wickets (Logan van Beek 2 inns).
Start: Mccarthy, Young.
Death: Young, Little (slow balls).
Start: Klaassen (left arm), Van Beek.
Death: Klaassen, Van Beek.
Ned: Stephan Myburgh, Max ODowd, Ben Cooper, Bas de Leede, Pieter Seelaar(c), Scott Edwards(w), Saqib Zulfiqar, Logan van Beek, Timm van der Gugten, Fred Klaassen, Vivian Kingma.
(Netherlands are expected to field the same Xi,however Kingma should be given a game ideally at the expense of Glover).
Ire: Kevin O Brien, Paul Stirling, Andrew Balbirnie(c), Harry Tector, George Dockrell, Lorcan Tucker(w), Simi Singh, Andy McBrine, Barry McCarthy, Joshua Little, Craig Young.
(Porterfield looked out of touch and ideally should be replaced with Kevin O Brien for the series decider. Also McCarter could be given a game.)
Batsmen: Stirling, Balbirne, Max O Dowd, Kevin O Brien.
All Rounders: Seelar, Van Beek, Simi Singh.
Bowlers: McCarthy, Little, Klaassen.
Safe C/Vc: Stirling, Seelaar, Max O Dowd.
Differential C/Vc: Little,Van der Gugten, Van Beek.
Risky C/Vc: Myburgh, Young, Kevin O Brien.
GL Pick: Kevin O Brien if he plays. You can also pick a bowler as a captain in GL.
Updated after toss....