Photo Album: HCC Den Haag v Excelsior '20 Schiedam
Usman Malik starts with a boundary
Bowler Bijloos gets even and Malik is caught behind
Ollie Klaus bowling from the City End
Fred Klokker steps across to play to leg
Klokker gets away with an inside edge
Mark Cleary slashes at a widish delivery
Cleary hits Klaus for six...
...and then plays a gentle squeeze shot through the gully
Klokker tries to put away a high full toss...
...but is well caught by Bijloos at extra cover
A blistering four by Daan van Bunge
Feiko Kloppenburg in full swing
Cleary edges Kloppenburg to Smits
Ollie Klaus misjudges this chance from van Bunge at long off
Hey, wait a sec...
...that ball is still in the air...
Keeper Smits can't hold on to an edged shot by Schewe
Willem de Kempenaer sets it straight soon after
Zaffy Chaudhay drives square
Runs through the covers for Luuk van Troost
Van Troost takes on the bowling
That's a big six!
Zaffy is trapped in front by Dean Brownlie
Tom Heggelman can't really get to a Brownlie delivery...
Meanwhile van Troost keeps getting at the HCC bowlers
Adam Woutersen plays through point
That's one of van Troost's four sixes
Woutersen pulls straight to square...
...where van Niekerk has been waiting
Van Gelderen sees a quick single here...
...but is only halfway when Kloppenburg breaks the wicket off Myburgh's throw
Van Troost belts another one...
...but gives Myburgh a straightforward catch
Usman Malik completely deceives Stephan Myburgh
Malik just misses Patrick van Niekerk's wicket
Usman Malik in action
The first of a series of well-placed loops and skyers by van Niekerk
A testing delivery for van Niekerk by Cleary
Feiko Kloppenburg clears the grass
A straight boundary for van Niekerk
Kloppenburg belts Haider Khan for six
Van Niekerk takes the Excelsior attack apart
Kloppenburg is out of his ground after a massive lbw appeal and is run out by Malik's direct hit
Dean Brownlie goes for a more gentle approach
The score board has given up, but not van Niekerk!
This delivery from Haider Khan goes straight into the crowd
A shortish one from Heggelman goes into the nets
A couple of balls later Brownlie chooses the same route
A fine square drive by Brownlie
Tom de Grooth plays through the covers
Cleary first bowls a fierce bouncer to van Niekerk...
...followed by a slower one that is lofted to Malik at mid off. Classic stuff!
A fine boundary shot by Willem de Kempenaer
Mark Jonkman scores four more around the corner
And with a straight four Jonkman ends an entertaining match!