Dutch honkballers unbeaten continue on EK


Dutch honkballers unbeaten continue on EK

The Dutch honkballers are unbeaten remaining in the group stage of the european CHAMPIONSHIP in their own country. The team of Steve Janssen won Tuesday night also are the fifth group to duel by Sweden 8-3 to beat.

The Dutch Koninkrijksteam counted in Hoofddorp previously with Great Britain (11-1), Germany (10-2), Russia (3-1) and Czech republic (10-0).

In addition to Orange place also in Germany and the Czech republic for the next group stage. The numbers one and two of that winnaarspoule qualify for the finals of Sunday.

Defending champions the Netherlands take over the Thursday against Spain, Friday against archrival Italy and Saturday against Belgium, respectively the numbers one, two and three from the other pool.


Sweden took Tuesday night in the first inning brutally the lead against the defending champion. ly by two veldfouten of the Netherlands and three hits on the casting of Jim Ploeger took the Scandinavians a 2-0 lead.

Nick Urbanus scored in the third inning the first point (2-1), but in the gelijkmakende Swedish ensure non playing was the margin back to two after a tweehonkslag of designated hitter Matthew Merrifield.

An inning later put Orange the backlog to finally in a lead and it got the team a lot of help from the Swedes. Gianison maintain the books and Stijn van der meer came after a wild throw on the thuisplaat and Kalian Sams scored after a veldfout. Chadwick Tromp brought the state on a single by Randolph Oduber to 5-3.

Sweden knew then, at the end of the Ploeger and relievers Kevin Kelly, Berry van Driel and Tom, the Block is not more to score, while the Dutch slagploeg in the seventh inning, three points managed to make.

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