Nepal beat Afghanistan earlier this year.

T20I status for Netherlands, Nepal

The Netherlands and Nepal have been afforded Twenty20 International status by the International Cricket Council.

Richardson (left) - promising plans.

ICC to review anti-corruption safeguards

Chief executive David Richardson has countered suggestion that the International Cricket Council's anti-corruption and security unit is proving ineffective.

The Dutch celebrate on Friday.

Netherlands pull off ultimate coup

The Netherlands successfully chased a huge 190-run target in less than 14 overs to book a berth in the next stage of the World Twenty20 - and boot Ireland and Zimbabwe out of the competition entirely.

Cooper's half-century was in vain.

Taylor keeps Zimbabwe in WT20 reckoning

The cool, calm and collection of captain Brendan Taylor steered Zimbabwe to a tight five-wicket victory over the Netherlands in Wednesday's crucial World Twenty20 First Round Group B fixture at Sylhet Stadium in Bangladesh.

Cooper - Made 34 not out.

Cooper gives Netherlands the win

The Netherlands overcame a day of off-field drama on Monday to win their World Twenty20 qualifier against the UAE by six wickets in Sylhet, with controversial addition Tom Cooper proving the decisive player.