The Proteas didn’t revisit old World Cup habits. They just weren’t good enough across two matches, writes RYAN VREDE.
The Proteas suffered a shock 13-run defeat that cost them a place in the semi-finals.
The Netherlands sent South Africa crashing out of the T20 World Cup on Sunday with a stunning 13-run victory in Adelaide.
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Zimbabwe’s hopes of making the T20 World Cup semi-finals were all but dashed when they were beaten by the Netherlands.
The Netherlands claimed their first victory of the T20 World Cup Super 12 stage on Wednesday when they beat Zimbabwe by five wickets.
Pakistan thrashed the Netherlands in Perth to stay alive in the T20 World Cup.
Pakistan beat the Netherlands by six wickets in Perth on Sunday for a first win at the T20 World Cup.
India thrashed the Netherlands by 56 runs at the SCG.
Virat Kohli smashed a second successive half-century as India thrashed the Netherlands by 56 runs.
Bangladesh beat the Netherlands by nine runs in their opening match of the T20 World Cup.
Bangladesh won their first game in the second round of a T20 World Cup, with Taskin Ahmed taking 4-25, as the Netherlands imploded early and never recovered.
Sri Lanka qualified for the Super 12 stage of the T20 World Cup with a 16-run win over the Netherlands.
Opener Kusal Mendis slammed a 44-ball 79 as Sri Lanka beat the Netherlands by 16 runs.
The Netherlands beat Namibia by five wickets in their second match of the T20 World Cup.