Dutch baseball team in WBC second round

The Dutch national baseball team is through to the second round of the World Baseball Classic in Puerto Rico after beating the powerful Dominican Republic for the second time.

Tuesday night’s 2-1 victory stunned the baseball world because the Dutch team is made up of unknowns and the Dominican Republic has a number of major league players, reports news agency AP.
Baseball is known as honkbal in the Netherlands.
For a full match report, click here

Thank you for donating to DutchNews.nl.

We could not provide the Dutch News service, and keep it free of charge, without the generous support of our readers. Your donations allow us to report on issues you tell us matter, and provide you with a summary of the most important Dutch news each day.

Make a donation