The Netherlands delegation discussed several matters and sought the implementation of a transparent and fair excise policy.
Spain will play in the semifinals of the Women's World Cup for the first time in their history and will face the winner of the quarterfinals between Japan and Sweden.
The Dutch certainly appear to be contenders again after losing to the United States in the World Cup final four years ago.
Tuesday’s match was Vietnam’s last in this year’s Women’s World Cup, its tournament debut. The Vietnamese finished 0-3 with no goals and 12 conceded.
The draw leaves both the Dutch and the Americans without a confirmed spot in the knockout stages, as they prepare for their final group-stage matches against Vietnam and Portugal respectively.
The meeting with the Netherlands ranked No. 9 in the world, marked Portugal’s first-ever tournament appearance.
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This is the fifth time that the Netherlands have qualified for the 50-over global event, having played in the 1996, 2003, 2007 and 2011 editions.
The right-hand batter from Vijayawada hopes his team qualifies for the World Cup so that he can play in India with his family members watching him from the stands.
Logan van Beek turned things around towards the end of the game to give the Dutch a famous win over their more fancied rivals.