T20 World Cup: Namibia to face Ireland in today’s qualifier
ICC T20 World Cup Round One is underway. From Group A, Sri Lanka has qualified for the Super12 while it is yet to be decided which other team will move on to the next round. From Group B, Scotland and Bangladesh have qualified for the Super12.
Namibia, today, will face Ireland in the 11th match of the T20 World Cup qualifying round. This will be the match that will decide which will join the Super12 from Group A along with Sri Lanka.
Namibia played their last match against the Netherlands and claimed their first victory in the T20 World Cup. Former South African batsman David Weise’s 66 unbeaten off 40 deliveries led Nambia to the victory.
Ireland played their last match against Bangladesh which they lost by 70 runs.
Time: 03:00 pm PST
Venue: Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah
Gerhard Erasmus (c), Stephen Baard, Karl Birkenstock. Michau du Preez, Jan Frylinck, Zane Green, Nicol Lofie-Eaton, Bernard Scholtz, Ben Shikongo, JJ Smit, Ruben Trumpelmann, Michael van Lingen, David Wiese, Craig Williams, Picky Ya France
Reserves: Mauritius Ngupita
Andrew Balbirnie (c), Mark Adair, Curtis Campher, Gareth Delany, George Dockrell, Josh Little, Andrew McBrine, Kevin O’Brien, Neil Rock, Simi Singh, Paul Stirling, Harry Tector, Lorcan Tucker, Ben White, Craig Young.
Reserve players: Shane Getkate, Graham Kennedy, Barry McCarthy.
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