Namibia Squad for T20 World Cup 2021-

Namibia Squad for T20 World Cup 2021- Full Team List and Player Name, Namibia Full List of Fixtures, Schedule, Venue and ICC T20 WC Namibia Team Squad 

The International Cricket Council is organizing the seventh T20 World Cup in UAE and Oman. This 45-match tournament has started from October 17. 16 countries are participating in the biggest tournament of Twenty20 International. Namibia is also a part of the T20 World Cup and is in Group A of the qualifying round with Sri Lanka, Netherlands. Group B of the same qualifying round includes Bangladesh, Scotland, Oman and Papua New Guinea cricket teams.

Namibia Team Full Squad for ICC T20 World Cup 2021 

Two teams from each group of the first round will advance to the Super 12. The Super 12 match in the T20 World Cup is starting from 23 October. In this article, we are telling about Namibia’s Squad For T20 World Cup 2021. The Namibia Cricket Board has announced its 15-man squad. The T20 WC Namibian team squad consists of 7 batsmen, 2 wicketkeepers, 4 all-rounders and 2 fast bowlers.

  • Gerhard Erasmus (c)
  • JJ Smit (vc)
  • Stephan Baard
  • Karl Birkenstock
  • Michiel du Preez (wk)
  • Jan Frylinck
  • Zane Green (wk)
  • Jan Nicol Loftie-Eaton
  • Bernard Scholtz
  • Ben Shikongo
  • Ruben Trumpelmann
  • Michael van Lingen
  • David Wiese
  • Craig Williams
  • Picky Ya France

Mauritius Ngupita was named as reserve Player

ICC Men’s T20 World Cup Related Article 

Schedule 

All Team Squads 

Stadium List 

India vs Pakistan Match 

Points Table

ICC T20 World Cup Playing 11 and Player Name 

Namibia is entering the World Cup for the first time in 18 years. Last appeared in the 50 over the edition of 2003. The current Namibian Team Squad is led by Gerhard Erasmus. Who has adjudged the Player of the Tournament in the 2019 T20 World Cup Qualifier in UAE. Namibia is part of Group A along with Sri Lanka, Ireland and the Netherlands, and will feature in the first round of the tournament with their matches in Abu Dhabi and Sharjah.

The Namibia 15-man squad also includes former South African bowler all-rounder David Wiese, who will replace Zhivago Groenewald and JP Kotze after the retirements.

Namibia achieved full T20I status in 2018. To date, the team has played 22 Twenty20 Internationals, winning 18 of them. Erasmus is the leading run-scorer in the T20 format while John Frylink has taken the most wickets.

Full Namibia squad for the T20 WC

Batsmen

Stephan Baard, Karl Birkenstock, Jan Nicol Lofie-Eaton, Bernand Scholtz, Michael van Lingen, Craig Williams, Picky Ya France

Wicketkeepers

Michau du Preez, Zane Green

All-rounders

Jan Frylinck, JJ Smit, David Wiese, Gerhard Erasmus (c)

Bowlers

Ben Shikongo, Ruben Trumpelmann

Reserves

Mauritius Ngupita

Namibia T20 World Cup Fixtures 

18 October v Sri Lanka 

20 October v Netherlands 

22 October v Ireland 

Namibia Cricket Team Profile 

The Namibia national cricket team is the men’s team that represents the Republic of Namibia and is governed by Cricket Namibia, an Associate Member of the International Cricket Council since 1992 and became part of the High-Performance Program in 2007. They took part in the 2021 ICC T20 World Cup in Abu Dhabi and won their first-ever World Cup game against The Netherlands.

Namibia played the first T20I match against Ghana on 20 May 2019 and the last match was played against the Netherlands on 20 October 2021 at Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium, Abu Dhabi. So far Namibia has won 19 out of 24 Twenty20 Internationals matches and lost 5.

Team Name  Namibia National Cricket Team 
Captain  Gerhard Erasmus 
Coach  Pierre de Bryan 
First ODI  v Zimbabwe at Harare Sports Club, 10 February 2003 
Association  Cricket Namibia 
T20 World Cup Qualifier Appearances  3 (first in 2012)
Last ODI  v United Arab Emirates at Oman Cricket Academy, Al Amarat, 9 January 2020 
ICC Status  Associate Member with ODI status (1992)
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