Papua New Guinea Squad for T20 World Cup 2021

Papua New Guinea Squad for T20 World Cup 2021- PNG Team 15-Member Squad, Player List, Papua New Guinea 16-Man Squad for ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 

Here are introducing about Papua New Guinea Cricket Team Squad, Twenty20 Internationals (T20I) Performance, ICC Ranking, Player List and Profile. 

Papua New Guinea played its first Twenty20 International against Ireland on 15 July 2015 at Stormont, Belfast and the last T20I match was played against Scotland at the Oman Cricket Academy Ground Turf 1, Muscat on 19 October 2021. PNG’s ICC ranking is 18th in T20Is and 20th in One-day Internationals (ODIs). 

So far Papua New Guinea has played 30 20-20 international matches out of which 12 have won and 17 have been lost. Has participated in T20 World Cup Qualifier 4 times, first appeared in T20 World Cup in 2012. You can see the complete PNG Team Squad for T20 World Cup 2021. 

Papua New Guinea T20 World Cup  Squad, PNG Full Team Squad & Player List 

PNG Squad will be led by Assad Vala. Papua New Guinea Team squad will have to go through the qualifying round to make it to the Main Stage (Super-12) of the T20 World cup tournament. This team is placed in Group B with Bangladesh, Oman and Scotland. Here you may view T20 WC PNG Squad news and updates. Cricket PNG announced 15 Member squad for ICC men’s Twenty20 Worldcup. In the last 2019 T20 WC qualifier, PNG won 5 matches out of the six ground matches and eventually finished as runners-up. 

PNG squad for T20 World Cup –

Assad Vala (c), Charles Amini, Simon Atai (wk), Sese Bau, Kiplin Doriga (wk), Jack Gardner, Hiri Hiri, Jason Kila, Kabua Morea, Nosaina Pokana, Damien Ravu, Lega Siaka, Chad Soper, Gaudi Toka, Tony Ura, Norman Vanua 

Papua New Guinea T20 World Cup Schedule, Matches & Venue 

The Papua New Guinea cricket team has been placed in Group B of Round 1. From that, the team will have to beat their fellow rival teams (Bangladesh, Scotland and Oman) to qualify for the Super-12. As of now total 8 teams will play in the qualifying round and out of these 4 teams will enter the main stage of the tournament. In Group A, two teams from Ireland, Sri Lanka, Netherlands, and Namibia will qualify for the Super-12.

ICC T20 World Cup Related Article 

Schedule 

All Team Squads 

Stadium List 

India vs Pakistan Match 

T20 WC PNG Schedule 

17th October 2021 Oman vs Papua New Guinea, 3:30 PM at Oman 

19th October 2021 Scotland vs Papua New Guinea, 3:30 PM at Oman 

21st October 2021 Bangladesh vs Papua New Guinea 3:30 PM at Oman 

T20 WC 2021 Papua New Guinea Squad- PNG Full Team List & Player Name 

Batsman 

Assad Vala (c), Lega Siaka, Hiri Hiri, Sese Bau

Wicketkeepers

Kiplin Doriga, Tony Ura, Simon Atai

All-rounders

Charles Amini, Gaudi Toka, Jason Kila

Bowlers

Norman Vanua, Nosaina Pokana, Damien Ravu, Kabua Vagi-Morea, Chad Soper, Jack Gardner

The Barramundis have named a 16-member squad, led by their regular Skipper Assad Vala for the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021. 

This is the first time PNG will be making their ICC global tournament debut, kicking off their T20 world Cup 2021 companion with an opening clash against co-hosts Oman on 17 October. 

Vala’s PNG 15-Man Squad won 5 of their 6 Group Matches at the Men’s T20 WC Qualifier in 2019. And they finished as runners-up, losing the final to the Netherlands. 

In April 2018, the ICC decided to grant full Twenty20 International (T20I) status to all its Members. Therefore, all Twenty20 matches played between Papua New Guinea and other ICC members since 1 January 2019 have been a full T20I.

See More about PNG National Cricket Team here 

Therefore first you see Papua New Guinea Squad for T20 World Cup 2021 and Player List Schedule & Venue. You can also view T20 World Cup PNG Team Squad and the 16-men Squad Player Name. You can ask any query by putting comments here. 

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