Netherland’s men XI plays 4 T20I’s vs U.A.E.

Saqib Zulfiqar batting
Saqib Zulfiqar batting
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The Netherlands men’s XI and the U.A.E. will face off in 4 T20 Internationals in The Netherlands this week. This series will count towards the ICC MRF Tyres T20I ranking. The Netherlands finds itself in 13th position, the UAE occupies 16th place in the ranking.

Coach Ryan Campbell has selected a few young and talented players, like Tonny Staal and Hidde Overdijk from the renowned HCC cricket club in The Hague, Philippe Boissevain of Voorburg CC and Sebastiaan Braat who plays for the Schiedam-based team Hermes DVS. Pieter Seelaar is captain and Scott Edwards, who topped the batting in the inaugural European Cricket League club championship over the past week with some remarkable innings, will be the wicketkeeper.

 Fixtures (all matches start at 16:00 hrs / 4 pm)

  • Saturday 3 August, VRA, Nieuwe Kalfjeslaan 21B, Amsterdam
  • Monday 5 August, VRA
  • Tuesday 6 August, Voorburg CC, Groene Zoom 20, Den Haag/Voorburg
  • Thursday 8 August, Voorburg CC

 The Netherlands squad consists of the following players:

Pieter Seelaar (VOC, Rotterdam, captain), Scott Edwards (VOC, wk), Sebastiaan Braat (Hermes DVS, Schiedam), Vivian Kingma (VCC, Voorburg), Hidde Overdijk (HCC, Den Haag), Max O’Dowd (VOC), Tonny Staal (HCC), Ben Cooper (VRA, Amsterdam), Saqib Zulfiqar (ACC, Amsterdam), Stephan Myburgh (Punjab CCR, Rotterdam), Philippe Boissevain (VCC), Brandon Glover (VCC), Sikander Zulfiqar (ACC).

Staff: Ryan Campbell (head coach); James Hilditch (asst. coach); Brendon Parchment (asst. coach on 3 & 5 August); George Dunlop (physio)

Match referee: Kevin Gallagher (Ire)

Umpires per fixture:

03-Aug

05-Aug

06-Aug

08-Aug

Rizwan Akram

 

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Huub Jansen

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