Netherlands v Scotland ODI Series 2021: Squads, Players Fixtures – All you need to Know
The Netherlands v Scotland ODIs will be Scotland’s first since December 2019 when they faced the UAE in Dubai and represent an important milestone for Shane Burger’s team as they begin their preparations for the ICC T20 World Cup ahead of them in October.
Gus Mackay, CEO of Cricket Scotland said: "It’s been a long wait for the players and staff, but we have been working hard behind the scenes to ensure that the team are able to start playing international cricket again as soon as possible and we are delighted to be able to announce these matches against the Netherlands
“I’d like to thank everyone at KNCB who has worked so hard with us to make these fixtures happen while respecting all COVID-19 protocols. It’s great to be looking ahead to international cricket again after so long without a match.”
Roland Lefebvre, High Performance Manager of KNCB said: “The ODI matches against Scotland will be our first big games in the Netherlands for two years. It has been a big challenge to organize international cricket during the Covid pandemic but we are very pleased and excited to welcome Scotland on our shores and look forward to the contest which is part of our preparation for the first Super League series against Ireland in early June.”
The matches will be played on May 19th and 21st.
Scotland Squad: Kyle Coetzer (c), Richard Berrington (vc), Matthew Cross (wk), Calum Macleod, George Munsey, Dylan Budge, Mark Watt, Safyaan Sharif, Michael Leask, Craig Wallace, Ali Evans, Gavin Main, Hamza Tahir, Adrian Neill
Netherlands Squad: Tobias Visee (wk), Pieter Seelaar (c), Max ODowd, Stephan Myburgh, Ben Cooper , Bas de Leede, Scott Edwards, Vivian Kingma, Paul van Meekeren, Aryan Dutt, Philippe Boissevain, Logan van Beek, Saqib Zulfiqar
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