Namibia will be facing the Irish side for the eleventh match of the ICC men’s T20 World Cup. The match will be played at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, United Arab Emirates. Both the teams will be playing their third match of the season. This is going to be a good clash between two good teams who are looking to qualify for the next stage of the tournament. This match is going to be a very crucial match for both teams as this match can determine who can qualify for the next round of the tournament.
Namibia will be locking horns with the Irish side for the eleventh game of the series of ICC men’s T20 world cup. Currently, Namibia is sitting in the third position after beating the Netherlands. They will be looking to carry on this form and win their next match. On the other hand, Ireland is sitting in the second position after losing against the table topper of the group Group A. Ireland will be focusing on regaining their momentum after winning this match against Namibia.
The eleventh match between Namibia and Ireland will be played at Sharjah Cricket Ground, UAE. All the teams in Group A will be facing each other in UAE. Both the teams will be playing their third match of the competition against each other. This match is going to be very crucial for both teams. It is going to be a very tight match as both the teams will be focused to win this match
Fixture Name: Match 11, Namibia vs Ireland
Competition: ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021
Date: 22 October, Friday
Time: 3:30 PM IST
The 11th match of the competition between Namibia and Ireland will be played at the Sharjah Cricket Ground. The pitch is going to favor the bowling side as we saw in IPL that the pitch supports the bowling department. Due will also play a very important factor. After winning the toss the winning captain should go for bowling first.
It would be recommended to pick players from Namibia and Ireland on both teams as they are well-balanced and strong teams. As the pitch is going to be supporting the bowling depart it would be reasonable to pick more bowlers and all-rounders in your dream 11 teams. Player pick such as Paul Sterling and David Wiese can be the influential picks for your dream 11 team.
Wicketkeeper: Zane Green
Batsmen: Paul Sterling, Andrew Balbirnie, Gerhard Erasmus
All-rounders: JJ Smith, David Wiese, Jan Frylinck
Bowlers: Joshua little, Mark Adair, Craig Young
Ireland will be the favorites of winning this match against Namibia as they have a well-experienced and strong team as compared to their Opponents. Ireland will be looking to regain their form after losing against the table-toppers Sri Lanka. On the other hand, Namibia will be looking to maintain its form as they won their last match against the Netherlands. This match is going to be a very tight match as both the teams will be hoping to qualify for the next round of the tournament.
for Namibia, it would be important to be focused and win this match so that they can be one step close to the qualification. Stephan Baard, Craig Williams, and Zane Green will have to take responsibility in the batting department. On the other hand, JJ smith, Bernard Scholtz, and David Wiese will be leading the bowling attack.
Namibia’s all-rounder David Wiese has been great with his batting and bowling in this format. In his last match against the Netherlands, he was the man of the match as he played a phenomenal knock of 66 runs in 40 balls with a strike rate of 165. he also provide good bowling support to his team as he took one wicket with the econ. Rate of 8. in total he has scored 2931 in this format and also taken 209 wickets for his team. This time also he will be looking to provide support to his team and win the match.
Another Namibia all-rounder has been great with his bowling and batting for his team. In his last match against the Netherlands, he was great with his batting as he played a crucial inning by scoring 32 runs in 22 balls with a strike rate of 142. Gerhard has scored 1124 in 63 innings with a strike rate of 121 in this format. He has also been decent with his bowling as he has taken 16 wickets in 19 innings. He will be looking to continue this form and win this match for his team.
NAM Playing 11 (Likely)
Micheal Van Lingen
Ireland should keep their heads and focus on winning the next match against Namibia. They will be going on the pitch with full strength. Paul Stirling, Andrew Balbirine, Gareth Delaney, George Dockrell, Harry Tector, Kevin O’Brien, Simi Singh will be leading the batting attack. The trio of Joshua Little,Craig Young, and Mark Adair will be leading the bowling department
He has been the man who has been leading the batting department of the Irish team. Against Sri Lanka, he scored 41 runs in 39 balls with a strike rate of 105. He has been great for his team with his batting ability as he has scored 2160 runs in just 92 appearances and he has a strike rate of 129. this time also he will be looking to prove how value able he has been for his team with his batting.
The young Left-arm Fast medium bowler was great with his bowling against the Sri Lankan Batting order as he took four wickets. Joshua has been very valuable to his team as he has taken 43 wickets for his team in an equal amount of matches. He has been the backbone for his team balling department.
IRE Playing 11 (Likely)
Andy Balbirnie (c)
Neil Rock (wk)
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