Namibia Opt To Bowl Against Scotland In T20 World Cup
Muhammad Rameez 1 month ago Wed 27th October 2021 | 10:24 PM
Namibia skipper Gerhard Erasmus won the toss and elected to field against Scotland in their first ever Super 12 match of the Twenty20 World Cup on Wednesday
Abu Dhabi, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 27th Oct, 2021 ) :Namibia skipper Gerhard Erasmus won the toss and elected to field against Scotland in their first ever Super 12 match of the Twenty20 World Cup on Wednesday.
Namibia, who are ranked a lowly 19, qualified for the second stage of the tournament at the back of two stunning wins in the qualifiers and Erasmus said they are raring to go in Abu Dhabi.
"It was an emotional group stage, and we had to regroup after that," Erasmus said at the toss.
Scotland, who suffered a 130-run rout against Afghanistan in their first Super 12 outing, are without captain Kyle Coetzer who is nursing a finger injury.
Teams Scotland: George Munsey, Matthew Cross (wk), Calum MacLeod, Richie Berrington (capt), Craig Wallace, Michael Leask, Chris Greaves, Mark Watt, Josh Davey, Safyaan Sharif, Bradley Wheal Namibia: Craig Williams, Zane Green (wk), Gerhard Erasmus (capt), David Wiese, Michael van Lingen, JJ Smit, Jan Frylinck, Pikky Ya France, Jan Nicol Loftie-Eaton, Ruben Trumpelmann, Bernard Scholtz Umpires: Adrian Holdstock (RSA), Rod Tucker (AUS)tv Umpire: Nitin Menon (IND)Match Referee: Javagal Srinath (IND)