When and where:
The T20I tri-series between Scotland, Netherlands and Irelands start from tomorrow. The first match will be played tomorrow (June 12) between Netherlands and Ireland at Hazelaarweg, Rotterdam. The clash will begin at 05:00 PM Local or 08:30 PM IST.
Scotland who is considered to be the toughest side will join the series on Saturday as they are currently facing Pakistan for two matches T20I series. The first two games will be played between hosts- Netherlands and Irelands followed by Scotland coming into action for the 3rd and 4th match with Ireland and then the Netherlands hosting Scotland for the last two fixtures.
Read on for NED vs IRE team news and NED vs IRE dream11 prediction.
The Hazelaarweg, Rotterdam is a good wicket which favors both batsmen and bowlers. A good contest between bat and ball is expected to take place tomorrow.
Avg 1st inn score: 144
Avg 2nd inn score: 136
Highest Total: 149/6 (20 Ov) by NED vs NEP
Highest Chased: 141/7 (19.4 Ov) by NEP vs NED
Lowest Defended: 149/6 (20 Ov) by NED vs NEP
Ireland will be led by new skipper Gary Wilson after W Porterfield stepped down from captaincy role. A 14-member squad flew to Holland on Monday. The squad is listed below.
Netherlands squad is yet to be confirmed. Timm van der Gugten, Roelof van der Merwe, Paul van Meekeren, Ryan ten Doeschate are the doubtful starters. Pieter Seelar will lead the team.
Stephan Myburgh will miss the match due to an ankle injury and so will M Rippon and Logan van Beek along with Tom Cooper as they have been not included in the squad.
R Ten Doeschate will also miss the match. S Snater and P van Meekeren might get to play. Roelof van der Merwe and Tim van der Gugten will also miss the first match and might feature in the second clash.
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Ben Cooper, Pieter Seelaar (c), Wesley Barresi, Scott Edwards, Sikander Zulfiqar, Fred Klaassen, Bas de Leede, Tobias Visee, Saqib Zulfiqar, Paul van Meekeren, Shane Snater, Max O Dowd
George Dockrell, Gary Wilson (c), Stuart Poynter, Andrew Balbirnie, Paul Stirling, Peter Chase, Barry McCarthy, Kevin O’Brien, William Porterfield, Boyd Rankin, James Shannon, Simi Singh, Stuart Thompson, Craig Young
The probable NED vs IRE playing 11 is listed below.
Wicket-keeper: S Edwards
Batsmen: Ben Cooper, Wesley Barresi, Sikander Zulfiqar, Bas de Leede, Max O Dowd/T Visee
All-rounder: P Seelaar, S Zulfiqar
Bowlers: S Snater, F Klaassen, P van Meekeren
Wicket-keeper: S Poynter
Batsmen: G Wilson, P Stirling, W Porterfield, A Balbirne
All-rounder: K O’Brien, S Thompson, S Singh
Bowlers: G Dockrell, B Rankin, P Chase, B McCarthy
For Netherlands, the key batters will be Wesley Barresi. He is the most run scorer for the team in T20Is.
For Ireland, all the eye will be on Kevin O’Brien, Paul Stirling, skipper G Wilson and W Porterfield for putting runs on the scoreboard.
In bowling, Boyd Rankin and G Dockrell will be the wicket-takers bowlers for the visitors.
In wicket keeping, both will be a good choice.
In batsmen, P Stirling, W Porterfield, G Wilson will be a perfect bet.
In all-rounder, you can choose K O’Brien.
In bowling, B Rankin and S Snater will be a safe bet.
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