Gerhad Erasmus will lead Namibia’s 15-part crew for the T20 World Cup to be held in the UAE and Oman in October and November. The selectors have likewise picked previous South African all-rounder David Wiese in the crew.
Wiese, who has played six ODIs and 20 T20Is for South Africa, meets all requirements to play for Namibia based on first plummet as his dad was brought into the world in that country. The crew incorporates the promising leg-turning all-rounder, Nicol Loftie-Eaton. Loftie-Eaton has played three T20Is for his nation, getting a singular wicket. Michael van Lingen and left-arm pace bowler Ruben Trumpelmann are different players to look out for.
In the interim, opener Jean-Pierre Kotze and spinner Zhivago Groenewald have resigned from global cricket, On the other hand, Niko Davin and Christi Viljoen have been forgotten about. Namibia, who qualified for the competition based on completing fifth in the T20 World Cup Qualifiers in 2019, will take on Ireland, Netherlands and Sri Lanka in Group An of the First Round of the opposition.
Squad: Gerhard Erasmus (c), Stephen Baard, Karl Birkenstock. Michau du Preez, Jan Frylinck, Zane Green, Nicol Lofie-Eaton, Bernard Scholtz, Ben Shikongo, JJ Smit, Ruben Trumpelmann, Michael van Lingen, David Wiese, Craig Williams, Picky Ya France