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The Dutch men’s selection for the ICC Men’s CWC Super League series against Ireland is known. National coach Ryan Campbell has selected 15 players for the three one-day international matches that will take place on Wednesday 2, Friday 4 and Monday 7 June in Utrecht at Kampong.
Selected players CWC Super League Series against Ireland:
Pieter Seelaar (captain, VOC), Scott Edwards (VOC), Max O’Dowd (VOC), Bas de Leede (VCC), Logan van Beek (VCC), Philippe Boissevain (VCC) , Vivian Kingma (VCC), Stephan Myburgh (Punjab CCNR), Saqib Zulfiqar (Punjab CCNR), Ben Cooper (VRA), Tobias Visée (HBS), Musa Nadeem Ahmad (HCC), Timm van der Gugten (Glamorgan), Fred Klaassen (Kent), Brandon Glover (Northamptonshire).
Ryan Campbell (Head Coach), James Hilditch (Assistant Coach & Analyst), Gary Kirsten (Assistant Coach), George Dunlop (Physio).
National coach Ryan Campbell:
“Our first appearance in this much-discussed Super League is without a doubt the most important page in the history of Dutch cricket. We hope to open this first chapter against our Irish friends and opponents with a competitive series. We are delighted to see Timm van der Gugten, Freddie Klaassen and Brandon Glover return from their county cricket in England, and I expect them to join Logan van Beek and Vivian Kingma, the latter of whom are in excellent form so far this season so far stabs, form an ironclad attack. At the same time, we continue to invest in our young talents. I was able to add Musa Nadeem Ahmad to our now long list of recent debutants. He is in great shape this season in the Top Class,
This will undoubtedly be an extremely tough series of matches, but I know the players are all set and it could be a week of very exciting cricket! ”
All three matches can be seen live on Ziggo Sport. The duels count towards the qualification process for the 2023 World Cup in India. The CWC Super League is the highest possible ICC competition in international cricket. It is therefore special that the Netherlands, as a relatively small cricket country, plays in the top 12 in the world.
Broadcast times The Netherlands – Ireland on Ziggo Sport
Wednesday 2 June The Netherlands – Ireland start 10.30
Friday 4 June The Netherlands – Ireland start 10.30
Monday 7 June The Netherlands – Ireland start 10.30
The Irish national team is headed by veteran Andrew Balbirnie, who will lead old hands William Porterfield, Kevin O’Brien and Paul Stirling to the field, among others.
The Irish squad consists of:
Andrew Balbirnie (Captain), Mark Adair, Gareth Delany, George Dockrell, Josh Little, Andrew McBrine, Graeme McCarter, Barry McCarthy, Kevin O’Brien, William Porterfield, Simi Singh, Paul Stirling, Harry Tector, Lorcan Tucker, Craig Young.