Koninklijke Nederlandse Cricket Bond (KNCB) will be hosting UAE men’s national squad for a 4-match T20I series from Aug 03rd – 08th, 2019.
Netherlands and UAE will be part of the T20 World Cup global qualifiers in Oct/Nov 2019 in UAE, and the series will give them opportunity to further prepare before the ICC tournament, from which 6 team’s will progress towards the first round of T20 World Cup in Australia in 2020.
Netherlands were involved in a drawn T20I series at home against Zimbabwe recently, and the national squad also T20 matches on their tour of UK against some of the county sides after that. Netherlands players will also be involved in the inaugural edition of Euro T20 League in Aug/Sep 2019.
UAE tour of Netherlands T20I Series Schedule:
03rd Aug 2019: UAE vs Netherlands @VRA, Amstelveen
05th Aug 2019: UAE vs Netherlands @VRA, Amstelveen
06th Aug 2019: UAE vs Netherlands @Voorburg, The Hague
08th Aug 2019: UAE vs Netherlands @Voorburg, The Haque
UAE Squad: Muhammad Naveed (Captain), Rohan Mustafa, Ashfaq Ahmed, Rameez Shahzad, Muhammad Usman, Muhammad Boota, Zahoor Khan, Qadeer Ahmed, Ahmed Raza, Sultan Ahmed, Ghulam Shabbir, Darius D’Silva, Zawar Farid & Waheed Ahmed
Netherlands Squad: Pieter Seelaar (Captain), Sebastiaan Braat, Vivian Kingma, Hidde Overdijk, Max O’Dowd, Tonny Staal, Ben Cooper, Saqib Zulfiqar, Stephan Myburgh, Scott Edwards, Philippe Boissevain, Brandon Glover & Sikander Zulfiqar
Some of the other regular players from both the camps will be involved in the 2nd edition of GT20 Canada.