newscricket4 months ago

ICC World T20 | Twitter reacts as UAE shock Namibia by 7 runs despite stunning David Wiese counterattack to hand Dutch Super 12s ticket

The final group A encounter between Namibia and the UAE provided a thriller for the ages as the latter emerged triumphant to ensure the Netherlands a Super 12s spot. David Wiese almost pulled off the impossible singlehandedly with his explosive knock and was left devastated after the game.
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newscricket4 months ago

ICC World T20 | Twitter reacts as Maheesh Theekshana 'shoots dagger' into Namibia's heart with epic sendoff for David Wiese

Some cricketers are simply born for the limelight as they thrive on the big stage under pressure and enthral audiences in one way or another. Maheesh Theekshana capped off his brilliant outing against Namibia with David Wiese's wicket and added salt to the opposition's wounds with an epic sendoff.
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newscricket1 year ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | We exceeded expectations and won lot of hearts, says Namibia coach Pierre de Bruyn

Namibia coach Pierre de Bruyn looked back at his team's T20 World Cup 2021 campaign with pride, and believed that they exceeded expectations and won a lot of hearts. Namibia will take on India in their last Super 12s clash at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Monday, November 8.
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newscricket1 year ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | ‘It was an excellent performance’ – Pierre de Bruyn feels Namibia ‘tested’ Pakistan in defeat

Namibia coach Pierre de Bruyn was highly impressed with his team’s overall performance against the T20 World Cup 2021 heavyweights Pakistan in Abu Dhabi on Tuesday. De Bruyn believed that the team gained immense experience and lessons from the 45-run defeat, which will help them going forward.
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newscricket1 year ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | We want to be competitive against teams like India, says Namibia coach Pierre De Bruyn

Namibia created history on Friday, securing a Super 12s berth at their maiden T20 World Cup with an emphatic eight-wicket win over Ireland in Sharjah. As for the team coach Pierre De Bruyn, the focus now lies on challenging major teams like India, Pakistan and New Zealand in the tournament.
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newscricket1 year ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | This is one heck of an achievement, says Erasmus after Namibia's historic win to enter super 12s

After Namibia registered an eight-wicket victory against Ireland on Friday, captain Gerhard Erasmus has stated that his teammates should be proud of what they have achieved in the tournament. Namibia will join India, New Zealand, Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Scotland in Group 2 in the Super 12 round.
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newscricket1 year ago

T20 World Cup | Twitter reacts as Namibia beat Test playing nation Ireland to qualify for Super 12s

Namibia defeated Ireland by eight wickets on Friday in Sharjah, and have now qualified for the Super 12 stage which starts on October 23. An unbeaten half-century from Gerhard Erasmus helped Namibia to join India, New Zealand, Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Scotland in Group 2 in the Super 12 round.
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newscricket1 year ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | We are desperate to go through to the next phase of the tournament, says Graham Ford

Ahead of Ireland's clash against Namibia on Friday in Sharjah, team's head coach Graham Ford has said that the team is desperate to enter the Super 12 stage. Ford also revealed about his chats with a few IPL coaches and how the tough scheduling has caused problems for the Ireland cricket team.
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newscricket1 year ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | I am exhausted, says David Wiese after helping Namibia chase 165 vs Netherlands

Namibia gunned down a 165-run target against Netherlands to register their first-ever win at the T20 World Cup 2021. Namibia were 3 down for 52 at one stage, however, David Wiese fired 4 fours and 5 sixes during his 40-ball stay for 66 runs, helping his team win the match with an over to spare.
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newscricket1 year ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | David Wiese named in Namibia's T20 World Cup squad

Former South Africa all-rounder David Wiese has been named in Namibia's 15-member squad for the upcoming T20 World Cup 2021 in the UAE and Oman. Namibia, who qualified for the tournament by finishing fifth in the 2019 Qualifiers, are placed alongside Ireland, Netherlands, and Sri Lanka in Group A.
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