eight of the game’s rising countries will tour to Zimbabwe for the B Qualifier for the 2022 ICC Men’s T20 World Cup.
The last two spots for this year’s match in Australia are up for grabs, and groups ought to hit the floor jogging in the week-long tournament.
Mirroring the ‘A’ Qualifier before in the 12 months the place UAE and Ireland booked their locations for Australia 2022, the ‘B’ Qualifier starts in Bulawayo on July 11.
Qualified for T20 World Cup 2022
The eight groups in Group B are divided into two companies of four, with the top two groups after the crew section progressing to the semi-finals. The pinnacle groups after team stage play will take on the second-place finisher in the contrary group, with the semi-final winners reserving their ticket for Australia. The groups will play in a last to decide which First Round team they will enter.
A aggressive field, Qualifier B appears a problematic proposition. The hosts return to qualifying after their suspension at some point of the closing cycle, whilst the Netherlands and Papua New Guinea, two individuals at the closing event proper, re-enter the area for qualification.
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A appear to the B Qualifier
Failing to impenetrable qualification for Australia by using advantage of a Super 12 spot at the event desirable ultimate year, PNG and the Netherlands are each drawn in Group B of the Qualifier.
The hosts are favourites for Group A, although they will face stiff opposition in the shape of the USA, Jersey and Singapore.
Group A Group B
Jersey Hong Kong
Singapore The Netherlands
USA Papua New Guinea
How every group at Qualifier B line up
T20I Ranking: 21st
If Jersey’s methods and success from the current Challenge League leg are something to go by, Chuggy Perchard’s facet should be the shock packet.
The attacking opening partnership of Harrison Carlyon and Nick Greenwood have been a pressure to be reckoned with in Uganda, and the facet went undefeated in 5 suits with the bowling team additionally extra than up to the task.
The facets in this tournament might also be more advantageous on paper, however Jersey’s three wins at the Qualifier in 2019 recommend they are succesful of sneaking into the semi-finals and a manageable spot for Australia 2022.
T20I Ranking: 20th
It’d be unfair to propose that Singapore’s qualifying hopes are definitely structured on Tim David’s involvement, although the all-rounder’s rumoured absence for the event makes the marketing campaign all the greater difficult.
Sans David, Singapore have tasted current success, and ought to take self belief from their drawn T20I collection with PNG in the lead-up to the event.
The aspect made 168 from their 18 overs in a rain-affected match, with Arjun Murtreja making a 45-ball seventy seven The spinning pair of Vinoth Baskaran and Akshay Puri blended for 5 wickets to stifle their opponents in an 18-run win.
With the bat, Surendran Chandramohan and Rohan Rangarajan will probably be entrusted at the top, with 21-year-old Janak Prakash a participant to watch throughout all three sides of the game. Known for his late hitting, Prakash will efficaciously play the function his lacking teammate does on the franchise scene.
T20I Ranking: 26th
The Americans have a 2024 spot locked up as co-hosts of that tournament, although the modern crop is together robust and will ask questions in the quest for Australia 2022.
Six-hitting record-holder Jaskaran Malhotra returns to the squad, and the facet seem mighty even barring Karima Gore and Ian Holland.
Captain Monank Patel appears in ominous shape with the bat, making three fifties in 4 innings in a tri-series in opposition to Namibia and Jersey, which include a knock of 96* from 58 balls, carrying his bat as the different ten guys fell round him.
Going bowling heavy in their squad, USA’s batting core appears set, with the likes of Steven Taylor, Aaron Jones, Malhotra and Gajanand Singh becoming a member of their skipper.
T20I Ranking: 12th
Recent collection defeats to Afghanistan and Namibia may additionally have requested questions of crew even though possibly the largest current alternate is on the teaching side, with Dave Houghton appointed as the new head coach, assisted via Lance Klusener. Former train Lalchand Rajput strikes into a technical director role.
Craig Ervine leads a aspect with marked global experience, and ought to bat in the pinnacle three in the back of Wessley Madhevere and Innocent Kaia. Sikandar Raza should
properly make a case for Player of the Tournament, and Sean Williams’ return is a large enhance to the side’s chances.
The structure information might also no longer be especially studying for the hosts, although the satisfactory of opposition in latest collection have to have organized a squad geared up to take on the tournament, solely helped by using enjoying in their very own backyard.
T20I Ranking: 24th
A facet that’s passed through a wide variety of shuffles in latest years, and having now not performed an legitimate T20I considering that March 2020, Hong Kong are arguably the largest unknown in Zimbabwe.
Babar Hayat’s availability in the match goes a lengthy way in supporting the team’s chances, and he joins Nizakat Khan as the largest threats with the bat. All-rounder Yasim Murtaza is a bolter for a T20I debut, whilst the group loses left-arm orthodox spinner Dan Pascoe to an damage at some point of their Challenge League day out in Uganda.
T20I Ranking: 18th
After the disappointment of the 2021 campaign, Netherlands journey to Zimbabwe determined for any other hazard to make amends.
Coach Ryan Campbell stays at domestic to proceed his recuperation, and the facet have a new captain in wicket-keeper Scott Edwards, after Pieter Seelaar’s retirement.
The facet is no longer at full electricity with each Roelof van der Merwe and Colin Ackermann on county duty, even though Fred Klaassen and Paul van Meekeren are in the squad after lacking their latest ODI Super League matches.
Tom Cooper and Stephan Myburgh furnish a enhance to the batting, although the structure of Max O’Dowd and Vikramjit Singh ought to nicely dictate their campaign.
Papua New Guinea
T20I Ranking: 19th
The shape information for PNG throughout each white-ball formats makes for unsightly reading, although the aspect certified for the ultimate T20 World Cup underneath comparable occasions and with many writing them off.
The facet have no much less than seven all-rounders in the XI at any given time, and whilst captain Assad Vala holds the key, the late hitting of Norman Vanua ought to bail them out of trouble.
Tony Ura’s 91* from simply forty balls towards Singapore can also simply be the knock that snaps the dasher out of his structure slump, and Vala will no doubt rotate the bowlers primarily based on early rhythm.