New Zealand vs Namibia Highlights Today, Friday 5-11-2021. 36th Match, Group 2, ICC Men’s T20 World Cup, from Sharjah Cricket Stadium.
New Zealand will bat first after losing the toss.
Erasmus says: “The pitch looks good and small dimensions make it difficult to defend. Two changes for Namibia. Jan Frylinck is out because of dehydration. Shikongo is out as well. Birkenstock and Scholtz are in.
Kane Williamson says: “Looks like a typical Sharjah surface of late. So, we are looking forward to put on some runs. Lockie is recovering well. We have got the same team.”
New Zealand team: MJ Guptill, DJ Mitchell, KS Williamson*, DP Conway†, GD Phillips, JDS Neesham, MJ Santner, AF Milne, TG Southee, IS Sodhi, TA Boult.
Namibia team: SJ Baard, M van Lingen, CG Williams, MG Erasmus*, D Wiese, JJ Smit, JN Loftie-Eaton, ZE Green†, K Birkenstock, R Trumpelmann, BM Scholtz.
(last five completed matches, most recent first)
New Zealand: WWLWL
Match Timings: 10:00 GMT | 14:00 Local
Umpires – Paul Reiffel, Paul Wilson
TV Umpire – Ahsan Raza
Match Referee – Ranjan Madugalle
Reserve Umpire – Nitin Menon
Match number – T20I no. 1394 – ICC T20 World Cup 2021 36th Match