Jersey announce squad for ICC Cricket World Cup Challenge League Group B
Jersey will compete with Uganda, Hong Kong, Italy, Kenya and Bermuda in Challenge League Group B over a three-year cycle of 15 matches.
The tournament fixtures listed below start with Jersey v Uganda on 2 December. Jersey's fixtures:
Monday 2 December: v Uganda
Thursday 5 December: v Hong Kong
Friday 6 December: v Italy
Monday 9 December: v Kenya
Wednesday 11 December: v Bermuda
Here we go again 😉 🇯🇪 🏏— Jersey Cricket (@cricketinjersey) November 23, 2019
Men’s National Squad on our way to Oman for Cricket World Cup Challenge League B.#backingred #RoadToCWC23@ICC @cricketworldcup pic.twitter.com/2dhduL76aY
Challenge League Group B is the first qualifying round for the ICC 50 over Cricket World Cup in 2023.
Jersey Coach Neil MacRae commented: ‘Following recent strong performances in the ICC Global T-20 tournament in Abu Dhabi, the squad will now switch their focus to 50 over cricket and will be determined to make a strong start to the ICC Challenge League Group B in Oman.’
Jersey squad: C Perchard (c), D Birrell, C Bisson, D Blampied, H Carlyon, J Dunford, N Greenwood, J Jenner, E Miles, R Palmer, W Robertson, B Stevens, J Sumerauer and N Watkins