Netherlands to host Namibia, Ireland and FairBreak in Summer 2022

The Netherlands Women’s cricket team is charging up for a summer full of international cricket at home. The Dutch women have been shining with a first-ever T20I win over Ireland in 2020 summer and also playing some competitive cricket with Sri Lanka and Scotland. Now, they are all set to play Namibia, Ireland, and FairBreak at home this summer.

 

Netherlands to host Namibia, Ireland and FairBreak in Summer 2022. PC: Twitter
Netherlands to host Namibia, Ireland and FairBreak in Summer 2022. PC: Twitter

Namibia Women’s tour of Netherlands 2022

27 June: 1st T20I
28 June: 2nd T20I
28 June: 3rd T20I
30 June: 4th T20I
01 July: 5th T20I

Ireland Women’s tour of Netherlands 2022

Ireland will be touring the Netherlands for three One Day Internationals this August. The teams have a long history of cricket where they have locked horns several times. The last 3 ODI matches date back to 2006. Ireland won two of the three matches and the remaining was washed off by rain.

Schedule:

Match Date Time Venue
1st ODI 22nd August 11:00 local VRA, Amstelveen
2nd ODI 24th August 11:00 local VRA
3rd ODI 26th August 11:00 local VCC

Netherlands Vs FairBreak – 3 T20s

FairBreak will visit the Netherlands for a three-match T20 series in late August and early September. FairBreak is an organization founded by Shaun Martyn. The organization fights for equal rights for men and women. FairBreak made it to the news when it organized a 35-country tournament in Dubai in May 2022 where two Dutch players, Sterre Kalis and Babette de Leede also participated.

Schedule:

Match Date Time Venue
1st T20 31st August 15:00 local VRA
2nd T20 01st September 15:00 local VRA
3rd T20 02nd September 15:00 local VRA
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“Playing the Fairbreak organization is fantastic. FairBreak has given great opportunities for Associate countries’ players in the women’s game to show their skills against the world’s best. Shaun Martyn and his team have been inspirational to women cricketers around the world, and it will be an honour to play them in a three-game series which will bring women from all parts of the world together. On the field again it’s a great chance for the team to showcase their skills in front of our home supporters.” Said Shane on Netherlands playing FairBreak.

Deitz further added, “We have a fantastic summer of cricket ahead for the team with great opportunities in T20 and 50 over cricket all at home in front of our home supporters. The girls have worked really hard over the winter and early in the summer and are ready for the international summer ahead.”

“Building on from a great tour in Zimbabwe at the end of 2021 where the team showed that we can be competitive against higher-ranked teams we have a chance again to take on some quality opposition on our home grounds.”

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