THE multi talented fourteen-man cricket squad to represent Namibia at the World T20 Africa C qualifying tournament has been selected.
The squad will take part in the tournament to take place in Gaborone, Botswana, from 26 October to 4 November, 2018.
The event is the first of three qualifying tourneys which will be held before the World T20 Cup that will take place in Australia in 2020.
As part of the tournament, Africa has been divided into three sub-regions, with A representing West Africa, B for Central and Eastern Africa and C for Southern Africa.
The top two teams of each African region will qualify for an African final, where the overall winners will progress to the final qualifying round for 14 teams which will be held in November 2019.
Namibia will be joined in group C by Lesotho, Mozambique, St Helena, Malawi, eSwatini and Botswana.
The Namibian team consists of Lohan Louwrens, Michau du Preez, Niko Davin, Zane Green, Nico Loftie-Eaton, Pikky ya France, Wessel Myburgh, Mutumbe Mika, Tangeni Lungameni , Christopher Coombe, Bernard Scholtz, Colin Peake, Zhivago Groenewald and captain Jan Frylinck. Dee Thekur is the coach and Gareth Cloete is the team manager.