Rod Lyall - Page 1

Retired academic, now a journalist and commentator, mainly covering Dutch international and domestic cricket.
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Malaysia push the Netherlands all the way

An irrepressible Malaysian side fought all the way against the Netherlands in the second match of the T20I tri-series in Kathmandu on Sunday and, aided...

Plenty to look forward to in Scottish Cup draws

53 Scottish clubs are scheduled to play in this season’s two national men’s cup competitions, the Scottish Cup and the Challenge Cup, the draws for...

Good news on several fronts for Dutch cricket

So far-reaching were the governance issues underlying Wednesday evening’s general meeting of the KNCB that it would be easy for them to overshadow other developments,...

KNCB opts for collegiality and a new start

The pitch for Wednesday evening’s general meeting of the KNCB, the Dutch governing body, which had threatened to be a lively one, turned out to...

Netherlands: Escalation in KNCB governance dispute

Tensions leading up to the KNCB general meeting on 14 April rose last week, when club chairmen learned that a shareholders’ meeting of Cricket Nederland...

Structural integrity of the KNCB is a matter for concern

The general meeting of the KNCB, the governing body for Dutch cricket, which takes place next week, will face some critical choices about the organisation’s...

Without county stars, Netherlands pick a strong squad for Kathmandu

Even without his County-contracted players and New Zealand-based Logan van Beek – at least eight would very probably make the full squad for a big...

Betty Timmer to stand down as KNCB chair

With the papers so far circulated for the Spring General Meeting of the KNCB on 14 April comes confirmation that Betty Timmer is standing down...

Netherlands: Men’s Topklasse and Women’s Hoofdklasse to start on 1 May

After a further round of consultation with the clubs the KNCB is pressing ahead with its plans for men’s Topklasse and women’s Hoofdklasse competitions under...

Tristan Stubbs to join Excelsior Schiedam

As preparations continue for the scheduled start of the Dutch Topklasse on 1 May, Schiedam club Excelsior ’20 have announced that they will have 20-year-old...

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