HomeNewsGermany set to host men's T20I quadrangular series

Germany set to host men’s T20I quadrangular series

Germany are set to host a T20I quadrangular series in May, against Spain, France and Norway. The tournament will be the first T20Is held in Germany

-

The Deutscher Cricket Bund (German Cricket Federation) has announced plans to host a T20I quadrangular tournament in May. Germany will play host to the men’s national teams of Spain, France and Norway.

The series is scheduled between May 13th and 16th. Matches will be played at the DCB’s new high-performance centre at Krefeld, the first international fixtures to be played at the facility. It will also be the first time that Germany has hosted a T20I.

Like many Associate cricket fixtures at present, the series is subject to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Should case numbers be too high in May, the DCB will postpone the matches until it is safe to play.

- Advertisement -

The fixtures will serve as preparations for the European T20 World Cup qualifiers later this year, in which all four nations will participate. Germany will play in Group B, scheduled for June in Finland. Spain, France and Norway will all play in Group A, scheduled for July, also in Finland.

All four nations will be in action for the first time in men’s internationals in over a year. Germany (ranked 33rd) and Spain (42nd) last played T20Is in March 2020 – the two sides drew a two-match series 1-1. Norway (40th) last played at the European T20 qualifiers in 2019, whilst France (unranked) have not played since 2018.

Further details for the quadrangular series, including fixtures and livestreaming, are expected closer to the event.

You’re reading Emerging Cricket — brought to you by a passionate group of volunteers with a vision for cricket to be a truly global sport, and a mission to inspire passion to grow the game.

Be sure to check out our homepage for all the latest news, please subscribe for regular updates, and follow EC on TwitterFacebookLinkedIn and YouTube.

Don’t know where to start? Check out our features listcountry profiles, and subscribe to our podcast.

Support us from US$2 a month — and get exclusive benefits, by becoming an EC Patron.

Tom Grunshawhttps://periodiccricket.sport.blog/
A chemist by day, Tom takes an analytical approach to the emerging game, with a focus on events in Europe.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

11 − nine =

Latest EC Podcast

Latest articles

Support EC

Follow us

30,957FansLike
698FollowersFollow
9,743FollowersFollow
504SubscribersSubscribe

Subscribe

Sign up for weekly updates.