African sides to play warm-up for ICC WT20 Qualifier
Thu, Oct 27, 2011 3:58 PM
Cricket Namibia has confirmed that the bilateral series between Kenya XI and Namibia XI will take place in Windhoek in early November.
CEO of Cricket Namibia Graham McMillan stated, "This is a very important phase of the preparations for both ICC Associate countries in the run up to the ICC Global T20 Qualifiers in the UAE in March 2012.
"We feel at CN that this type of interaction is very important for our preparations as well as the popularizing the game in Namibia. We are sure that the National team will embrace the opportunity and perform to our expectations."
The series will be eight unofficial matches played in Windhoek. The first five matches will be played at the WHS Oval. The first four will be double headers with two matches a day. Match day one at WHS will be on Friday 4 November and the second double header will be on Sunday 6 November. The last match at WHS will be on Monday 7 November. The final three matches will be played at the Wanderer’s Club. These matches will take place on Thursday 10 November, Friday 11 November and Sunday 13 November.