Scotland T20 World Cup Squad 2021 will have an uphill task because they need to play the qualifiers round to play in the super 12 stages of the T20 World Cup 2021.
Scotland is one of the associate teams which will participate in the seventh edition of the T20 World Cup 2021 tournament which will start on Sunday, 17th October 2021 and the final of this T20 World Cup 2021 event will be played on Sunday 14th November 29021 at the United Arab Emirates and Oman.
For the T20 World Cup 2021 marquee event, Scotland T20 World Cup Squad 2021 was announced yesterday on 10th October 2021. For this ICC World T20 tournament, the former England batsman Jonathan Trott will be the batting consultant for Scotland in this T20 World Cup 2021 event in the UAE and Oman.
Jonathan Trott has gained the bulk of experience while he played for England in all three formats of the game. Trott was one of the best England batters in the International cricket arena. The bowlers and teams used to sweat to pick up the wicket of the former England batsman, Jonathan Trott.
The T20 World Cup 2021 Squad – Team Scotland
Scotland T20 World Cup Squad 2021 will be led by Kyle Coetzer and with the presence of Jonathan Trott as their batting consultant for the T20 World Cup 2021tournament, Scotland should look to use all the experience which Trott has with him. Jonathan Trott has played quite a few world cup tournaments for England along with the Ashes as well. So the Scotland T20 World Cup Squad 2021 has a lot to learn from him.
Scotland T20 World Cup Squad 2021 has a few players who have been retained from the Word T20 tournament which was played in India in 2016. Scotland has retained four players from the last T20 World Cup tournament. Josh Dave, Michel Leask, George Munsey, and Mark Watt played the World T20 in 2016 and for the T20 World Cup 2021, they have been named in the Scotland T20 World Cup Squad 2021.
Scotland T20 World Cup Squad 2021will also have five players who will be playing the T20 World Cup 2021 tournament for the first time. Dylan Budge, Chris Greaves, Hamza Tahir, Craig Wallace, Bad Wheal will be part of the squad in the World T20 Tournament for the first time in their career. These five players from Scotland’s team will eye to have a good tournament and qualifier for the super 12 stages.
The 17 member team of Scotland T20 World Cup Squad 2021 will also have three reserved players for this tournament. Chris Sole Oil Hair will miss out on this ICC marquee event. Sole will be on the list of reserved players and Hair will miss the tournament because he had sustained a shoulder injury while playing a match against Papua New Guinea on Friday and Hair will fly back to his home.
- The Scotland T20 World Cup Squad 2021 has a lot of depth in their side according to the team’s head coach Shane Burger. Scotland will play their first match of the T20 World Cup 2021 against Bangladesh in the round one. Apart from Bangladesh, Scotland will face New Papua Guniea and the joint hosts of the tournament, Oman. In the T20 World Cup 2021 event Scotland are placed in the Group B and only two teams will advance to the super 12 stage from this group. Scotland hopes to be one of those teams.
17 member Scotland T20 World Cup Squad 2021
Kyle Coetzer, Richard Berrington, Dylan Budge, Matthew Cross (wk), Josh Davey, Ally Evans, Chris Greaves, Michael Leask, Calum Macleod, George Munsey, Safyaan Sharif, Hamza Tahir, Craig Wallace, Mark Watt, Brad Wheal.
The reserves for Scotland in T20 World Cup 2021
Oil Hair will miss the tournament from the Scotland side. Michael Jones will be the replacement for Oil Hair. Michael Jones and Chris Sole will be reserved players in the Scotland T20 World Cup Squad 2021 for the T20 World Cup 2021 tournament.
The Fixtures of Team Scotland for the T20 World Cup 2021
- Scotland vs Bangladesh – 17th October 2021 in Muscat at 7.30 PM IST.
- Scotland Vs New Papua New Guniea – 19th October 2021 in Muscat at 3.30 PM IST.
- Scotland Vs Oman – 21stOctober 2021 in Muscat at 7.30 PM IST.
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Against how many teams will Scotland in the T20 World Cup 2021?
Scotland will play against three teams in round one. Scotland will play one match each against Bangladesh, New Papua Guniea, and Oman. These three matches will be played in Muscat.
Does Scotland have experience in their T20 World Cup 2021 squad?
Scotland is a new team at the International and that is why they have hired Jonathan Trott for the World T20 2021 tournament and the four players who have participated in this event in 2016. Josh Dave, Michel Leask, George Munsey, and Mark Watt played the World T20 in 2016 and for the T20 World Cup 2021, they have been named in the Scotland T20 World Cup Squad 2021.
Which is the most experienced team that will play against Scotland in the T20 World Cup 2021 event?
Bangladesh is the most experienced in group one. The Bangla Tigers can upset top team on their day. But still, Bangladesh will not take Scotland lightly when they will face them in the first match of the T20 World Cup 2021 on Sunday 17th October 2021.