Eire and Scotland’s ladies’s groups will return to motion subsequent month after they meet for a 5‑match collection in Spain. The collection will probably be two 50 Over matches and three T20Is between November 20th and November 29th. The Rachael Heyhoe-Flint Oval at La Manga in Spain will host all of the matches.
Either side introduced their squads on Thursday morning. The Ireland squad sees first senior name ups for 4 gamers, Zara Craig, Georgina Dempsey, Amy Hunter and Jane Maguire. A number of senior gamers together with wicketkeeper Mary Waldron are unavailable, as an alternative enjoying membership cricket within the Southern Hemisphere.
The Scotland squad is led by sisters Kathryn and Sarah Byrce, who’re captain and vice-captain respectively. Each have not too long ago been in motion in England within the Rachael Heyhoe-Flint Trophy, the place Sarah Bryce ended second on the general run charts with 395 runs in 6 matches.
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Neither facet has had any aggressive fixtures since August 2019 after they contested the T20 World Cup Qualifier in Scotland. In that match, Eire completed third while the hosts completed fifth, each lacking out on the ultimate match.
Eire had been beforehand as a consequence of contest the 50 Over World Cup Qualifier in June in Sri Lanka, in addition to a quadrangular collection in Thailand. Nonetheless, each had been postponed by the coronavirus pandemic.
While Eire accomplished their home competitors over the summer time, Scotland’s regional collection had solely two matches as a consequence of rising COIVD-19 instances. A Scotland ‘A’ squad was capable of full matches towards Yorkshire. Either side will probably be significantly eager for match observe, forward of subsequent 12 months the place either side are anticipated within the European Regional Qualifiers for the 2022 T20 World Cup. Eire may also contest the rescheduled 50 Over World Cup Qualifier.
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