ICC T20 World Cup 2021 Qualifiers: Papua New Guinea To Face Bangladesh in Group B of T20 WC 2021
Papua New Guinea has got the opportunity to play in T20 World Cup for the first time. They are quite excited to play for the first time on the stage of the World Cup. Papua New Guinea to face Bangladesh in the Group B of the ICC T20 World Cup 2021. If you want to play in the main round of the World Cup, you have to cross the hurdle of the qualifying round. The country will deal with Bangladesh there.
Bangladesh will play in Group B of the World Cup qualifiers. Bangladesh will be joined by Scotland, Oman, and Papua New Guinea. Although Scotland and Oman have represented the World Cup before, Papua New Guinea will be in the World Cup for the first time. They are set to play against an ICC full member team, said captain Asad Bhalla.
He said, ‘We are looking forward to playing against Bangladesh. They are full members of the ICC. I think it would be good to verify yourself by playing with the top team. We are competing with the best quality team here.
Papua New Guinea has burned a lot of wood to make it to the World Cup. In the last match of the qualifying round, they defeated Kenya by 45 runs and qualified for the World Cup from the net run rate.
Captain Asad said that the dream of leading the country on the stage like the World Cup is a dream come true. He also said that he is proud to lead the team in an event like the World Cup.
“It’s an honor,” Assad said. Going to lead the team in the World Cup. Staying with the team from the start, coming to the World Cup after playing the qualifying round. It’s like a dream come true. ‘
Papua New Guinea will face host Oman in the opening match of this year’s event. Their opponent in the second match is Scotland. Bangladesh will face Papua New Guinea in their last match in the qualifying round on October 21.
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