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T20 World Cup 2021 Netherlands squad: Full team list and player updates

T20 World Cup Netherlands squad
by Wisden Staff 3 minute read

Netherlands will be one of the teams featuring in Round 1 of the T20 World Cup 2021 – here’s the complete squad – full team list, injury updates, replacement players and reserves list for the T20 WC.

Netherlands made their first appearance in 2009, qualifying for the tournament in 2014 and 2016. In all, they have won five out of 12 games in the competition, with their best result being a Super 10 finish in 2014.

This year, they will feature alongside Ireland, Namibia and Sri Lanka in Group A of the first round. You can check the complete schedule and list of fixtures for all teams in the tournament here.

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T20 World Cup 2021: Netherlands squad news

The team will be led by Pieter Seelaar, who also captained them to one of the six slots in the T20 World Cup Qualifier in 2019. The side has a good mix of experience and youth, including 41-year-old Ryan ten Doeschate, who made his international debut back in 2001 and will retire from professional cricket at the end of 2021.

Other experienced players include Roelof van der Merwe, Ben Cooper and Colin Ackermann. The team includes two travelling reserves in Tobias Visee and Shane Snater.

Ahead of the start of the first round, the side played Scotland and Oman as part of the tournament’s official warm-up fixtures.

T20 World Cup 2021: Full Netherlands squad


Bas de Leede, Stephan Myburg, Max O’Dowd, Ben Cooper


Scott Edwards


Pieter Seelaar, Colin Ackermann, Ryan ten Doeschate, Roelof van der Merwe


Philippe Boissevain, Brandon Glover, Fred Klaassen, Logan van Beek, Timm van der Gugten, Paul van Meekeren


Tobias Visee, Shane Snater

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