The Namibia national cricket team is the men’s team that represents the Republic of Namibia. The Squad of the national cricket of Namibia is one of the most interesting squads amongst the others. The team is administered by Cricket Namibia. The Association will be responsible to handle the marketing and finance of the national team. Let us check Namibia Cricket Team Players Salary, Rules, Central Contract 2021-22, Highest Paid Cricketers.
Namibia is an associate member of the international Cricket Council since 1992. The team is also nicknamed as Eagles. the cricket team had performed in 2003 World Cup in South Africa. So check out the details of the cricket team.
Namibia Cricket Team Players Salary, Rules 2021-22
A central Contract is a deed for the active players of a team that incorporates the income of each player. Namibia Cricket team is governed by the Cricket Namibia. The Association regulates all the financial statutes and marketing of the national team. There has not been any update by the Cricket Association of Namibia for the Central Contract.
Here is the entire list of the players who will be featured as Cricket Team of Namibia. the table below consists of details of players like their Jersey number, their roles on the field as a cricketer and their formats for which they have signed the contract. Check out the list here :
|Name of the Players||Jersey No.||Format||Roles|
|Stephan Baard||14||ODI, T20I||Batsmen|
|Karl Birkenstock||92||ODI, T20I||Batsmen|
|Gerhard Erasmus||7||ODI (C), T20I (C)||Batsmen|
|Zane Green||48||ODI, T20I||Wicket-keepers|
|Jean-Pierre Kotze||32||ODI, T20I||Wicket-keepers|
|Jan Frylinck||49||ODI (VC), T20I (VC)||All-rounders|
|JJ Smit||12||ODI, T20I||All-rounders|
|Christi Viljoen||4||ODI, T20I||All-rounders|
|Craig Williams||46||ODI, T20I||All-rounders|
|Pikky Ya France||23||ODI, T20I||All-rounders|
|Jan-Izak de Villiers||—||ODI||Pace bowlers|
|Tangeni Lungameni||9||T20I||Pace bowlers|
|Ben Shikongo||47||ODI, T20I||Pace bowlers|
|Zhivago Groenewald||45||ODI, T20I||Spin bowlers|
|Mauritius Ngupita||—||ODI||Spin bowlers|
|Bernard Scholtz||1||ODI, T20I||Spin bowlers|
Namibia Cricket Team Central Contract 2021-22
Like mentioned above, Central Contract is a formal agreement between the Players of the team and the Association that specifies the terms, salaries and tenure of each players. New central Contracts have been declared by other boards like Australia, New Zealand, Sri Lanka. However, Namibia have not yet declared any such contract for its players.
We will give you an update about the same once we get the official news by sources, So stay tuned and turn on the notifications of our website.
Namibia Team Highest Paid Cricketers 2021-22
The highest paid cricketer for Netherlands cricket team is not yet known. Since the central contract is not been officially passed on the sources, it is difficult to analyze as to who is -highest paid cricketer in the team. We will update as soon as we get any information regarding the same.
What is the Current Status of the Namibia Team?
The Current ranking for the national Cricket team of Namibia for ODI as per ICC Rankings is 18th. The position for T20 for Namibia is 19th. The current captain of the team is Gerhard Erasmus. The team is coached by Pierre de Bruyn. In July 2011, the country competed in the ICC Twenty20 World Cricket League Africa Division One competition in Uganda, winning all eight group matches.
The current squad for playing ICC T20 Men’s World Qualifiers as per 2019 :
- Gerhard Erasmus (c)
- Jan Frylinck (vc)
- Stephan Baard
- Karl Birkenstock
- Niko Davin
- Zane Green
- Zhivago Groenewald
- Jean-Pierre Kotze
- Tangeni Lungameni
- Bernard Scholtz
- Ben Shikongo
- JJ Smit
- Christi Viljoen
- Pikky Ya France
- Craig Williams