Ireland cricket team to face the Netherlands, Windies and Papua New Guinea (PNG) team and winners of the world cricket league division two which is yet to be decided in the group stage on World cup Qualifying tournament.
As per Fixtures of Qualifying Match of World cup 2019 will be starting from the 4th March in Zimbabwe.
From World cup Qualifier The top three in each of the two pools go through to a Super Six competition, from which two will go through to the 2019 World Cup in England and Wales.
“It is going to be a really hard-fought tournament with nearly all the sides in with a genuine chance of qualification,” said Ireland skipper William Porterfield.
“It is a pity there are only two places up for grabs.
“We have got a good record against the West Indies, beating them in the 2015 World Cup, so we’ll take confidence from that.
“The Netherlands have got some big players back in recent times, so they will be tough, while Papua New Guinea are improving all the time.”
ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifiers 2018
Group A: West Indies, Ireland, Netherlands, Papua New Guinea, ICC World Cricket League Division 2 winners.
Group B: Afghanistan, Zimbabwe, Scotland, Hong Kong, ICC World Cricket League Division 2 runners-up.