Scotland captain Richie Berrington is trying ahead to a “nice event” towards defending champions England on the Males’s T20 World Cup on 4 June.
Australia, Namibia and Oman are the opposite opponents in Group B, with all of Scotland’s matches within the Caribbean as West Indies and United States co-host.
The highest two from 4 teams progress to the Tremendous Eight section.
Scotland have by no means performed England in a T20 however did win the last one-day international meeting again in 2018.
“It is an awesome draw for us to play, in England and Australia, two of one of the best groups on this planet, in order a squad we’re actually enthusiastic about that,” stated Berrington.
“It is an awesome alternative for us, particularly at a World Cup. Namibia and Oman are two glorious sides as effectively, which we have had nice battles with through the years.
“As we all know with these tournaments, a variety of the time in your day, if in case you have a superb day something is feasible. As a squad, we wish to hold constructing on the success we have had, notably in T20 cricket, so that is one other nice alternative for us to do that on the world stage.
“The sport towards England in 2018 was a big day for everybody concerned and I feel for everybody in Scottish cricket. It was among the finest atmospheres I have been concerned in throughout my profession with Scotland, to have the gang behind us like that at house.
“It will be an thrilling sport for us first up within the group, and hopefully we’ll get a number of individuals travelling out to the Caribbean to assist us as effectively, so it needs to be an awesome event towards the defending champions.”
Scotland, competing at their sixth T20 World Cup, are at present trying to find a head coach.
Doug Watson left the function he held on an interim foundation in June after steering the group to high spot within the European T20 World Cup Qualifier and narrowly lacking out on a spot on the 50-over World Cup.
“On the entire it has been a optimistic 12 months for us as a squad, with loads to remove from it,” added Berrington.
“Profitable the Cricket World Cup League 2 and enjoying in Nepal was actually particular. The fellows took a variety of perception from that marketing campaign, which was unfold throughout greater than three years, and that took us properly into the 2 World Cup qualifying campaigns.”
“The 50-over World Cup Qualifier in Zimbabwe was an awesome expertise, with a few large wins there towards Zimbabwe and West Indies, but it surely was clearly vastly disappointing to not recover from the road within the final sport, which might have taken us to the World Cup.
“For me, one of many highlights of the 12 months was the way in which the group bounced again from that disappointment in a short time, heading into the T20 Qualifier.
“To go and win that right here in Scotland as event hosts was very particular and one thing that we are able to look to construct on.”
T20 World Cup teams
Group A: India, Pakistan, Eire, Canada, USA
Group B: England, Australia, Namibia, Scotland, Oman
Group C: New Zealand, West Indies, Afghanistan, Uganda, Papua New Guinea
Group D: South Africa, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Netherlands, Nepal
4 June: v England, Kensington Oval, Barbados
6 June: v Namibia, Kensington Oval, Barbados
9 June: v Oman, Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, Antigua
15 June: v Australia, Daren Sammy Cricket Floor, St Lucia