The first ODI to be played in the USA soil will take place on 13 September, when the hosts face Papua New Guinea in the opening match of the second tri-series of the Cricket World Cup League 2.

The six match tri-series ees USA and Namibia make their debuts in the CWC League 2 competition, with Papua New Guinea participating in their second series. The countries will play four ODIs each in 11 days in Lauderhill, Florida, between 13 and 23 September.

The first tri-series of CWC League 2 took place last month when Papua New guinea failed to win any of their matches against Scotland and Oman. Scotland and Oman each won three games.

The match schedule and squads are as follows:

  • 13 September: USA v Papua New Guinea
  • 17 September: USA v Namibia
  • 19 September: USA v Papua New Guinea
  • 20 September: USA v Namibia
  • 22 September: Papua New Guinea v Namibia
  • 23 September: Papua New Guinea v Namibia
All games start at 09h45 local time.

USA: Saurabh Netravalkar (captain); Monank Patel; Karima Gore; Nosthush Kenjige; Sagar Patel; Nisarg Patel; Jessy Singh; Juan "Rusty" Theron; Aaron Jones; Elmore Hutchinson; Jaskaran Malhotra; Steven Taylor; Timil Patel; Xavier Marshall

Papua New Guinea: Assadollah Vala (captain); Tony Ura; Gaudi Toka; Lega Siaka; Charles Amini; Chad Soper; Kipling Doriga; Jason Kila; Norman Vanua; Hiri Hiri; Nosaina Pokana; Alei Nao; Simon Atai; Riley Hekure

Namibia: Merwe Erasmus (captain); Stephan Baard; Karl Birkenstock; Craig Williams; Jan Frylinck; Zane Green; Zhivago Groenewald; JP Kotze; Tangeni Lungamene; Bernald Scholtz; JJ Smit; Christi Viljoen; Pikkie ya France; Ben Shikongo