World Cricket League: Jersey coach Neil MacRae targets division four title

Jersey gained all 5 in their fits in World Cricket League Division Five

Jersey coach Neil MacRae says his staff is in a position to successful World Cricket League Division Four subsequent yr after gaining promotion from the tier underneath.

The Channel Islanders had been topped division 5 champions for the 3rd time in South Africa on Saturday.

However, MacRae’s aspect had been relegated on every in their previous 3 tournaments at division four degree.

“This side is still young but they’ve got a lot of tournament experience now,” he instructed BBC Radio Jersey.

“I feel all-round we’ve got had numerous best performances. We’ve were given an overly robust crew and that crew can proceed to move on and win division four as neatly, after we transfer up.

“I feel the momentum has been development for a few years.”

Jersey will sign up for Vanuatu, Malaysia, Denmark, Bermuda and Uganda in division four in 2018, which is a part of the pathway against qualification for the 2023 World Cup in India.

MacRae has singled out 16-year-old Harrison Carlyon as one to observe going ahead after his 38 runs from 56 balls within the 120-run win over Vanuatu within the ultimate in Johannesburg.

“I feel we’ve got had a glimpse of the longer term. We noticed Jonty Jenner emerge a few years in the past and burst onto the scene, and I feel you might have observed a primary glimpse of what Harrison can do.”