Shounak Sarkar - Page 1

Finance Professional by day & Emerging Cricket Writer by night. Passionate cricket fan and advocate of the Global Game!
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Olympics not an immediate priority says ICC Global Development Head

Speaking with Emerging Cricket in a long form interview recently, ICC Head of Global Development William Glenwright stated that while Olympics inclusion is...

First purpose built cricket ground in western Japan opens its doors

The first purpose-built cricket ground in western Japan is all set to open its doors this coming weekend, on 4th October 2020. The...

Uruguay’s greatest football club Peñarol rediscovers cricket roots

Life has come full circle for cricket at Club Atlético Peñarol in Uruguay. It is an extraordinary development as...

Azzurri legend Vieri considers cricket return in Italy

Italian football hero Christian Vieri was recently quoted by TuttoSport as saying that he harbours a desire of playing club cricket in Italy.

No grounds, no problems: How Russian cricket is fighting against the odds

The gentleman’s game of cricket has found an unlikely foothold in the vast, cold expanse of Russia. Russian cricket prospects looked grim when...

Indian Government partners with Maldives to build stadium in Hulhumalé

In news sure to excite cricket fans in Maldives and the emerging world, the Indian Government has announced that they are providing assistance...

Cricket in Europe’s richest country: Interview with Luxembourg team manager Graham Cope

Universal T20 status & the introduction of global rankings has had a truly transformative impact on cricket, ever since their introduction by the...

Opinion: For cricket to grow globally, the power of BCCI needs to be challenged: Part 2

In Part 2 of this article, Shounak looks at the dark clouds of corruption surrounding N Srinivasan, and his reported fresh attempts at...

Five rings. Five hundred grand: How Olympic inclusion will turbo-charge cricket’s development in Brazil and beyond

Speaking on the Emerging Cricket Podcast that aired on 31st July, Matt Featherston, the former Kent representative and now Cricket Brazil President renewed...

Opinion: For cricket to grow globally, the power of BCCI needs to be challenged – Part 1

“Cricket is a great game. It deserves to have governance, including management and ethics, worthy of the sport. This is not the position...

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USA name Kevin Darlington and Mujtaba as Youth Coaches

USA Cricket has announced the appointment of Kevin Darlington as Men's Youth Coach and Asia Mujtaba as Women's Youth Coach.

Namibia development push continues to schools and Walvis Bay

Cricket Namibia has recently unveiled a plethora of announcements and additions to the cricketing landscape, and the momentum being built by the...

New indoor tournament set to thrill Jersey’s young cricketers

The Jersey Cricket Board have unveiled plans to increase female participation in the sport and aid female players reach their full potential...

Switzerland re-apply for ICC membership

Eight years after being suspended by the ICC, Cricket Switzerland has made its first steps in rejoining the ICC with an intent...

Ireland, Scotland Women to play series in Spain

Ireland and Scotland’s women’s teams will return to action next month when they meet for a five‑match series in Spain. The series...

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