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Finance Professional by day & Emerging Cricket Writer by night. Passionate cricket fan and advocate of the Global Game!
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Beaches, Bintang and Balinese Cricket

Cricket in Indonesia has an unusual heritage. Unlike the rest of the world, it was the Dutch colonialists rather than the British ones, who introduced the...

Roelof van der Merwe: Dutch Cricket, IPL and retirement plans

Affectionately nicknamed “pug” or “bulldog” due to his obstinate, never-say-die attitude, ex-South African international Roelof van der Merwe has been an extremely valuable addition to...

Brand new stadium to be built in Kabul to attract international cricket

Afghanistan's cricket starved fans will have extra reasons to cheer with the national board's recent announcement on Twitter. In their quest to bring international games...

Cendrawasih and Gianyar Cricket Club emerge as ICL Bali 2020 winners

COVID-19 may have decimated Bali's tourism industry but it has failed to dampen the spirits of the Indonesian Cricket League (ICL) Bali organisers. Played under...

Craig Williams opens the first indoor cricket facility in Namibia

In another significant milestone for cricket in Namibia, national cricket stalwart Craig Williams has opened a brand new, state of the art indoor cricket facility...

Namibian women gearing up for Zimbabwe in 2021

The Namibian women's cricket team is set to take on their next door rivals Zimbabwe in five T20 internationals and two 50-over games between 22nd...

Growing cricket from the grassroots in Ukraine with Kobus Olivier

Shounak Sarkar chats to ex-South African cricketer Kobus Olivier about grassroots cricket development in Ukraine.

Battluga Gombo and cricket development in Mongolia

Battluga Gombo is a man of many impressive achievements. He is a burly, broad shouldered former Mongolian judoka who has represented his country with pride...

Paul van Meekeren on Associate Cricket, Uber-Eats driving and Olympics

Life can be tough for an Associate cricketer. Prior to the introduction of global T20 status, many such talented players had to toil away in...

Uzbekistan becomes the newest addition to the ‘Stan’ cricket family

Afghanistan’s fairytale ascension from obscurity to World Cup participation and Full Membership is well known to cricket fans. It is an enthralling and heart-warming story...

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