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CWC Challenge League A – points table, schedule, previews & match reports

Canada, Denmark, Malaysia, Singapore, Qatar, Vanuatu compete in the first of three ICC CWC Challenge League A rounds


Canada, Denmark, Malaysia, Qatar, Singapore and Vanuatu played the first of three round robin CWC Challenge League A events in Malaysia from 16-26 September 2019, with points and NRR carried over through two more series.

CWC Challenge League Group A (after Round 1)


The List A CWC Challenge League is for teams ranked 21-32 in the ICC 50-over structure. Above them is the seven team ODI CWC League 2 for teams 14-20 and above that is the (12 Full members + Netherlands) CWC Super League.

The 12 teams in the Challenge League are split into two groups of six, the other is CWC Challenge League B.

Men's CWC Challenge League overall schedule
Men’s CWC Challenge League overall schedule (ICC)
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The winners of CWC Challenge League A and B will join the bottom four sides from the ODI CWC League 2 in a six team “CWCQ Playoff”, in another single round robin event – similar to World Cricket League 2 held in April 2019 – where the top 2 will take the 9th and 10th spots in the CWC Qualifier 2022.

Infographic by Bertus de Jong on the pathway to the 2023 World Cup

Round 1 schedule and results

Day/DateKinrara Oval (live: FB)Selangor Turf Club (live: YouTube)
MON 16/9Denmark v Malaysia (w)N/A
TUE 17/9Singapore v Qatar (w)Canada (w) v Vanuatu
THU 19/9Canada (w) v Malaysia Singapore (w) v Denmark
FRI 20/9Denmark (w) v VanuatuMalaysia v Qatar (w)
SUN 22/9Canada (w) v QatarSingapore (w) v Vanuatu
MON 23/9Singapore (w) v MalaysiaDenmark (w) v Qatar
WED 25/9Canada (w) v DenmarkMalaysia v Vanuatu (w)
THU 26/9Vanuatu v QatarCanada v Singapore
Live streams pathway to CWC 2023
Both events are part of the pathway to CWC 2023

Round 1 match reports from Jay Dansinghani: Days 1 & 2, Days 3 & 4, Days 5 & 6.

Most wickets (26/9):

U Aryaman Sunil4432.10172136/4613.235.3414.811
PK Matautaava4437.05119125/199.913.2118.501
NR Kumar4431.02158105/7215.805.0918.601
Iqbal Hussain4440.04233104/5023.305.8224.010
J Jojo5546.04238104/2923.805.1727.610
Delawar Khan4435.1414993/1516.554.2323.400
Suharril Fetri5533.0117293/4319.115.2122.000
Saad Bin Zafar4434.0411983/2814.873.5025.500
V Baskaran4440.0513373/3219.003.3234.200
Pavandeep Singh5546.11014674/1620.853.1639.510

Most runs (26/9):

TH David44133097110.00315104.76040346
NS Dhaliwal331250140125.00240104.161102416
Ravinderpal Singh4412139471.00130163.840101615
SA Wijeyeratne33021111270.33192109.89110280
NR Kumar44020712951.75173119.65110188
HAM Shah5501919338.2026671.80021125
FA Klokker5511908047.5023182.25020171
Zameer Khan5501856037.0033455.38010150
Virandeep Singh5501817336.2032056.56010140
S Chandramohan4401708042.5026663.90020222
ICC preview video with captain interviews

Tim Cutler
Former CEO of Cricket Hong Kong and self-confessed emerging cricket nerd, Tim is a tenacious advocate for the growth of the sport and is a pundit, commentator and writer on cricket’s emerging world especially on events, strategy and funding.


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