Home CWC Leagues CWC Challenge League B CWC Challenge League B – points table, schedule, previews & match reports

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


Bermuda, Hong Kong, Italy Jersey, Kenya, and Uganda began their long road to World Cup Qualification when they squared off in Group B of the CWC Challenge League in Al Amerat, Oman from December 2-12.

CWC Challenge League Group B (after Round 1)

Hong Kong531170.1

It was the first of three round-robin legs with the next two rounds planned for July and August 2020 in Uganda, and sometime in 2021 at a location yet to be determined.

The winner after three rounds of CWC Challenge League B will be joined by the winner of Group A and the bottom four teams from CWC League 2 at the 2022 CWC Qualifier Play-of. The top two teams from the Play-off will advance to the World Cup Qualifier in 2022, a 10-team tournament that mirrors the Qualifiers played in 2018.

- Advertisement -

The top two teams from this final qualifying stage will progress to cricket’s showpiece event in 2023.

CWC Challenge League overall schedule

Round 1, Oman

Preview by Jay Dansinghani | Matchday reports by Simone Gamino: Day 1 | Day 2 | Kenya v Uganda Preview by Denis Musali | Day 3 | Day 4 | Day 5 | Day 6 | Day 7 | Day 8.

Day/DateAl Amerat 1Al Amerat 2
MON 2/12Uganda beat JerseyN/A
TUE 3/12Italy beat Kenya Hong Kong beat Bermuda
THU 5/12Hong Kong beat JerseyUganda beat Kenya
FRI 6/12Uganda beat BermudaJersey beat Italy
SUN 8/12Italy v Hong Kong (n/r)Bermuda v Kenya (n/r)
MON 9/12Kenya beat JerseyUganda beat Italy
WED 11/12Uganda beat Hong KongJersey beat Bermuda
THU 12/12Bermuda v ItalyHong Kong v Kenya
Live streams CWC League 2 Challenge League A B
The CWC Challenge Leagues forms part of the pathway to CWC 2023

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.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Latest EC Podcasts

Latest articles

Bermuda ‘All-Star’ matches wrap

On the 12th of September 2020, the inaugural Bermudan ‘Twenty20 All-Star Classic’ matches were played at White Hill Field.

Four new Minor League teams set for exhibition debuts

Four Minor League Cricket teams will make their debuts on Saturday, September 19, in the second weekend of Minor League Cricket’s inaugural...

High stakes as European Cricket League beckons

A number of clubs will battle it out for ECL qualifcation this weekend, as seasons conclude across Europe.

Northern Strikers start Malaysia T20 Super Series campaign with victory

Following the opening game of the MCA T20 Super Series, which saw the Southern Hitters victorious, the tournaments second game saw the...

Support EC

Follow us



Sign up for weekly updates.