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EC weekly roundup: Ireland break T20I drought against Afghanistan; more coronavirus cricket cancellations

In a week when the global coronavirus outbreak worsened, with the World Health Organisation officially labelling it a pandemic, the main cricket...

EC weekly roundup: Precipitation and postponements, runfests and retirement

The Thai women this week wrapped up their T20 World Cup campaign with a frustrating washout, as Sydney rain denied them their...

U-19 Asia Cup wrap and our team of the tournament

The Asian Cricket Council (ACC) U-19 Asia Cup is a rare gift to the emerging cricket world. Every year – for the...

The final chapter? Associate nations at the World Cup: Part 5 (2011 & 2015)

The 16-team format used for the 2007 World Cup proved to be short-lived, as the tournament reverted to a two-group structure of...

Need some inspiration? What do you know about cricket in Afghanistan…

A highlight of my “old life” was having the opportunity to work closely with Afghanistan Cricket. Here’s a stroll...

“Keyboard warriors”, Sideshow Bob and Alanis Morissette

I went to bed (late, again, thanks #CWC19 timezones) deflated on a number of fronts, firstly at how Afghanistan's performance belied their...

Off-field faults hinder Afghan World Cup Campaign

When Afghanistan stormed home to steal a World Cup qualification place last year in Zimbabwe, many felt that their talented, if a...

Pakistan to host 2020 Asia Cup

The Asian Cricket Council (ACC) awarded Pakistan hosting rights of the 2020 edition of the men's Asia Cup on Wednesday.

Bangladesh to host ACC Emerging Teams Asia Cup in November

UPDATED 1115 AEST Reports have emerged that the next men's ACC Emerging Teams Asia Cup will begin November 12...

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Men’s T20 World Cup to be hosted by India in 2021, Australia 2022; Women’s World Cup postponed until 2022

India will host the Men's T20 World Cup for 2021, with Australia hosting the tournament in 2022, following an ICC meeting today....

Minor League Cricket postponed to 2021, exhibition matches may run in 2020

The running of the USA's inaugural Minor League Cricket (MiLC) season in 2021 has been postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Malaysia T10 Bash to get underway on August 7th

Cricket is set to resume in Malaysia with the Malaysian T10 Bash on August 7-9. The three-day tournament will be held at the iconic Kinrara Oval and will feature four teams...

International women’s cricket restarts: Germany v Austria T20I series announced

Germany has announced their squad for a five-match women's T20I series against Austria to be hosted at Seebarn Cricket Ground, Lower Austria.

Associate player roundup from Round 1 of the Bob Willis Trophy

This week saw the first round of fixtures take place in the Bob Willis Trophy, a one-off competition replacing the County Championship....

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