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Cricket PNG keeps the motor running with sponsor announcement

Cricket PNG has announced the extension of Boroko Motors' sponsorship of the sport in the country. During the first...

CPNG Men’s T20 Smash: Week 2 Wrap

Week one saw a number of great performances in the Men's T20 Smash, and week two promised to see more of the...

CPNG Men’s T20 Smash: Week 1 Wrap

This week saw the start of PNG’s male domestic T20 competition, the Men's T20 Smash, following the successful 50-over Isuzu National Cup,...

Hino Cassowaries win 2020 Curtain Brothers CPNG Women’s T20 Smash

The Hino Cassowaries won the 2020 edition of the Curtain Brothers CPNG Women’s T20 Smash to make it back to back titles...

PNG Domestic Wrap: Women’s T20 Smash back, Men’s National Cup concludes

Women's T20 Smash back underway The PNG Curtain Brothers CPNG Women’s T20 Smash restarted on Tuesday, August 26...

Papua New Guinean domestic cricket resumes post COVID-19

With the news that cricket was able to return in Port Moresby following an enforced break created by COVID-19, Cricket PNG commenced...

Cricket resumes in PNG, as Barras start planning for India 2021

Joe Dawes explained to the Papua New Guinea Post-Courier that the Barramundis’ focus on playing spin for the last 18 months hold...

PNG on hold while the Cook Islands gear up

Cricket PNG has postponed all cricket related activity for 14 days in the Port Moresby area, in line with a government-enforced lockdown...

ICC recognises the work of Associates in annual Development Awards announcements

The International Cricket Council (ICC) recognized the work of developing cricketing nations through the presenting of awards to national bodies. These...

Two African ICC qualifying events postponed due to COVID-19

Only a few days after announcing the rescheduling of the 2020 Men's T20 World Cup, The ICC has today announced the postponement...

Papua New Guinea: Finally ready for the big stage

PNG has flirted with qualification for World tournaments for a while now, narrowly missing out twice for the T20 World Cup (in...

Cricket for a New Decade Part II – A Global T20 Championship?

Originally posted by Tom Grunshaw on May 13, 2020 What to do about bilateral cricket? When...

Cricket World Cup League 2 postponed amidst Covid-19 uncertainty

The next round of Cricket World Cup Cricket League Two was postponed by the ICC indefinitely as travel restrictions between the participating...

How PNG pulled off the ‘Barramundi Miracle’ at WCL2

April 26, 2019 will forever be the day Papua New Guinea's Barramundis leapt like salmon. For all of the...

CWC League 2 – points table, schedule, previews & match reports

The seven-team Cricket World Cup (CWC) League 2 will see each side play 36 ODIs over 9 double round-robin tri-series. It will...

Nepal catapulted into global qualifiers as ICC announces 2021 men’s T20 World Cup pathway

Despite not proceeding beyond the Asia regional finals in qualification for this year's T20 World Cup after finishing behind Singapore and Qatar,...

T20WCQ Team of the Tournament

The T20 World Cup Qualifiers are over with the Dutch taking home the title overnight in the final over Papua New Guinea....

Dutch delight: The Netherlands claim T20WCQ Trophy

The Netherlands 134-3 (Cooper 41, ten Doeschate 30, Vala 1-15) defeated PNG 128-8 (Siaka 39, Bau 29, Glover 3-24) by 7 wickets

The six qualifiers for the 2020 Men’s T20 World Cup

Fourteen teams travelled to the UAE for the global qualifiers hoping to pick up one of the six places on offer at...

PNG into the final as Namibia squeezed out

2nd semi-final: PNG 130/5 (Bau 40*, Amini 31; Smit 2/29) defeated Namibia 112/5 (Baard 34, Kotze 30; Vanua 2/16) by 18 runs.

Men’s T20 World Cup Qualifier 2019 – final tables and playoff schedule

The ICC Men's T20 World Cup Qualifier 2019: Our most recent podcast:

Papua New Guinea recover from 19 for 6 to trounce Kenya

Group A: Papua New Guinea 118 (Vanua 54, Bundi 4-18, Oluoch 2-15) defeated Kenya 73 (Karim 29, Vala 3-7, Pokana 3-21) by...

Ready Reckoner: Group A Permutations & Possibilities

First and foremost, here are the standings at the end of Day 9 in Group A: TeamPlayedWinsLossPointsNRRPNG54182.099Netherlands54181.891Namibia64281.08Scotland53260.55Kenya5234-0.931Singapore6234-0.765Bermuda6060-2.839

PNG on cusp of automatic qualification after dismantling Singapore

PNG v Singapore Match Report GROUP A: PNG 180-4 (Doriga 43*, Amini 41*, Param 2-24) defeated Singapore 137-9 (David...

Papua New Guinea end Netherlands’ unbeaten run to go top of Group A

PNG moved up to top of Group A with a win over the Netherlands

Day 5 T20 World Cup Qualifier podcast special, tables and reports

Here’s our second T20WCQ special as Tim Bes & Nick being you up to speed on the ICC Men’s T20 World...

Papering over the cracks? Scotland sneak past Papua New Guinea

Group A: Scotland 146/6 (Coetzer 54, Cross 40, Ravu 1-11) defeated Papua New Guinea 142/9 (Vanua 33, Siaka 31, Tahir 3-24) by...

Day 3 T20 World Cup Qualifier podcast special, tables and reports

Five teams remain unbeaten after Day 3. On the other side, Namibia, Hong Kong, Bermuda and Kenya face an uphill battle, all...

Second record opening stand in two days helps Papua New Guinea crush Namibia to go top of Group A

Papua New Guinea 197/7 (Ura 71, Vala 48, S Bau 26, Frylinck 3 -18) defeated Namibia 116 (Vala 3-19, S Bau 1-15)...

Day 2 wrap: UAE, Scotland & PNG back in the hunt, Dutch strong, Ireland wobbly.

On Saturday, a bumper Day 2 of five matches gave us more pulsating cricket as the Netherlands won their second in two...

Shocking Bermuda shorts out against PNG after Vanua hattrick

Papua New Guinea 90/0 (Vala 53*, Ura 33*) defeated Bermuda 89 (Rawlins 25, Trott 19, Vanua 3-14 including a hattrick) by ten...

Day 2 (warm-up matches) wrap. Men’s T20 World Cup Qualifier

Tuesday saw the second and final round of warm-up games for the T20 World Cup Qualifier in the UAE. There were some...

Day 1 (warm-up matches) wrap. Men’s T20 World Cup Qualifier

The wait is almost over for the highly anticipated T20 World Cup Qualifier in the United Arab Emirates which will decide the...

14 players to watch at the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup Qualifier

Rustom Deboo hones in on one name from each of the teams competing in the UAE as players to watch out for...

Change of format, change of fortunes? Papua New Guinea T20 World Cup Qualifiers preview

Very few media scribes or emerging nation cricket fans are tipping Papua New Guinea to figure prominently in the ICC T20 World...

Men’s T20 World Cup Qualifier – Group A: squads and draw

Men's T20 World Cup Qualifier - Group B. Full draw here. Group B squads here. Group matches 18 -...

The Lauderhill XI – our team of the Namibia, PNG & USA tri-series

Now that the dust has settled on Round 2 of CWC League 2, it’s time to announce the XI of the tri-series...

CWCL2 USA Tri-Series – Match 5 and 6 Roundup

The last two matches of USA's CWCL2 tri-series in Florida featured the two visiting sides.

USA Report Card – CWC League 2 Round 2

The first of nine CWC League 2 rounds has come to a close for Team USA. It’s been a pleasant start overall,...

PNG Gored by spin as Karima takes four, USA defends 177 to go 3 & 0

USA 177 (Monank Patel 66, Elmore Hutchinson 28, Jason Kila 3-27) defeated PNG 115 (Assad Vala 38, Tony Ura 19, Karima Gore...

CWCL2 – USA v PNG preview: Hosts look to continue unbeaten run in Florida, Barramundis desperate for first points after five CWCL2 defeats

Two games done, two games won - this couldn’t be a better start for the American campaign in League 2. Another two...

USA collect maiden ODI victory, beating PNG in rain-shortened thriller

USA 251/9 (50) Jones 77, Hutchinson 42, Pokana 3-40, Kila 3-40 defeated PNG 159/6 (23, target 165) Amini 53, Vala 48, Gore...

Tri-series preview: USA to host first home ODIs as Namibia & PNG tour for CWC League 2 in Florida

2019 has been a year of ups and downs for Associate cricket. While everyone earned T20I status, there were four main beneficiaries...

Terrific Thailand qualify for first World Cup

Thailand have continued their remarkable year in T20s by booking themselves a place in the 2020 Women's T20...

Six teams still in contention going into final day of round robin action in Women’s T20 World Cup Qualifier

On Monday the PNG Lewas came agonisingly close to achieving the country's first ever win over a Full member - in men's...

Bangladesh favourites for women’s T20 World Cup Qualifier, as Namibia makes maiden appearance

Two years ago in the Netherlands Bangladesh qualified for the 2018 T20 World Cup in West Indies as winners of the global...

All-round Oman performance hands PNG their fourth defeat

Oman 207/6 (Illyas 63 Kumer 35, Amini 3-39) defeated Papau New Guinea 206/9 (Ura 34 Hiri 31, Odedra 4-34) by 4 wickets...

Richie Berrington’s six sixes take Scotland out of PNG’s reach

Scotland 242/7 (Berrington 81 Coetzer 62 Pokana 2-40) defeated Papua New Guinea 204/9 (Vala 48 Ravu 38 Watt 2-43) by 38 runs

Coetzer leads Scotland to victory over PNG

Scotland 207-7 (KJ Coetzer 96, N Pokana 3 for 25) beat Papua New Guinea 205-9 (TP Ura 46, H Tahir 4 for 37) by...

PNG pair announced as Emerging Cricket Ambassadors

On the eve of their ODI against Oman, the first of 126 ODIs to be played in the inaugural Cricket World Cup...

Preview – Cricket World Cup League 2, Round 1: Scotland, Oman & PNG

The road to the 2023 ICC Men’s World Cup begins in Aberdeen this week as Scotland, Oman and Papua New Guinea...

Pacific Games Preview

Cricket will feature for the eighth time in the Pacific Games, with Samoa's Tuanaimato Sports Complex in Faleata the host of the...

Japan qualify for first world cup, PNG forfeit after 10 players questioned for shoplifting

(UPDATED 0130, 0930 AEST) There was drama aplenty, a shroud of mystery and a touch of the ridiculous at...

6 teams vying for single EAP spot in U19 World Cup, Japan 2 from 2

Japan tops the table after a big win over Vanuatu on Day 2Samoa get off the mark after beating Fiji in a...

Captain Kaia takes PNG past Samoa to qualify; Vanuatu and Indonesia sign off with victories.

Papua New Guinea today booked their place in both the 2019 Women’s World T20 Qualifier, and the 2020 Women’s Cricket World Cup...

PNG and Samoa victories set up defacto final; Vanuatu delights home crowd in thriller.

Frontrunners Papua New Guinea and closest rivals Samoa both continued their impressive unbeaten runs at the EAP Women’s Qualifier yesterday, with the...

TU Ground to host Nepal’s first home ODIs in February 2020

Five days ago we reported on the CWC League 2 draft matchups after they were seemingly posted by mistake on Cricket Namibia's...

Samoa storm to joint lead in Port Vila

Two years ago, it was only net run rate that separated Papua New Guinea and Samoa in the EAP WT20 Qualifier at...

Cricket World Cup League 2 draft schedule released

In what appears to be a misstep by Cricket Namibia, the draft matchups for CWC League 2 were released yesterday on the...

ICC T20I Rankings Released

The International Cricket Council has rolled out an 80-team rankings list for men's T20 Internationals, with 52 members making up the women's...

3rd v 4th WCL2 Playoff | USA v PNG live blog

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KvgatqgITYE Stream available above Cricinfo Live Score | ICC Match Centre

Game 10: Canada vs. PNG match report

PNG 154 off 44.2 overs (Vala 82, Heyliger 4/41) lost to Canada 155/7 off 34.2 overs (Jacobs 52*, Pokana 2/20, Vala 2/24)...

Game 10: PNG vs. Canada WCL2 live blog

Toss: PNG elect to bat.Cricinfo live scores | ICC live scores TO WATCH THE STREAM:ON PC/LAPTOP: Go to this...

Game 8: PNG v USA Match Report

USA 128/0 (Monank Patel 70*, Xavier Marshall 54*) defeated Papua New Guinea 127 all out (Lega Siaka 32, Kipling Doriga 30, Karima...

Game 8: PNG v USA WCL2 live blog

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=syYTd61CKQo USA 128/0 (19.2) defeated PNG 127 All Out by 10 Wickets PNG won...

Game 6: PNG v HK WCL2 match report

PNG 223/7 (47.4) Tony Ura 87 (101) (POTM) Jason Kila 36* (42) Damien Ravu 2/35 (10) defeated Hong Kong 222/9 (50) Anshuman...

Game 6: PNG v HK WCL2 live blog

Please refresh for the latest updates - NO LIVE STREAM AVAILABLEICC live scores | Cricinfo live scores PNG won the toss and...

Game 1: Namibia v PNG WCL2 Match Report

Namibia 120/7 off 30.3 overs (Frylick 23*, Amini 3/46) defeated PNG 118 (Soper 36, Frylinck 3/16, Williams 3/25, Smit 3/34) off 42.1...

Game 1: PNG v Namibia WCL2 live blog

Refresh your page for the latest updates Cricinfo live scoringICC Live Scores Well that...

WCL2 Preview: PNG

Just over a year ago, Papua New Guinea and Hong Kong faced off for the 4000th ODI. With both sides already relegated...

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