Worldwide News 2017
Simmons appointed Afghanistan coach ( )
Phil Simmons has been named as the new Head Coach of Afghanistan.
Barresi on the move to HBS ( )
Netherlands wicket-keeper Wesley Barresi has made a controversial switch from Quick Haag to city rivals HBS for the 2018 season.
Scotland to play Ireland and UAE ( )
Scotland have confirmed fixtures against hosts UAE and Ireland in a tri-series next month.
Rippon blow for Netherlands? ( )
The Netherlands World Cup qualification hopes look to have been dealt a blow with the news from New Zealand that Michael Rippon is set to miss the tournament in Zimbabwe next March.
Afro T20 League collapses ( )
In an embarrassing twist, the inaugural Afro T20 league scheduled to take place in Uganda has collapsed.
Nepal T20 league launched ( )
Nepal's T20 competition got underway earlier this week with the launch of the Everest Premier League Twenty20.
Afro T20 league gets underway in Uganda ( )
Uganda has become the latest country to set up a T20 tournament with the ongoing Afro T20 scheduled to run until Saturday.
Netherlands ODI status to be ratified in February ( )
The Netherlands ODI status is expected to be ratified by the ICC at a meeting in February, ahead of the Cricket World Cup qualifier.
Van Der Merwe to play in Hong Kong blitz ( )
Netherlands all-rounder Roelof van der Merwe has been snapped up for the 2018 Hong Kong T20 blitz.
Khan do attitude as Rashid jets in to Adelaide ( )
The air miles keep clocking up for Afghanistan teenage sensation Rashid Khan as he embarks on yet another adventure in his quest for world domination.
Netherlands to play Ireland in South Africa ( )
The Netherlands will play Ireland in at least one ODI in South Africa as part of their preparations for the World Cup Qualifiers in Zimbabwe.
Nepal claim U16 Eastern Asian Title ( )
Nepal claimed the Under 16 Eastern ACC title by virtue of a 71 run win over Singapore at Terdthai Cricket Ground in Bangkok.
Afghanistan lining up A tours of India ( )
Hot on the heels of the announcement of their scheduled maiden Test against India next year, Afghanistan are keen to schedule A tours against the cricketing powerhouse.
Netherlands push for quadrangular tournament ( )
The Netherlands are keen to join a planned tri-series between Scotland, Ireland and the UAE in Dubai next month.
Hamid Shah to captain Denmark ( )
Hamid Shah is the new captain of Denmark, replacing Michael Pedersen who has occupied the role for the best part of a decade.
Kenya name Under 19 squad ( )
Kenya have unveiled their squad for the Under 19 World Cup which gets under way in New Zealand next month.
Mixed fortunes for Canada in Barbados ( )
Canada have been warming up for WCL Division 2 next February with a short tour to Barbados.
Oman too good for Hong Kong ( )
Oman warmed up for WCL Division 2 with two victories series win over Hong Kong.
Namibia's Africa T20 Cup run ends at semi-final stage ( )
Namibia's surprise run in the Africa T20 Cup comes to an end with a 10 wicket defeat by Free State.
Hong Kong win Women's East Asia Cup ( )
Hong Kong Women have won the East Asia Cup at Kowloon Cricket Club today.
USA Cricket launch brand on historic day ( )
The USA moves towards a new governing body with the launch of the "USA Cricket" Brand on the anniversary of the first USA v Canada match.
Cricket, Aztec style ( )
Craig White, Secretary of the Mexico Cricket Association, previews the upcoming Mexican cricket season.
Hong Kong and Japan win on East Asia Cup opening day ( )
Hong Kong and Japan both win as the Women's East Asia Cup gets underway in Hong Kong.
USA end Canada's 26 year Auty Cup reign ( )
USA win the deciding match of the 2017 Auty Cup Series, their first Auty Cup win since 1991.
Uganda fall at final hurdle ( )
Uganda lose to Zimbabwe in the final match of the African Women's World T20 Qualifier.
Canada level Auty Cup series ( )
Canada square the Auty Cup series against their old rivals USA in King City, Ontario.
Zimbabwe pull level with Uganda ( )
Zimbabwe pull level with Uganda as the African Women's World T20 Qualifier resumes.
USA win first match of Auty Cup ( )
USA beat Canada as the Auty Cup series gets underway in King City, Ontario.
Uganda top heading into rest day ( )
Uganda top the table in the African Women's World T20 qualifier heading into Monday's rest day.
Kenya miss out on semis ( )
Kenya miss out on the semi-finals of the Africa T20 Cup after batting collapse against KwaZulu-Natal.
Rakep Patel secures second win for Kenya ( )
Rakep Patel scores 72 as Kenya beat Northern Cape in the Africa T20 Cup.
Uganda Women make it two from two in T20 Qualifier ( )
Uganda make it two wins from two matches as the African qualifier for the Women's World T20 continues.
Kenya off the mark with a win in Africa T20 Cup ( )
Kenya start their Africa T20 Cup campaign with a win over Free State.
Uganda and Kenya win as African Women's World T20 Qualifier underway ( )
The African leg of qualification for next year's Women's World Twenty20 is underway in Windhoek.
Singapore take men's T20 gold ( )
Singapore beat Malaysia to win the men's T20 South East Asian Games gold medal in Kuala Lumpur.
Thailand win SEA games women's gold ( )
Thailand beat Indonesia to win gold in women's cricket at the South East Asian Games, whilst hosts Malaysia secure bronze.
Men's and women's T20 finalists confirmed at SEA Games ( )
The finalists of both the men's and women's Twenty20 competitions at the South East Asian Games were confirmed today in Kuala Lumpur.
Jersey retain inter-insular ( )
Jersey retain the inter-insular trophy after beating Guernsey by 2 wickets.
Namibia reach semi-finals of Africa T20 Cup ( )
Namibia beat South West Districts to qualify for the semi-finals of South Africa's provincial T20 competition.
Another century from Arudin as SEA Games Men's T20 starts ( )
Malaysia's captain Anwar Arudin scores another century as the Men's Twenty20 tournament at the South East Asian Games gets underway.
Namibia make it two from two ( )
Namibia win again in the Africa T20 Cup.
Namibia off the mark with a win in Africa T20 Cup ( )
Namibia beat Western Province in their first Africa T20 Cup match of 2017.
Thailand women secure spot in gold medal match ( )
Thailand women assure themselves of at least a silver medal with a win over hosts Malaysia at the South East Asian Games.
Indonesia women win, Indonesia men lose ( )
A mixed day for Indonesia at the South East Asian Games as their women surprise Singapore but their men get thrashed by Malaysia.
Faiz century secures gold for Malaysia ( )
Malaysia secure the men's 50 over gold medal at the South East Asian Games thanks to a century from Ahmed Faiz.
Women's tournament underway; Singapore unbeaten in men's event ( )
The women's tournament at the South East Asian Games starts, whilst Singapore remain unbeaten in the men's 50 over tournament.
Malaysia maul Myanmar ( )
Hosts Malaysia easily beat Myanmar as the South East Asian Games continue.
Singapore and Thailand win on day four ( )
Day four of the South East Asian Games cricket tournament sees wins for Singapore and Thailand.
Myanmar end losing streak ( )
Myanmar win their first match since becoming an ICC member at the South East Asian Games.
Malaysia off the mark in South East Asian Games ( )
Hosts Malaysia begin their South East Asian Games campaign with a win over Thailand.
South East Asian Games cricket tournament underway ( )
The men's 50 over tournament at the South East Asian Games in Kuala Lumpur got underway today.
More Smoke and Mirrors from the ICC ( )
It's becoming clear that, as Ireland and Afghanistan celebrate their elevation to Full Membership, it's the Associates who seem likely to pay the cost, in various ways. The glass ceiling hasn't been broken, merely lowered a little.
Afghanistan v West Indies decider rained off ( )
The final ODI of Afghanistan's tour of the West Indies is abandoned without a ball bowled.
Poor Afghan batting lets West Indies square series ( )
A poor Afghanistan batting display enables the West Indies to level the three match ODI series.
Rashid Khan takes fourth best ODI haul ever ( )
Rashid Khan takes the best ODI bowling figures by an associate player as Afghanistan win the first ODI against the West Indies.
Afghanistan lose series 3-0 ( )
Afghanistan lose again in the final match of the three match T20I series against the West Indies.
Afghanistan batting fails again ( )
Afghanistan's batting lets them down again as they go 2-0 down to the West Indies in St Kitts.
West Indies end Afghanistan's winning streak ( )
Afghanistan's 11 match T20I winning streak ends at the hands of the team they beat to start it.
No results on final day as rain plays spoilsport ( )
Rain ensures that there are no results on the play-off day of World Cricket League Division 3 in Uganda.
Canada and Oman secure promotion ( )
Canada and Oman have secured promotion to World Cricket League Division 2 today in Uganda.
Canada and Oman in pole position ( )
Canada and Oman just need wins on WCL3 final day to secure promotion.
Day three shake-up in Uganda ( )
It's all to play for after day three in Uganda with top and bottom of the table separated by just two points.
Canada only unbeaten team heading into rest day ( )
Canada are the only unbeaten team after day two of World Cricket League Division 3 in Uganda.
World Cricket League Division 3 underway in Uganda ( )
Wins for Oman, Singapore and Canada as WCL Division 3 begins.
Qatar qualify for World Cricket League Division 5 ( )
Qatar qualify for Division 5 of the World Cricket League after winning the Asian regional qualifier in Thailand.
USACA a step closer to expulsion ( )
The ICC board decides that the ICC full council should consider the expulsion of the USA Cricket Association in June.
Afghanistan seal series victory ( )
Afghanistan win the final ODI to win the series 3-2.
Vanuatu back in World Cricket League ( )
Vanuatu beat Fiji to secure qualification to the World Cricket League
Second batting nightmare squares Afghanistan v Zimbabwe series ( )
Another dire batting display from Afghanistan sees Zimbabwe square their five match ODI series.
Cayman Islands qualify for World Cricket League Division 5 ( )
Caymans record a comfortable win in a second rain reduced game.
Final day decider set for Vanuatu and Fiji ( )
Vanuatu and Fiji both win again and will play off on Saturday for WCL qualification.
Cayman Islands win on day one ( )
The Cayman Islands beat the Bahamas as the Americas WCL qualifier starts in Buenos Aires.
Vanuatu and Fiji remain unbeaten in Bendigo ( )
Vanuatu and Fiji win again as the EAP WCL qualifier continues in Australia.
Afghanistan collapse as Zimbabwe defend 129 ( )
A remarkable Afghan collapse helps Zimbabwe pull one back in the ODI series.
Vanuatu and Fiji make it two from two ( )
Vanuatu and Fiji win their second games at the EAP WCL Qualifier.
Afghans spin their way to victory in second ODI ( )
Afghanistan's spin bowlers help secure a 2-0 lead in their ODI series against Zimbabwe.
World Cricket League East Asia-Pacific qualifier underway ( )
The EAP regional qualifier for the next WCL Division 5 tournament has begun in Bendigo, Australia.
Afghanistan win rain-shortened first ODI ( )
Afghanistan win a rain-shortened first ODI against Zimbabwe in Harare.