Hong Kong Qualify, Italy Finish Ninth

Hong Kong qualified for the ICC World Twenty20 2014 by beating Papua New Guinea by 29 runs while Italy beat Namibia to finish the ICC WT20 Qualifier in ninth place.
28 November 2013

Nepal, UAE Qualify, Scotland, PNG Stay Alive

Nepal beat Hong Kong by five wickets off the final ball to clinch qualification for the ICC World Twenty20 2014 while wins for Papua New Guinea and Scotland kept their chances alive.
27 November 2013

Afghanistan, Ireland Seal Qualification

Afghanistan and Ireland qualified for the ICC World Twenty20 2014 in Bangladesh by topping their groups in the qualifier with wins over Kenya and Hong Kong respectively.
24 November 2013

Italy Shock UAE With 67-Run Win

Italy have delivered the latest upset at the ICC World Twenty20 2014 Qualifier by beating hosts United Arab Emirates while there were also wins for Nepal, Namibia and the Netherlands.
23 November 2013

Scotland Get Back To Winning Ways

Scotland beat Papua New Guinea to take their second win in the ICC World Twenty20 2014 Qualifier on a day which saw Afghanistan beat Denmark while four teams were frustrated by the weather.
21 November 2013

Wins For Ireland, Italy, Nepal Scotland

The warm-up matches for the ICC World Twenty20 2014 Qualifier in the United Arab Emirates got underway with wins for Ireland, Italy, Nepal and Scotland.
12 November 2013

Italy Beat Denmark To Claim Championship Victory

Italy beat Denmark by 18 runs in Hove to claim victory in the Pepsi ICC European Division One championship after a run-filled day in Sussex.
13 July 2013

Denmark, Italy Qualify For ICC WT20 Qualifier

Denmark and Italy have earned a place at the ICC World Twenty20 2014 qualifying event in Dubai after winning their ICC European Division One Championship semi-finals at Hove.
13 July 2013

European Championship Division One Finals

Watch live coverage of the semi-finals and final of the Pepsi ICC European Championship Division One Championship in Hove as Denmark, Guernsey, Italy and Jersey battle for the title.
13 July 2013

Di Venuto Named As Australia's Team Batting Coach

Former One-Day International cricketer Michael di Venuto has been appointed as Australia's new team batting coach. Di Venuto played nine ODIs for Australia during a career that saw him represent Derbyshire, Durham, Sussex and Tasmania as well as Italy and he is currently assisstant coach at Tasmania.
1 February 2013

MCC Set For Italian Job

As the end of the English cricket season approaches, a fifteen-man MCC touring party is jetting-off to southern European this Saturday for a short nine-day tour to Italy. Ealing Cricket Club all-rounder, Sameer Patel, will captain a diverse touring party, comprised of MCC Members from across the country, including former First-Class cricketer, Ashley Metcalfe.
19 September 2012

Danes Stay Unbeaten With Brace Of T20 Victories

The Twenty20 matches at Svanholm Park on Thursday may not have been part of an official competition, but Denmark retained their unbeaten record in the week with wins over both Italy and the Isle of Man. The final match between the hosts and the Manxmen provided a fitting climax to the week, with the latter fighting back well when it seemed that the Danish top order would see their side to the most comfortable of victories as they chased a substantial target of 127.
27 July 2012

Ahmed Steers Denmark To Tournament Victory

Danish opener Fazan Ahmed hit an unbeaten 85 on Wednesday to guide his team to a six-wicket victory over the Isle of Man and the European Under-17 Division 2 title. The hosts completed their win with almost four overs to spare, but the Manxmen showed a significant improvement on their performance in their opening game, as Italy had done in beating them on Tuesday.
26 July 2012

Italy Bounce Back To Beat Isle Of Man

European Under-17 Division Two: Italy demonstrated that they had learned some important lessons from their opening-day defeat at the hands of Denmark when they beat the Isle of Man by 47 runs at Svanholm Park on Tuesday. They owed their victory in large measure to a fine fourth-wicket partnership of 150 between Shenal Amarakoon and Saiful Anik, who came together with the total on a somewhat precarious 33 for three and batted for 34 overs to see their side through to a substantial total.
25 July 2012

Denmark U17s Start With A Win At Svanholm

Hosts Denmark made a successful entrance to the European Under-17 Division 2 championship at Svanholm on Monday, posting a comfortable six-wicket victory over Italy. Put in to bat in unfamiliar conditions the Italians showed commendable application in the early part of their innings, and did well to reach 65 for two in the 30th over.
24 July 2012

Nine Countries Represented At ICC European Centre Of Excellence

The ICC European Centre of Excellence takes place between 12th and 17th April, 2012 at La Manga Club, Spain, where eighteen players, nine country coaches and six lead coaches will be in attendance from across nine European countries. The ICC Europe Centre of Excellence is held annually in La Manga, Spain for talented youth age-group players of between 13-16 years of age. The countries of Denmark, Germany, Gibraltar, Ireland, Isle of Man, Italy, Jersey, the Netherlands and Scotland will all be represented.
11 April 2012

Favourites All Win Batting Second In ICC World T20 Qualifier

Afghanistan, Kenya, Netherlands and Scotland all secured victories on the morning of day six of the ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier 2012 in the United Arab Emirates. All four sides are ranked in the top six at the tournament and they all scored victories batting second over Hong Kong, United States of America, Nepal and Italy respectively.
19 March 2012

Afghanistan And Namibia Make It Five In A Row

Afghanistan and Namibia made it five wins out of five to remain at the top of their respective groups after the fifth day of the ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier in the United Arab Emirates. There was also a first win so far for the United States of America, who beat Oman, while also victorious were Hong Kong, Netherlands, Nepal, Italy and Ireland.
18 March 2012

Afghanistan And Namibia Maintain Winning Starts

Afghanistan and Namibia have maintained their perfect records after three games of the ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier 2012 in the United Arab Emirates. There were also wins on the morning of day three for Ireland over Italy and Canada over Hong Kong.
15 March 2012

Ireland Bounce Back, Canada, Italy, Hong Kong Also Win

There were wins for Canada, Hong Kong, Ireland and Italy in the early games on day two of the ICC World Twenty20 Qualifying tournament in the United Arab Emirates. Ireland's crushing victory over Kenya was badly needed after an opening day loss to Namibia while Canada hung on to beat Papua New Guinea by just six runs.
14 March 2012


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