The city of Bangalore, India, is the destination where blind cricketers from nine countries around the world will gather from 1st to 13th December 2012, for the first ever World Twenty20 cricket tournament for the blind. The teams involved are: Australia, Bangladesh, England, India, Nepal, Pakistan, South Africa, Sri Lanka and the West Indies.
22 November 2012
The schedule for the Blind Cricket Twenty20 World Cup has been revealed, the tournament running from 1st to 13th December in Bangalore, India. The competing teams in the inaugural such competition are Australia, Bangladesh, England, India, Nepal, Pakistan, South Africa, Sri Lanka and West Indies.
23 October 2012
India reached the final of the Under-19 World Cup with a tense nine-run win over New Zealand in Townsville. They will now play tournament hosts Australia in Sunday's final. Elsewhere, Zimbabwe avoided a humiliating last place finish by beating Namibia in the 15th place play-off and Nepal beat Papua New Guinea.
23 August 2012
Australia won a hard-fought match against South Africa to reach the final of the Under-19 World Cup in Townsville. They restricted South Africa to just 191 for eight after asking them to bat as opening bowlers Joel Paris and Mark Steketee each took an early wicket. Elsewhere, there were wins for England, Afghanistan, Nepal and Papua New Guinea.
21 August 2012
There were two extremely close and unbelievably tense quarter-finals in the Under-19 World Cup today, with India running out winners by one wicket over arch rivals Pakistan, and New Zealand beating West Indies off the final ball in Townsville. The plate quarter-finals were much more one-sided in contrast, with Ireland and Sri Lanka easing past Namibia and Nepal.
20 August 2012
Namibia, Canada and Scotland completed the qualifiers after the group stage of the ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier 2012 in the United Arab Emirates. Namibia top group B after their seventh straight win, Canada finished in third in Group A by beating Nepal but Scotland crept through in group B despite a shock seven-wicket defeat to the United States of America.
20 March 2012
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 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 have joined Namibia in winning their first four matches in the ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier 2012 on day four of the competition. They beat Nepal by 34 runs while there were also wins for Ireland, Kenya and Papua New Guinea.
16 March 2012
Papua New Guinea and Kenya took their first wins of the ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier 2012 during the afternoon of the third day's competition, which also saw wins for the Netherlands and Scotland. PNG, who pushed Afghanistan and Canada hard in their first two matches, beat Nepal while Kenya beat Oman who are now one of three teams yet to score a win.
15 March 2012
Namibia beat higher-ranked opponents for the second time in two days as the later games in the ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier in the United Arab Emirates produced plenty of thrills and spills. Having defeated Ireland on the opening day, Namibia meted out similar treatment of Scotland while there were also wins for Afghanistan, Nepal and Oman.
14 March 2012
There were wins for the Netherlands, Nepal, Afghanistan and Denmark in Group A and Italy, Scotland, Uganda and Namibia in Group B on the opening day of the ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier in the United Arab Emirates. Namibia produced an upset to beat Ireland while there were comprehensive wins for the Netherlands, Italy, Nepal and Uganda.
13 March 2012
Pawan Ghimire, Major in Nepal Army who was blinded by maoist attack in 2003 is now busy in promoting cricket for blind women in Nepal. He's now successful in collecting more than 90 blind girls under his cricket team.
16 July 2011
The 14-man squads for the upcoming ICC Under-19 World Cup Qualifier in Ireland have been named. Host Ireland will be joined by teams from Afghanistan, Canada, Kenya, Namibia, Nepal, Papua New Guinea (PNG), Scotland, United States of America (USA) and Vanuatu.
6 July 2011
After a period of quietness, The World Blind Cricket Council (WBCC) officers and members will meet in Dubai U.A.E. on Saturday 14 and Sunday 15 May 2011. Eight of the ten member countries/Agencies will be attending, they are: Australia, England, India, Nepal, Pakistan, South Africa, Sri Lanka and the West Indies.
8 May 2011
Cricket Association of Blind, Nepal (CABN) felicitated seven blind cricketers — three men and four women — with...
14 September 2010
Binaya Raj Pandey, President of the Cricket Association of Nepal, was this year’s recipient of the Pepsi ICC Development...
1 March 2010
Nepal beat the United States of America to clinch victory in the ICC World Cricket League Division Five final while there were...
27 February 2010
Three teams finished the league stage of the ICC World Cricket League Division Five in Nepal on eight points after wins on...
26 February 2010
Hosts Nepal and favourites the United States of America made it three wins out of three on the third day of action at the...
23 February 2010