A new elite international T20 cricket league, organised in partnership with the Emirates Cricket Board (ECB) and sanctioned by the International Cricket Council (ICC), is set to take place in the UAE this December 2018 – January 2019.
The International Cricket Council has fined both United Arab Emirates captain Rohan Mustafa and Zimbabwe all-rounder Sean Williams for a breach of Level 1 Conduct following the recently concluded ICC World Cup Qualifiers game between the two teams in Harare.
Rashid Khan claimed a five-wicket haul while Gulbadin Naib and Najibullah Zadran slammed unbeaten half-centuries as Afghanistan managed to remain alive in the ICC World Cup Qualifiers tournament with a five-wicket win over United Arab Emirates in Harare.
Matthew Cross scored a fine century while Chris Sole claimed a four-wicket haul as Scotland kick-started the Super Sixes stage of ICC World Cup Qualifiers with a resounding 73 run win over United Arab Emirates in Bulawayo.
After an action-packed 20-match group schedule, the ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier 2018 enters the business end from Thursday when sides in the Super Six stage will aim to finish in the top two to book their tickets to the ICC’s pinnacle 50-over tournament
Paul Stirling and William Porterfield contributed 126 and 92 respectively as Ireland overpowered United Arab Emirates by 226 runs DLS in the rain-hit 44-over game of the ICC World Cup Qualifiers in Harare.
Two-time World Champions West Indies will be desperate to get off to a winning start as they face the United Arab Emirates in the sixth game of the ICC World Cup Qualifiers at Old Hararians Sports Club on Tuesday.
Rohan Mustafa led from the front with a 95 run knock while Mohammad Naveed picked a five-wicket haul as United Arab Emirates kick-started their ICC World Cup Qualifiers with 56 run victory by DLS method against Papua New Guinea in Harare.