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Yuvraj to play in GT20 Canada

On May 19 we reported that Yuvraj Singh was considering his options after announcing his retirement from international and first class cricket. And on the EC Podcast last week it was predicted that Yuvraj...

CricBuzz owners, Willow TV founders to invest $1 billion for pro USA T20 league

The Vice-Chair and MD of India's largest media conglomerate The Times Group, with the founders of USA cricket broadcaster Willow TV have reached agreement with governing body to establish a professional T20 league in the United States...

Hong Kong T20 Blitz to be axed, Sixes also under threat

The event that spurred the meteoric rise of Nepal's Sandeep Lamichhane, the Hong Kong T20 Blitz, is to be cancelled, Emerging Cricket understands. Less than a week after the administration announced former Ireland skipper...

Yuvraj seeks clearance to play in GT20 and Slam, Irfan told to withdraw name...

When the CPL released its biggest-ever draft list of 537 names for its draft on Wednesday there was one name that stood out to many. 34-year-old Irfan Pathan appeared as the lone Indian player.

Trent Johnston announced as new Hong Kong men’s head coach

Former Ireland men's captain and NSW Blues coach Trent Johnston will take over the head coach role from next month as the Hong Kong men prepare for the T20 World Cup Qualifiers to be held in the...

Bangladesh to host ACC Emerging Teams Asia Cup in November

UPDATED 1115 AEST Reports have emerged that the next men's ACC Emerging Teams Asia Cup will begin November 12 in Bangladesh. Despite Nepal having ODI status^ it appears that due to...

Welcome to Emerging Cricket

All too often when there are media reports about cricket’s new world; be they about Associates in global events or the emergence of stars like Sandeep Lamichhane, there is generally a lack of any great knowledge about the game...

Oman to host 5 nation T20I series prior to men’s T20 World Cup Qualifier

Oman will host Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands and Nepal for a five team T20 international series from October 5-10. The event will serve as final preparations for the first four teams above who will...

Sandeep remains only Associate overseas, Ali Khan retained by CPL defending champs

Fans of the emerging game were left wanting after no Associate players beyond Sandeep Lamichhane were selected outside the designated ICC Americas round in the draft for the seventh edition of the Caribbean Premier League in London...

ICC Chief Operating Officer to leave global body for USA Cricket CEO role

After yesterday's news that United States head coach Pubudu Dassanayake will step down from his role effective immediately among a raft of other changes, it has now been announced that Iain Higgins will be USA Cricket's new...