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Hong Kong Sixes cancelled

On July 22, Emerging Cricket broke the news that the Blitz was to be cancelled and the Sixes was also under threat. A week later and after 19 editions it appears the famous Sixes has been put...

43 Associate players in record CPL draft

London's Gfinity eSports Arena will host the 2019 Caribbean Premier League draft this Wednesday, May 22. The tournament's seventh edition has a record 537 players from over 20 countries being considered by the six franchises.

Young Dutch squad face UAE in four match T20 series

The veritable smorgasbord of European cricket continues with the Netherlands men’s XI (currently ranked 13th) and the UAE (16th) facing off in 4 T20 Internationals, starting with the first match today from the VRA Ground in Amsterdam....

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...

O’Dowd guides the Dutch to a notable victory

There have been few ODI defeats of a Full member by an Associate as comprehensive as the Netherlands’ 7-wicket victory over a lacklustre Zimbabwe at Deventer’s Schootsveld ground on Wednesday. “Anytime we get to...

Dutch take ODI series in a last-over thriller

Friday’s second ODI between the Netherlands and Zimbabwe was as tense and enthralling as the first had been one-sided, and it took until the final over for the issue to be decided in the hosts’ favour.

Pakistan to host 2020 Asia Cup

The Asian Cricket Council (ACC) awarded Pakistan hosting rights of the 2020 edition of the men's Asia Cup on Wednesday. After a scare against Hong Kong during their group match India went on to...

Pacific Games Preview

Cricket will feature for the eighth time in the Pacific Games, with Samoa's Tuanaimato Sports Complex in Faleata the host of the 2019 competition. Cricket is one of 11 sports beginning its program...

Nepal eyes final berth in the U19 Asia Cup 2019, ACC U19 Eastern Region...

The ACC U19 Eastern Region tournament kicks off in Malaysia next week. Nepal, Malaysia, Singapore, Hong Kong, Thailand, Bhutan, Myanmar, and China square off for the final place in the U19 Asia Cup, to be held in Sri Lanka in...

Emirates Cricket Board planning another ‘elite’ T20 league

In a low key press release on its website, the Emirates Cricket Board (ECB) "confirmed they are well into the final planning stages to bring an ECB elite, international T20 cricket league to home soil." This comes...