GERAINT JONES

  • PNG, Italy turn to foreign talent to help team March 14, 2012

    Dubai: The fledgling cricket team from Papua New Guinea knows they need some unprecedented performances to have any chance of earning a spot at the Twenty20 World Cup. They may have found just the help they need in former England wicketkeeper Geraint Jones, who has been recruited to play at...
  • Jones set for Papua New Guinea debut March 13, 2012

    Dubai: England wicketkeeper Geraint Jones will be playing for his country of birth, Papua New Guinea (PNG) in a qualifying event that will lead two aspiring cricket nations to the ICC World Twenty20. Jones will return to playing international cricket, six years after representing England in the 2006 Ashes Trophy in...
  • Di Venuto, Jones change sides for T20 qualifiers February 19, 2012

    Dubai: Former Australian batsman Michael Di Venuto and exEngland wicketkeeper Geraint Jones will play for Italy and Papua New Guinea respectively at next month's World Twenty20 qualifiers. Di Venuto played nine ODIs for Australia in 1997 while Jones took part in 34 Tests, 49 ODIs and two T20Is for England between...