Intercontinental Cup

  • Cricket going to have 11th Test nation? January 31, 2014

    The ICC Board has floated the idea of adding another Test nation to the existing ten during its twoday meeting in Dubai, ESPNCricinfo has reported. According to the report, the Associate nation winning ICC's Intercontinental Cup would play the lowestranked Test nation on a homeandaway basis. A win for the Associate...
  • Ireland hammer Afghanistan to win cricket's Intercontinental Cup December 13, 2013

    Dubai: John Mooney's second fivewicket haul in the match saw Ireland post a comprehensive victory by 122 runs over Afghanistan to win the ICC Intercontinental Cup final on Friday. Defending champions Afghanistan, chasing 347 runs for victory, were 136 for 5 overnight but were dismissed for 224. Medium pacer Mooney took 5...
  • Brown takes temporary charge of Kenya September 8, 2012

    Nairobi: Former Zimbabwean cricket coach Robin Brown has taken temporary charge of Kenya to prepare for this month's ICC Intercontinental Cup and two one-day series in Namibia, officials said. Brown, who was appointed the country's head of cricket development in May, fills the position left vacant after Mike Hesson quit...
  • Kenya-Namibia ties shifted to Mombasa June 4, 2012

    Johannesburg: The International Cricket Council moved Kenya's Intercontinental Cup match against Namibia to the coastal town of Mombasa on Monday because of security fears in Nairobi. The ICC said the four-day match and two 50-over games had been moved out of the Kenyan capital and were postponed from June until late...
  • ICC postpones Kenya-Namibia matches May 16, 2012

    Nairobi: Intercontinental Cup matches between Kenya and Namibia in Nairobi were postponed by cricket's governing body on Wednesday because of security concerns. The International Cricket Council said "the ongoing and changing" security situation in Kenya had led to delays in making a security assessment, and the four-day and 50-over games were...
  • Wickets tumble in Kenya-Ireland match February 12, 2012

    Mombasa: Ireland was 81-2 at stumps in its second innings on the first day of the ICC Intercontinental Cup game against Kenya on Sunday as both teams were bowled out cheaply at Mombasa Sports Club. Ireland led by 47 runs after it was skittled for 75 in just 33.5 overs after...