World Cricket League

  • Afghanistan eye two-win passage to World Cup September 30, 2013

    Afghanistan can reach the World Cup for the first time if they clinch back-to-back wins over Kenya in Sharjah on Wednesday and Friday. With 15 points from 12 matches, Afghanistan are currently in fourth place in the eight-team World Cricket League. Leaders Ireland, with 24 points, have already made sure of their...
  • Afghanistan stay on course for a place in the ICC WC 2015 March 9, 2013

    Dubai: Afghanistan are on course for a place in the ICC World Cup 2015 after winning both their fifth round one-day Internationals (ODI) in the ICC World Cricket League (WCL) Championship against Scotland at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium. Afghanistan beat Scotland by seven wickets in the first ODI on Wednesday...
  • ICC announces squads for WCL Championship March 1, 2013

    Dubai: The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Friday announced the squads for six of the eight teams to play in the fifth round of the World Cricket League (WCL) Championship which kicks off in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on March 6. In the first fixture, Afghanistan will face Scotland...
  • Ireland enter WCL final July 8, 2010

    Amsterdam: Defending champions Ireland beat Canada by five wickets at Amstelveen on Wednesday to book their place in the First Division final of the International Cricket Council (ICC) World Cricket League. Ireland restricted Canada to 154 for nine and then saw John Mooney make 44 not out and Kevin O'Brien score...