Worldwide News 2021
USA Cricket hails successful menís Under-19 Championship USA Cricket hails successful menís Under-19 Championship ( ) ZZZZ10:09 pmZZZZ
Mid-Atlantic Zone crowned champions after event in Texas.
Namibia sweep Uganda in T20Is and one-dayers. Namibia sweep Uganda in T20Is and one-dayers. ( ) ZZZZ5:03 amZZZZ
Namibia win all five matches against Uganda across T20 and 50-over formats.
Canadian T20 league to take place in Kuala Lumpur Canadian T20 league to take place in Kuala Lumpur ( ) ZZZZ4:48 amZZZZ
The Global T20 Canada will take place in Malaysia this year.
Two men's CWC Challenge League series rescheduled Two men's CWC Challenge League series rescheduled ( ) ZZZZ4:38 amZZZZ
Series in Malaysia and Canada rescheduled due to Covid-19.
ICC celebrates positive impact of cricket during 2020 ICC celebrates positive impact of cricket during 2020 ( ) ZZZZ4:32 amZZZZ
20 regional winners from 17 countries across four categories crowned ICC Development Award regional winners.
Sandri appointed PNG Coach Sandri appointed PNG Coach ( ) ZZZZ10:00 pmZZZZ
Former Italian international Carl Sandri has been appointed Head Coach of Papua New Guinea.
Knox joins Forfarshire Knox joins Forfarshire ( ) ZZZZ9:38 pmZZZZ
Former Scotland international Steve Knox is joining Forfarshire as Head Coach for the 2021 season.
Tri-Nations T20I series in Nepal Tri-Nations T20I series in Nepal ( ) ZZZZ3:39 amZZZZ
Nepal will host the Netherlands and Malaysia for a T20I tri-series next month.
Lamichhane signs with Worcestershire Lamichhane signs with Worcestershire ( ) ZZZZ1:55 amZZZZ
The Nepali leg-spinner will be an overseas player in the T20 Blast.
Coronavirus forces ECL management to postpone ECL21 in Spain Coronavirus forces ECL management to postpone ECL21 in Spain ( ) ZZZZ1:50 amZZZZ
The second staging of the European Cricket League has been postponed until 2022.
Namibia take on Uganda in Castle Lite Series Namibia take on Uganda in Castle Lite Series ( ) ZZZZ7:28 amZZZZ
Namibia will host Uganda for T20I and 50 over action next month.
Men's T20 World Cup 2022 Regional Qualifiers postponed Men's T20 World Cup 2022 Regional Qualifiers postponed ( ) ZZZZ7:23 amZZZZ
Qualifiers in Africa and Asia are to be postponed or cancelled due to the pandemic.
USA Cricket statement on lawsuit USA Cricket statement on lawsuit ( ) ZZZZ7:17 amZZZZ
USA Cricket respond to a lawsuit filed by two of its directors.
Naveed and Shaiman banned for eight years each under ICC Anti-Corruption Code Naveed and Shaiman banned for eight years each under ICC Anti-Corruption Code ( ) ZZZZ7:16 amZZZZ
United Arab Emirates players Mohammad Naveed and Shaiman Anwar Butt have been banned from all cricket for eight years.
Schedule for USA men's Under-19 national championship confirmed Schedule for USA men's Under-19 national championship confirmed ( ) ZZZZ6:56 amZZZZ
All eight teams will play four 50-over matches next month in Texas.
Tim Cutler appointed new CEO of Vanuatu Cricket Tim Cutler appointed new CEO of Vanuatu Cricket ( ) ZZZZ11:36 pmZZZZ
The former Hong Kong CEO will start his new role in the middle of the year.
Groups announced for European Cricket Championship Groups announced for European Cricket Championship ( ) ZZZZ3:46 amZZZZ
The European Cricket Network have carried out the draw for their European Cricket Championship.
ICC announces expansion of the women's game ICC announces expansion of the women's game ( ) ZZZZ12:30 amZZZZ
The ICC announces an expansion to their women's World Cups.
Cricket Canada and USA Cricket announce return of Auty Cup Cricket Canada and USA Cricket announce return of Auty Cup ( ) ZZZZ10:18 amZZZZ
The oldest international fixture in sport will return in July.
Germany women announce World Cup qualifier warm-up Germany women announce World Cup qualifier warm-up ( ) ZZZZ11:23 amZZZZ
Germanyís women will play host to France in July.
USA Cricket announces menís U19 national championship USA Cricket announces menís U19 national championship ( ) ZZZZ10:37 amZZZZ
Prairie View Cricket Complex in Houston, Texas will play host to the historic first USA Cricket U19 National Championship from April 4th - 11th.
Everest Premier League confirmed to return in September Everest Premier League confirmed to return in September ( ) ZZZZ10:33 amZZZZ
After COVID-19 cancelled the 2020 edition, the Everest Premier League will return in September.
Live-streaming of qualifiers an overdue but welcome development Live-streaming of qualifiers an overdue but welcome development ( ) ZZZZ5:19 amZZZZ
Itís been a long time coming, but the announcement that qualification events will be live streamed is very welcome.
Belgium announce three warm-up series Belgium announce three warm-up series ( ) ZZZZ5:16 amZZZZ
Belgium will play three T20I series in preparation for T20 World Cup qualifying.
Denmark appoint Ruan Low Denmark appoint Ruan Low ( ) ZZZZ9:53 amZZZZ
The Danish Cricket Federation have appointed Ruan Low as their new Head Coach, replacing Jeremy Bray who left to join Vanuatu last month.
Netherlands A to tour Ireland Netherlands A to tour Ireland ( ) ZZZZ2:36 amZZZZ
Netherlands A will be flying to Ireland for three games against their counterparts, currently pencilled in for May 10th, 12th and 13th.
541 pathway games to be livestreamed 541 pathway games to be livestreamed ( ) ZZZZ2:14 amZZZZ
The International Cricket Council has announced that for the first time ever 541 pathway event matches across three ICC World Cups will be live streamed globally in partnership with IMG.
Netherlands to play in European Cricket Championships Netherlands to play in European Cricket Championships ( ) ZZZZ6:27 amZZZZ
The KNCB have confirmed that Netherlands A will play in the European Cricket Championships in Spain later this year.
Mark Coles appointed Scotland Women Coach Mark Coles appointed Scotland Women Coach ( ) ZZZZ6:43 amZZZZ
The New Zealander takes over at the helm from Steve Knox, who held the role for five years on a part-time basis.
Wesley Barresi retires from cricket Wesley Barresi retires from cricket ( ) ZZZZ10:26 amZZZZ
Netherlands wicket-keeper batsman Wes Barresi has retired from cricket at the age of 35.
KNCB extend Campbell contract KNCB extend Campbell contract ( ) ZZZZ1:49 amZZZZ
The KNCB have agreed a contract extension with Head Coach Ryan Campbell.
More tournaments bite the dust More tournaments bite the dust ( ) ZZZZ8:07 amZZZZ
The ICC has announced that the three upcoming series in the World Cup League 2 due to take place between March and May, have been postponed because of COVID-19.
Return of European Championships Return of European Championships ( ) ZZZZ7:40 amZZZZ
The European Championships, last played under the ICC Europe banner in 2010 before evolving into the European leg of the ICCís T20 pathway, are set to return later this year.
USA spinner Patel action cleared USA spinner Patel action cleared ( ) ZZZZ9:36 amZZZZ
The ICC has announced that following remedial work and re-assessment, the bowling action of USA spinner Nisarg Patel has been found to be legal.
Logan van Beek to play for Voorburg Logan van Beek to play for Voorburg ( ) ZZZZ8:44 amZZZZ
Dutch international Logan Van Beek will be playing domestic cricket for Voorburg during the 2021 campaign.
USA name Women's and U19 squads USA name Women's and U19 squads ( ) ZZZZ1:25 amZZZZ
USA Cricket has announced the USA Womenís National and USA Womenís National Under 19 Training Groups.
France name squad France name squad ( ) ZZZZ3:59 amZZZZ
France Cricket have named a squad of 18 for the 2021 season.
Another series cancelled as Qatar call off Nepal games Another series cancelled as Qatar call off Nepal games ( ) ZZZZ3:29 amZZZZ
Covid-19 pandemic sees yet another proposed series bite the dust with Nepal's short tour of Qatar falling by the wayside.
UAE players facing lengthy bans UAE players facing lengthy bans ( ) ZZZZ12:59 amZZZZ
United Arab Emirates (UAE) players Mohammad Naveed and Shaiman Anwar Butt have been found guilty of two offences each under the ICC Anti-Corruption Code
Czech cricket unveil new coaches Czech cricket unveil new coaches ( ) ZZZZ5:34 amZZZZ
Czech cricket has unveiled their new coaching and selection personnel for the 2021 season.
Nepal to play Qatar next month Nepal to play Qatar next month ( ) ZZZZ3:19 amZZZZ
Nepal will be back in action next month as they travel to take on Qatar in a T20 series in Doha.
Craig Wright appointed Scotland Assistant Coach Craig Wright appointed Scotland Assistant Coach ( ) ZZZZ7:13 amZZZZ
Cricket Scotland appoints Craig Wright as men’s national team Assistant Coach, replacing recently departed Grant Morgan.
Germany to host quadrangular tournament Germany to host quadrangular tournament ( ) ZZZZ9:51 amZZZZ
Germany will play host to a quadrangular tournament in May.
Bray takes on Vanuatu role Bray takes on Vanuatu role ( ) ZZZZ10:02 pmZZZZ
Jeremy Bray has left Denmark for a new role as Head Coach of Vanuatu.
UAE name squad for Ireland clashes UAE name squad for Ireland clashes ( ) ZZZZ6:04 amZZZZ
The UAE have named a squad of 17 for their four-match ODI series against Ireland which gets under way on Friday at the Sheikh Zayed stadium.