Tag Archives: Afghanistan

Quick World Cup Qualifier Review

In the end, the two probably favourites in the West Indies and Afghanistan made it. But that doesn’t even begin to tell the full story. The West Indies were within five runs of crashing out against Scotland, who were desperately … Continue reading

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Under 19 Confusion

In the last few weeks the regional tournaments for the forthcoming Under 19 World Cup have been taking place and quite frankly, the qualification process is not only confusing but very unfair. Firstly, now Afghanistan and Ireland are full members, … Continue reading

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Test Status and the next Big Thing

Unless you’ve been living in a cave this past week, you’ll know that the ICC have confirmed Full Member status for Ireland and Afghanistan, making them the 11th and 12th Full Members and the first since Bangladesh in 2000. For … Continue reading

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Quick Qualifier Round Up and Women’s T20 Predictions

OK, so the World T20 qualifier is done and dusted and for once your humble author got his predictions right with Bangladesh and Afghanistan making it through. The latter took their winner-takes-all game against Zimbabwe by the horns and batted … Continue reading

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T20 World Cup Preview & Predictions

So the World T20 is upon us once more which means it’s time for some no doubt wonky predictions from me. To be honest the tournament hasn’t had the best preparation, with fixtures only finalised at the last minute, causing … Continue reading

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Scheduling Conflict

One of the joys of delving around the Net for cricket stuff is finding the sport being played ¬† at a first-class level in countries that are more familiar¬†with T20 or ODI cricket. I only found out recently that in … Continue reading

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So, we’re nearly 20 games into the World Cup now and a consistent pattern that is emerging (generally among the Full Member nations at least), is how one-sided the matches have been. The gist has been, win toss, go crazy … Continue reading

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