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Tag Archives: ICC Associates

On Test Status and Full Membership

A blog by Andruid on Bangladesh: This morning Bangladesh take to the field against South Africa in an attempt  to gain only their second ever win in the test arena in 50? attempts. If things take to their normal course it is likely that not only will that attempt fail miserably but so will the [...]

On Eng vs Sco, and other Test v. Associate ODIs

  England v Scotland: Just recently the second of a number of one off One Day Internationals between England and her Associate neighbours (The first being a 50 odd run win for the English against Ireland in 2006) was played in Edinburgh, with steady rainfall eventually putting paid to any hopes of a result with [...]

Kenya forced to grind to regain initiative

Kenya after 4 days of unusually difficult and to some extent self inflicted labour finally ground out a win against a stubborn and a t times plucky UAE in the second of their two intercontinental cup matches in Sharjah. Having been undone by the superhuman efforts of a certain Gerry Snyman only a few days [...]

Snyman rampage takes Namibia top.

When Kenya and Namibia took to the field in Sharjah on Tuesday morning it marked the first time that these two leading African associate cricket nation were meeting in senior competition since 2006 in which resulted in a draw, this match however right from the off looked like it would be a different affair all [...]

Easy, but not so easy…

The Intercontinental Cup, returns to the fore of non-test cricket with the curtain raiser for this year’s fixtures featuring one team was sat at the top of the table after two comfortable wins while the other was effectively already out of contention with only one win, a rained out draw and an innings defeats to [...]