Dubai

Dubai

Dubai announces Arabian Cricket League

The ICC Global Cricket Academy (ICC GCA) celebrated its first year of operation at its Dubai Sports City (DSC) facility this week by announcing its Arabian Cricket League (ACL) for corporate and club teams to take place in November and December 2011.

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Future bright beyond the Test world

Next week's ICC annual get-together promises to have more than its fair share of politicking, posturing and controversy

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Big playing increase beyond the Test world

The number of people actively participating in cricket outside the Test-playing countries increased 17% in 2007, according to the ICC.

Dubai

Dubai Sports City developments continue

It might be one of the hottest, driest countries in the world but the mantra that "nothing is impossible" couldn't be more appropriate for Dubai, whose preparations to build a world class cricket centre continue at apace.

Dubai

Keeping Dubai cricket alive

Tariq Butt is almost single handedly keeping cricket in Dubai alive, according to an interesting report in Gulfnews .

Dubai

Dubai super stadium to open in January

The Gulf News reports that the Dubai Sports City cricket stadium will open in January 2008 and the first international match could be as soon as March next year.

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A long way from home

It won't get many column inches in the mainstream cricket press, but the World Cricket League, which started in Nairobi yesterday and continues into next week, features the best of the rest, the six sides just under the ten Test-playing countries

Dubai

Dubai cricket season in limbo

The Dubai Cricket Council, which hosts the maximum tournaments in the UAE, has been unable to announce their schedule for the new season.

Dubai

Dubai’s cricket oasis bulldozed

Mike Gatting has described the demise of the Dubai Cricket Council grounds in Al Jadaf as a “crying shame.” Gatting last played at the ground in March, when he captained the Lord’s Taverners in their annual charity fixture against Fly Emirates.