Development - Africa


Under-15 squads from Central and Southern Africa converge on Namibia
Under-15 squads from Central and Southern Africa converge on Namibia

The ICC Under 15 Tournament for Central and Southern Africa will be played in Windhoek, Namibia from the 13th - 17th September 2005

ICC Africa Region - Cricket Week
ICC Africa Region - Cricket Week

September marks the beginning of Spring in the Africa continent and with it comes the celebration of Cricket, in the Cricket Week festivities planned by the various countries

ICC Youth World Cup spots up for grabs
ICC Youth World Cup spots up for grabs

After the recent ICC Trophy tournament decided the last five places for the ICC Cricket World Cup in West Indies in 2007, the cricket focus shifts from seniors to juniors in Africa and East Asia - Pacific with the ICC Africa/EAP U19 World Cup Qualifier co

Fast Bowling Academy
Fast Bowling Academy

The Annual Academy of the ICC Development Office for Africa will be held in Benoni, South Africa and in Nairobi Kenya from 5th to 7th August 2005.

Afro-Asian squads named
Afro-Asian squads named

The South African National Cricket Team captain, Graeme Smith will lead a powerful 19-man African representative side that will pit its strength against an equally competitive Asian XI under the captaincy of Pakistan's Inzamam ul-Haq in the inaugural Afro

Afro-Asia Cup 2005
Afro-Asia Cup 2005

The Asian Cricket Council and Africa Cricket Association who have come together to form Afro-Asian Cricket Cooperation, a body to promote and develop cricket across Asia and Africa, are pleased to welcome as their sole commercial partner for the Afro-Asia

Namibia to host New Zealand
Namibia to host New Zealand

The Namibian Cricket Board will host the New Zealand cricket team for two limited overs games.

Ladies cricket launch in Lesotho
Ladies cricket launch in Lesotho

This has certainly been the year of the Women in Africa. Lesotho Cricket Association in conjunction with the Ministry of Youth, Sport and Gender will officially launch their Women's Cricket Program in Maseru on Saturday, 23rd July 2005.

Botswana and Mali become members of the ICC
Botswana and Mali become members of the ICC

The ICC Development Program - Africa has two reasons to smile today as her two nominated countries to Affiliate and Associate status respectively has been accepted, at the ICC AGM in London.

Kenya crowned Africa Region Champions of the Intercontinental Cup
Kenya crowned Africa Region Champions of the Intercontinental Cup

After three matches played, Kenya were crowned Africa Region Champions of the Intercontinental Cup for 2005.

ICC Africa Development Seminar
ICC Africa Development Seminar

ICC-Africa's fourth and final annual development seminar took place in Benoni near Johannesburg last weekend.

Kwebiiha back as Ndiko is dropped
Kwebiiha back as Ndiko is dropped

Junior Kwebiiha is back on the national team that takes on Namibia in a three-day ICC Intercontinental tie at Lugogo from Friday. Namibia arrives today.

Mwami says team focused
Mwami says team focused

Mental fitness will be crucial as Uganda take on archrivals Namibia in the three-day ICC Intercontinental tie that starts tomorrow at Lugogo oval.

Report on the 2nd, Carcamanes Cricket Festival - Buenos Aires 05
Report on the 2nd, Carcamanes Cricket Festival - Buenos Aires 05

The Argentine Cricket Association recently hosted the Second Carcamanes (Over 40's) Festival in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Botswana associate inspection
Botswana associate inspection

The Botswana Cricket Association went all out in their bid to impress the ICC inspectors of John Cribbin and Matthew Kennedy during their recent visit to Botswana.

Tsunami Charity match a huge success.
Tsunami Charity match a huge success.

The Nigerian Cricket Association, held a very successful charity match for the victims of the Tsunami disaster.

Intercontinental Cup Match
Intercontinental Cup Match

The second of the Intercontinental Cup matches for the Africa Region will be played in Uganda from the 22nd - 24th April 2005

Subash Modi to represent Africa on Associates/.Affiliates Umpires Panel
Subash Modi to represent Africa on Associates/.Affiliates Umpires Panel

With the conclusion of the ICC WCQS in Malaysia , Chris Kelly, along with an elite panel decided on the Umpires to represent the various regions on the Associate / Affiliate Umpires Panel.

Global Awards Africa with four
Global Awards Africa with four

The ICC announced the Global Development Award Winners on Thursday and Africa was the strongest contender with four of the nine awards on offer.

MCC grants to three countries in Africa
MCC grants to three countries in Africa

The Africa Region has been blessed with three grants from MCC to the tune of $5000 us each for projects that have been earmarked in the countries visited, namely, Namibia, Morocco and Uganda.