ICC EAP Announce Squads and Fixtures for Under 19 Qualifier

ICC EAP Media Release 25 July 2017 SQUADS AND FIXTURES ANNOUNCED FOR UNDER 19 CRICKET WORLD CUP QUALIFIER     The next generation of talented Pacific cricketers will be on show in next month’s 2018 ICC Under 19 Cricket World Cup – East Asia-Pacific Qualifier 2017 on the stunning island of Samoa. The capital Apia will play host to some of the best up and coming cricketers from the region…

July 25, 2017
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Cricket PNG Launch ‘First Class’ Competition

Cricket PNG Media Release Cricket PNG launches Hebou Shield for 2017     Cricket PNG (CPNG) officially launched the HEBOU Shield- CPNG’s Premier First Class Competition, today at the Cricket PNG Office at Amini Park. The 2017 HEBOU Shield will take place during the week from June to July, featuring the best male and female cricketers in PNG. The HEBOU Shield Men’s Competition will be divided into two (2) divisions-…

June 5, 2017
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Scrapping of affiliate membership one of many changes approved by ICC

ICC Media Release Revised financial model passed and new constitution agreed upon   “Progress has been made on a number of significant issues, in particular around international cricket structures,” said ICC Chief Executive David Richardson The International Cricket Council (ICC) concluded five days of Board and Committee meetings in Dubai with a number of decisions passed, including a revised financial model. In addition, agreement on a new constitution to be…

April 28, 2017
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PNG Board Plane Bound For Japan

Cricket PNG Media Release PNG Lewas depart for ICC Women’s World T20 EAP Qualifier     The City Pharmacy PNG Lewas departed Port Moresby yesterday for the ICC Women’s World T20 East Asia Pacific (EAP) Qualifier which will be played in Sano, Japan from the 28th April to the 4th May, 2017. City Pharmacy PNG Lewas’ Captain, Pauke Siaka was excited before she left the shores of PNG, ahead of…

April 27, 2017
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Young Japan Seeking to Excite Home Fans

ICC EAP Media Release JAPAN’S YOUNG GUNS LOOKING FOR REDEMPTION     With the 2018 ICC Women’s World Twenty20 – East Asia-Pacific Qualifier 2017 on home soil, Japan will be looking to electrify home crowds and take the one qualifying position on offer. Japan will use the memories of losing the final on home soil three years ago and that of a three-wicket loss to Samoa at the 2016 Qualifier…

April 26, 2017
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Vanuatu Farewells Women’s Cricket Team

Vanuatu Cricket Association Media Release Vanuatu National Women’s Cricket Team departs for Japan     The Vanuatu National Women’s Cricket team departed Bauerfield airport Tuesday morning this week feeling strong and motivated to participate in the ICC Women’s WT20 – EAP Qualifier in Sano, Japan from 26th April to 6th May 2017. The tournament is hosted by the Japan Cricket Association (JCA). The team is captained by APT Dolphin’s captain…

April 26, 2017
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Lili’i Wants Samoa in the World T20

Regina Lili’i is already a legend of Samoan cricket and one of the most dominant players in the East Asia-Pacific region. She has played for Samoa for seven years and is the captain of her country. She is also the most capped player and the leading run scorer and wicket taker. Her leadership with the bat and bowl will be an integral part of Samoa’s campaign as they seek a…

April 26, 2017
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‘Fiery’ Samoa ready to put in ‘gutsy’ performance for their team mates

ICC EAP Media Release SINGLE-MINDED SAMOA HUNGRY FOR SUCCESS     Samoa’s women’s cricket team, the 2015 Pacific Games gold medalists, are determined to make up for their less than satisfactory performance on home soil last year. Entering the competition ranked only behind Papua New Guinea, the team has their sights set on taking out top spot at the 2018 ICC Women’s World Twenty20 – East Asia-Pacific Qualifier 2017. After…

April 26, 2017
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PNG can’t wait to ‘defend their crown’

ICC EAP Media Release PNG LEWAS LOOKING TO MAINTAIN REGIONAL DOMINANCE     Having finished the last regional qualifier undefeated, the Papua New Guinea Lewas will be looking to continue that winning form at the 2018 ICC Women’s Twenty20 – East Asia-Pacific Qualifier 2017. Entering the tournament in Sano, Japan having won two of the previous three regional qualifiers, the Lewas are undoubtedly the team to beat. The team has…

April 26, 2017
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A team to ‘inspire the next generation of women’s cricket in Vanuatu’

ICC EAP Media Release UNDERDOGS VANUATU UP FOR THE CHALLENGE     The Vanuatu women’s cricket team are using their fourth place finish at the 2015 Pacific Games as motivation for the upcoming 2018 ICC Women’s World Twenty20 – East Asia-Pacific Qualifier 2017. Very much the underdogs, Vanuatu will enter the tournament having never beaten any of the other teams and hoping to cause some upsets. The team has been…

April 26, 2017
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