ICC match set for tomorow

Preparations for the International Cricket Council (ICC) Intercontinental Cup (ICUP) and World Cricket League Championships between PNG Hebou Barramundis and Namibia are underway at the Amini cricket park for tomorrow’s event.

The world record holder for the highest score in a one-day match, the PNG Hebou Barramundis will take on South African rival team Namibia tomorrow at the Amini cricket park in Port Moresby.

The event is part of the Round robin league matches between the eight participating teams Ireland ,Afghanistan, Scotland ,United Arab Emirates ,Hong Kong , Papua New Guinea ,Netherlands and Namibia who are vying for a chance to get into the ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier 2018 and subsequently  to qualify for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 in England and Wales.

The HEBOU PNG Barramundis are currently sitting in sixth (6th) place on 20 Points, one place ahead of Namibia who is also on 20 points after three rounds of the competition.

The side that wins the ICC Intercontinental Cup 2015-17 round-robin league will play the bottom-ranked Test team on the Reliance ICC Test Team Rankings in the ICC Test Challenge in 2018.

Barrramundis after this match will head to Hong Kong early next month for the next ICC round robin match against team Hong Kong.



Lamech Jinimbo