Maqsood leads Oman to big win over Canada

Muscat: Captain Zeeshan Maqsood slammed a magnificent century while paceman Ahmed Fayyaz Butt picked up three wickets to power Oman to a emphatic win over fancied Canada in the ICC WCL Two championship in Windhoek, Namibia on Sunday. Oman are now

Oman beat USA by six wickets in Namibia

  Muscat: Muhammed Nadeem and Suraj Kumar struck brilliant half-centuries to steer Oman to an exciting 6-wicket victory against the USA in their opening match of the ICC World Cricket League Division Two in Windhoek, Namibia on Saturday. Opting to

Zawawi Powertech crowned A Division Knockout champion

    MUSCAT: Star all-rounder Kalairasan Natarajan slammed three huge sixes in the last over to power Zawawi Powertech Engineering to a sensational title win in the A Division T20 Knockout final at Oman Cricket’s grassy ground two in Amerat on

Oman Cricket AGM approves plan of action for 2019

     Appreciating a highly eventful 2018, Oman Cricket’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) approved a busy calendar of events and activities for the year 2019 at Al Falaj Hotel on Monday. Various national teams are scheduled to take part in

Winners of women’s, junior league honoured

Women’s League and Junior League toppers were felicitated at a colourful prize-distribution ceremony attended by Oman Cricket Board members and sponsors at Oman Cricket Academy (OCA) on Sunday. The prizes were awarded by the guests of honour Syed Anwar Ahsan,

Oman beats UAE in last-over thriller

    Shahzad Raza MUSCAT: Oman all-rounder Ahmed Fayyaz Butt hit UAE’s Qadeer Ahmed for a four and a six off successive balls of the final over to seal a sensational two-wicket win for the hosts in the first game

Cricket begins to captivate Omani school children

As many as 25 schoolboys and girls enrol into ‘Omani Junior Cricket Development Programme Shahzad Raza MUSCAT: Cricket is beginning to fascinate young Omani schoolboys and girls like never before and more students are expected to make Oman Cricket Academy

Oman confident of making it to ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup

Prathamesh retained as captain for Division One Qualifier in Malaysia Shahzad Raza MUSCAT: Oman’s quest for ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup qualification will move closer to culmination when it embarks on its mission to win the CWC Qualifier Asia Division

UAE set to tour Oman for two-match series in April

Shahzad Raza MUSCAT: United Arab Emirates (UAE) will be touring Oman in April for a two-match bilateral series in what is seen as cricket’s ‘battle of big brothers’ in the Gulf. Having established themselves as the game’s regional powers, the

Oman confident of winning ODI status by finishing among top four in ICC WCL Two

  Maqsood to lead a strong team to Namibia for six-nation tournament By Shahzad Raza MUSCAT: All-rounder Zeeshan Maqsood will lead a full-strength Oman side to Namibia to participate in the all-important six-nation ICC World Cricket League Division Two, starting