Oman picks strong squad for WCL Division Two

  Fast bowlers Kaleemullah and Ahmed Fayyaz Butt and spin all-rounder Jay Odedara will represent Oman for the first time in an International Cricket Council (ICC) competition as Oman Cricket (OC) announced a strong side for the World Cricket League

Expert coaches trying to turn Oman’s ‘good chaps’ into champions

With Oman national team set to start their all-important journey to the ICC World Cricket League (WCL) Division 2 in Namibia in February, Oman Cricket has hired two expert coaches to fine tune the players for a high profile international

A landmark year for cricket in Oman

It is an established fact that sporting glory not only has the capacity to unite people but lift the national mood too. As the Sultanate enters 2018 with increased assurance after the stupendous success in the Gulf Cup football which

Oman boys score massive win against Maldives

Leading from the front captain Mohammed Sameer guided Oman to a massive 10-wicket victory against Maldives in its opening match of the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) Under-16 Western Region tournament here on Sunday. Chasing a meagre 105 to win, Oman

Oman eyes success in ACC Under-16 tourney

Muscat: Oman juniors will be hoping to translate immense promise into good results when Mohammed Sameer leads the Sultanate squad into Asian Cricket Council (ACC) Under-16 Western Region championship in the UAE next week. Brimming with talented all-rounders, Oman under-16

Has Oman found its own Akram?

MUSCAT – He is a left-arm paceman. He can swing the ball. He is wily too. And he takes wickets by the bucket. Has Oman discovered a Wasim Akram in the making? Well, only time will tell, but Muhammed Omair

Oman women impress in series loss to Malaysia

Oman women’s cricket team returned from Malaysia after an eventful series which the hosts won 2-1. All the matches were played at Malaysia’s famed Kinrara Oval, providing young Oman squad vital international exposure to different playing conditions. After losing the

Oman women’s team to play T20 series in Malaysia

With the game of cricket continuing to put Oman firmly on the global sporting map, Sultanate’s women’s cricket team will embark on a tour of Malaysia on Monday for a three-match bilateral series that mirrors the game’s growth in the

Oman thrash Hong Kong for another series triumph

Oman’s red brigade secured second successive series victory when they handed Hong Kong a seven-wicket thrashing in the second game of the three-match series, taking an unassailable 2-0 lead, at Sevens Cricket Ground in Dubai on Tuesday. Oman had whitewashed

Oman Cricket lights up full-fledged practice facility in Al Amerat

Oman Cricket (OC) has been striving to make it easier for players to hone their skills at the time of their convenience and a huge step has been taken in that direction by installing floodlights on the main practice facility