Oman raring to go as host of first international cricket tournament


Oman is all set to host its first major international tournament starting on November 9 and the ICC World Cricket League (WCL) Division 3 championship presents it an excellent opportunity to put its top-class cricket infrastructure in Amerat to real test.

The six-nation competition will be contested by Oman, Kenya, Singapore, USA, Uganda and Denmark at Oman Cricket’s (OC’s) two beautiful floodlit green grounds. Top two teams from this single league championship will be promoted to WCL Division 2.

The 11-day tournament, scheduled to end on November 19, will see Oman taking on Kenya on OC ground 1 while Uganda playing Denmark on OC ground 2 as the opening games on November 9.

Playing its first international competition at home, Oman has been preparing hard and after weeks of training the team is raring to go.