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Chiang Mai Juniors Create History

There was a nail-biting finale to the first ever Under -13 Thai National Cricket Tournament played among 4 regional teams in Chiang Mai over the weekend...
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China To Join International And Asian Cricket Families

China could be playing international cricket within two decades after being cleared to join the Asian cricket family later in November, the Asian Cricket Council announced Tuesday...
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Resumption Of Indo-Pak Cricket Ties A Positive Sign

Resumption of Pakistan-India cricket ties will serve the cause of cricket not only in Asia but also around the globe, said Asian Cricket Council (ACC) secretary general Syed Ashraful Huq, during a press conference at the Gaddafi Stadium, here Thursday...
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China To Play Cricket Soon

We could be witnessing a major breakthrough for the game of cricket globally after the visit of Chief Executive to China proved to be a success with the Chinese showing a very keen interest in wanting to promote and develop the game of cricket in their country...
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ACF Junior Tournaments 2003

Asian Cricket Foundation (ACF), an arm of the Asian Cricket Council which takes care of the marketing side of ACC will be organizing three junior tournaments involving India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh in the next 4 months with an idea of strengthening the cricket relations between these Asian Countries...
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India Tour To Pak Possible In 2004: ACC

The Asian Cricket Council (ACC) has said that Indo-Pak cricketing ties might resume in early 2004 as cricket boards of both the countries have given greens signals to play against each other, The News reported on Sunday...
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U19 Asian XI Selected From Youth Asia Cup 2003

The Chief Executive of the Asian Cricket Council, Mr. Syed Ashraful Huq has announced the names of the Asian Select XI U19 team from the just concluded Youth Asia Cup 2003 in Karachi, Pakistan...
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Iqbal Finds Talent In Qatar

The main aim of Iqbal Sikander's visit to Qatar in late February was to prepare national team for ACC Emerging Team Tournament in Kuwait and to train under-13 team for a tournament in Bahrain. Both these tournaments were scheduled to be played in March this year...
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Development In UAE

Ever since the seeds of cricket were sown in the deserts of the UAE, the game has flourished. Abdulrehman Bukhatir, a passionate lover of the game showed the way. He transformed his love for the game into action by providing support for the basic facilities for the game...
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February 2003 Asian Cricket Council Newsletter
Kuwaiti Umpires Need Exposure

Cricket in Kuwait seems to be very well organized. Playing conditions in this country gives the umpires a lot of strength and there are punishments to the teams which arrive late for the match. One thing that stood out mostly was the fact t hat the players are well behaved on the fields and do not intimidate the umpires too much. This enable the umpires to perform their duties without too much interference...
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January 2003 Asian Cricket Council Newsletter
Pak Talented Brigade Lift Asia Cup

Pakistan’s young cricketers continued their dream run when they produced yet another terrific all round performance on the big day to dispose off Sri Lanka by 46 runs in the final of the Asia Cup U-15 tournament played at the Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium. There is no euphemism to describe such a complete victory when their raw talent and utter enthusiasm annihilated Sri Lanka...
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December 2002 Asian Cricket Council Newsletter
Cricket Alive In Afghanistan

War-torn buildings, bomb craters filled fields and a nation looking to put the Taliban era behind it – you mention these things and immediately Afghanistan comes to mind. But if one mentions cricket and Afghanistan together, the mind finds it hard to accept the association between the two...
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ACC Turning Professional

The Asian Cricket Council (ACC), the sport's first regional bonding, which came into being in the autumn of 1983, is finally on its way to becoming a professional set-up...
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