Cricket Australia to work with Papua New Guinea and Vanuatu
On the Oceania continent, cricket signifies an Australia-New Zealand triumph. Cricket Australia (CA) desires to increase cricket’s popularity in the Tasman nations. Australia wishes to collaborate and work with Papua New Guinea and Vanuatu in this regard.
Papua New Guinea entered the conversation in 2021 for a spot in the T20 World Cup in Oman-Arab Emirates. However, the squad failed not qualify for the next T20 World Cup in Australia. Consequently, Cricket Australia opted to enhance their cricket programme. The country will also collaborate with Vanuatu.
As part of the agreement between the Australian government and the governments of these two nations, CA will essentially engage with these two nations to promote cricket growth. Papua New Guinea and Vanuatu will compete in the Australian County Cricket Championship as a result.
Australia will also concentrate on cricket development depending on age group. Additionally, the nation will endeavor to improve women’s cricket.
Various Australian teams will travel the two nations as part of the deal. Cricket Australia has confirmed the fact (CA). However, the duration of this arrangement is currently unknown.