Cricket is one of the world’s oldest sports, dating as far back as the 12th century. Today, there are more than a billion fans of the game in Australia, England, India, Pakistan and New Zealand.
What is cricket, and what are the basic rules of the game?
Cricket is played on a large oval field, in the center of which is marked with a rectangular track, called the pitch. The pitch is a rectangle 20 meters long and three wide. At the opposite ends of the path are wickets, consisting of willow stumps – 71 cm in height and a total width of 22 cm – with the overlapping bars (bail).
The second round of the Uganda Cricket World Cup Challenge League is scheduled to take place in June 2022, specifically from June 14 to June 28. A total of 6 teams are taking part, these are the best teams whose game the fans and dedicated fans are eager to watch. The number of matches will be fifteen. They are organized by the Uganda Cricket Association and will have List A status.
The Test match series will be part of Group A of the global T20 World Cup qualifiers.
The second round of the ICC was originally scheduled to take place in January. But unfortunately it had to be postponed because of the new outbreak of coronavirus. These were forced measures as nobody wanted to postpone the event. The organizers, teams and fans alike were looking forward to this event. This time around, it’s set to take place between June 14 and June 28, 2022.
Round 1 of Challenge League B took place in Oman, and the Cricket Cranes were able to win all five of their games and take first place in the table. But the second round has to wait a second year because of the pandemic.
Before that, Uganda hosted a major event as far back as 2019. Those were cricket qualifiers. So all cricket fans in Uganda are looking forward to Round 2. The organizers are taking a responsible approach to hosting the championship, which will give fans an incredible time watching the matches. The athletes in turn do not plan to give up, for this they train hard. Their primary goal is to perform at their best.
The third and final round of Challenge League B will be held in Jersey City from July 28 to August 10.