Proteas Draw Group of Death for Women’s World Cup Qualifier

Proteas Draw Group of Death for Women’s World Cup Qualifier

The Proteas will have to finish in the top two positions in Group A of the ICC Women’s World Cup Qualifier 2011 to qualify for the 2013 World Cup. Photo: SuppliedThe International Cricket Council (ICC) has announced the schedule for the upcoming ICC Women’s World Cup Qualifier 2011 (WWCQ), to be staged in Dhaka, Bangladesh, from 14 to 25 November.

The event will feature 10 teams playing in two groups across four venues in the city, and South Africa will have to finish first or second on the Group A log to qualify for the World Cup.

Host Bangladesh will be joined by teams from South Africa, Sri Lanka, Netherlands, Zimbabwe, USA, West Indies, Pakistan, Ireland and Japan to battle it out for the four remaining spots at the ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2013, which will be hosted by India.

England, Australia, India and New Zealand have already qualified for the event by virtue of finishing in the top four at the ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2009.

The ICC WWCQ 2011 will be played at four venues in Dhaka, namely Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium, Narayanganj Osmani Stadium, and the Bangladesh Krira Shikkha Protishtan 1 and BKSP 2.

 

The ICC Women’s World Cup Qualifier 2011:

Group A:

South Africa
Sri Lanka
Netherlands
Zimbabwe
USA

 

Group B:

West Indies
Pakistan
Ireland
Japan
Bangladesh

 

Please visit the ICC website for more information on ICC WWCQ 2011.

 

South Africa fixtures* at the ICC Women’s World Cup Qualifier 2011:

Mon, Nov 14: South Africa vs Sri Lanka (Narayanganj Osmani)
Tue, Nov 15: USA vs South Africa (BKSP2)
Fri, Nov 18: Netherlands vs South Africa (BKSP1)
Sun, Nov 20: South Africa vs Zimbabwe (Narayanganj Osmani)

 

The full list of fixtures is available at the ICC website.

 

By |2016-12-12T08:21:19+00:00August 17th, 2011|Cricket, Newsroom|0 Comments

About the Author:

Leave A Comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.