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UAE To Host Women's Int'l Cricket Tournament For First Time

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 12 / 07 / 16

Women's cricket in the UAE is "set to get a big boost" with the Emirates Cricket Board announcing that it will be hosting an int'l tournament for the first time for women, according to K.R. Nayar of GULF NEWS. The tournament is scheduled to start on Dec. 14 at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium with seven ...

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