Cricket: ICC to visit Nigeria ahead World Cup Qualifiers
Written by City Radio on September 23, 2022
William Glenwright, International Cricket Council’s (ICC) General Manager (Development), is scheduled to visit Nigeria on a tree-day working visit ahead of the U-19 World Cup Division 2 Qualifiers in Abuja.
A statement by Emeka Igwilo, General Manager, Nigeria Cricket Federation (NCF), said Glenwright will inspect facilities in Lagos, Edo and Abuja from Sunday to Wednesday.
The visit according to Igwilo comes ahead of the ICC men’s cricket World Cup Africa division 2 qualifier taking place in Abuja from Sept.30 to Oct. 9.
He said cricket has improved in Nigeria, with the country winning two development awards in the last three years.
Igwilo said the visit would further cement the federation’s developmental efforts in the sport.