Uganda Falls To Nepal But Qualifies ICC Div. 2

cheapest geneva;”>Martin Suji and Steve Tikolo’s troops lost to the second placed Asians at the Somerset Cricket Club in the final although the defeat was insignificant since Uganda had already qualified for next year’s ICC World Cup Qualifier in New Zealand following an 82-run victory over USA on Thursday night and finished as log leaders.

Uganda won the toss but lost the final of the Pepsi WCL Div 3 – Both teams qualified for the 2015 World Cup Qualifier in APRIL 2014 in New Zealand

Uganda won the toss but lost with Nepal also qualifying at the expense of hosts Bermuda and wealthy USA who had spent months in the West Indies preparing for the tournament.

Uganda captain Davis Arinaitwe was named player of the Pepsi World Cricket League Div 3 tournament. The 26-year old took 10 wickets during the tournament, and twice received the award for man of the match.

Uganda therefore qualified to play at the April 2014 World Cup Qualifiers in New Zealand, where ten teams will take part. The top two qualify for the 2015 World Cup; the next six will play at another World Cup qualifying event and earn ODI (One Day International) status while the last two will be demoted back to Division III.

Team Uganda in Bermuda

Team Uganda’s next Twenty20 mission is in Dubai before they head to New Zealand.

Richard Okia hanging out with the Cricket Legend Brian C Lara

Deusdedit Muhumuza top scored for Uganda with 28 off 70 balls including two boundary fours.

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