Uganda women's national cricket team

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Uganda
Flag of Uganda.svg
Flag of Uganda
Association Uganda Cricket Association
Personnel
Captain Naomi Kayondo
Coach Flag of India.svg Suraj Karavadra
International Cricket Council
ICC statusAssociate member (1998)
ICC region Africa
ICC RankingsCurrent [1] Best-ever
WT20I 18th 14th (6-Jan-2019)
Women's Twenty20 Internationals
First WT20IFlag of Scotland.svg  Scotland at VRA Cricket Ground, Amstelveen; 7 July 2018
Last WT20IFlag of Mali.svg  Mali at Kicukiro Oval, Kigali; 23 June 2019
WT20IsPlayedWon/Lost
Total [2] 19 10/9
(0 ties, 0 no result)
This year [3] 0 0/0
(0 ties, 0 no result)
Women's T20 World Cup Qualifier appearances1 (first in 2018 )
Best result6th (2018)
As of 4 October 2020

The Uganda women's national cricket team represents Uganda in international women's cricket. They played their first matches as part of a triangular series that also involved Kenya and Kenya's A side in January 2006. They played in the African regional qualifiers for the 2009 World Cup in December 2006 against Kenya, Tanzania and Zimbabwe. They finished third in the tournament.

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In April 2018, the International Cricket Council (ICC) granted full Women's Twenty20 International (WT20I) status to all its members. Therefore, all Twenty20 matches played between Uganda women and another international side after 1 July 2018 will be a full WT20I. [4] In July 2018, Uganda played its first WT20I match against Scotland in 2018 ICC Women's World Twenty20 Qualifier in Netherlands. In June 2019, Uganda women scored 314 runs against Mali women in the Kwibuka Women's T20 Tournament, the highest total for any team, male or female, in a T20 international match. [5]

In December 2020, the ICC announced the qualification pathway for the 2023 ICC Women's T20 World Cup. [6] Uganda were named in the 2021 ICC Women's T20 World Cup Africa Qualifier regional group, alongside ten other teams. [7]

Tournament history

ICC Women's World Twenty20 Qualifier

ICC Women's Twenty20 Qualifier Africa

Records and Statistics

International Match Summary — Uganda Women [8]

Last Updated 23 June 2019

Playing Record
FormatMWLTNRInaugural Match
Twenty20 Internationals19109007 July 2018

Twenty20 International

T20I record versus other nations [8]

Records complete to T20I #678. Last updated 23 June 2019.

OpponentMWLTNRFirst matchFirst win
ICC Full members
Cricket Ireland flag.svg  Ireland 1010010 July 2018
Flag of Zimbabwe.svg  Zimbabwe 303007 April 2019
ICC Associate members
Flag of Kenya.svg  Kenya 330006 April 20196 April 2019
Flag of Mali.svg  Mali 2200020 June 201920 June 2019
Flag of Namibia.svg  Namibia 101006 May 2019
Flag of the Netherlands.svg  Netherlands 1100012 July 201812 July 2018
Flag of Rwanda.svg  Rwanda 2200019 June 201919 June 2019
Flag of Scotland.svg  Scotland 101007 July 2018
Flag of Sierra Leone.svg  Sierra Leone 110005 May 20195 May 2019
Flag of Tanzania.svg  Tanzania 2020018 June 2019
Flag of Thailand.svg  Thailand 211008 July 20188 July 2018

Squad

The Uganda squad for the 2018 ICC Women's World Twenty20 Qualifier was as follows: [14]

See also

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