ICC allocates USD 422,000 for developing Afghanistan cricket

The statement added that this funding for the Afghanistan Cricket Board is for the development of the National Cricket Academy in Kabul and is subject to the fulfillment of certain conditions.

updated: April 17, 2013 20:20 IST
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Dubai: With an aim to develop more competitive teams among its full, associate/affiliate members, the ICC has allocated USD 422,000 for the Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) from the its Targeted Assistance and Performance Programme (TAPP).

It was decided during the second of the four board meetings of the ICC and IDI (ICC Development International, the commercial arm of the cricket's governing body) held here on April 16 and 17.

"The ICC introduced a TAPP fund of USD 12m in January 2012 to help develop more competitive teams at the highest level by targeting the lower ranked full members and higher ranked associate/affiliate members for assistance," the world body said in a statement.

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