History will be created in the United States of America when the hosts will clash in an ODI versus Papua New Guinea on September 13 at Fort Lauderdale. This will mark the first instance of an ODI being played in the nation signaling the wide spread of cricket across the world.
The 50-over game between the two sides constitutes as part of the second tri-series of the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup League 2. Namibia is the third participant in the tournament with the six-match series part of the qualifiers for the 2023 World Cup scheduled to be held in India.
USA has already hosted a few T20 internationals with India having played against West Indies at the same venue. This series will surely pave the way for garnering more interest in the game amongst the huge sporting market of the USA.