As per part of ICC’s developmental program in East Asia-Pacific region, ICC East Asia Pacific Team will be competing in the 2018 Australian Country Championship in Western Australia from the 7th – 14th of January.
Fiji National Men’s Head Coach and High Performance Manager, Josefa Rika and Vanuatu Head Coach, Shane Deitz will be coaching the side made up of national cricketers from Papua New Guinea, Fiji & Vanuatu.
The team will play against New South Wales, Queensland, Western Australia, South Australia and Victoria in matches played across T20 and One Day formats in Geraldton, WA.
ICC EAP Squad:
Patrick Matautaava (Vanuatu), Sese Bau (PNG), Nalin Nipiko (Vanuatu), Damien Ravu (PNG), Kipling Doriga (PNG), Wesley Viraliliu (Vanuatu), Joshua Rasu (Vanuatu), Nosaina Pokana (PNG), Hiri Hiri (PNG), Ronald Tari (Vanuatu), Jelany Chilia (Vanuatu), Seru Tupou (Fiji), Williamsing Nalisa (Vanuatu) & Trevor Langa (Vanuatu)