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SCA is conducting a refresher course online on zoom from 3-5 March 2021 for coaches who have already completed the Level 1 coaching course with SCA in the past. Sessions will be from 7 pm-8 pm and free of cost. This refresher training course will help coaches acquire new knowledge and information that can be put into practice in coaching. If you are interested, please fill-up the sign up form from the link below.

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The SCA is planning a fully revamped National Youth League in 2021 and is inviting Intent of Participation from various cricket clubs, academies, corporates, community centres and schools in Singapore.

The SCA National Youth League 2021 will have 3 different tournaments for 3 age groups – U17, U14, U11 played in T20 format with round robin and playoffs. Tournament fee for U17 is $2400 with a minimum of 7 matches, U14 is $1800 with a minimum of 5 matches and U11 is $1500 with a minimum of 5 matches respectively. All teams must have a minimum of 14 players with 3 foreign players but only 2 are allowed to play at a time. U17 and U14 tournaments will be played with white cricket ball and U11 with softball. U17 tournament will be played on turf wicket and U14, U11 tournaments will be played on astro. All teams must source their own coloured clothing with SCA Logo on left chest.

Closing date to file in your IOP form is 28th February 2021.

Download the Intent of Participation form from below.

IOP_THESCANATIONALYOUTHLEAGUE2021

Singapore Cricket Association, the governing body of Cricket in Singapore, seeks an experienced, information technology and digital manager.

Job Description

Manage existing digital marketing campaigns, while taking the initiative to develop new methods of outreach via digital platforms
Design, develop and test mobile applications for the iOS & Android platform
Works on project teams or individually, to develop new mobile applications
Maintain the integrity and continual operation of the IT network including the wireless networks.
Manage & maintain daily operation of IT services including installation & configuration and set-up of all new computer equipment.
Demonstrated integrity within a professional environment.
Develop and implement all targeted content for various media platform.
Drive growth through vendor research and outreach through audience targeting, emerging media channels, digital analytics capabilities and personalisation
Plan out and coordinate counter on website and social sites, work with copywriters, photographers, and web designers to create content and maintain regular updates.
Ability to manage digital marketing campaigns across platforms to enhance company’s digital presence.
You will from monthly / weekly editorial calendars, to using marketing strategies to deliver the SCA brand’s message in creative ways.
You will analyse data to determine which initiatives work best and capitalize on this information to continue scaling SCA’s business.
Research, write, proofread, and edit all media content, implement, and manage media campaigns and deliver public relations and communications plans.
Demonstrated integrity within a professional environment.
You shall carry out all the duties assigned to you to the best of your abilities in furtherance of the interest of the SCA.
During the continuance of your employment, you shall devote the whole of your time and attention to your duties to the SCA and shall not without prior written of the SCA engage in any other business or be concerned or interested in any other business activity or venture.

Application

Interested applicants are to send in their resume no later than 20th January 2021.
Application by email to [email protected]icket.org encouraged.
Please indicate in the subject: IT and Digital Manager
Applicants are to provide all relevant information including expected salary.

• First ever T10 Franchise League where both men’s & women’s team will participate.
• Team/franchise owners expected from Singapore, India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, UK, China & Bangladesh.
• Marquee Players from Test playing nations such as India, Pakistan, Australia, Sri Lanka, New Zealand, Bangladesh, West Indies and associate nations will be playing along with Singapore National players.
• Tournament is scheduled to be held in Q3 in Singapore.

The Singapore Cricket Association is pleased to inform that we have chosen Innovative Production Group FZE (IPG) after a due process for organising and marketing the SCA T10 Cricket League. This is yet another major cricket league for which the IPG Group has bagged the rights after the successful completion of Lanka Premier League (LPL) 2020 in Sri Lanka.

A virtual contract signing ceremony was hosted jointly by SCA and IPG Group in compliance with Covid guidelines on 16th December 2020; where SCA President Mr. Mahmood Gaznavi signed the contract documents on behalf of host Governing Body SCA in the presence of Deputy. President Mr. Subir Ghatak, Vice Presidents Mr. Manesh M & Mr. S Santhanam, Hon. Treasurer Mr. Neeraj S and CEO of the SCA Mr. Saad Khan Janjua.

“T10 is a great new dimension of cricket that represents the innovation in cricket and caters to a new and ever-growing audience. We have shown in the past that Singapore is the ideal host for this great sport with our successful hosting India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, New Zealand, South Africa, Zimbabwe and Bangladesh in the late 90s.

We believe that Singapore is the ideal destination to bridge cultures through cricket. Singapore Cricket Association is ready to celebrate this great sport and looks forward to bringing our vision to life with The IPG Group.”– Mr Mahmood Gaznavi, Hon. President of Singapore Cricket Association

“SCA is proud to bring the world T10 Cricket League in Singapore with a new essence. We have envisioned a tournament with the IPG Group, that encapsulates the spirit of cricket as we introduce the first-ever men’s and women’s team format.

We at the SCA passionately believe, achieving transition in alignment with modern trends to transform cricket to “CRICKETAINMENT” and information to “INFOTAINMENT”.– Mr Saad Khan Janjua, CEO, The SCA.

Mr Anil Mohan, a veteran of sports broadcasting and CEO of the IPG Group said, “We at IPG are excited with this opportunity and we are confident of making SCA T10 one of the premier sporting leagues in the world. We thank SCA and the leadership team for giving us this opportunity.”

Managing Director of the IPG Group, Mr Jawad Ghulam Rasool added, “The IPG Group will work closely with SCA and will always thrive to add value to the existing cricketing eco system in Singapore.”

Singapore has confirmed qualification to the global qualifiers for 2022 T20 World Cup scheduled to be held in Australia thanks to a recalculation of the ICC T20I rankings. This is another milestone for Singapore cricket since advancing to the globar qualifier for the first time back in 2019 where they beat Scotland and Bermuda.

Global qualifier for 2022 T20 World Cup will be 2 events of 8 teams. Top two teams from these evetns will secure their places in Australia. Zimbabwe, Nepal and UAE are the other teams alongside Singapore that automatically qualifies based on the T20 rankings. Four teams that finish bottom at the T20 World Cup in 2021 will also be granted automatic qualification.