Emirates Cricket is the governing body for the sport of cricket in the United Arab Emirates. The Emirates Cricket Board is responsible for overseeing all aspects of play within the four councils, as well as in all other Emirates.
Emirates Cricket’s Councils include Abu Dhabi, Ajman, Dubai and Sharjah. The remaining Emirates under the Board are Fujairah, and Ras Al Khaimah.

Emirates Cricket is an Associate Member of the International Cricket Council (ICC).

Here are some of the education and downloads links for the Emirates Cricket Board including links to the International Cricket Councils key rules and regulations.

Rules and Regulations

ICC Rules and Regulations.


Emirati development programme

With just over a million Emirati’s living in UAE, the Emirati Development Programme forms an important part of Emirates Cricket’s strategic plan in growing the game.

Development pathway

We want the game of cricket to be as accessible as possible to everyone living in the UAE. Emirates Cricket has worked very hard in creating a comprehensive player pathway in which every player, no matter their skill set, gender or race can participate and grow in the game of cricket.