The Sierra Leone cricket Association (SLCA) is in dire need of funding to participate in the two international competitions slated to take place this month in Ghana which is the U-13 competition and the U-19 competition in Zambia respectively
The Association is not able to prepare for these two competitions as they lack funds which are very important for any competition locally or internationally. The Association has appealed to government Companies and individuals to come onboard to support the m.
Both teams are expected to depart the shores of Sierra Leone on April 19 this month for Ghana where the U-19 team will proceed to South Africa for a weeks’ training before going to Zambia for the World Cup qualification
The U-19 cricket team went to Mozambique to represent the country and they were able to bring the trophy home which qualified them to play in Zambia .Nothing has been done so far to the boys who have given the country a good footing in cricket in the international arena.
And now they are planning to take Sierra Leone to its highest peak in the history of Sierra Leone Cricket which is the World Cup and they are still going through financial constraints .The team needs a lot of encouragement if they are to qualify for the Cricket World Cu.