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Dates for 2022 National Squad Trials Confirmed

  • 2022-01-24
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  • National Team (Women)
  • National Team (Men)
  • National Team (Men U19)

We are happy to announce that the Japan National Squad Trials will be taking place in March this year.

All the trials will take place at the Sano International Cricket Ground and each day will run from 10:00 – 16:00. Trialists are expected to bring their own equipment, lunch and drinks.

Upon registering, further information will be sent out one week before the event. The deadline to register for all dates is Monday 14th March.

Before registering we advise that everyone reads the National Squad Player Eligibility & Selection Policy (ENG). Although players who are ineligible are welcome to attend to gain some additional coaching, if you are familiar with these documents it will help avoid disappointment.

Men’s National Squad Trials:

Saturday 19th March.

Complete this form to register:

Women’s National Squad Trials

Monday 21st March.

Complete this form to register:

National Academy Trials:

Sunday 20th March

Complete this form to register:

(Note 1) This trial is for three squads; Under 23, Under 19 and Under 15

(Note 2) Age requirements for each squad are as follows:

  • Under 23 Squad – Must be under 23 years old on 31st August 2022
  • Under 19 Squad – Must be under 19 years old on 31st August 2023
  • Under 15 Squad – Must be under 15 years old on 31st August 2023

If you have any questions about these events please email the JCA Head of Cricket Operations Alan Curr on

Important Note:

National Trials will only go ahead if there is no COVID-19 related restrictions in place from local or national government with regards to travelling across prefectures and the use of facilities.

Suitable COVID-19 measures will be in place to ensure the safety of all participants.