Cricket Switzerland News

Junior cricket thriving in Suisse-Romande

(Sun, 18 Oct 2020)

Junior cricket thriving in Suisse-Romande (Photo: Yvonne Gallagher)

In a strange twist, Covid19 has done cricket in Switzerland a huge favour in the summer of 2020: everyone seems to be staying around and keen to get outside to play cricket, writes Brian Pearce.

Gingins autumn indoors cancelled

(Sun, 25 Oct 2020)

2019 Gingins indoors

Gingins Cricket Club has announced that the annual autumn series of indoor cricket events in Geneva over three consecutive weekends have been cancelled across all three age groups due to the reintroduction of strict Covid-19 corona virus restrictions placed on clubs in the region.


Council Meeting

(Wed, 30 Sep 2020)

Cricket Switzerland Council Meeting

Representatives of member clubs of Cricket Switzerland met online for the traditional end of season Council Meeting on Tuesday 20th October.




We put St. Gallen on the cricket map

(Tue, 13 Oct 2020)

St Gallen CC runners-up 2020

Although St. Gallen Cricket Club lost the CSPL final for the Swiss championship, the respect in the cricket scene is still great. Read this report from the Tagblatt.

Geneva win CSPL final

(Sun, 11 Oct 2020)

Gebeva CC - CSPL Final champions 2020

Geneva beat St Gallen by 2 wickets on Sunday 11th October 2020 in a low scoring final of the 40-over CSPL played in St Gallen.



ECB ACO Stage Two Course cancelled

(Tue, 6 Oct 2020)

Stage One 2020

Due to Covid-19 corona virus quarantine rules, both stage 2 umpiring courses, due to take place on 31st October  & 1st November, have been cancelled.

Sport is his therapy

(Wed, 23 Sep 2020)

Separated from his family since the raid in Turkey: Idris Ayubi. Photo: Reto Schlatter

Cricket was already a passion of his back in Afghanistan. The game has become a lifeline for young people. An article for the reformiert. by Christa Amstutz Gafner & Delf Bucher.

The colonialists' game promotes integration

(Thu, 24 Sep 2020)

Exotic sport in Winterthur: The "Zurich Crickets Cricket Club" and the "Winterthur Cricket Club" play against each other for more than five hours. Photo: Reto Schlatter

Cricket attracks few fans in Switzerland but thanks to ex-pats & refugees, there are more & more clubs. An article from reformiert. by C.Amstutz & D.Bucher.

How to play the second most popular sport in the world

(Sat, 26 Sep 2020)

reformiert. got a taste of a more exotic sport and attended a match between the Zurich Crickets and Winterthur Cricket Club.


Olten win Pickwick Twenty20 Final

(Sun, 20 Sep 2020)

Olten CC winners PT20 2020

Olten beat Geneva in the final of the Swiss  Pickwick T20 League hosted by Aargau Cricket Club at Kreuzzelg, Wettingen on Sunday 20th September 2020.

Cricket equipment wanted

(Fri, 17 Jul 2020)

Cricket Switzerland has made an appeal for new & used cricket equipment to be distributed to cricket crazy refugees.


Cricket On Ice 2021

(Wed, 5 Aug 2020)

Four teams are preparing to participate in Cricket On Ice (18-20.2.2021), a 3-day T20 competition on the frozen lake in St Moritz.

ICC membership - Cricket Switzerland to apply directly

(Fri, 23 Oct 2020)

ICC - Great Sport Great Spirit

Cricket Switzerland has announced that it has notified the ICC of its intention to apply for associate membership.


International headlines

Australia v India: Rohit Sharma & Ishant Sharma left out of tour squad (Wed, 28 Oct 2020)
Injured batsman Rohit Sharma and seamer Ishant Sharma are left out of India's squad for their tour of Australia next month.
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IPL social: Ben Stokes stars & Kings XI Punjab continue comeback (Wed, 28 Oct 2020)
The cricketing world praises Ben Stokes, Kings XI Punjab continue their remarkable comeback, plus some fielding tips from Jonny Bairstow.
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