Cricket Switzerland News


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 has few fans in Switzerland but thanks to ex-pats & fugitives, there are more and more clubs. An article from reformierte by Christa Amstutz Gafner & Delf Bucher.

Romande Cup 2020

(Tue, 8 Sep 2020)

The dates & venues for the 2020 Romande Cup have been announced. Over three weekends, the U11s, U13s & U15s will take place in the Genevoise region.



ECB ACO Stage Two Course

(Tue, 22 Sep 2020)

Stage One 2020

On Saturday 31st October 2020 (Geneva) & Sunday 1st November 2020 (Zurich) there will be two ECB ACO Stage Two Umpiring Courses held.

Bob Barber Awards

(Mon, 14 Sep 2020)

Bob Barber Awards 2019/20

Bob Barber awarded the winners of the Bob Barber Awards over the weekend. Congratulations to Louqmaan Motala (U15), Kai Salama (U13) & Connor Walden (U11).

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

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.



U13 Léman Cup report

(Thu, 17 Sep 2020)

U13 Léman Cup winners 2020

Schweiz beat Suisse by a  comprehensive margin on Sunday 13th September at En March in the 2020 U13 Léman Cup.

U19 Léman Cup report

(Thu, 17 Sep 2020)

Schweiz beat Suisse  by 94 runs in the U19 Léman Cup played at En Marche on Sunday 13th September 2020.

U11 Léman Cup report

(Thu, 17 Sep 2020)

U11 Léman Cup winners 2020

U11 Schweiz beat U11 Suisse  to win the U11 Léman Cup played on Saturday 12th September 2020.

U15 Léman Cup report

(Thu, 17 Sep 2020)

The Schweiz lost marginally to a more experienced Suisse team at the annual U15 Lehman Cup on 13.9.2020.



Cricket equipment wanted

(Fri, 17 Jul 2020)

Cricket Switzerland has made an appeal for 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.



International headlines

Dean Jones: Former Australia batsman dies aged 59 (Thu, 24 Sep 2020)
Former Australia batsman Dean Jones dies in India, where he has been working as a television commentator, at the age of 59.
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Bob Willis Trophy final: Somerset's Eddie Byrom makes ton before Essex fight back (Thu, 24 Sep 2020)
Somerset's Eddie Byrom makes a fine century before Essex claim late wickets on another rain-affected day of the Bob Willis Trophy final.
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