Geneva XI Stars CC/ Swiss Cricket Association Awards Dinner 2012


On Saturday 19th January 2013, Geneva XI Stars cricket club, winners of the 2012 SCA league championship, in conjunction with and supported by the SCA, hosted the Swiss Cricket Association (SCA) and Geneva XI Stars Cricket Club Award Dinner Evening, extending an invitation to all the cricket lovers in the Geneva region.

Peter MacLaverty receiving his award
Peter MacLaverty receiving his award

From an SCA perspective the evening highlight was awarding of a "services to cricket award" to Peter Maclaverty for his outstanding contribution to the development of cricket in Switzerland.

However, the Swiss Federation of Cricket Umpires & Scorers also present the 2012 Spirit of Cricket award to Geneve Region Youth Cricket Club.
And the award evening also felicitated the top performers from Geneva XI Stars Cricket Club in the 2012 season to the following players:

  • Best Batsman 2012 Asvin Lakkaraju
  • Best Bowler 2012 Ali Saleem
  • Best Fielder 2012 Mounir Barone
  • Emerging player of the club 2012 Waleed Saleem
  • Best innings of the year 2012 Kuldeep Rawat


The  evening also honoured the following two heroes/ top performers for their famous 2012 league victory:

  • Ali Saleem: For his outstanding and stunning all round performance
  • Ovais Yousaf: For an unforgettable bowling spell

View a full range of photos of the SCA / GXIStar awards evening in the SCA Gallery

For information and details of the Award Dinner Evening, contact Raja Hafeez.

The trophies & plaques at the Awards Evening (19.1.2013)
The trophies & plaques at the Awards Evening (19.1.2013)