2014 News Archive

Congratulations Sangam & Subha (Sat, 27 Dec 2014)

Sangameswaran Subbiramaniam and his wife Subathra has announced the birth of Maya, their baby daughter.

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Merry Christmas (Wed, 24 Dec 2014)

Wishing all our Facebook friends, Twitter & Google+ subscribers, and eNewsletter readers, a very merry festive season!

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International Cricket Festival, Zuoz (13-14.6.2015)

The 2015 Annual International Cricket Festival will take place in Zuoz on Saturday 13th & Sunday 14th June, 2015.

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Gingins U17 Autumn Indoor Tournament Report (Thu, 04 Dec 2014)

The CFPT sports hall in Geneva was the venue for this year's U17 Indoor Tournament, contended by Cossonay, Gingins, GRYCC and Wanderers. 

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Cricket Switzerland

2015 Annual General Meeting (Thu, 27 Nov 2014)

Cricket Switzerland 2015 Annual General Meeting will take place on Saturday 28th February 2015 at the Restaurant Egghölzli in Berne.

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Cricket Switzerland

Cricket Switzerland - Bob Barber Awards 2014 (Tue, 18 Nov 2014)

On Saturday 8th November Bob Barber presented awards to the junior cricketers who have been the benchmark within their respective age categories.

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Gingins Cricket Club

Gingins U13 Indoor Tournament Report (Thu, 13 Nov 2014)

On 8th - 9th November the 2014 Gingins U13 Autumn Indoor Tournament was held at the ESEP school in Borex/Crassier.  

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2015 U19s 5 nation European tournament (Tue, 11 Nov 2015)

Next year's U19s European 5 nations tournament has been confirmed. It will take place in Belgium from Tuesday 11th - Saturday 15th August 2015.

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La Manga Club & Resort

Youth Cricket Festival in La Manga (Fri, 07 Nov 2014)

La Manga have invited Swiss clubs to submit one or more teams to the Youth Cricket Festival to be hald in La Manga, Spain, from Monday 13th - Friday 17th April 2015.

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Cricket Switzerland – Bob Barber Awards 2014 (Thu, 6 Nov 2014)

Cricket Switzerland will recognise outstanding junior players in the U11, U13, U15, U17 & U19s at a dinner being held in Geneva on Saturday 8th November 2014.

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Ginsgins Cricket Club

Gingins U11 indoors report (Wed, 5 Nov 2014)

On 1st & 2nd November the 2014 Gingins U11 Autumn Tournament was held at the ESEP school in Borex/Crassier.  

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Cossonay Cricket Club Fish & Chips Evening (Mon, 03 Nov 2014)

Cossonay Cricket Club's traditional Fish & Chips Awards Dinner takes place on Saurday 22nd November 2014.

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Coaching Workshop report (Fri, 31 Oct 2014)

Patrick Henderson reports on the first of two identical Cricket Coaching Workshops ran in Zurich & Geneva by the Cricket Coaches Association of Switzerland (CCAS).

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Coaching Workshop details (Fri, 24 Oct 2014)

This weekend the Cricket Coaches Association of Switzerland (CCAS) are running two identical Cricket Coaching Workshops.

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Competition winner (Wed, 22 Oct 2014)

The first of two winners of 2 x 2 tickets to watch a screening of two shows by the National Theatre of London was announced today.

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WCC End of Season Awards Dinner (Tue, 21 Oct 2014)

Winterthur Cricket Club will hold their Annual End of Season Awards Dinner on Saturday 15th November 2014.

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Cricket Switzerland Autumn Competition (Wed, 14 Oct 2014)

Pathé Dietlikon & Cricket Switzerland are offering you the opportunity to win 2 x 2 tickets to see a screening of two shows by the National Theater of London at Pathé Dietlikon.

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Mr Pickwick Pub- The place where people meet

Pickwick Twenty20 Final Match Report (Mon, 12 Oct 2014)
On Sunday 12th October 2014 Nomads beat Olten in a low scoring but close match to become 2014 Pickwick Twenty20 competition winners.

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La Chât Cricket Club

La Chât Cricket Club AGM (Fri, 10 Oct 2014)

La Chât Cricket Club will hold it's Annual General Meeting on Thursday 16th October beginning at 6.45pm.

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Gingins Cricket Club

Nasser Hussain in Switzerland (Tue, 07 Oct 2014)
On Thursday 25th September Nasser Hussain (ex-England Captain) attended a Gala Dinner at the Crowne Plaza in Geneva in aid of Gingins CC & the Chance to Dream charity.
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Cricket Coaching Association of Switzerland (CCAS)

CCAS Cricket Coaching Level 1 Course (Mon, 06 Oct 2014)
Gingins Cricket Club successfully ran a Cricket Coaching Level 1 course from Friday 3rd to Sunday 5th October 2014.

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Mr Pickwick Pub- The place where people meet

Pickwick Twenty20 Finals Day (Wed, 01 Oct 2014)
On Sunday 12th October 2014 at LA Schönau in Berne the Pickwick Twenty20 competition comes to a conclusion on Finals Day.

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Lunch with the British residents' Association of Zurich (Thu, 25 Sep 2014)
Invitation to a joint Luncheon with the British Residents’ Association of Switzerland, the Royal British Legion and the Royal Air Forces Association.
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Vienna Cricket Club

Vienna Cricket Club Winter Cup (Tue, 23 Sep 2014)

The 29th Vienna Cricket Club Winter Cup, organised in association with T20 International, will take place in Vienna on Saturday 2st & Sunday 22nd February 2015.

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Cricket Switzerland

Nomads win McGee's 40 over league title (Sun, 21 Sep 2014)
Nomads Cricket Club defeated Power CC by 96 runs in a high scoring McGee's 40 over league final at En Marche in Cossonay on Sunday 21st September.

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Cricket Switzerland

McGee's 40 over league final (Thu, 18 Sep 2014)
On Sunday 21st September, Nomads play Power in the McGee's 40 over league final at En Marche in Cossonay.
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PCAPH Switzerland Tour

PCAPH Switzerland tour highly successful (Mon, 15 Sep 2014)
The whirlwind 6-day tour of Switzerland by the Pakistan Cricket Association for the Physically Handicapped (PCAPH) has been hailed a great success by all concerned.

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CERN Cricket Club

CERN CC v PCAPH XI match report (Thu, 12  Sep 2014)
CERN hosted the Pakistan Cricket Association for the Physically Handicapped (PCAPH) XI on Jeune Genevois at Prevessin on Thursday September 11th, a match that ended in a tie.
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Gingins Cricket Club

Gingins Autumn Indoors tournaments (Wed, 10 Sep 2014)
Gingins Cricket Club have distributed invitations to a series of junior indoor cricket tournaments that will take place at all age levels during November.
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Cricket Switzerland

Leman Cup report (Tue, 09 Sep 2014)
On Sunday 7th September 2014 Suisse took on Schweiz at Under 11 and Under 13 levels at the annual Leman Cup in Cossonay.
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Cricket Switzerland

European T20 Development League (Sun, 07 Sep 2014)
After wins against Luxembourg & Czech Republic, Switzerland lost to Poland in the final over to finish second overall in the European Development League in Prague.
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Cricket Switzerland

Prague update (Fri, 05 Sep 2014)

Switzerland started well at the European Development league in Prague with a 36 margin victory over Luxembourg

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Cricket Switzerland

Council Meeting (Mon, 01 Sep 2014)
The next Council Meeting will take place at the Rest. Egghölzli on Saturday 18th October beginning at 1.30pm.
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Cricket Switzerland

Pickwick Twenty20 Cup (Sat, 30 Aug 2014)
The qualification round of the Mr Pickwick Cricket Switzerland Twenty20 competition was completed on Saturday 30th September. Two games settled the semi-finals in September.
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Cricket Switzerland

Central European Development League (Wed, 27 Aug 2014)

The Switzerland senior national team will take part in an international 4 nation Twenty20 tournament in Prague from 5th-7th September.

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Cricket Switzerland

M40 semi-finals report (Mon, 25 Aug 2014)
Both M40 semi-finals took place on Sunday 24th August to decide the final to be played at En Marche in Cossonay on Sunday 21st September 2014.
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France Cricket

U19 Four-Nation Tournament (Sat, 23 Aug 2014)
Arjun Vinod & Ashwin Vinod report on the U19s tournament in Paris from 11th-16th August 2014 between France (hosts), Switzerland, Belgium & Germany.
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McGee's - Irish Pub & Restaurant

St Gallen v Power match report (Tue, 12 Aug 2014)

Read Alex Mackay's account of the McGee's 40 over league match played between St Gallen & Power at Gründenmoos in St Gallen on Sunday 10th August.

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Cricket Switzerland

Peter MacLaverty† (Thu, 07 Aug 2014)
It is with great sadess that we share with the Swiss cricketing community the news that Peter McLaverty† died on Wednesday 6th August at 3.15pm.
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France Cricket

U19s 4 nation tournament preview (Wed, 06 Aug 2014)
From the 11th - 16th August 2014 the Switzerland U19s national team will travel to Paris to compete in a four nation competition against France, Belgium & Germany.
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Cricket Switzerland

Utrecht Tour Report (Sat, 02 Aug 2014)
Wednesday 16th to Friday 18th August, Cricket Switzerland sent a National XI to play in a series of friendly matches in Utrecht, Holland.

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PCAPH

Swiss Ambassador meets PCAPH in Islamabad (Tue, 29 Jul 2014)
Ahead of the tour to Switzerland by the Pakistan Cricket Association for the Physically Handicapped, representatives met with the Swiss Ambassador to Pakistan.
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Mr Pickwick Pub - The place where people meet

Mr Pickwick Twenty20 match report (Mon, 28 Jul 2014)
Alex Mackay (umpire) reports on the Mr Pickwick T20 match between Power v Nomads, played in Winterthur on Sunday 27th July 2014.
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Stolen Cresta Cricket Items (Fri, 25 Jul 2014)

The Cresta Cricket Club are offering a substantial reward for information leading the recovery of a bag & the contents stolen on Monday 14th July from the 5pm train IC568 travelling from Chur to Basel. 

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Cricket Switzerland

Denmark U15 tour update (Thu, 24 Jul 2014)

Yeti Sinh updates us on the Swiss U15s progress at the four nation, 40 overs a side tournament in Denmark.

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McGee's 40 over league update (Tue, 22 Jul 2014)
Last weekend four McGee's 40 over league games took place across the country, two in the west & two in the east.
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BBC Five Live

Live commentary from Lord's (Fri, 17 Jul 2014)

BBC Five Live radio commentary from the 2nd England v India Test from Lord's available to Swiss listeners.

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Polish Cricket Board

Twenty20 Club Champions Tournament (Thu, 17 Jul 2014)
Winners of the Pickwick Twenty20 national league competition will be nominated to compete in an international Twenty20 Champions Tournament in Warsaw in 2015.
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Cresta Run St Moritz Toboganning Club

Cresta Cricket Match Report (Mon, 14 Jul 2014)
St Moritz win the 3rd Cresta Cricket match by a flattering 7 wickets, beating Cresta Cricket Club with just 10 balls to spare.
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Gingins Cricket Club

Gingins Gala Dinner (Fri, 11 Jul 2014)
Gingins are to host a gala dinner event on Saturday 25th September in aid of the Gingins Cricket Club and the Chance to Dream Charity with special guest Nasser Hussain.
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Cricket on Ice

Cricket on Ice 2015 (Mon, 07 Jul 2014)

St Moritz Cricket Club have confirmed that next winter's Cricket on Ice event will take place from Wednesday 18th to Saturday 21st February 2015.

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Cricket Switzerland

Website & social media statistics (Sun, 06 Jul 2014)
The website team has shared the website and social media statistics for the first six months of 2014, that is 1st January to 30th June 2014.
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MCC

Laws of cricket explained - animation in English, Urdu & Hindi (Sat, 05 Jul 2014)
The MCC have launched a new set of animations in English, Urdu and Hindi to help young players, novices and casual fans develop a greater understanding of the Laws of Cricket.
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McGee's - Irish Pub & Restaurant

More 40 over league action this weekend (Thus, 03 Jul 2014)

Eight teams are in action this coming weekend in Cricket Switzerland's McGee's 40 over league, with two games in Geneva, one in Berne and one in Zurich.
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Cricket Switzerland

Switzerland U13s claim honours in Luxembourg (Sun, 29 Jun 2014)
Both the Swiss U13 and U12 teams partipated in a 4 team tournament with hosts Luxembourg and Belgium, both who fielded U13 teams.
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Cricket Switzerland

Swiss U13 England Tour (Sat, 28 Jun 2014)
The Swiss U13 Cricket Team took to the skies over the Whitsun long weekend to test their cricketing abilities against their English counterparts.
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CERN Cricket Club

New cricket ground at CERN (Wed, 25 Jun 2014)
Building work on CERN's new cricket ground at Prevessin has been completed, as CERN's John Osborne reports.

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Cricket Switzerland

McGee's 40 over league update (Tue, 24 Jun 2014)
Newcomers St Gallen continued to apply pressure on the Eastern division leaders Nomads & Olten with a close victory over last year's runners-up Berne Cricket Club.
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AXA

Introduction to Cricket for AXA Insurance (Mon, 23 Jun 2014)
On Wednesday 18th June more twenty employees of AXA Insurance were provided with an introduction to cricket by members of Winterthur Cricket Club.
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Cricket Coaches Association of Switzerland

CCAS Level I Coaches Course (Sun, 22 Jun 2014)
Gingins Cricket Club will host a CCAS Level I Coaches course from 3-5 October 2014.

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Cricket Switzerland

Proud owner of a new scooter from www.discountsports.ch (Sat, 21 Jun 2014)

Isha Shukla, the winner of the Cricket Switzerland logo competition, is pictured here with a scooter which she bought using the prize money.

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Cossonay Cricket Club

Cossonay have a new club pavillion (Fri, 20 Jun 2014)
On Sunday 22nd June at 12 noon, the Mayor of Cossonay, Mr. Georges Rime, will officially open the new Cossonay Cricket Club pavillion at En Marche. 
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Cricket Switzerland

Zuoz raffle (Thu, 19 Jun 2014)
The raffle at the Zuoz Cricket Festival (14-15.6.2014) raised over Fr.900 for the September visit of a team of cricketers from the Pakistani Association for the Physically Handicapped.
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Lyceum Alpinum

Zuoz Cricket Festival results 2014 (Wed, 18 Jun 2014)
Milan Cricket Club successfully defended their title and won the 2014 International Cricket Festival in Zuoz on 14th & 15th June 2014 beating Geneva XI Stars in the final.
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Cresta Cricket Club

Cresta Cricket Match (Tue, 17 Jun 2014)

Due to the Kulm Golf Championship, the Cresta Cricket Match will take place on Saturday 12th July, starting at 2pm.

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Cricket Coaches Association of Switzerland (CCAS)

CCAS Coaches workshops (Mon, 16 Jun 2014)
The Cricket Coaches Association of Switzerland confirm two coaches workshops will take place on Saturday 25th October in Zurich and on Sunday 26th October in Geneva.
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TRS - Couleur 3

Swiss comedian introduces cricket on radio (Sun, 15 Jun 2014)
Swiss comedian, Rajiv Patel, a well known character on the RTS radio show Couleur 3, introduces cricket wearing Cossonay whites!
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Cricket Switzerland

Luxembourg Under 13 Invitation Tournament (Fri, 13 Jun 2014)
Plans are in place for the Luxembourg Under 13s invitation tournament at which Cricket Switzerland have entered an U13 and an U12 side into this 3 nation U13 competition.
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Cossonay Cricket Club

Cossonay Cricket Club Silver Jubilee Anniversary (Thu, 12 Jun 2014)
Cossonay have announced that their silver jubilee anniversary will be marked by a series of cricket matches and a celebration curry dinner on Saturday 21st & Sunday 22nd June.
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St Moritz Cricket Club

Cresta Cricket Match Invitation (Wed, 11 Jun 2014)
St Moritz Cricket Club have extended an invitation to members of clubs affiliated to Cricket Switzerland to participate in the Cresta CC v St Moritz CC match on Saturday 12th July 2014.
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Cricket Switzerland

2014 Swiss junior cricket festival results (Thu, 5 Jun 2014)
An excellent weekend's cricket took place at Lyceum Alpinum in Zuoz, at which more Swiss Junior Cricketers play together at the same time than at any other event.
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Cricket Coaches Association of Switzerland (CCAS)

CCAS AGM Report (Mon, 02 Jun 2014)

Chris Lodge was re-elected as President of the CCAS at the 2014 Annual General Meeting of the Cricket Coaches Association of Switzerland.

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Cricket Switzerland

Swiss Junior Cricket Festival Raffle (Sun, 01 Jun 2014)
At the Swiss Junior Cricket Festival a raffle raised CHF 285 for the visit to Switzerland in September by the Pakistan Cricket Association for the Physically Handicapped.
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Cricket Switzerland

Calling Swiss Women Cricketers (Thu, 22 May 2014)
Cricket Switzerland is inviting all the ladies & girls in Switzerland interested in playing or learning cricket to connect with us!
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Mr Pickwick Pub - The place where people meet

Swiss Mr Pickwick Twenty20 update (Tue, 20 May 2014)
Berne top the west division table after two convincing wins against Cossonay & Uprising. 
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Cricket Switzerland

Swiss U15 pass first test (Wed, 14 May 2014)
Swiss U15 XI snatch victory in their first outing of the season on Saturday 10th May againt a Colts XI.
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Pakistan Cricket Association for the Physically Handicapped

Pakistan Physically Handicapped visit to Switzerland (Thu, 15 May 2014)
For one week in September the Pakistan Cricket Association for the Physically Handicapped (PCAPH) will be our guests and we need your help.
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Cricket Switzerland

Introducing Cricket Switzerland's Womens' Development Officer (Tue, 13 Apr 2014)
Ms. Neha Maheshwari has been unanimously co-opted onto the Cricket Switzerland Executive Committee as the association's Womens' Development Officer.
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McGees Irish Pub & Restaurant

McGee's 40 over league opening match (Wed, 07 May 2014)
Newcomers St. Gallen CC take on last year's champions, Olten CC on Sunday 11th May at Gründenmoos in St Gallen in the opening match of the McGee's 40 over league.
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Mr. Pickwick Pub - The place where people meet

Swiss Mr. Pickwick Twenty20 opener (Tue, 06 May 2014)
The Swiss Mr. Pickwick Twenty20 Competition begins this Sunday 11th May. Uprising host the opening match against last year's joint winners, Cossonay, at Vernier.
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Cricket Switzerland

Dr. David Barmes Memorial Trophy Match Report (Mon, 05 May 2014)
New Swiss coach Chris Lodge got off to a disappointing start after the National XI lost by 7 wickets to last years 40 over league champions, Olten Cricket Club.
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Cricket Switzerland

Swiss National XI to participate in Zuoz (Sun, 04 May 2014)
The Swiss National side will compete at the International Cricket Festival in Zuoz (14-15th June 2014).

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Olten Cricket Club

David Barmes Memorial Trophy Match preview (Wed, 30 Apr 2014)

As last year's league champions, Olten Cricket Club have the honour of taking on the Swiss National side in the official season opener.

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Cricket Switzerland

Swiss and International Community Fair (Mon, 28 Apr 2014)
Cricket Switzerland is proud to announce support for the 7th Swiss and International Community Fair that will take place on 24th May in Zumikon near Zurich.
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English Cricket Board (ECB)

New ECB youth directives (Sun, 27 Apr 2014)

Ahead of the new season, Cricket Switzerland share the 2014 ECB Youth Directives.

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Swiss Federation Of Cricket Umpires & Scorers

Successful introduction to umpiring course in Geneva (Tue, 22 Apr 2014)
The Swiss Federation Of Cricket Umpires & Scorers succesfully ran an Introduction to Umpiring Course at the Centre sportif des Vernets in Geneva on Saturday 19th April 2014.
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Cricket Switzerland

Swiss Colts tour to UK (Mon, 21 Apr 2014)
From Thursday 29th May to Sunday 1st June the Swiss Colts travel to North Hampshire to play four games in as many days.
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Berne Cricket Club

Berne Cricket Club relocate to Bümpliz (Sat, 19 Apr 2014)
After more than 30 years at Marzili, Berne Cricket Club have relocated and as of this season will play their cricket in Bümpliz.
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Basel Dragons Junior Cricket Club

Basel U13 Indoor Tournament Report (Thu, 17 Apr 2014)
Basel Dragons produced a dominant performance to win their own U13 tournament for the first time.
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Lyceum Alpinum

Swiss Junior Cricket Festival (Wed, 15 Apr 2014)
The 9th Swiss Junior Cricket Festival will take place in Zuoz from Friday 30th May through to Sunday 1st June 2014.
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Basel Dragons Junior Cricket Club

Basel Dragons U15 Indoor tournament report (Sun, 13 Apr 2014)
The Basel Dragons Junior Cricket Club conducted the Swiss U15 cricket tournament at Pfaffenholz on April 5th and 6th.
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Cricket Coaching Association of Switzerland

ICC Europe Regional Coaching Conference 2014 (Thu, 10 Apr 2014)
Chris Lodge reports on the 2014 ICC Europe Regional Coaching Conference in Utrecht.
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Swiss Federation Of Cricket Umpires & Scorers

Scoring routine (Wed, 09 Apr 2014))
In this second of a series of articles discussing cricket scoring, Mira Koshy discusses the ideal routine that a scorer needs to adopt to be an efficient and accurate cricket scorer.
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Lyaceum Alpinum

International Cricket Festival (Tue, 08 Apr 2014)

The Lyceum Alpinum have announced that their 2014 International Cricket Festival will take place on 14th & 15th June 2014. There are teams from Switzerland, Italy & Germany.
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Swiss Federation Of Cricket Umpires & Scorers

Umpire allocations (Sat, 05 Apr 2014)
The Swiss Federation Of Cricket Umpires & Scorers (swissFOCUS) have completed the umpire allocations for both senior domestic competitions.

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Cresta Cricket Club

Cresta Cricket Club weekend (Fri, 04 Apr 2014)
Two games in two days at Stadion Olympic Kulm Hotel Parc in St. Moritz, the Cresta Cricket Club weekend has been confirmed for Saturday 12th & Sunday 13th July 2014.

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World Schools Cricket Challenge

World Schools Cricket Challenge invitation (Thu, 03 Apr 2014)
Cricket Switzerland have been invited to participate in the first World Schools Cricket Challenge, to be held in Melbourne, Australia, from 14th to 21st December 2014.

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ICC Twenty20 World Cup

ICC T20 World Cup Final live! (Wed, 02 Apr 2014)
Watch the ICC T20 World Cup Final live from Bangladesh in the company of Winterthur Cricket Club at McGee's Irish Pub & Restaurant in Zurich on Sunday 6th April from 2pm.

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Cricket Switzerland

Willow under attack (Tue, 01 April 2014)
The Swiss government has warned that due to an outbreak of Willow Wood Boring Beetles, cricket bats may have to be treated before being certified for use in Switzerland.
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Cricket Switzerland

Cricket Switzerland President interview (Mon, 31 Mar 2014)
Cricket Switzerland's President, Alex Mackay, is interviewed by Ben Manning on the 'The World Cricket Show' on BlogTalkRadio.

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Cricket Coaches Association of Switzerland (CCAS)

CCAS Annual General Meeting (Fri, 28 Mar 2014)
The 2014 Cricket Coaches Association of Switzerland (CCAS) Annual General Meeting will take place on Saturday 31st May 2014 at 6pm at the Hotel Klarer in Zuoz.
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McGee's 40 over cricket league

McGee's 40 over league fixtures (Sat, 29 Mar 2014)
The qualification round fixtures for the McGee's 40 over league eastern & western divisions have been scheduled.
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Basel Dragons Junior Cricket Club

Basel U11 indoor tournament report (Thu, 27 Mar 2014)
A great team performance in the final saw the Dragons U11’s beat rivals Luxembourg by 4 wickets to retain the trophy in their home indoor tournament.
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Swiss Federation Of Cricket Umpires & Scorers

Scoring symbols (Wed, 26 Mar 2014)
In this article, the first of a series by swissFOCUS devoted to cricket scoring, Alex Mackay explains the internationally recognised standard symbols used in scoring.
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Cricket Switzerland

Logo Competition Winner (Tue, 25 Mar 2014)
The winner of the Cricket Switzerland design a logo competition has been announced as Isha Shukla, chosen over all the other entries as the logo for Cricket Switzerland.
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McGee's sponsor 40 over league (Mon, 24 Mar 2014)
Cricket Switzerland announced that McGee's Irish Pub have agreed to sponsor the domestic 40 over league in 2014.

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Twenty20 International Cricket Company

Basel Summer Cricket Camp (Sat, 22 Mar 2014)
From 14th - 18th July 2014, Twenty20 International, in conjunction with Basel Dragons Junior Cricket Club, will run a junior cricket camp in Basel for boys & girls aged 6 to 17. 
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Basel Dragons Junior Cricket Club

Bavaria Cup report (Fri, 21 Mar 2014)

Basel Dragons travelled to Munich to take part in the Bavaria Cup for the first time over the weekend of 15 & 16 March 2014.

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Lyceum Alpinum

Invitation to Swiss Junior Cricket Festival (Wed, 19 Mar 2014)

Cricket Switzerland invite applications for teams & clubs from around Switzerland to enter the 9th Swiss Junior Cricket Festival (Friday 30th May to Sunday 1st June 2014).
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WCC Annual General Meeting (Sat, 15 Mar 2014)
Read the report on the 32nd Annual General Meeting of the Winterthur Cricket Club.

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La Châtaigneraie School

La Châtaigneraie School General Meeting (Fri, 14 Mar 2014)
The inaugural meeting of La Châtaigneraie School Cricket Club will take place on Thursday 3rd April 2014 at 6.45pm in Lausanne Building Room 6, La Châtaigneraie School.
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Swiss Federation Of Cricket Umpires & Scorers

Introduction to Umpiring Course (Tue, 11 Mar 2014)
The Swiss Federation Of Cricket Umpires & Scorers will run an swissFOCUS Introduction to Umpiring Course to be held in Geneva on Saturday 19th April 2014.
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Cricket Switzerland

National squad call up (Fri, 07 Mar 2014)

Chris Lodge, the newly elected International Match Manager of Cricket Switzerland invites all clubs to nominate players for the Swiss National Team.
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St. Gallen Cricket Club

Introducing St. Gallen Cricket Club (Thu, 06 Mar 2014)
On Saturday 1st March 2014 St. Gallen Cricket Club became the 21st member of Cricket Switzerland and were granted special dispensation to compete in all domestic competitions.
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Gingins Cricket Club

Gingins Cricket Club coaching weekend (Wed, 05 Mar 2014)
Read Sander Winckel's report on the U15 & U17 coaching weekend with Dutch international Ahmad Zulfiqar at Gingins Cricket Club from 1-2 March 2014.
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Olten Cricket Club

David Barmes Memorial Trophy (Tue, 04 Mar 2014)
This year's David Barmes Memorial Trophy will take place on Sunday 4th May 2014 at Hagendorf/SO.
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Cricket on Ice

Switzerland and its unique contribution to cricket (Mon, 03 Mar 2014)
Read Rajan Thambehalli's article about Cricket on Ice, entitled "Switzerland and its unique contribution to cricket" on SportsImitatesLife.com
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Cricket Switzerland

Cricket Switzerland (Sun, 02 Mar 2014)

The inauguration of Cricket Switzerland took place on Saturday 1st March 2014 at the Rest. Egghölzli in Berne, Switzerland.

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Basel Dragons Junior Cricket

Basel U17 tournament report (Fri, 21 Feb 2014)
Five teams from all over Switzerland contended for the inaugral U17 cup played in the Sport Centre Pfaffenholz and Gymnasium Baumlihof in Basel.
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Svanholm Cricket Klub

Swiss Under 15 XI team announced for Denmark (Wed, 19 Feb 2014)
The Swiss Under 15 XI team for the 4-nation tournament in Denmark has been announced.
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Cricket On Ice

Cricket On Ice report  (Mon, 17 Feb 2014)

In difficult and challenging conditions, Dresden were eventual winners of the 27th Cricket On Ice Tournament in St. Moritz.

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Basel Dragons

Swiss U11 training camp (Tue, 11 Feb 2014)
In association with Basel Dragons & T20 International, Swiss Cricket ran an elite U11s weekend camp On 1st-2nd February 2014.

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Cricket On Ice

Cricket on Ice in on (Mon, 10 Feb 2014)
St. Moritz has seen considerable snow recently, and conditions on the ice had placed the most prestigious cricketing event in the Swiss calendar into jeopardy.
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Cricket Switzerland

Swiss Under 15 XI to play Denmark & Holland (Fri, 06 Feb 2014)
The Swiss Under 15 XI has been invited to play in a triangular tournament in Denmark from 21st – 24th July.
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ZCCC

Hampshire elite in Zurich (Wed, 04 Feb 2014)
On Friday 7th February, Zurich Crickets coaches will hear first hand from two elite Hampshire coaches the ECB's vision & strategy for youth coaching.
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2014 Scorer courses (Mon, 03 Feb 2014)
Two dates in April have been reserved for two beinners scorers' courses, Saturday 5th & Saturday 12th April 2014.
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Cricket Switzerland

EGM (Sun, 02 Feb 2014)

On Saturday 1st March 2014 the Association will hold an EGM in Berne. Venue & agenda will follow, in accordance with the constitition.

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Cricket Switzerland

Council Meeting (Mon, 13 Jan 2013)
The first Council meeting of 2014 will take place in Berne on Saturday 1st March 2014.
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Berne CC Curry Evening (Thu, 30 Jan 2014)
Members of the Swiss cricketing fraternity are invited to the Berne Cricket Club Curry Evening taking place on Saturday 8th February  2014 at Pfarrei St. Josef in Köniz.
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Cricket Switzerland

Annual General Meeting (Fri, 03 Jan 2013)
The 2014 Annual General Meeting will be held in Berne at the Restaurant Egghölzli on Saturday 1st February 2014 starting at 1.30pm.
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Cricket Switzerland

Competitions Chairman's Report (Wed, 29 Jan 2014)

Ahead of the 2014 AGM, Abraham Koshy reports on the domestic 2013 season in his Annual Report.

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Cricket Switzerland

International Report 2014 (Tue, 28 Jan 2014)

Asvin Lakkaraju publishes the International Match Manager report ahead of the 2014 AGM

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Keep Calm  + Play Cricket

2014 President's report (Mon, 20 Jan 2014)
President, Mr. Alexander Mackay, makes his annual report available ahead of the 2014 AGM.

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La Chataigneraie Cricket Club

La Chât apply for affiliate status (Fri, 24 Jan 2014)
The La Châtaigneraie International School of Geneva have applied for affiliate status. Their application will be considered at the forthcoming AGM.
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Winterthur Cricket Club

Winterthur launch new website (Wed, 22 Jan 2014)
The WCC launch a new website at www.winterthurcc.ch. The address is still the same, but the site has a more professional and user-friendly feel & look.
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Cricket Switzerland

Car sticker competition (Fri, 17 Jan 2014)
Closing date for entries into the association's new car sticker competition is midnight on Sunday 16th February 2014.

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Cricket On Ice

Cricket on Ice 2014 (Thu, 09 Jan 2013)
The 27th Cricket on Ice tournament in St. Moritz is just one month away. Four teams will compete in this prestigious tournament from Thursday 13th to Sunday 16th Februar 2014.

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Cricket Switzerland

SauberTec Pitchford sponsorship (Sat, 04 Jan 2014)
Cricket Switzerland and SauberTec Pitchford have announced a one-year sponsorship deal beginning 1st January 2014.

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www.swisscricket.ch

Website & social media statistics (Thu, 02 Jan 2014)
Our website experienced a 25% rise in visitors in 2013. On average we received nearly 2'000 visitors each month, August 2013 being the highest with 2'824 visitors.
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Happy New Year 2014

Happy New Year (Wed, 01 Jan 2014)
Wishing our website visitors, eNewsletter & twitter subscribers, facebook friends, members, sponsors & supporters, and all in Cricket in Switzerland a great start 2014.

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