2017 News Archive

Cricket Switzerland

Switzerland 62nd and 77th in ODI & T20 World rankings (Thu, 19 Oct 2017)
Switzerland ended the 2017 season 62nd in the ODI World rankings and 77th in the Twenty20 World rankings.

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Winterthur Cricket Club

WCC End of Season Awards Dinner (Fri, 20 Oct 2017)

The WCC will hold their annual Awards Dinner on Saturday 18th November.

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Cossonay Cricket Club

Cossonay Fish 'n Chips supper (Wed, 18 Oct 2017)

On Saturday 4th November Cossonay Cricket Club will hold their annual Fish & Chips Awards Nights in Cossonay.

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Vienna Cricket Club

VCC Wintercup (Mon, 16 Oct 2017)

The 32nd Vienna Cricket Club Winter Cup, a 6-a-side indoor cricket tournament will run over two days, 17-18.2.2018.

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GICC win Spirit of Cricket Award 2017 (Sun, 15 Oct 2017)

Geneva International Cricket Club are the recipients of this year's Spirit of Cricket Award for consistently demonstrating excellent behaviour on and off the field through-out the season.

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36. Kyburglauf

Kyburg sponsored run (Thu, 10 Oct 2017)

Players & coaches of Zurich Crickets will be running in the ‘Kyburglauf’.

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Romande Cup U11 Report (Tue, 03 Oct  2017)
Michael Hall reports on the last U11 outdoor event of the year, the Romande Cup, hosted at Cossonay.
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Zurich Sapphires Cricket Club

Voluntary Cricket Coach wanted (Mon, 09 Oct 2017)

This is an opportunity for a volunteer cricket coach to the Zurich Sapphires Women's Cricket Team.

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Sir Garfield Sobers International Schools Cricket Tournament

Swiss U19s to tour Barbados (Sun, 08 Oct 2017)

Switzerland U19s have accepted an invitation to participate in the 2018 Sir Garfield Sobers International Schools Cricket Tournament (7th - 24th July 2018) in Barbados.

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Swiss U13 coaching weekend (Tue, 03 Oct 2017)
A Swiss U13 coaching weekend will be held on the 02 & 03 December in Basel with Darren Talbot & Robin Maslin of Twenty20 Cricket Company.
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Council Meeting (Mon, 02 Oct  2017)
Cricket Switzerland will hold a Council Meeting at Restaurant Egghölzli in Berne on Saturday 15th October 2017.
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Cricket Switzerland Premier League

CSPL final 2017 result (Sun, 01 Oct 2017)
On Sunday 1st October Zurich Nomads beat Olten in Winterthur by 13 runs to become 2017 Cricket Switzerland Premier League (CSPL) champions.
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Cricket Switzerland Premier League

CSPL final 2017 preview (Mon, 25 Sep 2017)
On Sunday 1st October the 2017 Cricket Switzerland Premier League (CSPL) final will take place at Deutweg Cricket ground in Winterthur.
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Nomads make final after hard semi (Sun, 24 Sep 2017)
Nomads defeated Power by just 5 runs in a hard fought win at Deutweg on Sunday 24th September and join Olten in the final of this year's CSPL competition.
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Cricket Workshop at ASVZ (Thu, 21 Sep 2017)
During the ASVZ Sports Week, ASVZ are offering two cricket workshops on Wednesday 29th September at the Sport Centre Fluntern.
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Romande Cup (Wed, 20 Sep 2017)
On Saturday 30th September & Sunday 1st October the 3rd Romande Cup will be held at Bout du Monde & En Marche.
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Swiss U11 selection weekend (Sun, 17 Sep 2017)
the Swiss U11 selection weekend will be held on the 25 & 26 November at Hottingen, Zürich with Darren Talbot & Robin Maslin of T20 International.
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Council Meeting (Wed, 13 Sep 2017)
On Saturday 14th October Cricket Switzerland will hold a Council Meeting n Berne.
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Swiss U15 win Colour Clothing Tournament (Mon, 11 Sep 2017)
The Swiss U15 team was invited to participate in a four team tournament held from August 14-18, 2017 in Leicester, UK. 
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Leman Cup U11 2017 Report (Wed, 06 Sep 2017)
Blue skies greeted visitors to Cossonay for the 2017 installment Leman Cup.
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Berne Cricket Club

Peter MacLaverty Memorial Match (Sun, 03 Sep 2017)
Berne CC will host the inaugural Peter MacLaverty Memorial Match on Sunday 3rd September.
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Winterthur Cricket Club

WCC start Fire Relief Fund (Tue, 29 Aug 2017)
The WCC start a Fire Relief Fund, welcoming donations of cash & equipment.
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Swiss U13 Tour Report (Sun, 28 Aug 2017)
Over the Ascension Weekend the U13 Swiss Junior Cricket Team toured Southern England playing 6, winning 4, drawing 1 and losing 1.
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Cricket Switzerland Premier League

CSPL quarter final weekend (Wed, 24 Aug 2017)
On Sunday 27th August 2017 the CSPL enters the knockout stages.
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Gingins Cricket Club

Gingins Indoor Cricket Tournaments (Tue, 23 Aug 2017)

Gingins will host a series of winter indoor cricket tournaments for youth of all age groups in November 2017.

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Mr Pickwick Twenty20

Olten are Swiss Mr Pickwick T20 Champions (Mon, 21 Aug 2017)
Olten Cricket Club won the Swiss Mr Pickwick T20 Cricket Final on Sunday 20th August at Schönau in Berne, beating St Gallen by 6 wickets.
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Winterthur Cricket Club

Disaster befalls WCC (Sat, 26 Aug 2017)
On Thursday 17th August, a fire broke out at Deutweg, Winterthur.
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Geneva XI Stars CC

Geneva XI Stars Cricket Festival (Fri, 11 Aug 2017)
XI Stars celebrate the 70th independence anniversary of Pakistan & India by holding a cricket match between teams representing Pakistan, Indian & Sri Lanka.

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Pickwick Twenty20

Pickwick Twenty20 Finals Day (2017)

On Sunday 20th August the Swiss Mr Pickwick T20 Cricket League will be concluded in a Finals Day at Schönau in Berne.

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U19 cricket festival in Berlin (Tue, 01 Aug 2017)
Swiss U19s finished 3rd from 4 in both the T20 and ODI competitions at the U19 Cricket Festival in Berlin (27-31.7.2017).
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Basel Junior Summer Cricket Camp (Mon, 31 Jul 2017)
Last chance to sign up for the 2017 Basel Summer Cricket Camp for boys & girls aged 7-15 years that takes place 7th to 11th August.
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Euro T20 results (Sun, 30 Jul 2017)
Switzerland finished in a respectable third place at the European Central League Twenty20 in Warsaw, Poland, (27-30.7.2017).
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Olten Cricket Festival (Fri, 21 Jul 2017)
Olten Cricket Club, have organised an 8 a-side tennis ball cricket tournament.

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Swiss Women "Jump for joy" in Austria (Sun, 16 Jul 2017)
Switzerland beat Austria 4-1 in a five match 7-a-side series at ACS Markomannen on Saturday 15th & Sunday 16th July 2017.

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Softball Cricket Funday (Sat, 15 Jul 2017)
The 2017 Family village softball cricket funday will take place on Saturday 12th August at the Sportfeld Grendelmatte in Riehen, Basel, starting at 12noon.

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New International Women's Kit (Thu, 13 Jul 2017)
Cricket Switzerland Women reveal the new International limited over cricket kit.

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Penalty Runs, GW&L Guidelines and Best Practices 2017 (Wed, 05 Jul 2017)
The 2017 versions of Penalty Runs, GW&L Guidelines and Best Practices are now available in the Officials section of this website.

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ECB Directives 2017 (Tue, 04 Jul 2017)
The ECB Directives governing Young Players are now available with immediate effect in the coaches section of this site.

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Swiss Ladies to tour Austria (Mon, 03 Jul 2017)
On Saturday 15th & Sunday 16th July 2017 a Swiss ladies squad will play a series of five 6-a-side matches against Austria Ladies.

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U19 cricket festival (Fri, 30 Jun 2017)
The Swiss U19s will compete in an U19 Cricket Festival in Berlin from 27th - 31st July 2017.

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Swiss U11 Tour to England, 25-29 May 2017 (Wed, 28 Jun 2017)
The Ascension long weekend again saw a squad of U11 players from Switzerland tour clubs around Surrey at Weybridge, Camberley, Ashtead, Cranleigh, and Windsor.

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Lyceum Alpinum

Nomads win Zuoz festival (Mon, 26 Jun 2017)

Zurich Nomads successfully defended last year's title, beating Milan in a reduced overs game in the final at the  International Cricket Festival in Zuoz (24-25.6.2017).

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Lyceum Alpinum

Junior Zuoz results (Fri, 23 Jun 2017)

Children & youth of all age groups from across Switzerland participated in the 12th Swiss Junior Cricket Festival.

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CSPL
Geneva clubs establish AGC (Wed, 21 Jun 2017)
On 7 June 2017, different clubs of the Geneva region gathered to discuss and establish the Association Genevoise  de Cricket (Genevan Cricket Association) or AGC.
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Obstinant CERN lose to Geneva (Tue, 20 Jun 2017)
Depsite an obstinant peformance by CERN, Geneva won this contest by 6 wickets writes Darius Rao.
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Lions emerge victorious against Winti (Mon, 19 Jun 2017)

Zurich Lions CC won by 20 runs against Winterthur CC.

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CSPL
Breathtaking contest between two great rivals (Fri, 16 Jun 2017)
A breathtaking CSPL contest between two great rivals on Sunday 11th June ended in an unexpected victory for Geneva writes Darius Rao.
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Central European Development League ODI tournament (Tue, 13 Jun 2017)

Switzerland finishing in a disappointing 4th place on net run rate in the 4-nation Central European Development League ODI tournament in Prague (9-11.6.2017).

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Lyceum Alpinum

Zuoz Cricket Festival Preview (Sat, 02 Jun 2017)

The 2017 International Cricket Festival in Zuoz will take place on 24th & 25th June.

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Pickwick Twent20 Match Report

Zurich Nomads win a thrilling encounter (Wed, 31 May 2017)

Zurich Lions CC fight valiantly as Zurich Nomads CC win a thrilling encounter.

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Euro Twenty20 Cup (Tue, 30 May 2017)

Switzerland will compete in the European Central League Twenty20 Cup in Warsaw from 27th to 30th July 2017.

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Pickwick Twent20 Match Report

GESLCC wins both games of the day (Sat, 27 May 2017)

GESLCC dominated both Pickwick T20s played on Sunday 21 May at Bout du Monde beating Geneva by 2 wickets and GICC by 6 wickets.

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swiss Federation Of Cricket Umpires & Scorers

sFOCUS introduction to umpiring (Fri, 26 May 2017)

A fourth introduction to umpiring course will take place in Geneva on Saturday 10th June 2017, beginning at 10.30am

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CSPL
RCC clinch their maiden victory (Thu, 25 May 2017)
RCC registered their first victory in this tournament on Sunday 21st May as they beat CERN CC in a low scoring nail biting match.
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Nomads begin with a strong win (Wed, 17 May 2017)

Defending Pickwick Twenty20 champions Zurich Nomads CC began their 2017 campaign with a convincing win against a new look Winterthur CC.

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CSPL
XI Stars breach 400 once more (Tue, 16 May 2017)
Geneva XI Stars were at it again on Sunday 14th May as they breached the 400 barrier once more, this time against CERN.
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Swiss U11 UK tour preview (Sat, 13 May 2017)

The Swiss U11 UK tour takes place 25-28 May and includes matches against Weybridge, Camberley, Ashtead & Cranleigh, concluding with a triangular hosted by Windsor CC.

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CSPL
Geneva XI Stars set new CSPL record (Mon, 8th May 2017)
Geneva XI Stars set a new highest innings CSPL record by scoring 448 ao in 39.3 overs at Onex on Sunday 7th May 2017.
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sFOCUS introduction to umpiring (Fri, 05 May 2017)

The swiss Federation Of Cricket Umpires & Scorers will run an introduction to umpiring course on Saturday 27th May 2017 in Berne, beginning at 11am

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Discount Sports

Cricket equipment special offer (Wed, 03 May 2017)

Discount Sports is offering a special pre-season discount on all cricket equipment purchased online and before 31st May 2017.

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Lions shine against Crickets (Tue, 02 May 2017)

Zurich Lions began their season with a easy victory over Zurich Crickets in the opening match of Pickwick T20 Competition by a comfortable margin of 115 runs.

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swiss Federation Of Cricket Umpires & Scorers

swissFOCUS AGM report (Mon, 01 May 2017)

The Swiss Federation of Cricket Umpires & Scorers (swissFOCUS) 2017 AGM took place at the Pickwick Pub in Berne on Saturday 29th April.

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Spirit Of Cricket Award (Sun, 30 Apr 2017)

swissFOCUS singled out Geneva Cricket Club to receive the Spirit Of Cricket Award 2016 for exemplary behaviour on & off the field.

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Nomads win DBMT 2017 (Mon, 24 Apr 2017)

Zurich Nomads won the official season opener, the David Barmes Memorial Trophy on Sunday 23rd April 2017 in Uster.

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GXIStars Snrs win opening Pickwick T20 match (Tue, 18 Apr 2017)

Geneva XI Stars Snrs beat newcomers Rhône Cricket Club by the slimmest if margins in the first match of the 2017 Swiss Mr Pickwick Cricket Twenty20 League.

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Cricket Switzerland

2017 Rules & Regulations (Sat, 15 Apr 2017)

Cricket Switzerland have published the 2017 Rules & Regulations for both senior domestic competitions.

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swiss Federation Of Cricket Umpires & Scorers

Umpiring courses report (Sun, 09 Apr 2017)

After the success in Geneva  on Saturday 1st April, a further 11 participants passed the swissFOCUS introduction to umpiring  course in Winterthur.

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Warsaw Hussars Cricket Club

Calling all native Swiss cricketers (Wed, 5 Apr 2017)

Warsaw Hussars Cricket Club have invited Cricket Switzerland to participate in the 3rd CEE Native 6s Cricket Cup, which will take place on 15th & 16th July 2017 in Warsaw.

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Cricket Switzerland

David Barmes Memorial Trophy 2017 (Sun, 26 Mar 2017)

The official season opener, the David Barmes Memorial Trophy, will take place on Sunday 23rd April 2017.

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Basel Dragons Cricket Club

Basel indoor U15 report (Sat, 25 Mar 2017)

Host team Basel Dragons put in a strong team performance to win all four of their matches and take the trophy.

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Cricket Switzerland

Red & yellow cards in Swiss Cricket? (Wed, 15 Feb 2017)

It's commanding the headlines, the introduction of red & yellow cards in cricket at the end of this season. Could it become a reality and could we see it in Switzerland too?

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Basel Dragons Cricket Club

Basel Summer Cricket Camp (Tue, 14 Mar 2017)

For boys & girls aged 7 to 15, sign up today for the Basel Summer Cricket Camp in conjunctions with Twenty20 Cricket Company & Basel Dragons Cricket Club.

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SwizT watches

SwizT Watches "Cover Drive" Special Offer (Fri, 10 Mar 2017)

This special discount offer on SwizT Cover Drive is offered exclusively to supporters  of Cricket Switzerland. Details of the offer available here.

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swiss Federation Of Cricket Umpires & Scorers

sFOCUS AGM (Thu, 09 Mar 2017)

The swiss Federation Of Cricket Umpires & Scorers will hold its AGM on Saturday 29th April in Berne.

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Zurich Sapphires Cricket Club

Women's Cricket in Switzerland (Wed, 08 Mar 2017)

As the  World  celebrates Women's day today, Cricket Switzerland would also like to applaud the women who have changed the face of Women's Cricket in Switzerland.

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swiss Federation Of Cricket Umpires & Scorers

sFOCUS introduction to umpiring (Tue, 07 Mar 2017)

The swiss Federation Of Cricket Umpires & Scorers will run an introduction to umpiring course on Saturday 8th April 2017 in Winterthur, beginning at 11am

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SwizT watches

Announcing SwizT partnership (Mon, 06 Mar 2017)

Cricket Switzerland has agreed an exciting partnership with SwizT Watches, as the Official Timekeeper.

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Cricket on Ice, St Moritz

Cricket on Ice report (Tue, 02 Mar 2017)

Old Cholmeleians XI won all three games against hosts St Moritz CC, Lyceum Alpinum XI & Gentlemen Gardeners XI in the 30th Cricket on Ice Trophy on the lake in St Moritz.

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swiss Federation Of Cricket Umpires & Scorers

sFOCUS introduction to umpiring (Mon, 27 Feb 2017)

The swiss Federation Of Cricket Umpires & Scorers will run an introduction to umpiring course on Saturday 1st April 2017 in Geneva, beginning at 11am

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Cricket Switzerland

AGM report (Mon, 20 Feb 2017)

Cricket Switzerland's Annual General Meeting took place in Berne on Saturday 18th February 2017.

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Cricket Switzerland

Sponsorship & Publicity report 2016 (Sat, 18 Feb 2017)

Cricket Switzerland's Sponsorship & Publicity Manager, Rajan Thambehalli, publishes his 2016 report ahead of the AGM on Saturday 18th February 2017.

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International Match Manager's report 2016 (Sat, 18 Feb 2017)

Cricket Switzerland's International Manager, Chris Lodge, publishes his 2016 report ahead of the AGM on Saturday 18th February 2017.

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Honorary Secretary's report 2016 (Fri, 17 Feb 2017)

Cricket Switzerland's Honorary Secretary, Ken McKeown, publishes his 2016 report ahead of the AGM on Saturday 18th February 2017.

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Women's Development report 2016 (Thu, 16 Feb 2017)

Cricket Switzerland's Women's Development Officer, Veena Mampilly, publishes her 2016 report ahead of the AGM on Saturday 18th February 2017.

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Twenty20 Cricket Company

Twenty20 Cricket Company Community Cricket Camps (Wed, 15 Feb 2016)

Join a Twenty20 Cricket Company for a Community Cricket Camp for boys & girls aged 5-15 at venues across Surrey over Easter, May half-term or in the summer holidays.

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Cricket Switzerland

Swiss Junior Cricket Festival 2017 (Wed, 08 Feb 2017)

The 12th Swiss Junior Cricket Festival 2017 will take place from Saturday 3rd to Monday 5th June 2017 in Zuoz GR.

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Youth Development report 2016 (Tue, 07 Feb 2017)

Cricket Switzerland's Youth Development Officer a.i., Michael Hall, publishes his 2016 report ahead of the Annual General Meeting on Saturday 18th February 2017.

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Basel spring indoor tournaments  (Sun, 05 Feb 2017)
Basel Dragons Cricket Club will run a series of indoor junior tournaments in March & April.

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Competition Chairman's report 2016 (Mon, 06 Feb 2017)

Cricket Switzerland's Competition Chairman, Asvin Lakkaraju, publishes his 2016 report ahead of the Annual General Meeting on Saturday 18th February 2017.

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President's report 2016 (Sat, 04 Feb 2017)

Cricket Switzerland President, Alexander Mackay, publishes his 2016 President's report ahead of the Annual General Meeting on Saturday 18th February 2017.

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Player transfers 2017 (Thu, 02 Feb 2017)

Players requesting a transfer must submit a form to their new club who, in turn, will sign and submit to the Cricket Switzerland League Chairman.

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Zurich Lions Cricket Club

Introducing Zurich Lions Cricket Club (Sat, 28 Jan 2017)

Who are Zurich lions Cricket Club? The Cricket Switzerland website invited the new club to introduce themselves.

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Geneva Cricket Club

Solidarity through cricket report (Thu, 26 Jan 2017)

The latest indoor match against young refugees took place on Sunday 22 January (2pm - 5pm) at the indoor facilities Gymnase Robert Sallaz.

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Geneva Cricket Club

Solidarity through cricket (Mon, 16 Jan 2017)

Following the success of late last year Geneva Cricket Club will play a second indoor cricket match on Sunday 22nd January against refugees at Annemasse.

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Action Cricket

Introducing Action Cricket (Sun, 15 Jan 2017)

On Saturday 18th February, Barend van Brakel, an ambassador & supporter of Action Cricket, is scheduled to present this form of the game in a half hour slot between the Annual General Meeting & Council Meeting.

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Gingins Cricket Club

Level One Coaching Course (Sat, 14 Jan 2017)

Gingins Cricket Club will host a CCAS/ECB level One coaching course in Crassier on 22nd & 23rd April 2017 for anyone interested in becoming a cricket coach or assistant coach.

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Cricket on Ice, St Moritz

 

Cricket on Ice 2017 (Fri, 13 Jan 2019)

The 30th Cricket on Ice will take place from 23rd - 25th February 2017.

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Cricket Switzerland

Council Meeting (Tue, 10 Jan 2017)

Cricket Switzerland will hold a Council Meeting immediately proceeding the Annual General Meeting on Saturday 18th February 2017 in Berne.

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Annual General Meeting (Mon, 09 Jan 2017)

Cricket Switzerland will hold its Annual General Meeting on Saturday 18th February 2017 at Restaurant Egghölzli (Weltpoststrasse 16, 3015 Berne) beginning 1.30pm.

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Vienna Cricket Club

VCC Wintercup (Fri, 06 Jan 2017)

Enter a team into the VCC 6-a-side indoor Wintercup in Vienna from 18-19th February 2017.

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Cricket Switzerland website goes secure (Thu, 05 Jan 2017)
The Cricket Switzerland website has been secured using HTTPS.
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U17/U19 Match Days (Wed, 04 Jan 2017)

Hosted by Zurich Crickets, the first of two U17/U19 Indoor Match Days will take place in Zurich on 28th January 2017.

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Happy New Year (Sun, 01 Jan 2017)

On behalf of all involved at Cricket Switzerland, we wish you a happy & successful new year!

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