Swiss U19 cricket camps

In 2018 Zurich Crickets CC will run two cricket camps for U19 players with the Hampshire coaches Chris Wheeler, Keith Whiting and Simon Hammond.

  • 1st U19 cricket camp (30 March - 2 April)
  • 2nd U19 cricket camp (10-13 May)
Swiss U19s vs Germany U19s in Berlin (2017)
Swiss U19s vs Germany U19s in Berlin (2017)

1st U19 cricket camp (30 March - 2 April)

The first U19 cricket camp will take place over the Easter break, Friday 30th March – Monday 2nd April, and is also designed as preparation for the Swiss Academy U19 tour to Barbados in July.

Chris Wheeler will also be accompanying this squad to the 17-day Garfield Sobers U19 International Tournament in Barbados (7-24 July 2018).

2nd U19 cricket camp (10-13 May)

The second Hampshire camp will take place during the long Ascension weekend, Thursday 10th May – Sunday 13th May, and will be another opportunity for the Under 19 players to train together and play a match against adult opposition.

Zuoz Tournament (23-24 June 2018)

To complete their preparations the Under 19 squad then meets in June to compete at the 2018 International Cricket Festival in Zuoz on 23rd & 24th June.

Interestingly, this year the Cricket Festival will include an MCC team and a Qatar XI among the eight invited teams.

Germany U19s v Swiss U19s (Berlin 2017)
Germany U19s v Swiss U19s (Berlin 2017)

More information

Cricket Switzerland

Further information on the Swiss U19s is available from Michael Hall or Patrick Henderson.