Gründenmoos, St Gallen - Sunday 14th April 2019
The official season opener, the David Barmes Memorial Trophy, due to take place on Sunday 14th April 2019 at Gründenmoos in St Gallen, has been cancelled due to an unfavourable weather
Traditionally the first game of the Swiss domestic season, St Gallen Cricket Club (2018 league champions) had the honour of taking on a Swiss Representative XI that consisted of representatives of clubs from all over Switzerland.
The 2019 David Barmes Memorial Trophy was due to be scored live on cricHQ!
|David Barmes Memorial Trophy Match|
St Gallen Cricket Club
Swiss Representative XI
|1.||Nasir Mahmood||1.||Faheem Nazir (Nomads)|
|2.||Ali Abbas||2.||Sajid Safiat (Power)|
|3.||Falak Sher||3.||Idrees Haque + (Geneva)|
|4.||Asad Mahmood||4.||Shafqat Hussain (Nomads)|
|5.||Osama Mahmood||5.||Ruan Krüger (Zürich Crickets)|
|6.||Haroon Abdul Haleem||6.||Tharanitharan Balasingham (Power)|
|7.||Kenardo Anthony Fletcher||7.||Dijon Johnson (Swiss United)|
|8.||Mohamed Nasim||8.||Gowreesan Navaratnaraysa (Swiss United)|
|9.||Muhammad Waqar||9.||Sahan Lakshitha (Winterthur)|
|10.||Musa Ahmadzai||10.||Anser Mehmood (Geneva)|
|11.||Vivek Garg||11.||Azeem Nazir * (Nomads)|
|12.||Sasikumar Sarvanamurthy||12.||Aseem Dhawan (Berne)|
|14.||Mohammed Majaz Shaikh|
|15.||Naresh Kumar Thangavadivel|
|Umpires||A.Koshy & A.Nother||Scorers||Miriam Lodge & SGCC scorer|
The late Dr. David Barmes of Geneva C.C. was the first President of the National Association and in honour of his memory Cricket Switzerland has continued a tradition that the winners of the league championship play a 40 over cricket match against the Swiss national team, marking the beginning of the season and for the prestige of winning the David Barmes Memorial Trophy.
Further information on this fixture is available direct from the Swiss National Team coach Chris Lodge or from Nasir Mahmood (SGCC).