David Barmes Memorial Trophy

Gründenmoos, St Gallen - Sunday 14th April 2019

St Gallen Cricket Club

The official season opener, the David Barmes Memorial Trophy, will take place on Sunday 14th April 2019 at Gründenmoos in St Gallen.


Traditionally the first game of the Swiss domestic season, St Gallen Cricket Club (2018 league champions) have the honour of taking on a Swiss Representative XI that consists of representatives of clubs from all over Switzerland.

Follow the game live

Follow DBMT action live on cricHQ (23.4.2017)

You can follow the the 2019 David Barmes Memorial Trophy, ball by ball, as the game will be scored live on cricHQ!

The teams

David Barmes Memorial Trophy Match
St Gallen Cricket Club   
                 Swiss Representative XI                          
1.     1.  
2.     2.  
3.     3.  
4.     4.  
5.     5.  
6.     6.  
7.     7.  
8.     8.  
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10.     10.  
11.     11.  
12.     12.                                                  
Coach:     Coach: Chris Lodge
Umpires tba   Scorers Team scorers

Dr. David Barmes

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 established a tradition that the winners of the league championship play a 40 over cricket match against the Swiss national team to mark the beginning of the season and for the prestige of winning the David Barmes Memorial Trophy.

More information

Further information on this fixture is available direct from the Swiss National Team coach Chris Lodge or from Nasir Mahmood (SGCC).