U15 Romande Cup report

Bout-du-Monde, Geneva - Sunday 13th October 2019

A beautiful Autumn day saw the concluding day of outdoor cricket for 2019 at Bout-du-Monde for the U15 Romande Cup.

Three teams competed for the trophy - La Châtaigneraie School, Team A (made of up players from Cossonay, Gingins, GRYCC and one from Basel) and Team B (Basel, Zurich and one from Gingins). The format was 15 overs a side in a round robin and the top two playing a final for the trophy.

Fixtures & results

Team B emerged victorious after a thrilling final that went to the last ball!

U15 Romande Cup winners (13.10.2019)
U15 Romande Cup winners (13.10.2019)

Match 1

La Chât 124-2 (Luca 27*, Louis 26*; Josh 1-13, James 1-16) bt Team A 71-1 (Thomas 11*, Adarsh 10*; Louis 0-6, Kai 0-4) by 53 runs


Match 2
La Chât 76-2 (Louis 26*, Harry 10; Danyal 1-10, Roshan 1-8) bt Team B 75-5 (Vadim 20, Sasha 7; T 2-15) by 8 wickets


Match 3
Team B 65-3 (Roshanth 26*, Fynn 11*; James 1-16) bt Team A 64 all out (Nevzad 12, Rory 8; Roshanth 2-4, Fynn 1-0) by 7 wickets

 

Final

Team B 91-5 (Danyal 20*, Vadim 20; Kai 2-13, Jonathan 1-4) bt La Chât 89-6 (Louis 24, Kai 19; Shankar 2-8, Vadim 1-10) by 2 runs

 

Final standings

Standings after round robin:

Points system

Win = 30 pts
Tie = 15 pts
Bonus points:
  Team scores > 150 runs 5pts
  Each batter retiring on 25 runs 5pts
  Each bowler getting 2 or more wickets 5pts
  Getting opposition all out 10pts

Summary

Cricket Switzerland

Many thanks for Bijit for organising the tournament.

 

For further information on this event or indeed about youth cricket in Switzerland generally, please contact Cricket Switzerland's Michael Hall.