2012 Swiss Mr. Pickwick T20 Cricket Cup


The draw

The draw for the 2012 Swiss Mr. Pickwick T20 Cricket Cup took place at the Oliver Twist Pub (Rindermarkt 6, 8001 Zürich) in Zürich on Monday 26th March 2012 at 7pm witnessed by representatives of three teams, the Swiss Cricket Association and Swiss Federation of Umpires & Scorers.

Details of the Swiss Mr. Pickwick T20 Cricket Cup draw .

 

1st round matches should be completed by 27 May, 2nd round matches by 24 June and semi-finals by 22 July - in time to organise and publicise the finals.

 

The competition, a straight knockout is played using the league rules with the following amendments:

1. FREE HIT. Front foot no-ball results in the next ball being a free hit (in addition to the no-ball penalty runs)
2. FIELDING RESTRICTIONS. No more than five fielders are permitted on the leg side. Penalty is a no-ball.
There is no inner circle.
3. BOWLING RESTRICTIONS. Max. 4 overs per bowler.
4. THE BALL. In order to access a range of cricket balls, the SCA may permit a different ball to the Dukes Special Match. However, the same type & make of ball must be used for both innings. 

 

The competing teams in this year's Swiss Mr. Pickwick T20 Cricket Cup are: Power, United, Winterthur, Schaffhausen, Royal, Basel Dragons, Zug (pool 1); Geneva XI Stars, Geneva International, Uprising, Swiss Colts, Olten (pool 2) 

The Final

The Swiss Mr. Pickwick T20 Cricket Cup will take place in Berne on Sunday 19th August 2012.

A match report and photos from the final will appear here.

Fixtures & Results

Date Round Fixture/Result                                                        Venue    Time Umpires
29 Apr  1 Power (235-4) beat United (76) by 169 runs  Deutweg 12.30pm Zug 
27 May  1 Zug (156-2) beat Schaffhausen (96) by 61 runs  Buchholz  1pm WCC
22 Apr  1 Basel Dragons (47ao) lost to Winterthur (49-4) by 6 wkts Deutweg 1.30pm Power 
n/a  1 Royal receive a bye into the next round  n/a     
n/a  1 Olten receive a bye into the next round  n/a     
22 Apr  1 Swiss Colts beat Geneva Int'l  En Marche   CCC
n/a  1 GXI Stars receive a bye into the next round   n/a     
n/a  1 Uprising receive a bye into the next round  n/a     
17 Jun  2 Power (214) beat Zug (81)  Deutweg 12pm Olten 
30 Jun  2 Winterthur (115-3) beat Royal (114) by 7 wkts Deutweg 12.30 Power
02 Jun  2 Olten beat Swiss Colts by forfeit  Hägendorf  12.30 Berne 
21 Jul 2 GXIStars (131-7) lost to Uprising (132-6) by 4 wkts  des Evaux  10am CCC
28 Jul  semi Olten (113-9) beat Uprising (112) by 1 run Hägendorf  12.00 Berne 
18 Aug semi Power (88) lost to Winterthur (89-7) by 3 wkts Deutweg 2pm ZCCC

19 Aug

FINAL

Swiss Mr. Pickwick Cricket Cup Final

Olten (118-8) lost to Winterthur (119-7) by 3 wkts

Berne

11am

Bern/Power

 
2012 Swiss Mr. Pickwick T20 Cup

Prize money

A voucher for Discount Sports to the value of CHF500 will be awarded to the winners of the competition.



Previous Swiss Mr. Pickwick Cricket Cup winners

                                     Year       Winners               Runners-Up         
  2012 Winterthur CC Olten CC
  2011 Power CC Olten CC
  2010 Power CC Olten CC
  2009 Power CC   
  2008    
  2007 Nomads CC  
  2006 Basel CC  
  2005 Basel CC  
  2004 Geneva CC  
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