06 Jul 2018

Hong Kong World Tape Ball Cricket 8s


After successfully running the Chinese , Universities Students and the U21 Tape Ball Cricket tournaments . Cricket Hong Kong is proud to introduce the Hong Kong World Tape Ball Cricket 8s which will begin on the coming Sunday 8th July 2018 at Po Kong Village Road Reservoir Ground and will run till mid-august.

 

The tournament consist of teams from 5 different countries with over 220 players participating in the tournament. This tournament is a great platform for the players to stay involved with competitive cricket and most importantly showcase their talent in the modified format of the game.

 

Ajaz Khan, Tournament Director - Hong Kong World Tape Ball Cricket 8s

“ The Hong Kong World Tape Ball Cricket 8s promises to be a great tournament played across the summer. WIth over 220 participants, the tournament promises to provide a platform for the Tape Ball teams to showcase their talent in the format of the game. “

 

Jawad Ashraf , Chairman Kowloon Zalmi Hong Kong

“ The creation of the Hong Kong World Tape Ball Cricket 8s will indeed improve the standard of competitive cricket among the tape ball teams and it shows the ongoing work done by Cricket Hong Kong to develop the game in Hong Kong.”

 

Mohammad Shoaib , Director of Marketing ( Tayyarah.com )

“ Tayyarah.com is delighted to be a part of this event and to contributes towards development of cricket in Hong Kong. As a cricket fan myself , I feel that tape ball cricket is a good platform to develop interest in the local community in Hong Kong and to build upon its Cricket following.”

 

Liaquat Ali , Owner of Shaffi’s Indian Restaurant

“ Shaffi’s Indian Restaurant is proud to be part of the Hong Kong World Tape Ball Cricket 8s as this tournament promises to bring forward the talent of tape ball cricketers in Hong Kong. “

  

Schedule of the Tournament 

Event

    Date

Time & Venue

Pakistan Qualifier Jinnah Cup            ( Pool A )

    8 July 2018

8am @ PKVR Reservoir

Pakistan Qualifier Jinnah Cup            ( Pool B )

14 July 2018

8am @ PKVR Reservoir

Pakistan Qualifier Jinnah Cup            ( Pool C )

22 July 2018

8am @ PKVR Reservoir

Pakistan Qualifier Jinnah Cup           ( Play Off s )

29 July 2018

8am @ PKVR Reservoir

Rest of the World Qualifier

12 August 2018

8am @ PKVR Reservoir

Main Event

18  August 2018

9am @ PKVR Reservoir

 

Participating teams list will be released each week during tournament preview on website and social media platforms. Starting this Sunday there is the Pakistan Qualifier Jinnah Cup (Pool A):

 

SSP All Stars: Khan Amanat  ( C ), Zafar Sikandar, Mohammad Ghazanfar, Rashid Khan, Qaiser Rana Muhammad, Niaz Ali, Qasim Mahmood, Zeb Ameer, Khan Jahanzaib, Aizaz Khan

New Stars: Khan Babar ( C ), Khan Zohaib, Mazhar Ali , Khan Kamran, Afzaal Ahmed, Rashid Mehmood, Wasif Shahid, Ali Riaz, Shamroz Khan, Shakir Ali

Geo Cricket Club: Ghulam Hussain ( C ), Mahroof Hussain, Ramzan Zafran, Ahmed Tanveer, Muhammad Ehsan, Khan Hamid, Awais Muhammad, Nazam Muhammad, Umar Muhammad, Aftab Hussain

Super XI: Khan Asim ( C ), Muhammad Kamran, Iqbal Qasim, Asad Mahmood, Haseeb Muhammad, Muhammad Taimoor, Rehman Jasim, Abdul Rehman, Ahmed Qaiser, Ghazanfar Muhammad

Friends XI: Mukhtar Ahmed, Imran Muhammad, Azam Muhammad, Iftekhar Khan, Munir Dar, Khan Akbar, Uzair Khan, Jangzeb Khan, Mehmood Tariq, Sohail Muhammad