19 Jul 2018

Hong Kong World Tape Ball Cricket 8s - Jul 22 Preview

After being rain off last week, Hong Kong World Tape Ball Cricket 8s will be back again this weekend. The Pakistan Qualifiers Jinnah Cup ( Pool C ) will be held in Po Kong Village  Road  Reservoir on the coming Sunday 22nd July 2018. There are 5 teams competing for the next 2 spots to join the SSP ALL Stars and the Geo Cricket Club in the Pakistan Qualifiers Jinnah Cup Play offs . The teams playing on Sunday are as follows;

Game SwingersSiddiqe Akmal (C) ,Mahmood Mujjahid ,Faisal Abbas Khan ,Farhat Iqbal ,Hafiz Ahtsham,Jillani Sohail,Liaqat Hussain, Mohammad Ijaz,Waseem Khan, Zafar Waqas

Jehlum XI:Haider Ayyaz (C), Zheer Mohammad, Maaz Mohammad , Adeel Mahmood, Aqeel Mahmood,Mahmood Khurram, Syed Tabeer Hussain Shah , Khizar Mohammad, Ali Shahbaz, Waheed Muhammad

 KTCC: Tauseef Ahmed (C), Kamran Qureshi, Muhammad Balal, Mehmood Waheed, Muhammad Shahzeb Hassan, Zain Ali , Murtaza Ghulam , Ayaz Ehsan , Mohammad Idris , Mujtaba Ghulam

 Mirpur Tigers: Hussain Arfan (C), Suqlain Ansar , Faraz Ahmed , Jameel Choudary Muhammad, Ali Mehtab , Ahmed Ijaz , Muhammad Tayyab , Muhammad Waryam , Afzaal Ahmed , Khana Jawad

Kwai Chung Stallions: Yasir Mohammad (C), Zeeshan Ali , Daniyal Bukhari , Iqbal Ateeq ul Rehman , Awais Mohammad, Faizan Mohammad, Ishtiaq Muhammad, Ahmed Parwaiz Akhtar , Mudassar Muhammad, Asad Hussain


Siddiqe Akmal , Captain Game swingers

“ We as a team are very excited to be part of this initiative and thankful to Cricket Hong Kong  and the sponsors. Hope to show our class and character to make this event a world class tournament! ”


Kamran Qureshi , Player KTCC 

“ Giving recognition to the Tape Ball cricket at professional level was a dream for all the tape ball cricketers in Hong Kong . We are thankful to Cricket Hong Kong to have allowed us to play this modified format of the game.”

The schedule of the day is as follows:

Time Home Team
vs Away Team
1 0830-0915 Mirpur Tigers vs Kwai Chung Stallions
2 0915-1000 KTCC vs Jehlum XI
3 1000-1045 Game Swingers vs Mirpur Tigers
4 1045-1130 Kwai Chung Stallions vs KTCC
5 1130-1215 Jehlum XI vs Game Swingers
  1215-1300   LUNCH  
6 1300-1345 Mirpur Tigers vs Jehlum XI
7 1345-1430 Kwai Chung Stallions vs Game Swingers
8 1430-1515 Mirpur Tigers vs KTCC
9 1515-1600 Kwai Chung Stallions vs Jehlum XI
10 1600-1645 KTCC vs Game Swingers