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EPIC Group announced as Principal Sponsor of the CHK All Star Series 2021


Cricket Hong Kong is excited to announce the EPIC Group as the principal sponsor and naming partner of the EPIC Group All Stars Series 2021, scheduled to be held at Tin Kwong Road Recreation Ground from the 26th March 2021 – 3rd April 2021.

The series will see Hong Kong’s international heroes and best domestic players battling it out across three brand new teams to become the All Stars Champions.

Cricket Hong Kong General Manager - High Performance, Mark Farmer said, “We’re incredibly excited to have EPIC Group on board as the naming rights sponsor for the Epic Group All Stars Series. Epic Group’s support will contribute immeasurably to the growth of this event and ensure it becomes the showcase event for Hong Kong’s best international and domestic cricketers.”

“Hong Kong is the home and Headquarter of the EPIC Group and our Board of Directors have always been very passionate about Cricket. We feel that it is an absolute privilege of ours to be the official principal sponsor of the “All-Star Series 2021”. We strongly believe that such a tournament will help to promote and nurture the right talent and represent us on the international level in the future.”, Said Ranjan Mahtani, Chairman, EPIC Group.

Recent government restrictions introduced due to Hong Kong’s 4th Wave of Covid-19 have resulted in the closure of all team sports venues which has seen the event postponed from its original dates of 11th December – 18th December 2020 to new dates of 26th March 2021 – 3rd April 2021.

The Epic Group All Stars Series 2021

The three teams:

Each team represents one of the major districts in Hong kong:

  • The Kowloon Lions: Represent Hong Kong's most populous district shadowed by Lion Rock.
  • The New Territories Tigers: Pay homage to the wild Tigers that used to roam the hills of the New Territories.
  • The Hong Kong Islanders: Represent Hong Kong's most distinctive landmarks.

The format of the series:

The T20 series will see all three teams compete across 2 days, playing 3 round-robin matches followed by a grand final. The winner takes all!

The 50 over competition will see the teams re-drafted with the Hong Kong Islanders taking on the Kowloon Lions in a best of 3 series.

The broadcast:

All games will be broadcast live. Watch live and exclusive on Youtube and Fancode.

Join us on our live broadcast to see Hong Kong's best cricketers battle it out in the Epic Group All Stars Series 2021!

The Schedule:

EPIC Group All Stars T20 Series:

Friday 26th March

  • 9 am start: Kowloon Lions vs New Territories Tigers
  • 2 pm start: Hong Kong Islanders vs Kowloon Lions

Saturday 27th March:

  • 9 am start: New Territories Tigers vs Hong Kong Islanders
  • 2 pm start: FINAL

Epic Group All Stars 50 over series:

  • 9 am start: Tuesday 31st March: Hong Kong Islanders vs Kowloon Lions
  • 9 am start: Thursday 2nd April: Kowloon Lions vs Hong Kong Islanders
  • 9 am start: Saturday 3rd April: Hong Kong Islanders vs Kowloon Lions

About EPIC Group

Established in 1971 Epic has successfully transitioned from being a buying agent to today being a large multinational company with world-class manufacturing facilities in Asia and Africa, employing over 25,000 people.

Our Vision is to combine speed, efficiency, technology, design, and innovation to meet the growing market and customer demands. We have state of the art facilities providing quality products and services and delighting our customers. Our cutting-edge design and product innovation capabilities are combined with other unique capabilities such as on and offshore replenishment Services.

We have a solid and loyal customer base, developed over decades of mutual trust and loyalty of our credibility and trust, we built over the years. We have a strong footprint in the U.S, Central America, Europe, Japan, and Canadian markets, and we continue to keep exploring, accompanying the growth of developing markets. Please visit our website to get more insights.

At EPIC we believe that “Every challenge is an Opportunity”.