History of Cricket On Ice

How did it all start and how has the tournament developed over the years?

Timeline of Events

1987 In 1987 while working for the St Moritz Tourist Board on behalf of IMG, Anthony Bouchier discussed the concept of matching the polo & horse racing with a cricket match with Hans-Peter Danuser (Kurdirektor St. Moritz), Martin Berthod & Diane Conrad in the Hotel Schweizerhof.
1988  In 1988 Anthony Bouchier, Simon Doggart (†2017) & John Sellars borrowed a mat & cricket equipment from LAZ to test the concept.
1989 In 1989 cricket on ice was born with an Eton v Harrow cricket match involving 25 players played on the frozen lake.
1990 Cricket on Ice and the St Moritz Cricket Club was formalised with a 3-way tournament between SMCC, LAZ & a Dutch Winter XI.

1991  A team from India was involved in Cricket on Ice.

1993  Daniel Häring took over the reigns to become Mr. Cricket on Ice.
1999  Old Cholmeleians first involvement.

2012  John Hallam succeeds Daniel Häring as President of Cricket on Ice.

2017  Rolf Sachs becomes patron

Winners

                        Year Team
2018  Old Cholmeleians XI
2017  Old Cholmeleians XI
2016  Lyceum Alpinum XI
2015  Lyceum Alpinum XI
2014  Dresden Cricket Club
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2012  Winterthur Cricket Club
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