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20.2.2024 - Cricket Disztrict



Cricket on Ice
C.Southwell, Freitag, 23. Februar 2024 - Klosterser Zeitung
BDKZ_240223_P 11.pdf
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Cricket on Ice ab Morgen Mittwoch
Engadiner Post (13.2.2024)
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Future of world’s most exclusive horse race on thin ice due to global heating

Helena Horton, 11.2.2024 - The Guardian



They Took Their Horses to the Swiss Alps for Snow Polo. They Got Slush Instead.
Clair Moses, 31.1.2024 - The New York Times



Cricket on ice in St Moritz: Matches played on frozen Swiss lake
Matilda Davies, Friday March 10 2023, 10.10pm GMT, The Times & Sunday Time Online
Sunday Times.pdf
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Tourist Brochure 17.02.2023 - 24.02.2023 Nr. 12
Aktuell-News 17.2.2023-24.2.2023 Nr 12.p
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Klosterser Zeitung
Visitor's Corner (10.2.2023) - Clair Southwell
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Future of world’s most exclusive horse race on thin ice due to global heating
Helena Horton, 11.1.2022 - The Guardian



Engadin Magazine Aktuell
Aktuell/News (07.-14.2.2020) Nr. 11
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Swiss cricket season warms up in St. Moritz with a tournament on ice

By Matt Leighton @CNNMoneyCH

Switzerland’s cricket season kicks off on April 1, but for fans in need of a warm-up there was plenty of action in February as St. Moritz Cricket hosted a tournament on a frozen lake. So what’s the outlook for the sport both on and off the ice?


Cricket - "Tricky to play it on ice"
Engadina Post am 19.2.2019 - by Daniel Zaugg
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Cricketspieler auf dem Glatteis

Beitrag vom Sü am 15.02.2019

«Cricket on Ice» heisst der Event, bei dem Cricketspieler aufs Glatteis geführt werden. Der gefrorene St. Moritzersee ist dafür der Schauplatz, vier Teams spielen gegeneinander um den Titel. Vor allem im asiatischen Raum erfreut sich der Schlagballsport grosser Beliebtheit und auch in der Schweiz wird Cricket immer populärer.


Press Release 2018
Press Release - Cricket on Ice 2018.pdf
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Cricket on St Moritz lake
Mumbai Mirror / 24 April 2017 - Ranveer Singh in St Moritz
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Wer hat's erfunden?
BILANZ Magazine ICON Schweiz / April 2017 - Barbara Krämer (Text) und Massimo Rodari (Foto)
Cricket ICONCH 30.03.17.pdf
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SLIPPERY WICKET - Gentlemen Gardeners XI take on St Morit CC at 30th Cricket On Ice held on frozen lake in St Moritz
Sunday Telegraph, Sunday 26 February 2017
SLIPPERY WICKET - Daily Telegraph Sunday
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FINAL WHISTLE - Cracks Appear for Legendary Cricket on Ice
by Simon Briggs - Saturday 25 February 2017
FINAL WHISTLE - Daily Telegraph, Saturda
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Press release 2017
Cricket on Ice 2017 - Press Release.pdf
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Cricket on Ice in St Moritz

BBC World Service STUMPED (23.02.2016)

Every February in the Swiss mountain town St. Moritz, hardy cricketers from around the world meet to compete in 'Cricket on Ice'.


Verrückte Gentlemen - Tages Anzeiger (Montag 22.2.2016)
Auf den gefrorenen St Moritzersee wird auch Cricket gespielt. Jeden Winter seit fast 30 Jahren gibt es ein internationales Turnier.
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Engadiner Post (Posta Ladina) - Samstag, 20. Februar 2016
Britisches Flair auf Schnee - Das Turnier Cricket on Ice ist ein einmalige Sache
COI Engadiner Post (Posta Ladina) - Sams
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Financial Times - Financial Times (Saturday 13th February 2016)
Cricket On Ice is pictured on the front page of the "House & Garden" section of the Financial Times.
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The world's best cricket grounds? Castle's, cows & carpets - (02.01.2016)
Cricket on Ice in St Moritz makes no, 21 in this article.


Press release 2016
Cricket on Ice 2016 - Press Release.pdf
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ACO officials at the 28th Cricket on Ice Tropy 2015 (19.-20.2.2015)
ACO Magazine - issue 22, Spring 2015
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Download - Friday, February 20, 2015
TheCricketPaper - page 24.pdf
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Cricket on Ice sin il lai da San Murezzan

Telesguard, Ier, 17.39 (Friday, 20 Februar 2015)


Press Release 2015
Cricket on Ice 2015 - Press Release.pdf
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  Article about COI on Sports Imitates Life website

  by Rajan Thambehalli


Press Release 2014
Cricket on Ice 2014 - Press Release.pdf
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Press Release 2013
Cricket on Ice 2013 - Press Release.pdf
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  Cricket on Ice - St. Moritz, Switzerland
  CNN ireport - February 19, 2013 by eternal77


Cricket on Ice 2012 - Press Coverage
Neue Zürcher Zeitung / Engadiner Post / InnEngadin / Hotel Revue
Cricket on Ice 2012 - Press Coverage.pdf
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Financial Times 2009
Cricket on Ice - FT - February 2009.pdf
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The Times 2008
Cricket on Ice - Press Coverage 2008.pdf
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Neue Zürcher Zeitung 2008
Cricket on Ice - Neue Zuercher Zeitung -
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How to bowl an ice maiden over: the cricketer's guide to like in the freezer
The Independent on Sunday - 13 March 2005
Sports active "Time Off" author Iain Fletcher
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Cop cricketers caught in slips on icy Swiss pitch
Cape Argus SA (1998) by ANDREW OFFENBURGER
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Cricket on Ice - alles ein bisschen anders - NZZ, 8 Februar 1993
Eine urenglische Sommer- und Schönwettersportart wird in St. Moritz winterfest
COI NZZ (8 Feb 1993).pdf
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Swiss shade it on slippy wicket that rather lacks in moisture - The Daily Telegraph, Tuesday 9 February 1993
GEOFFREY DEAN sees a man from Qatar keep his feet to ensure an England cricket team suffer an unlikely 'international' defeat
COI Daily Telegraph 9 Feb 1993.pdf
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Inoffizielles Länderspiel auf dem St. Moritzersee - Engadiner Post (Donnerstag, 11 Februar 1993)
COI_Engadiner Post - 11 February 1993.pd
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Selected Press review 1993-1996
Cricket on Ice - Press References 1993-
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Snow ball - Daily Mail, 8 February 1992
KATE DUNDAS on the only cricket match in the world played on ice
Snow ball - Daily Mail, 8 February 1992.
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Bagging ducks on the frozen lake - The Independent (5 Feb 1991)
Simon Hughes, the Middlesex bowler, watches no-balls replace snowballs
COI_The Independent (5 Feb 1991).pdf
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St Moritz CRICKET ON ICE - Winter 1990
COI 1990.pdf
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Cricket on the Ice at Davos Platz - Illustrated Mail, 26 January 1901
Illustrated Mail - 26 January 1901.pdf
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