(Sun, 16 Apr 2023)
Cricket on Ice 2023 gala dinner guests raised Fr 2554.10 for the Swiss League against Cancer (Krebsliga Schweiz).
Since 2018, the Krebsliga Schweiz has been our chosen charity. Each year 50% of the gala dinner raffle proceeds are donated to the charity to support those with cancer & to projects to research ways to cure & prevent cancer.
If you would like to make a personal donation you can go to the Krebsliga Graubünden website.
(Sun, 19 Feb 2023)
Guards CC won the 2023 Cricket on Ice Trophy, beating hosts St Moritz by 9 wickets in the final on day 4 of the tournament played on Saturday 18th February 2023.
(Sat, 28 Jan 2023)
It only leaves us to introduce the team of officials for the 2023 Cricket On Ice Trophy.
The umpires are charged with keeping the tournament on time and to ensure that every match is played within the Spirit Of Cricket-On-Ice, in addition to making the occasional decision!
Our scorer(s) will document all the action and this will transferred into cricHQ by Asvin Lakkaraju for us to enjoy for generations to come!
(Fri, 27 Jan 2023)
In the last of our series of introductions of teams participating in the 2023 Cricket On Ice Trophy, we turn our attention to #COI debutantes, Guards Cricket Club.
Guards Cricket Club is the cricket team for officers and soldiers of the Guards and Household Cavalry.
Guards CC welcomes serving and veteran members of the Household Division to play in fixtures at Burton Court, Chelsea throughout the summer months. Playing a sociable brand of cricket, the team looks forward to meeting and competing against the other teams, both on the lake and in the bar.
(Thu, 26 Jan 2023)
Next in our series of introductions of teams participating in the Cricket On Ice Trophy in 2023 are #COI debutantes, the Strokers Cricket Club.
Formed in 2011, The Strokers are an aging bunch of cricketing bon viveurs, enlivened with a smattering of the next
The Strokers may not win the cricket but they expect to win the social! Strokers CC have links to Oundle School (Northhamptonshire) and the surrounding area.
The Strokers value the man above the player!
(Thu, 26 Jan 2023)
St Moritz Cricket Club is pleased to announce that Engadiner Bier will make a star appearance again at the bar at this year's Cricket on Ice tournament!
(Wed, 25 Jan 2023)
In our series of introductions of teams participating in the Cricket On Ice Trophy in 2023 it is now the turn of #COI regulars, the Old Cholmeleians XI.
The Old Cholmeleians are old boys of Highgate School, a private school situated in North London. Highgate pupils excel academically & in sport and there are many famous ex-pupils that include judges, solicitors, politicians, pop singers, professional cricketer (including Phil `Tuffers` Tufnell) and athletes.
Jonathan Whitcombe said: "We love the picture-postcard scenery, the beautiful mountains in front and behind, the amazing Engadin blue sky (much of the time!) and light - the whole relaxing atmosphere of the resort. Fantastic mountain walks. It caters for all sorts, winter and summer".
(Tue, 24 Jan 2023)
The next team in our series of introductions of teams participating in the Cricket On Ice Trophy in 2023 are St Moritz neighbours and #COI regulars, Lyceum Alpinum Zuoz.
The Lyceum Alpinum Zuoz is a Swiss International Boarding School with a century old tradition of playing cricket in the Swiss Alps. The cricket team has players from all over the world as the
school student-body is made up of over 45 nationalities.
Boarding students are typically sons & daughters of international businessmen & women (not necessarily based in Switzerland), catering for international students by offering German, Swiss, British & American educational systems. Cricket & Eton Fives are two sports that are traditionally played at the school to assist in developing character & team building skills. And there is always a professional cricket coach at hand at the school.
(Mon, 23 Jan 2023)
We turn our attention to the next team in our series of introductions of participants in the Cricket On Ice Trophy 2023, to experienced #COIers, German CC.
The German Cricket Club is a representative club for the sport in Germany. Members are former German national players, supporters of the game and young and old who play in the right spirit of the game. Also, many Old Boys from the Lyceum Alpinum are playing in the club. We want to promote continental, but especially German cricket all over Europe. The goal is to get cricket on the list of official school sports.
(Sun, 22 Jan 2023)
The next team in our series of introductions of teams participating in the Cricket On Ice Trophy in 2023 are #COI debutantes Roggenhorn CC.
Cricketers from Klosters in Switzerland make up the Roggenhorn Cricket Club and compete as debutantes at the Cricket on Ice 2023 Trophy.
Roggenhorn CC is a family based cricket club in Klosters which started during lock down. They have a great net, bowling machine and just love to play cricket. Roggenhorn also like to teach locals about the game and try and grow cricket in the Swiss alps. Cricket on Ice is their 1st competitive tournament/match.
(Sat, 21 Jan 2023)
The next team in our series of introductions of teams participating in the Cricket On Ice Trophy in 2023 are #COI debutantes Gussets XI.
The Gussets were formed in 1988 and were named after the famous Victorian seamstress Florence Gusset (long story).
The Gussets are made up of cricket enthusiasts who became friends whilst playing school and university cricket with and against each other. Having played together for 35 years they know each others weaknesses and long forgotten our strengths.
This is their third overseas tour following South Africa in 1996/97 and Bordeaux in 2021. Now the wrong side of 50 – whilst their bodies may be broken, rather tragically their competitive spirit is not. Hoping the ice is nice and thick or we may lose a few of our more prosperous players.
(Fri, 20 Jan 2023)
The first team in our series of introductions of participating teams that will compete for the Cricket On Ice Trophy in 2023 are #COI hosts St Moritz Cricket Club.
St Moritz Cricket Club are your hosts for arguably the most prestigious but certainly the most unique event in the Swiss cricketing calendar, the Cricket on Ice Trophy #COI.
St Moritz Cricket Club (strictly by invitation only) are a conglomeration of friends & guests of Cricket on Ice.
SMCC draws cricketing talent from across Switzerland & the world. Over the years the team has included some famous current & ex-international cricketers, Swiss & foreign dignitaries, players from the Swiss cricketing community & friends of the President.
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The teams that will compete in the four-day Twenty20 format 2023 Cricket On Ice Trophy are St Moritz Cricket Club (hosts), Old Cholmeleians (Highgate, London), Lyceum Alpinum (Zuoz), Roggenhorn Cricket Club (Klosters, Switzerland), Guards Cricket Club (London, England), Gussets (London, England), German Cricket Club (Munich, Germany) & Strokers (Northamptonshire, England).
Over the next few weeks we will introduce old & new faces in a series of short articles on our website & social media pages as we build up to the competition (15th-18th February 2023).
(Sun, 15 January 2023)
St Moritz Cricket Club acknowledge the generosity of our tournament sponsors & supporters without whom the Cricket On Ice Trophy 2023 wouldn't be possible.
(Sat, 14 Jan 2023)
The 2023 CPI tournament gala dinner will be hosted by Hotel Steffani in St Moritz Dorf.
The evening begins with an apéro from 7pm, kindly sponsored by our hosts, the Hotel Steffani after which guests will be invited to be seated for a delightful four-course meal created by the Hotel Steffani kitchen staff soon after 7.30pm.
(St Moritz, 07 Nov 2022)
We are recruiting experienced umpires & scorers to officiate at Cricket on Ice trophy tournament in St Moritz
Free Gala Dinner and lunches on the ice every day of the tournament, plus the experience of a life-time are the minimum you can expect in return!
Contact Alex Mackay for more information.
(St Moritz, 01 Sep 2022)
Cricket on Ice 2023 will take place on the lake of St Moritz from Wednesday 15th to Saturday 18th February 2023.
8 teams will participate in this 4-day T20 competition for the honour of lifting the prestigious #COI trophy at the biggest ever Cricket on Ice trophy tournament yet!