Malta Cricket will be hosting an international cricket tournament from Thursday 5 October to Sunday 8 October at the iconic Marsa Sports Club.
The tournament will further enhance the profile of cricket in Malta and will be played in the dynamic Twenty20 format, each game lasting 3 hours. Malta is Europe’s most popular all-year cricketing destination with over 30 teams visiting every year. A Summer and Winter League take place for senior cricketers and the Malta Cricket Academy runs from October to May for boys and girls to learn the game in an organised way. Schools will be invited to send children to watch the games and meet the national players. The Malta squad have an exciting blend of youth and experience and it will be an ideal opportunity for Malta to develop its more promising players for the international tournaments that lie ahead.
The hosts are looking to further strengthen their recent record, which stands at 13 wins from their last 19 internationals.
Nowell Khosla (captain), Waseem Abbas, George Agius, Sam Aquilina, Bikram Arora, Adam Balakrishnan, Sean Byrne, Jaz Cable, Johnnie Grima, Niraj Khanna, David Marks, Haroon Mughal, Andrew Naudi, Michael Nazir, Luke Bradley (Junior), Ali Hamza (Junior).
Thu 5 Oct – 14:00-17:00 MALTA v Luxembourg
Fri 6 Oct – 10:30-13:30 Hungary v Luxembourg
Fri 6 Oct – 14:30-17:30 MALTA v Hungary
Sat 7 Oct – 10:30-13:30 MALTA v Luxembourg
Sat 7 Oct – 14:30-17:30 Hungary v Luxembourg
Sun 8 Oct – 14:00-17:00 MALTA v Hungary
For further information please contact the Malta Cricket Association at firstname.lastname@example.org. Gates will be open to the public and entrance is free.