Forms of Cricket
The Afghanistan national team have been declared personae non grata by the Hong Kong Immigration Department, which rejected a request from the sport's local governing body to invite the world's hottest associate member country to the Karp Group Hong Kong Sixes in October.Friday, 13 April, 2012, 12:00am
Irfan Ahmed and Babar Hayat could soon be playing overseas as part of a plan to embed Hong Kong's best players in top-grade cricket with an eye on qualifying for the ICC World Cup in 2015.17 Feb 2012 - 12:00am
Captain Najeeb Amar kissed the ground at the Kowloon Cricket Club last Saturday after Hong Kong won the ICC World Cricket League Division Three tournament, and then said the ultimate aim for his bunch of weekend warriors was to play in the 2015 World Cup.6 Feb 2011 - 12:00am
Craig McMillan will soon travel the road most retired players take, and become a cricket commentator. But before he sits behind the microphone, he has one last task with the bat - to win the Hong Kong Sixes for New Zealand.
'New Zealand have never won the tournament before and we aim to win it for the first time and create a bit of history,' said McMillan from Christchurch.11 Oct 2009 - 12:00am
THE ROAD TO ARGENTINA FOR HK
2006: Runners-up in the ACC Trophy and qualify for ICC World Cricket League Division Three tournament in Darwin.
2007: Finish fifth out of eight teams in Darwin and relegated to Division Four. Appoint ex-England international Aftab Habib as coach and Tabarak Dar as captain. The emphasis moves towards blooding youngsters.18 Jan 2009 - 12:00am
Hong Kong's leading cricketers will miss the Cathay Pacific/Standard Chartered International Sixes in October. They will be in Kuwait for the ACC Twenty20 tournament.27 Aug 2007 - 12:00am
A senior member of the organising committee made an impassioned plea yesterday to the International Cricket Council (ICC) to support the 'Mickey Mouse' Hong Kong Sixes by putting the annual event on the world calendar.27 Sep 1997 - 12:00am
Dr Ali Bacher's vision for the future of cricket includes Hong Kong playing a crucial role in the development of the game worldwide.31 Mar 1997 - 12:00am
SOUTH Africa, England and Sri Lanka made a mockery of the seedings by blasting their way into the semi-finals of the Hong Kong International Cricket Sixes at the Kowloon Cricket Club yesterday.2 Oct 1993 - 12:00am