Buying a franchise in the DTC Mobile Hong Kong T20 Blitz means more to owner Devang Shah than simply bankrolling a team to win a tournament. The Hung Hom JD Jaguars backer wants to be part of a historic event that could put Hong Kong on the global cricketing map.
The Hong Kong Cricket Association was established in 1968. The association gained full membership of the ICC (International Cricket Council) in 1969. Hong Kong's men will compete in the first round of this year's ICC World Twenty20 in India between March 8 and April 3. The current president is Rodney Miles