Wintercup 2015

Vienna Cricket Club will be looking to regain the title in the 2015 Vienna CC Wintercup after losing out to Wanstead CC in last year’s final.

This is the 29th time the competition has been held and this time we welcome clubs from Czech Republic, Poland & the UK into the event and this year we also have youth & lady cricketers participating as we endeavour to widen the appeal of our beloved sport.

The tournament will take place over the weekend of the 21st – 22nd February 2015, with a pre-tournament get-together and captain's meeting on the evening of Friday 20th February. at the Wieden Braeu ( and then our Saturday social event is being held at "Zum Schwarzen Adler" from 20:00 onwards.

The tournament will again be held in the sports hall of the BG/BRG Geringergasse (Geringergasse 2, A-1110 Vienna). Matches begin at 09:00 (Saturday) and 09:00 (Sunday), with the final of the tournament scheduled for 16:00 on 22nd February.

The tournament will be contested by eight teams. The full line-up is as follows: -

» Vinohrady CC, Czech Republic
» Touregs A (UK)
» Touregs B (UK)
» British Tamils Cricket (UK)
» Warsaw Hussars CC (Poland)
» SNASY (Austrian Youth Team)
» Vienna Cricket Club (Austria)
» UNION Cricket Club Seebarn (Austria)

There will be refreshments available and there is a spectators gallery where spectators are welcome to attend. If you cannot make it, but would be interested in entering a team in future years don’t hesitate to contact us.

Simon Birch
(Chairman, Vienna Cricket Club)