Hong Kong cricket tournament

Posted on Saturday, December 3, 2016

During the weekend of 3rd to 4th December 2016, Noble Group hosted their annual cricket sixes tournament at Kowloon Cricket Club.

Since its launch in 2001, Noble Cricket Sixes has always delivered entertaining games set amongst friends and colleagues from the shipping community. Cricket Sixes incorporates the most exciting aspects of the sport: high scores, fast action and exciting finishes.

There were 10 teams at the Noble Cricket Sixes; each team having six players. Teams comprised of players from different shipping fields like law firms, insurance companies, as well as ship owners, managers, bankers etc. The teams were divided into two preliminary groups. In the preliminary league, teams played on a round-robin basis to qualify for the Cup, Plate and Bowl matches. Teams ranked at number one, two and three from both groups played finals for the Cup, Plate and Bowl respectively.


As previous years, the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers Hong Kong branch was proud to be associated with the Noble Cricket Sixes. The Branch showed their continued support to the event by donating a trophy and cash prize to "The Player of the Tournament". The branch was represented by Hon Secretary Rakesh Sethi MICS during the award giving ceremony.