Cricket in North Cyprus


Kibris Cricket

TRNC’s Keith Lloyd said he was delighted to have been appointed as neutral umpire in last Sunday’s Creditwest North Cyprus Cricket League match between the South’s Nicosia C.C. and Limassol’s Moufflons in the UN Buffer Zone, Keith said he knew the game would be keenly contested, particularly as the Moufflons need league points following their defeat by the TRNC the previous week. Seb Pollington won the toss for Nicosia and decided to bat. The conditions were difficult with a very long outfield following the recent heavy rain. Nicosia buckled downRead More

Not out, but very much ‘in’ as TRNC team romps home to victory

As the sounds from the  sports ground opposite the Pia Bella Hotel in Kyrenia filled the air with the thud of  ball on wood, and cries of ‘Out’  on Wednesday 27th August, one very concerned Nigel Holman was perhaps the person with the highest emotions running. The love of cricket runs through his veins and it was with a thrill that he heard of the suggestion that North Cyprus has its own team! He was there at the beginning to help set up the team and arrange matches with theRead More