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Sixes here to stay, say organisers, and will boost Hong Kong’s status as hub for short-form cricket

  • Wed, 13 Sep 2017 16:42
Organisers of the Hong Kong Sixes are determined to ensure the tournament is here to stay and, along with the T20 Blitz, play a key role in enhancing the city’s reputation as a pioneer for short-form cricket. Tournament director Glyn Davies, a Hong Kong cricket veteran, says the October 28-29 event is not a one-off and will hopefully once again become a regular feature on the international calendar. “The message I’m getting from the [Cricket Hong Kong] board is that there is... South China Morning Post - Hong Kong feed


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