Kowloon Cricket Club Tours Shanghai

The Kowloon Cricket Club will tour Shanghai from August 23-25 to play against the Shanghai Cricket Club.

KCC will arrive on Friday night with welcome drinks to be held at The Camel Sports Bar from 8:30 pm onwards. The Ashes will be broadcast live throughout the evening.

On Saturday, SCC and KCC will play a 50-over match, followed by a tour dinner and awards ceremony held at the Shanghai Rugby Football Club.

Sunday will feature a Twenty20 match between the tourists and the SCC Pirates beginning at 10 am. Followed by final tour drinks at the ground. All matches will be played at the Shanghai Rugby Football Club.

The Kowloon Cricket Club
The Kowloon Cricket Club was established on October 4, 1904 following a meeting of Kowloon residents interested in forming a cricket club. The first recorded match played by the KCC took place on 15th October 1904 at Happy Valley. KCC finished second in its inaugural season (the second season of league cricket). KCC won the league in 1905-06.

The Shanghai Tour
This is the first tour of Shanghai by KCC since the SCC was reestablished in 1994. The SCC looks forward to establishing a new touring tradition with KCC.

All are welcome at the ground. Transportation, food and drinks, and children’s activities provided.