The PCC Kings, captained by Paul Myers, completed a successful campaign with a 100% record as their ninth victory brought them the trophy on an action-packed Winter League finals day.
PCC Kings with the trophy. Skipper Paul Myers is bottom-right (photo: Rohit Deshmoyni)
Results from 1st-4th place playoffs, 29th March:
Barbarians Vandals beat PCC Rooks by 61 runs
PCC Kings beat Barbarians Visigoths by 34 runs
3rd place playoff:
PCC Rooks beat Barbarians Visigoths by 37 runs
PCC Kings beat Barbarians Vandals by 7 runs
1. PCC Kings
2. Barbarians Vandals
3. PCC Rooks
4. Barbarians Visigoths
5. Bohemian CC
6. PCC Knights
7. Vinohrady "Vino Rosso"
8. Joshiley Dragons
See here for league table and full details on the Winter League!
In other indoor cricket activities, two Czech clubs travelled to Dresden to take part in their second annual indoor tournament (Feb 22-23). Prague Barbarians put up a good show, defeating the hosts in one match, while PCC went all the way and brought the trophy back home!
Prague CC with the trophy from Dresden! (photo: Siva Subramaniam)
On the same weekend our friends in Austria hosted the 28th annual Vienna CC Wintercup. Czech Cricket's President Karel Ziegler and his friend Alex Sirisena took part in the tournament, playing for Touregs CS, an international team coordinated through contacts from English website T20 International.
Karel Ziegler (right) batting with Robin Maslin of T20 International (photo: Joanna Konczak)