16.08.11 - Lloyds TSB Private Banking confirms sponsorship of the Swiss T20 Cricket Cup
The third edition of the Swiss T20 Cricket Cup sees Lloyds TSB Private Banking becoming the main sponsor to the event. The tournament, which is based at the Berne Cricket Club, hosts 8 teams and 9 matches over 7 weekends. The "20-20" format of the sport is relatively new on the cricket scene, being invented in 2003. The match comprises of 20 overs for each team, with the winning team the one who scores the most runs. Each team comprises of 11 players and the match usually lasts for around 2.5 hours.
The sport of cricket is extremely popular within the NRI and British expatriate communities, and the popularity in Switzerland is continuing to grow every year. For more information about the tournament, please visit the official website.
Large crowds are expected to gather for the forthcoming tournament. All matches are hosted on the weekends at Berne Cricket Club, starting with the opening ceremony on Sunday 21st of August and finishing on Sunday 2nd October.
From everyone at Lloyds TSB Private Banking and the Swiss T20 Cup, we are delighted to welcome you all to be part of this exciting and prestigious event.