"We're delighted that City Forex have again agreed to sponsor this year's Festival," said Tournament Director Brad Tarr. "It's promising to have another great line-up of teams this year and with the support of City Forex we're looking forward to staging another wonderful tournament for our local and overseas teams and supporters."
Mr Sushil Kumar of City Forex said, "the City Forex Hong Kong Cricket Festival is a celebration of all that is positive about the sport of cricket and attracts cricket players, supports and officials from Hong Kong and around the world. City Forex is a leading foreign exchange provider and money transfer agent of Western Union in Hong Kong and we are delighted to continue our support FOR the Festival as title sponsors," Mr Kumar continued.
This year the Festival returns to Mission Road Cricket Ground (Tin Kwong Road) from 1-2 December 2012.
Spectators are welcome and entry to the ground is free.
Title: City Forex Hong Kong Cricket Festival 2012
Dates: 1-2 December 2012
Venue: Mission Road (Tin Kwong Doh) Cricket Ground, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Hosts: Lamma Cricket Club
Promoted by: Asian Cricket Sixes Tour
Spectators: free entry
About the Festival:
First staged in 2002 at Hong Kong Cricket Club, the ICC award winning Festival attracts club teams from around the world to compete against local sides in a multi-team tournament featuring the popular cricket sixes format. Sides from around the world are expected to fly in for the weekend to participate with local Hong Kong teams. As well as the cricket tournament, the Festival also boasts a number of parties and social functions as players, officials and supporters celebrate the Asian Cricket Sixes Tour ethos of 'friendship through cricket."
About City Forex (www.cityforex.com/
City Foreign Exchange Ltd. (aka City Forex) was incorporated in Hong Kong in 1996, starting off with one retail outlet in an inner alley of the famous Chung King Mansion which is at the heart of the bustling Tsim Sha Tsui area. In the subsequent years since its inception, City Forex branched out domestically as well as internationally. In 1998 City Forex became an Agent of Western Union Financial Services and presently offers the Western Union Money Transfer service out of its own locations as well as through its vast network of Sub Agents in Hong Kong, Australia, Fiji Islands and New Zealand.
About the Asian Cricket Sixes Tour (www.cricketsixes.com)
If you're a club cricketer, team, official or cricket fan looking for a great cricket tour or searching for a superb cricketing holiday with an Asian flavour, then you've arrived at the right place! The ICC Award winning ACST was formed to provide cricketers with a series of the best possible cricket events at fantastic locations across Asia.
Since 2001 thousands of cricketers, friends, family and officials have enjoyed our tournaments staged at some of the choicest locations from Macau to Phuket to New South Wales.
Whatever your level or ability, don't miss out on the fun, camaraderie and 'friendship through cricket' ACST tournaments offer.