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Season to start on Sunday, 19th July

COVID 19 plan

Following on from the previous post the ECB published the three stage plan as predicted and we now can present to our member clubs who are encouraged to consult with the players to decide on the format of the Sunday game. The fundamental of our plan is the well being of our players and umpires and the league has ordered …

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Government gives the green light for Recreational cricket

Roadmap

After evoking the third umpire the Government gave the go ahead last Friday for Recreational cricket to start from 11th July 2020 as part of the ECB road map to move towards the game being played at recreational level. ECB has confirmed the announcement by the Prime Minister, Boris Johnson was a moved to Step 4 on the road map …

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Player Registration and Transfer Deadline Extended

Due to the delay for season 2020 the committee agreed to extend both the player transfer and registration deadline to 31st August 2020. The consideration behind the extension is so no player is further deprived of playing cricket and therefore putting the importance of engagement before competition. Member clubs have started to send in request for transfer and registration of …

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League Update

The government gave the green light for non essential shopping from the 15th June and the hospitality trade planned to open from the 4th July, its timely to start to plan for the cricket season to start sooner then probably envisaged due to reducing unfortunate death rates related to COVID-19 and the infection rate (R Rate). The government are likely …

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Covid – 19 (Corona) Virus – Updated No 5

Stay alert

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) announced today a further delay to the start of the professional domestic cricket season, with no domestic cricket to be played before 1 August. The specifics of the season remain subject to ongoing advice from UK Government and health experts, but the ambition remains to host domestic men’s and women’s cricket across England …

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Covid – 19 (Corona) Virus – Updated No 4

Stay alert

With the announcement from the government last Sunday, allowing up to 2 individuals to play a sport at any one session the ECB have issued guidance for clubs to implement only where those responsible are confident that they can maintain the safety of the players, coaches and other individuals at the sessions. For further details please refer to the ECB …

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League Competition v2.

Flix button 2

The competition will consist of 21 multiple choice questions, starting the innings on the 10th May 2020 and the innings will end on the 30th May 2020 with the announcement of the winner of the prizes worth £155 sponsored by Flix Sports on the 31st May 2020. After 21 questions we have a three way tie, however, Stephen has asked …

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League Cricket Competition v2.0 supported by Flix Sports

Flix button 2

On behalf of the league we wish to thank Flix Sport who have kindly sponsored the 2nd league competition and donated a batting set. Competition Prize After the success of the first competition and with the support of Flix Sports we are now able to offer this second competition with prizes worth £155.00. The competition innings will start tomorrow and …

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Remembering the Forgotten Heroes

Forgotten Heroes

The league had arranged its LSD Cup Preliminary Round to take place today to commemorate the 75th anniversary of VE Day to remember those that gave sacrifices for a safer world. What is VE day? Victory in Europe (VE) Day on 8 May 1945 saw Britain and its Allies formally accept Nazi Germany’s unconditional surrender after almost six years of …

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League Cricket Competition

Thank you to all that took part in this very successful competition and also to those who followed the competition but didn’t take part. The competition page was visited 1231 times during the 21 days and now doubt the post will be read today to end the suspense and find out who won the competition.Congratulations to Muhammad Shoaib Baig from …

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Covid – 19 (Corona) Virus – Updated No 3

stay home website info

On Friday, 24th April 2020 ECB announced that there will be no professional cricket played in England and Wales until at least 1st July 2020 and suspension of recreational cricket remains until further notice. ECB announcement, 24th April 2020. As a league we need to plan for the eventuality that some cricket is played during this season. The executive committee …

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Ramadan Kareem to all Muslim players and officials from the Executive Committees

ramdaman kareem

Ramadan (Ramazan, Ramzan, Ramadhan, or Ramathan) is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar, observed by Muslims worldwide as a month of fasting, prayer, reflection and community. A commemoration of the prophet Muhammad’s (pbuh) first revelation, the annual observance of Ramadan is regarded as one of the Five Pillars of Islam and lasts twenty-nine to thirty days, from one sighting …

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League Removes Cup Qualification Rule for Season 2020

The recent government announcement to extend the lock down by at least another 3 weeks is a clear indication that the number of league games will be reduced and therefore is likely to impact the qualification of players for the quarter – final, Semi – Finals and Final of the LSD Cup. The Executive Committee agreed to remove the requirement …

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League Introduces Cricket Competition During Corona Virus (Covid-19) Lockdown

For many the past 3 weeks has changed the way we live and presented new challenges to keep safe whilst looking after loved one and ourselves. As it’s very likely that cricket will be delayed we have decided to introduce a cricket competition to keep us active during the lockdown period. The competition will run for 21 days and a …

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Covid – 19 (Corona) Virus – Updated No 2

We have been waiting for this guidance before communicating to our member clubs and players. As you know the situation is rapidly changing this may have to be updated again and will communicate changes at once through our website. Update from ECB The ECB held a conference call on Wednesday morning 18th March on the situation with regard to coronavirus …

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Covid – 19 (Corona) Virus – Updated No 1

With the daily changing situation and government advise its important to keep member clubs and players informed of the plan for the forthcoming season. The league will follow government and cricket board advise once available. The league has been in touch with National Asian Cricket Conference and highlighted some of the issue which would need to be considered. NACC will …

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Geo News Broadcast of the Inauguration Event – 15th Match 2020

PP inauguration

Recording from Geo News aired on the 16th March 2020. Contributions from Executive Chairperson, Basharat Hussain followed by Hanzaq Mir, Executive Results and Registration Officer and finally from Adil Mehmood, Executive Finance Officer.

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Quaid e Azam Premier Cricket celebrates its inauguration – 15th March 2020

PP inauguration

The history of the Quaid e Azam Premier Cricket officially began today after its sponsor handed over the cup to the league officials. The event was covered by both local paper Telegraph and Argus and International new channel GEO News. The event will be covered by T&A paper during tomorrow whilst GEO News will most likely televise the event in …

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Dewsbury and District Cricket League – Player Registration Goes LIVE

Dewsbury news

Member clubs of Dewsbury and District cricket league can now access their club player registration and also have the ability to register or transfer players. To register or transfer a player please ensure to use the blue registration button so the request is sent to the DDCL registration Secretary. The Quaid e Azam Premier Cricket League has been working with …

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Planned Inauguration, 6 a side competition, League Official and Clubs Meeting

League Inauguration Event – 15th March 2020 The league has planned to organise the official inauguration event to take place on Sunday, 15th March 2020 at Kashmiri Aroma, Bradford at 2.00pm. The league sponsors, media and representative of member clubs officials will be invited to attend. Further details will be published later this week. Umpiring Official Meeting – 31st March …

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Advertise your business or organisation on the leagues website and handbook

The league is in the process of collating its handbook and wishes to provide opportunities for local businesses and community organisations to take advantage of our advert space. The league will produce 450 handbooks circulated to its member players and umpiring officials covering all areas of West Yorkshire. Businesses or community organisations can choose to promote their business or organisation …

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New Website Menu, Privacy Notice and Players Registration

The development on the league website has now been completed. New Website Menu Both the mobile and desktop menus have now been updated to improve the access, navigation and speed to the information you wish to obtain from the website. Privacy Notice As the league holds players and league official data on the website it is the requirement of the …

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League delivers on its first set of core values of its Mission Statement

New Points System and Single Tier League Table Structure – Season 2020 To deliver on our first core value of the mission statement the clubs voted in favour of introducing a new point system and implementing a single tier league structure to drive towards more competitive, entertaining and meaningful cricket for umpires, players and spectators. The new point system does …

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How the Quaid e Azam Premier Cricket League was founded

It is important that the factual history of the league is shared with the wider cricket community to ensure we and the future cricketers understand why the Quaid e Azam Premier Cricket league was founded. Of the 30 member clubs, 23 member clubs of the Quaid e Azam Sunday Cricket League decided to resign from the league as it lost …

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Want to join the league for Season 2020?

Are you thinking of putting a cricket team together or had a team who didn’t play in a league last year but want to join a league, we can help. The Quaid e Azam Premier Cricket League has some of the best Asian cricket clubs in the country and our standards are recognised all around the country. Some of the …

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Quaid e Azam Premier Cricket League – Mission Statement and Core Values

The Quaid e Azam Premier Cricket League has a long term ambition for promoting cricket in Yorkshire to all its communities and our consolidation strategy this year is the first step on that journey.  We will  lead  the drive towards more competitive, entertaining and meaningful cricket for umpires, players and spectators. We will  grow  the sport by creating more opportunities for more people and clubs …

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League Updated

The extended deadline for the 8 member clubs who did not attend the follow on AGM on the 26th November 2019 ended on Monday, 2nd December 2019. The following clubs did not make contact with the Executive Chief Officer and are no longer members of the Quaid e Azam SCL. Keighley RZM CC, Earl Mountbatten CC, My Lahore CC, Azad …

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Season 2020 Club Registration and Annual Subscriptions

Member clubs will receive their registration form and the invoice for the annual subscription for season 2020 by email on the 11th December 2019. Member clubs wishing to change the name of their club can use the registration form to notify the committee of the change. The Executive Committee will consider the requested based on the information received from the …

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League Cricket Ball Review

The league has been in touch with Neil Pullan of Kookaburra Reader to arrange a meeting and discuss the current arrangements with the supplier. We will update members clubs once we have met and discussed the terms with Kookaburra Reader for season 2020.

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Extended AGM and League Fixtures 2020

Due to time constraints at the EGM/AGM held on the 12th November 2019 it wasn’t possible to discuss the constitution proposals in-depth and the league arranged a follow up meeting to discuss them on Tuesday 26th November 2019. The members clubs approved the following proposals Pilot field restrictions by introducing the inner circle in the Premier Section for season 2020Introduce …

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