About the Phuket Cricket Week

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The Phuket Cricket Week is run by the Asian Cricket Sixes Tour (ACST) (www.cricketsixes.com)

The ACST continues to organise superb club cricket events at fantastic locations across Asia Pacific since it was founded in 2000.

The Phuket Cricket Week comprises of the ICC Award Winning Phuket International Cricket Sixes and the Thalang International 7's (formerly known as the Kata International 7's)

The Sixes were first held in 2004, while the 7's made its first appearance in 2012. Both events have helped raise substantial sums through the kindness of its worldwide participants to assist in the next generation of Thais falling in love with the game through the Phuket Cricket Group's Junior Development Fund. The ACST would like to thank the PCG for their continued and invaluable support as the Phuket Cricket week continues to flourish.

All enquiries for anyone wishing to come along and make friendships through the game, whether as a team or individuals should contact the ACST Chairman, Michael 'Cat' Maher at mmaher.padmir@bigpond.com or by telephone on +61 407 385 481.

We hope that you enjoy looking through the archives of this brilliant event. Look at the index page down the right-hand side and click on the year and feature you wish to see. Content will continually be updated. If you see an untitled image you can assist with, please get in touch!

Thursday, December 17, 2015

2006 - Awards Dinner

The lavish Tournament Awards Dinner was held at the 
Hilton Arcadia Hotel on Sunday 16th April 2006.

The PCU gang

The bar is kept busy with pre-dinner drinks as guests arrive.

Bethan Greaves (Lamma), Adam Hollioake,
Terry Ward (Lamma) and Wayne Morrison (Nollamara).

Alan Mullally with Simon, Haslam and Grahame of the Macau Scrubbers.

The Bounty Bar and Kudu Bar contingent.

The Southerners from Bangkok.

Some of the Kelawar boys.

Some more of the Kelawar boys, and girls.

Scarfie and Raju (and wife) with one of the Bombay Gymkhana team.

Tookta and friends relax.

The birthday boys — Ian Beck & Kevin Bishop of Lamma CC
and Claude of Nollamara
Those loveable front-row forwards from Applecross:
Josh “Donga” Kapor, Christopher “Zads” Zadow and Warrick “Wazza” Neville

The Corner Tigers (Cup Runners-up) and Taipans CC

Howard Digby-Johns and Adam Hollioake.
Alan Mullally and Adam donated some signed England
 shirts to raise money for local cricket.

Co-organiser Howard Digby-Johns,
proprietor of The Green Man, gives some background to the tournament.

The Kelawar table

Moonshine Warathais





Names and donations were put into the Cup for the draw for the three shirts

Spoon Runners-up: Bounty Buccaneers Cricket Team, Malaysia

PCU captain John Gaughan receives the “Spoon” trophy from Imran Idrees

Spoon Champions: Phuket Cricket Union

Rich “Brownie” Brown of PCU says a few words about
 the importance of the tournament to cricket in Phuket

Alan Mullally donated some Ashes memorabilia,
which raised US$1,500 for Phuket cricket

Bowl Runners-up: Drifters Cricket Team from England
receive their medals from Brad Tarr

Bowl Champions: Applecross Cricket Club of Perth in Australia
are presented with their trophy by Brad Tarr

Plate Runners-up: Kelawar Cricket Club of Malaysia receive their medals
from Tournament Referee Ian “Reds” Liddell

Plate Champions: Moonshine Warathais of NSW Australia.
Captain Trevor Chappell receives the trophy from Mike “Cat” Maher, Chairman of ACST

Rich Brown of the PCU picks up his award.

Brian Jacks, Project Ambassador, and Ben Daniel,
Director & General Manager of Lighthouse International Thailand,
say a few words on behalf of the title sponsor

Alan Mullally makes the draw for the England shirts

Mark Burns with Alan Mullally

The World Cup shirt is won by James “007” Billington of Perth Postels

The Test shirt is won by Dixie Joy, also of Perth Postels

Doug Hedley of Bangkok Postels wins the the Adam Hollioake shirt

Adam Hollioake talks about his first Cricket Sixes
experience at Phuket

Player of the Bowl Final, Christopher “Zads” Zadow of Applecross CC
 receives his trophy from Adam Hollioake

Trevor Chappell, Player of the Plate Final,
 receives his trophy from Mark Burns

Imran Idrees of Imran Sports International

Cup Runners-up: Corner Tigers, Pakistan, receive their medals from Ben Daniel,
Director & General Manager of Lighthouse International Thailand

Cameron Park of Perth Postels receives the award for the Player of the Cup Final
 from Ben Daniel. The award was shared with Daniel Shaw, also of Perth Postels,
but unfortunately Daniel had to leave Phuket early and couldn’t make the Awards Dinner

2006 Cup Champions: Perth Postels. (l–r) Ben Daniel, Director &
General Manager of Lighthouse International Thailand, Phil “BB” Catterall,
James “007” Billington (“007” Junior in front), Dixie Joy,
Stuart “Rhino” Kaschula (captain), Cameron Park and Mike

Paul “Hagar” Jones, Umpire Co-Ordinator for the tournament
 receives his officials’ medal from Brian Jacks

All the officials of the 2006 Lighthouse Phuket International Cricket Sixes

Brian Jacks, Kook and Lin Daniel of Lighthouse International

The Perth Postels celebrate with their trophies

The Malaysian contingent on stage

Bethan Greaves, Brad Tarr and Ben Daniel

Paul “Hagar” Jones and A P Singh “Chanky”

Umpires Rana and Shyam

The Nollamara boys scrub up well

ACST Chairman Mike “Cat” Maher thanks all
 involved with organising and running the tournament

Moonshine Warathais Plate Winners

Imran Idrees receives the Player of the Tournament trophy
 from Event Director, Nui, of The Green Man

The Macau Scrubbers with Alan Mullally

Kim Leung and Adam Hollioake

Kim Leung and Mark Burns

Mark Burns and Nui with some of the PCU boys

The Ship Wreck bar in Soi Bangla after the Awards Dinner
on Sunday night with players from Applecross, PCU, Bombay Gymkhana,
Lamma, Sugarshack Postels, Moonshine Warathais and Bangkok Postels

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