organised together with the Italian Cricket Federation
Teams from Commonwealth Embassies or International agencies
Teams to be captained by respective ambassadors and with alternative diplomat.
Teams to nominate a manager to deal with organizational aspects of tournament.
Team players to be drawn from their respective embassies / international agencies.
Each team allowed up to 2 guest players including only 1 grade player (italian a or b divisions or equivalent) who must bat and bowl last in his team order (if any team needs more than 2 guest players, they need to advise the organizers well in advance and obtain clearance)
Teams must wear team colours agreed with the organizers.
All players will be registered with the Italian Cricket Federation
Games are 6 players / 5 overs a side (all players except wicketkeeper to bowl 1 over each)
Both male and female players can participate
In order to improve the tournament, including the new registration of players, each team will contribute 150 euro to the running of the tournament (waived for newcomers)
All teams will contribute to the Commonwealth Food Fair
The date for the tournament is 14 September at Roma Capanelle Cricket Ground.
Team players details to be submitted latest 4 September to allow for registration.
The winner will play the Vatican team on 5 October (venue to be determined).