An historic cricket match is planned to take place between the TRNC and South Cyprus in May.
The match which will be held at the ’20 July Stadium’ in Kyrenia is not intended to be political. The TRNC Cricket Association and the Cyprus Cricket Association say there in no political agenda. The intention is to develop the game in North Cyprus and raise the game’s profile among Cypriots.
Richard Boxall, secretary of the International Cricket Council is quoted as saying that they are delighted that this match is taking place. They want to see cricket develop throughout Cyprus and that they are pleased by the TRNC CA’s progress in North Cyprus.
The match will be held on 24th May and entrance to the stadium will be free.