Shivam Subhash is an all Round cricketer who plays for Austrian National Cricket Team. He is also the official team Coach of U17 Austrian Cricket Team & Austrian Womens Cricket Team. That's not enough, he has several others roles and duties to play. Shivam is the Captain of Austrian Cricket Club Wien. He is working as Coach & Vice Chairman of the SNASY (Siva Nadaraja Austrian Sports Youth) institute. He got introduced to Cricket at the age of 10. In just 15 years of his Cricket career so far, Shivam has made enormous contributions to the Austrian Cricket Community. Shivam and his team is continuously motivating youths to take up Cricket and this has brought fruitful results. Last year their team had an opportunity to travel Denmark and play matches there. Shivam has beautifully explained the purpose and effect of such tours. Know more about this young man and his Cricket journey so far.
We are pleased to announce that following the training sessions and matches, a final Austria A-Team Pool has been selected – 21 players from 6 ACA clubs. This Pool will continue to train together twice weekly and will act as the source of players for the 14 man UK Tour Squad and the Three way Tournament in July.
The Austrian A-Team have chosen all rounder Shadnan Khan to be Captain of the Austria A-Team for 2015 and the England Tour. Shadnan is a prolific batter and strike bowler and his performances have earned him MVP in several recent tournaments and leagues.
He will lead a promising pool of players, who are developing their skills and team work under the coaching leadership of Oscar Wanigasekera.
We congratulate him and wish him all the best in his new role.
The 15th year of the popular Austria Cricket Club Wien Future Schools Cup took place on 6th/7thJune at the Austria Cricket Stadium in Vienna. In two days, 5,715 runs were scored by the 92 young players from over 10 different clubs and schools from Germany, Hungary, Czech Republic and Austria, playing in 38 matches – all of which are records to date – on three pitches and in glorious sunshine!
We are delighted to invite the following 26 young players to form the National A-Team Pool, taking part in the regular, twice weekly, training programme in preparation for tournaments and tours later in the year. This follows a tight selection process involving nominations from ACA Clubs, followed by training sessions, a first ever trial and taking into account previous performances of players in ACA league cricket.
The initial pool of players come from 10 ACA clubs and range in age from 16 to 28 years of age.