Club of the Week - Asian Latina Cricket Club

The Asian Latina Cricket Club is a competitive Cricket club in the city of Ardea, they play in the federal Serie B, T20 Open, and Coppa Italia. Dharminder Singh is the President of the Asian Latina Cricket Club, club captain, and opening batsman. If that’s not enough, one of nine different Singh’s in the Latina line-up. 2019 was an incredible season for Asian Latina CC. 

Champions of Coppa Italia & T20 Open 2019

Asian Latina Cricket Club became the champions of the year 2019 by defeating 'Kings XI' in the final match of Coppa Italia 2019. In the final match of the Coppa Italia organized by the Italian Cricket Federation, the Asian Latina Cricket Club batted well in the first innings they scored 117 runs for the loss of 9 wickets, in response, the Kings XI batsmen disappointed their supporters with an embarrassing performance and the entire team was all out for 61 runs. The way Kings XI's batting order surrendered to the Asian Latina bowlers, the Asians easily became champions.

Asian Latina also became the champion of the Italian T20 Open competition by defeating Rome Bangla CC in the final of T20 Open 2019, They completed a great domestic double in 2019.

Asian Latina vs Roma Capannelle CC T20 Open 2020
Asian Latina vs Roma Capannelle CC
T20 Open 2020

2020 was an up-and-down year for Asian Latina CC, who have been able to qualify for the T20 Open semifinals where they lost to current defending champions of T20 and Coppa Italia, Brescia Cricket Club. Asian Latina failed to qualify for the next round at Coppa Italia 2020 they lost 1 match to Roma CapannelleCC which cost them to qualify for the quarter-finals, later Roma Capannelle CC qualified with a better run rate.

Dharminder Singh said,
Over the last few years we have consistently achieved a good record in Italian cricket.We played some outstanding cricket in 2019, 2020 was not the best year for us, hopefully in 2021 we will come back stronger.

Scenic views of Simar Cricket Ground in Latina, Italy

Asian Latina CC is one of the few clubs in Italy to have its own cricket ground, Dharminder owns the ground, three hectares in size, and the first private ground in Italy.


Region: Lazio
City/Province: Ardea
Founded: 2012
Ground: Simar Cricket Ground
Address: Via Corona Australe, 25B 00040 Ardea (RM)
President: Dharminder Singh
Club Phone: +39 069177562