On August 19, 2017, at the Clube Nipo field in Brasilia, we will have the annual game of cricket between the teams of the Ambassadors of the United Kingdom and Australia.

Players from the various Embassies and cities in Brazil will participate in this friendly game that has been played since 2002.

Families, friends and fans of the game are welcome and admission is free.

At the end of the day, there will be a Cricket Ball or Cricket Ball led by the Brasiliense Cricket Association (ABRAC), at the Official Residence of the Australian Ambassador, Mr. John Richardson and his wife, Yvonne Flanders.

This spectacular night is part of a tradition that began in 1988. Invitations will be limited and we recommend that anyone who wants to be present buys them soon. The amount collected will help in the development of cricket in public schools in the Federal District.

More information in the flyer below:


On Saturday 19 August, the annual cricket game between the British and Australian Ambassador’s teams will be played at Clube Nipo in Brasília. Players from various embassies and cities around Brazil participate in this quasi-serious game, which has been played here since 2002.

Spectators are very welcome and entrance is free.

In the evening, the Baile do Cricket, or Cricket Ball, will be hosted by the Brasília Cricket Association (ABRAC) at the residence of the Australian Ambassador, Mr John Richardson and his wife, Yvonne

Flanders. This gala evening has become quite a tradition in Brasília since it was first held back in 1988. Tickets are limited so it’s suggested that those wishing to attend act quickly.

Funds raised will go towards the junior cricket development programs in public schools in DF.

For more information, please refer to the flyers above.