Habib Deldar is a Captain of the Hungarian National Squad and is also leading Budapest Falcons Cricket Club in Hungárián Primier Leagua. Habib mentions how he and his team has lifted up the Hungarian Cricket, inspite of any support from ICC. Further he mentions about the progress Cricket Hungary has seen in the recent years. Know more about Habib and the Hungarian Cricket.
1. Tell us about yourself?
Name: Deldar Habib
Playing role: All rounder ( Captain)
Batting Style: Right hand Batsman
Bowling style: Right Arm Médium pace
2. At Present: Are you a Coach? A cricket player? A cricket related business? A club Owner? A cricket Fan? Mention your work profile (if anything else).
I am team Captain of the Hungárián National squad And at the time Captaining the Budapest Falcons cricket Club in the Hungárián Primier Leagua.
3. Are you playing cricket currently? If Yes - Since how long are you playing cricket? What level of cricket have you played so far in your country?
I have Been playing cricket since I know my mind, unfortunately I only play in summer. There aren't any levels in Hungary as it is a new sport here.
4. Do you play for any club or a team? Mention their names? When was it founded? Where are you working currently?
I play for Budapest falcons Cricket Club re-founded in 2010. I have a shop currently.
5. Where do you and your team see yourself in coming 5 years? Where do you want to focus in order to improve your cricket?
Hungarian cricket is in baby shoe yet And as we see the ICC pulling back we do not really have a bright future.
6. Do your club/association have any website or facebook page? Mention their links.
This is Our website: http://www.hungary4cricket.com/en
7. Any recent achievements/activities that you had. (It could be organizing a small camp, or just playing a match or organizing a cricket camp or playing a tournament series) Do mention the date.
We as a National side take part in tournaments every year And organize too.Two years ago we came second in Málta . Last year won silver in Románia.
8. Would you like to come to India for a tournament or a coaching camp? Or do you want to travel any other country (if Yes, please mention the name)?
9. What are the challenges you are facing in your country's cricket? If any, how do you feel to overcome those challenges?
We are not really supported by the ICC thus we cover our own trips going abroad and this seems to be the biggest challenge. The only hope is the cricket council to sport us.
10. One thing that you instantly need that would boost the involvement of people in your country's cricket?
The support of Our own expats.
11. Name any 3 active Cricket Clubs from your locality, Country. Also mention the name and email id of these 3 clubs.
Royal Tigers CC
Baggy Blues CC
12. Would you like to nominate any club from your country for a free website from Global Cricket Community? If Yes, Why?
Surely my own cricket Club. We have Been a tough time And have achieved the most since Hungárián cricket kicked off.