Newly acquired pitcher and infielder Craig Pycock arrived in Zurich on Thursday to join the Challengers NLA-Team. Pycock is an Australian, who has played extensively in Germany and for the British national team. The 33-year old, who was born in Central Coast, New South Wales Australia, last played with the HSV Stealers in the German Bundesliga. The Stealers lost their best-of-five quarter-final series against the Regensburg Legionäre 0-3. Pycock appeared in 11 games and batted .333 with three RBI’s and scored 6 runs.
Pycock will make his debut for the Challengers on Saturday, August 11 against the Zurich Lions at the Heerenschürli ballpark.