Thursday 28 June 2007 

Gladiators Storm To Victory

Gloucestershire Gladiators took an important victory against Somerset Sabres in Taunton yesterday and are now preparing for their next match in their 2007 Twenty20 Cup campaign. The Gladiators face the Warwickshire Bears tomorrow at the County Ground, Bristol and want you to be there to support them in this top of the table clash.

Ticket sales for tomorrow’s match against Warwickshire Bears have been selling well but there are still plenty available. Tickets can now only be purchased at gate price from the Club office or on the day of the game. Gate price £15 for adults and £7 for Under 16s. Gates open at 3.30pm with plenty of extra entertainment before play starts at 5.30pm.

Gloucestershire Caterers, Fosters will be providing a variety of food outlets for supporters to enjoy at the match tomorrow evening. This includes a special menu for the refurbished Grace Room Restaurant of Chicken Chasseur with Seasonal Vegetables & Potatoes and, chocolate profiteroles or ice cream for dessert which will be served from 4.30pm.

BBC weather reports for Friday are positive – sunny intervals are forecast, so the County Ground’s ground staff are hopeful for a full twenty over match. After their heroic efforts to enable the Gladiator’s match to go ahead on Monday, every effort will again be made to ensure the crowds enjoy a great game of cricket tomorrow.

For the Gladiators match, supporters are reminded that a traffic management scheme will be in place, meaning that all vehicles should enter the ground via the City of Bristol College entrance on Ashley Down Road.

GCCC would also like to remind supporters that this year at our Twenty20 matches, for reasons of spectator safety and comfort, the importation of alcohol is completely banned. There will be plenty of bar outlets inside the ground for your convenience.

Don’t miss out, advance tickets for the Gladiators other Twenty20 fixtures; Somerset Sabres 4th July and Glamorgan Dragons 6th July are still available, but selling fast! Tickets for these matches can be purchased at the advance prices from £11 for adults and £5 for under16s by:

· Buying online at www.glosccc.co.uk
· Visiting the Club Ticket Office at the County Ground
· Calling the Club Ticket hotline on 0117 9108000
· Or from reception during the match on Friday

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