Club Cricket

Penkridge CC 24th May Blog

Wet, windy, grey and miserable – no, not me (although it’s a fairly accurate description), but the state of the weather again by Saturday tea time.
25 May 2016

Rameez produces Bessborough rescue act

Bessborough 1st XI kept up their winning run on Saturday when they beat Osterley by 20 runs to move into joint fourth in the Middlesex County Cricket League.
24 May 2016

Cricket World Performances of the Week - 24th May

A record number of social shares at over 4000 and some outstanding performances last week saw both Ollie (10/7) and Joe Settle (319*) battled it out in the votes for the top spot - so we have decided that both are this weeks winners!
24 May 2016

Sale CC's Chris Smith wins coaching award

Sale Cricket Club coach Chris Smith has been recognised by ex-England batsman Mark Ramprakash for outstanding services to grass roots cricket.
24 May 2016

Good week on and off the pitch for Farningham

It was a good week for Farningham CC on and off the field as they celebrated the arrival of brand new covers with both teams winning on Saturday...although Sunday's match was washed out.
24 May 2016

Sale follow up league win with Cup success

Sale 1st XI beat league leaders Weaverham on Saturday to climb into the top half of Division One of the Vivio Cheshire County League, and then followed up on Sunday by comfortably beating Brooklands in the Cheshire Cup.
24 May 2016

Around the Grounds - 23rd May

This week's 'Top Tweets' include some players practising their headers during down time, some enjoying a pint and plenty of youth cricket.
23 May 2016

Haxey CC to take on world champion disability cricketers

Some of England's leading disability cricketers who won the inaugural World Championship in Bangladesh last year will be playing Haxey Cricket Club on 29th May.
18 May 2016

Halkon sets up Sale's first win of the season

Leg-spinner Rick Halkon claimed his first five-wicket haul of the year to help Sale 1st XI win for the first time this season, beating Davenham by five wickets in Division One of the Vivio Cheshire County League.
18 May 2016

Cricket World Performances of the Week - 17th May

Outstanding performances this week include Joe Settle setting an unbelievable 319*, Banstead winning 6 from 6 and Ollie taking 10 wickets for St Olave's School.
17 May 2016

Bessborough get off the mark

Bessborough’s first team picked up their first league points of the 2016 season on Saturday but it was a nervy affair as they beat North London in the Middlesex County Cricket League.
17 May 2016

Penkridge CC 14th May Weekend Blog

Finally, at last – some decent cricketing weather on Saturday, with no interruptions for rain, hail, snow or thunder and lightning! It has to be said that this didn’t look too promising when the temperature had undertaken the usual drop of about ten degrees in between leaving work on Friday and arriving at junior coaching an hour later!
16 May 2016

Around the Grounds - 16th May

This week's 'Top Tweets' include some players enjoying their first game of cricket, plenty of youth performances and one fantastic aerial image of a cricket ground.
16 May 2016

Penkridge Player Profile - Ollie Deakin

Ollie Deakin steps up as the latest Penkridge CC to have their player profiled featured, including questions such as favourite cricket memories and biggest influences.
11 May 2016

Penkridge CC 7th May Blog

Friday night, and junior coaching was undertaken at the club with the rare sighting of most of us coaches wearing T shirts and shorts due to the weather, whilst the parents took advantage of the weather (and the bar being open) to importantly keep well hydrated…
11 May 2016

Cricket World Performances of the Week - 10th May

As the new season begins so does our Performance of the Week awards, featuring some of the best performances from clubs, men, women and youth cricketers.
10 May 2016

Sale Silverbacks start title defence with win

Sale Silverbacks made a successful start to their defence of the North-East Division of the Vivio Cheshire County Over 40s competition on Wednesday.
9 May 2016

Around the Grounds - 7th May

Finally, some nice weather in the UK, with cricket clubs taking full advantage. Plenty of mens, womens and youth cricket with centuries being smashed, wickets tumbling and celebrations.
9 May 2016

Around the Grounds - 2nd May Bank Holiday

This week's 'Top Tweets' include a bizarre weather for a cricket game at Holmbridge CC, Hursley Ladies with their medals and a lovely spread at Marshfield.
4 May 2016

Bessborough win through in Middlesex Cup

Bessborough won their first competitive fixture of the 2016 campaign at the second time of asking as they comfortably beat Harrow Town in the first round of the Middlesex County Knockout Cup on Sunday.
4 May 2016