Club Cricket

Around The Grounds: WT20, Six Nations & Groundcare

With the ICC WT20 tournament underway we had plenty of tweets from our fans watching various matches. Several from Bangladesh showing banners, fans and even a flash mob. Plenty from the ICC itself, including signed team pictures, quizzes and competitions.
19 March 2014

Club & Ground - The First Cut Is The Deepest

Over the last couple of weekends, groundsmen around the UK have been preparing for the new season and managing to get their first grass cut in.
14 March 2014

Verde Sports - Does What It Says On The 'Tin'

OK, Verde Sports pitches don't come in a tin, as such, but they will do the job they are required to do, as user assessment forms compiled by Stourport Cricket Club will testify.
14 March 2014

England Struggle, Six Nations and Cricket Grounds

Starting us off this week we have the West Indies v England Twenty20 series, which began with a 27-run defeat for England and the fans were not happy.
11 March 2014

Haka'd But Love It - A Win At Long Last!

Will Edwards has had to wait a while but in this week's blog from New Zealand, he has a win to celebrate - his side's first since Christmas.
10 March 2014

Haka'd But Love It - A Trip To Queenstown

In English overseas pro Will Edwards' latest column for Cricket World, he writes about a trip to Queenstown following the cancellation of a number of matches.
26 February 2014

Walking, Team Photos and Winter Olympics

This week's Around The Grounds round-up focuses on South Africa v Australia, the decision to walk as a batsmen, team photos, club events and fixtures.
25 February 2014

Floods, Club Tweets and Net Sessions

This week's Around The Grounds round-up focuses solely on club cricket, ranging from bad weather to club events and announcements. Check out below to see if your club has been mentioned.
17 February 2014

KP, Bad Weather & IPL7 Auction

In our latest round-up we take a break from match reports and move onto weather. Plenty of images from around the UK of flooded cricket grounds, strong winds and cancelled net sessions.
13 February 2014

Haka'd But Love It - Rain, Frustration & Jet Skis

In his latest report from New Zealand, Will Edwards proves that rain stopping both cricket and party plans is a common problem wherever you are in the world.
10 February 2014

Video - Hoggard, Newman, Wells Launch #48hrnet - Cricket World TV

Watch as the #48hrnet gets underway in Sleaford and Matthew Hoggard bowls to Dave Newman and Richard Wells as they begin their bid to raise £10,000 for Brain Tumour Research.
3 February 2014

48 Hour Net, Club Events and Indoor Cricket

In our latest round-up of our favourite club cricket tweets and images, we focus heavily on nets as pre-season gets into full swing.
3 February 2014

Cricket World Players Of The Week - Dave Newman & Richard Wells

Many cricketers around the world played more than once this week but our Cricket World Players Of The Week broke a world record by batting continuously for 48 hours.
3 February 2014

Haka'd But Love It - A Better Week

Will Edwards continues his reports from New Zealand where he enjoyed some better form on the pitch this week, as well as finding time for cooking, fishing and partying...
2 February 2014

Yoxford CC May Have An Expiry Date

Yoxford CC are a small village club in Suffolk that has been around for over 100 years. Like most small clubs they rely on the help from volunteers to keep the club going. There first XI play in the Marshall Hatchick Two counties league which covers Suffolk and Essex while there second XI play in the Suffolk Alliance League. They have a thriving junior section that caters for both boys and girls from under 7s to under 15s.
31 January 2014

Pick Of The Day - Colin Stephens Dismantles Llanelli CC

Thank you to John Davies, who takes us on another trip down memory lane, this time with a scorecard of a stunning bowling performance.
31 January 2014

Shocking Weather, Net Sessions and Club Events

This week's 'Around The Grounds' includes several tweets about the shocking weather that hit the UK, net sessions that did go ahead as well as club events taking place.
27 January 2014

Pick Of The Day - Richie Richardson Dazzles For Swansea

Thank you to John Davies, scorer, secretary and treasurer of Felinfoel Cricket Club, for sending us this little trip down memory lane.
23 January 2014

Haka'd But Love It - Looking For Runs, Dolphins & Whales

Following the defeat to Boys high a week ago the main thing I asked of the OC boys was that they showed more pride in their own performance, writes Will Edwards in his latest blog from New Zealand.
23 January 2014