Club Cricket

Disappointing Start For Hartlepool CC

The first full weekend of cricket was a disappointing one for the club with two defeats out of three for the senior teams and a losing draw in the other fixture.
22 April 2014

Headingley CC Season Preview

Pre-season has been very promising for the lads representing the famous Headingley club with pre-season nets having begun in October.
18 April 2014

Let Them Eat Hake - Taunton Win Opener

Taunton Cricket Club got their campaign underway when they played host to local rivals, Taunton Deane, in a pre-season friendly at Gipsy Lane on Saturday (12th April).
17 April 2014

Taunton Cricket Club - 2nd Team Season Preview

After missing out on the Bristol and North Somerset Division title by the narrowest of margins last summer skipper Joey Rose will be hoping his troops can go one better in 2014.
17 April 2014

Pick Of The Day - Down But Not Out

Dave Britton (@Britts1983) sent in this image from a game he played in last season. Apparently, despite this knock, the batsmen went on and made over 140 runs.
17 April 2014

Around The Grounds: First Matches, Pre-Season & Cricket Force Day

The season kicks off for a lot of cricket clubs this week so our main focus was on pre-season and first matches. The rain affected some games, others were blow outs and some nail biters.
14 April 2014

Oakley's Tom Set To Star In Italy

After scoring his maiden senior league 50 last season, Thomas Cullen has been concentrating on rugby over the winter and his hard work has paid off...
12 April 2014

Putting Some Force Into Our Cricket Season

It’s that time of year again where every club in the land is trying to get their ground ready for the new season, fighting off floods, frost, or in our case - an infestation of leather jackets.
8 April 2014

Around The Grounds: Natwest Cricket Force Day, WT20 and Events

This week's Around The Grounds features takes almost a sole focus on Natwest Cricket Force Day, as clubs scramble to get everything ready for the beginning of their season.
7 April 2014

Remember When...Potterne CC Beat Nigeria

On Tuesday 16th July 2013, Potterne Cricket Club were delighted to welcome the Nigerian National Team to The Grove, Potterne.
2 April 2014

Around the Grounds - Cricket Force In The UK, Reaction To England's Loss To The Netherlands

Another busy week around the grounds with clubs in the UK preparing for the new season ahead with Cricket Force and also clubs and fans reactions to England losing to the Netherlands in their final match of the ICC World Twenty20.
1 April 2014

Valley End CC Announce Major New Signing

It’s not what you’re thinking…they haven’t signed KP for the 2014 season! Nor is it their new Masuri stash or that Kia West End Garage will be their main shirt sponsor...
1 April 2014

Haka'd But Love It - Signing Off With A Smile

In his final blog following a season in New Zealand as an overseas professional, Will Edwards reflects on the ups and downs of his five-month trip.
31 March 2014

Vic Marks Heads To Great Oakley CC For Sportsman's Dinner

In the summer of 2013 we welcomed ex England and Somerset spinner Vic Marks to Lewin Road.
31 March 2014

Funds Made Available For Flood-Hit Clubs

Grants of £500,000 and interest-free loans of up to £1.5 million are to be made available to clubs hit by flooding, the England and Wales Cricket Trust have announced.
26 March 2014

Royal Approval For Lord's Taverners Milestone

His Royal Highness the Duke of Edinburgh has celebrated the work of the Lord's Taverners and Fields in Trust with a special reception at St. James' Palace.
20 March 2014

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