Club Cricket

Penkridge CC Blog 6th May 2017 (In association with MA Lawyers)

Saturday morning dawned cold, grey and damp – so naturally it was a cricket day…. After walking the dog, returning library books (mine, not the dog’s), doing the food shop and trying to stop the cat from eating my porridge – all things I’m sure Jonny Bairstow doesn’t have to contend with before keeping wicket for England – I headed off for a home game.
9 May 2017

Lincolnshire Premier League Review - 6th May

Bracebridge Heath celebrated another 20 point win to go clear at the top of the Readers Lincolnshire ECB Premier League while Market Deeping failed to move off the bottom of the table.
8 May 2017

Around the Grounds - 8th May 2017

This week's Around The Grounds features tweets from club and county cricket kicking off the new season and getting their grounds ready.
8 May 2017

Barnes CC Pre-Season Tour

‘See you on Monday, dear’. The sentence nervously uttered by those select few about to spend three days ‘off grid’ on one of the most eagerly anticipated weekends of the year, the pre-season piss up.
3 May 2017

Cricket World Performances of the Week - 3rd May 2017

Performance of the Week features some of the best performances from clubs and individuals around the UK, then gives you the chance to support your entry.
3 May 2017

Penkridge CC Blog 30th April (in association with MA Lawyers)

Saturday again was a dry one for us - in contrast to the start of last season - even if the temperature could have done with being a few degrees higher. This fact seemed to escape my son Josh however, as he turned up for the 4th team game wearing shorts - clearly doesn't feel the cold as much as his old man!
3 May 2017

Around the Grounds - 2nd May 2017

This week's Around The Grounds features tweets from club and county cricket kicking off the new season and getting their grounds ready.
2 May 2017

Stirling County 152/10 beat Callander CC 58/10

Sunday 30th April saw us open our league campaign with a home match against Stirling County. With the usual early season difficulties of getting a full team it saw us go with a very junior side with 5 U16s making up the first XI.
2 May 2017

Sale Lose at Maccelsfield

Sale 1st XI suffered a heavy defeat at Macclesfield in their Vivio Cheshire County Cricket League division one match on Saturday. Former premier league outfit Maccelsfield secured a 9 wicket victory.
2 May 2017

Lincolnshire Premier League Review - 29th April

In only their second game in the Readers Lincolnshire ECB Premier League, Alford provided the surprise result of the weekend with a nine run win over last year's runners-up, Grantham.
2 May 2017

Cricket World Performance of the Week 2017

As the 2017 cricket season gets underway, we are delighted to announce that the 2017 Cricket World Performance of the Week is to be sponsored by GM Cricket and Durant Cricket.
26 April 2017

Penkridge CC Blog 22nd April (In Association With MA Lawyers)

Saturday saw the first league action of the season as the third and fourth teams got their campaigns underway in unusually warm and sunny conditions!
25 April 2017

Around the Grounds - 24th April 2017

This week's Around The Grounds features tweets from club and county cricket kicking off the new season and getting their grounds ready.
24 April 2017

Lincolnshire Premier League Results - 22nd April

Good weather for the first day of the Readers Lincolnshire ECB Premier League season brought high scores, with two centuries and 15 half centuries.
24 April 2017

Lincolnshire Premier League Preview - Winkworth Cup

Bank Holiday Monday, May 1, brings the first round of the Lincs ECB Premier League Winkworth T20 Cup with three clubs playing at each of four venues.
24 April 2017

Getting to Know... Penkridge CC

Kev Baker - writer of this literary genius / rambling nonsense (delete as applicable). Son of the tea lady, brother of the 4th team captain, Dad of young bowler Josh.
20 April 2017

Penkridge CC Blog 15th April (In Association With MA Lawyers)

This week, we held an inter-club practice match before the season gets underway for real on the 22nd April, when the 3rd and 4th teams start their league campaigns.
20 April 2017

Lincolnshire Premier League Preview - 22nd April

Newcomers Alford start their Readers Lincolnshire ECB Premier League campaign on Saturday with a visit to Louth who will be testing out the skills of their latest overseas signing - Namibian Xander Pitchers who was a member of his country's U19 team and has played regularly in UK Premier Leagues over the past few years.
18 April 2017

Malta Cricket Junior Academy Defeat DBCA

It was a landmark milestone for cricket in Malta this week as the Malta Cricket Academy played their first ever representative matches against the David Byas Cricket Academy from Yorkshire, UK. Byas is a former captain and coach of Yorkshire County Cricket Club while the local juniors themselves were guided by Darren Scott (ex-Kent county professional cricketer, Level 3 coach and PE teacher).
18 April 2017

Penkridge CC Blog - 13th April 2017

The weekend also saw our NatWest Cricket Force weekend in progress, when a number of members helped get the ground ready for the start of the season - at the moment, everything looks wonderful at the club.
13 April 2017