Club Cricket

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

Penkridge Player Profile - Matthew Jenkinson

Matthew Jenkinson is the next Penkridge CC player to face their Player Profiles as he shares his favourite memories and influences as a cricketer!
4 May 2016

Hail, Pen Pictures & New Borns - Penkridge CC

The weather once again thwarted the prospects of any real cricket this weekend. Those of us at junior coaching on Friday night endured conditions resembling the Ice Age, even if it was dry.
4 May 2016

Around the Grounds - Saturday 30th April

This week's 'Top Tweets' include a young fan enjoying cricket, players celebrating their wins and some impressive centuries.
3 May 2016

Sale suffer weekend washout

No cricket was played by any of Sale’s senior teams this weekend after heavy rain during the week left many grounds across the county saturated.
3 May 2016

Marsa and LSE share the honours

This weekend, honours were even between Marsa CC and the London Stock Exchange CC in two keenly contested matches at the Marsa Sports Club.
1 May 2016

Charterhouse Friars CC win inaugural Malta T20 Crossfire Trophy

The first edition of the MaltaT20 Crossfire Trophy saw Charterhouse School’s Friars Cricket Club victorious in what was the best ever cricket club tournament staged in the Maltese islands.
28 April 2016

Bessborough beaten by Harrow St Mary's

Bessborough suffered a sound thrashing at the hands of local rivals Harrow St. Mary’s as for the second year in a row they made their departure from the Royal London Club Championship at the first stage.
26 April 2016

Disappointing start to season for Sale

Search-sponsored Sale made a disappointing start to the 2016 season when they were well beaten by Oulton Park in Vivio Cheshire County League Division One.
26 April 2016

Penkridge Player Profile - Laeq Chishti

Next up is Laeq Chishti, an all rounder from Penkridge's 1st XI, leading them to a comfortable win this weekend over Brewood CC.
26 April 2016

Hyde to take on PCA England Masters in club's biggest fund-raiser yet

Hyde Cricket and Squash Club are preparing for a 'Legends On The Low' T20 match that will be the biggest fund-raising event in the club's history as they take on a PCA England Masters XI.
25 April 2016

Penkridge CC 23rd/24th April Blog

Finally, some cricket to write about! After the 3rd and 4th team games last weekend both fell foul of the weather – the disappointment of which eased a little when we woke up to a covering of snow on the Saturday morning
25 April 2016

Around the Grounds - 25th April

This week's 'Top Tweets' include a video of Lowerhouse's Adam Hugill smashing a six, Holmbridge's delicious looking tea and Geoffrey Boycott presenting an award.
25 April 2016

Around the Grounds - Cricket Season Underway - 18th April

For a large portion of clubs the cricket season is now underway, with many more starting next weekend. Unfortunately, snow and hail played a part in cutting games short, or them not starting at all.
18 April 2016

Malta celebrates 10-day festival of cricket

Marsa Cricket Club hosted nine straight days of cricket with the visits of two senior teams and two renowned cricketing schools from the UK earlier this month.
15 April 2016

Government leads push to safeguard much-loved cricket grounds

Communities Minister Marcus Jones is appealing to cricket lovers in the UK to safeguard cricket grounds and prevent them being sold or altered without the local community having a say.
14 April 2016

Sale receive backing from Duerr's

Sale Cricket Club head into the 2016 season with backing from Manchester-based jam maker Duerr's which will see them link up with the junior section of the club.
13 April 2016

Penkridge CC Pre-Season Blog

Just a few days to the start of the 2016 season, and preparations are well underway. With there being no game for the first or second teams due to a later than usual start to their league season, the third and fourth teams take centre stage on the first weekend (the thirds being afforded a rare opportunity to play a home game at Pillaton).
12 April 2016