Interested in Playing Friendly Cricket on a Superb Ground in Cambridge?

Sure, our games are competitive but they are played in what we like to think is the true ‘Spirit of Cricket’. From recent visitors: “Thank you for a wonderful day yesterday. Your ground is a gem and beautifully tended too. It was a privilege to play on it….

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GCC Annual Quiz Night, Friday, February 28th, 2020

GGC Quiz Night Grand Prize

To book you and your team’s place click hErE and find out more details such as what to expect, where to go and when on the 28th…

The GCC Annual Dinner, Friday January 10th, 2020

Four courses in the private dining room of one of Grantchester’s finest dining establishments, the Rupert Brooke. To reserve, click here for GCC Annual Dinner or…

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Winter Dates!

So mark those diaries or electronic organisers (or whatever)
GCC Annual Dinner: Friday, January 10th The Rupert Brooke Grantchester…

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2019 Season Averages

The season is done and the square has been reseeded and tucked up for the winter. So to get us through the long nights and short days to come Cap’n Dan has compiled the GCC 2019 batting and bowling averages and updated the all-time averages…

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GCC 2019 Bowling Averages

Here there are….

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GCC 21st Century Averages: Updated


He is still there… Will anybody ever catch him?

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Square Repair 2019

For the first time IIRC, we did not require the master wizard Jerry to get the scarifier to start so things were well under way when I arrived a fashionable 30 mins late in anticipation of Jerry being called upon to work his magic on the recalcitrant machinery.

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By Royal Appointment

GCC’s Will Wray was asked to play for The Gentlemen of England at Windsor against The Royal Household CC. The game was obviously very short of an umpire and Will asked if I might. That had Will, Angela, Fran, Camice and me arrive at the gate to our names on a list….

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Flycatchers, August 4th

Bishop Stortford’s Flycatchers visited on Sunday and for once the spectators were not treated to a run fest at Spring Lane. The Ground looked its usual immaculate self and the pitch seemed true enough credit is due to the bowlers and fielders. Talking of fielding….

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England vs Ireland… We were there

GCC had at least three members at the first day of Ireland’s first ever Lord’s Test. England won the toss and chose to bat. By lunch, online applications for Irish passports from St John’s Wood had crashed the system.

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GCC vs Chippenham, Sunday July 14th..

The other side of our skipper

…has been switched to T20 starting at 1pm at Chippenham.

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GCC vs Philanderers, Wednesday, June 26th is…

…cancelled. Apologies for any inconvenience!

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GCC on tour in Holkham

A spectacular setting, big sky, a scoreboard that spelled trouble for one side and a spectator. There are all featured in this photo montage from ace snapper Sam Ludford.

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Woodcutters get the … Chop

The splendidly named Woodcutters were wielding the willow at Spring Lane this past weekend. Sadly, for them at least, GCC were well up to the task at hand and did some felling of their own. A brief log follows…

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Pimlico take a Stroll

The Pimlico Strollers (well some of them) strolled down Spring Lane last weekend to find an immaculate looking pitch and outfield. We really are lucky to play (and photograph) in such surroundings… The Strollers had a couple of classy players plus a bit of local help on the field and were making…

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