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 Nets are cancelled and Fixtures are suspended until further notice…

… in line with the ECB. Stay safe, everyone!

GCC Quiz Night

The first casualty at the TwentyTwenty GCC Quiz was the red wine which disappeared faster than a Boris baby bounce, shortly followed by one of the bottled beers I had…

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Grantchester Cricket Club AGM, February 23 2020, The Secretary’s Report

Ladies and Gentlemen, It gives me great pleasure to present the ninth Secretary’s Report of the reformed Grantchester Cricket Club. We have completed our eighth playing season at Spring Lane which continues to improve under the stewardship of Steve Wilson and Jerry Greggain. We thank Michael Ades for his assistance in cutting the outfield. We …

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Nets Start on March 15th @11am

Nets start on Sunday March 15th at 11am, at the Fenner’s Indoor Cricket School, followed by 11am on March 22nd and then we switch to Noon from Sunday March 29th. Nets continue at Noon every Sunday into May.

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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!

Nets at Fenners, 11am Sunday March 15th & 22nd and then Noon on Sundays until May
GCC AGM, Sunday, Sunday, February 23rd, Venue tbc
GCC Quiz Night, Friday, February 28th, Grantchester Village Hall (no half-term and no Rugby!, Details)

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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

Skipper!

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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