Category: Matches

Match vs Reach Rearranged for Sunday, August 23rd at 1:30pm

Good news! GCC vs Reach now on Sunday August 23rd at 1:30pm at Spring Lane

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Please Mister, Can We Have Our Ball Back?

Mighty Six

This morning, Paula, Lord Archer’s housekeeper called to return a ball from The Old Vicarage’s garden. It had landed feet from a statue they have of a wicketkeeper and only a few more feet from the greenhouses…….

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It Costs You Nothing To Be Polite (a Tour p.s.)

Money Cannot Buy....

True, many think me ‘old school’ but home from Derbyshire I wrote to The Duke of Devonshire to thank him for the Chatsworth game. The Duke is from an even ‘older school’ and, of course, has replied.

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Spring Lane from a Different Viewpoint

A view (with a difference) of some action from GCC’s Gents vs Players match from June, 2015

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Welcome back Stapleford

GCC's kit awaits.....

Wednesday, July 15th, had us play a hurriedly put together 20-20 game at Stapleford. Last minute it may have been but we still managed to deliver a very good team and a …..

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Highgate Taverners Come to Town

Tasty

Spring Lane was looking immaculate last Saturday as we welcomed the Highgate Taverners back to Spring Lane. Unfortunately the GCC upper order proved to be somewhat camera shy and were back in the pavilion (or rather our new marquee) by the time I arrived. However, the last wicket pair…..

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Evening Strokes

Due to various ailments and agements, I don’t play much these days but mindful of the need to justify the extra £15 for a playing member sub, I’d informed the skip, I could manage an evening game without total collapse. Looking at the current state of my physique, I’m not sure

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More from a Tour

From Grantchester’s Paparazzi at Chatwsworth and Great Longstone (Thanks Wiz & Sam!)

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Great Longstone

I played (well participated might be a more apt description) in the game at Great Longstone and fully participated in a GCC collapse to 59-6 which might have had something to do with the ‘tour day-off’ the previous day…. Fortunately AP and Jamie had

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Scenes from a Tour – Chatsworth

Mystery spin makes a welcome return to English shores

GCC headed to the Peak District for a couple of games of cricket and quite a lot else. I’ll go into some of the quite a lot else on another occasion but in the meantime here is a snapshot of the cricket side of things.

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GCC vs BCH or Stafford vs Stafford

The other side of our skipper

The Brighton College Haymakers captained by our Skip’s brother took a half-term trip up to Cambridge and arrived unbeaten at Spring Lane on Wednesday, May 27th. Could AP put one over on his southern based sibling?

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GCC vs Hare St & Hormead: TK reports

The season’s first match was a home win but nowhere near as easy as the scorebook might suggest. The visitors batted first

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GCC Fixtures, 2015 – All Done

It all started on Sunday May 17th….

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Secretary’s Report 2014

Grantchester Cricket Club Secretary’s Report 2014 presented to the AGM on Sunday 16th November Ladies and Gentlemen, It gives me great pleasure to present the fourth Secretary’s Report of the reformed Grantchester Cricket Club.

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2014 Grantchester CC Fielding Averages

Corrected!!! This one is a bit simpler and (spoiler alert) Ferg clearly leads the way …. ps New date for Quiz and Curry Night: Friday, 30th January, Grantchester Village Hall

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