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GCC’s Season is underway

The Gentlemen of Cambridge visit on Sunday, July 12th followed by our annual Gents vs Players match on Friday, July 17th. Full fixture list and sign-up sheets will be posted shortly!!!

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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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


He is still there… Will anybody ever catch him?

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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 Tour

The wheels government have been in full production over the Winter and I am pleased to announce the GCC 2019 Tour and a new date for the ‘Evening with Blowers’, Friday, June 21st….

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GCC Annual Quiz Night, Friday, February 22nd @Grantchester Village Hall

Quiz night is back So get your team together and sign-up now! In other news, there has been a GCC Dinner recently, so read on for some gripping details and the inevitable pictures….

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The 2019 GCC Annual Dinner, Friday January 11th

The Rupert Brooke

We are delighted to announce that this year’s GCC Annual dinner will take place in the private dining room of The Rupert Brooke in Grantchester on Friday, January 11th at 7 for 7:45pm. Four courses including cheese board, tea & coffee with beer and wine & beer available for purchase, all for only £…

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Congratulations to Ingunn & Knut

All of your GCC friends send you all their best wishes for a long and happy life together!

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