51 Hour Net Session

Posted Posted in Rwanda Cricket

Coutts Cricket Club (Coutts & Co) post a pretty awesome 51 hours for a net session. Where? Lane 6 Ken Barrington Cricket Centre The KIA Oval “Coutts Cricket Club (and Paul) are supporting the outstanding work carried out by the Rwanda Cricket Stadium Foundation to bring cricket facilities to the country and its people. Cricket has been […]

UK – Players from Overseas

Posted Posted in Uncategorised

Paul received a communication from Paul Bedford: Email Subject : Overseas Players 2017   Managed Migration in Club Cricket Dear Paul, On 05 September, I wrote to clubs advising that the Home Office had spoken to ECB regarding non-European Economic Area (EEA) players entering the UK using the Standard Visitor visa and that Clubs needed to […]

New App from the ECB

Posted Posted in Cricket, Hardware, Software

Launched early March 2017 More info : www.play-cricket.com/updates   NB: Only Available on iOS and Android   Paul hopes to post here a “first look” at the app – but this will be after launch (cannot get hold of it before to even test)   Other Cricket Scoring Apps are of Course Available ( Paul hopes […]

Game Changers

Posted Posted in Cricket, George Abbot

Sky Sports and their Game Changers Squad were @ the Surrey County Cricket Centre at the George Abbot School BURPHAM Guildford It was an exciting day for the Surrey County Cricket Club on Saturday 10th December as Sky Sports came to film one of their coaching sessions for Game Changers! The show, which will feature the […]

Willow Refurb by GN

Posted Posted in Cricket, Hardware

My Cricket Bat refurbishment? My No:2 Bat a Willostix Anaconda Grade 1 – was sent off to Gray Nicolls to take advantage of their excellent Refurbishment Service.   Bat returned almost like new, even a new Gray Nicolls oval handle as the original was cracked. You can box it and sent to them or you […]

PG on Wales Highest Mountains

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Paul Squeezed a trip to North Wales and Snowdonia between Saturday cricket. Sunday 14 August – Friday 19 August 2016 ( no Cricket team to play Saturday 20 August) Monday and Tuesday was forecast to be the best weather – it was probably the hottest in Wales for a number of years. Due to the […]

Safety : Cricket Helmets

Posted Posted in Cricket, Hardware

It takes Just one ball to take a wicket The wearing of Helmets in all Hard Ball Cricket is very sensible, and I think it should be the norm. For Under 18’s compulsory however common sense suggests that Adults should also wear as may be just one ball. The risk is too great is it […]