Club Cricket Conference

Wednesday, 1st July 2015

Leighton restores some pride to battered Hemel Hempstead

Leighton restores some pride to battered Hemel Hempstead

Hemel Hempstead conjured up an unbroken last-wicket stand of 124 in the Hertfordshire Premier League on Saturday after being dismissed for 40 the previous weekend by the all-10 show from Scott Walter. So there has been no shortage of incident during Hemel's time at the bottom of the table.

Hampstead hoping for big prize to mark 150th year

Hampstead hoping for big prize to mark 150th year

Hampstead CC hopes they can mark their 150th anniversary with the Middlesex County League.

The other Vaughan features in Queen's Honours List

The other Vaughan features in Queen's Honours List

England's James Anderson was the outstanding cricket name in the Queen's Birthday Honours.

Phew! Runs come raining down at High Wycombe

Phew! Runs come raining down at High Wycombe

England's record one-day score of 408 against New Zealand in Birmingham.

Ealing expose problem with National Club credibility

Ealing expose problem with National Club credibility

Sandiacre Town have been knocked out of the Royal London Club Championship.

Recreational cricketers have their say

Recreational cricketers have their say

The England and Wales Cricket Board(ECB) is calling on recreational players to have their say.

ECB survey response has inspired widespread change

ECB survey response has inspired widespread change

The ECB launched their third National Cricket Playing Survey this week.

Club cricket tour and Nazis edge out books about KP

Club cricket tour and Nazis edge out books about KP

This year there were two books about Kevin Pietersen.

Waqas Hussain is the first CCC player to be capped since 2012

Waqas Hussain is the first CCC player to be capped since 2012

Waqas Hussain, receives his CCC Cap (no. 251) from Efren Cruz, CCC Match Manager on the day.

Dwyer hired to add Australian touch to ECB strategy

Dwyer hired to add Australian touch to ECB strategy

The ECB have created a new post called 'director of participation and growth'.

Wisden-MCC picture limelight boosts Bexley

Wisden-MCC picture limelight boosts Bexley

The name of Bexley CC will be part of the Lord's cricket scene through the summer.

Livingstone enhances Lancashire prospects with 350

Livingstone enhances Lancashire prospects with 350

Wild claims that Liam Livingstone's 350 off only 138 balls in the Royal London Club Championship.

Ball-throwing incident earns Godleman two-match ban

Ball-throwing incident earns Godleman two-match ban

Billy Godleman, the Derbyshire left-hander, has been suspended. 

MPs and Ashes: Time for clubs to assert community value

MPs and Ashes: Time for clubs to assert community value

Cricket clubs are being urged to invite their local MP for a visit this summer.

Clubs and boards have crucial part in England's future

Clubs and boards have crucial part in England's future

Questions will have to be asked about the quality of player available to England.



Wisden criticism targets ECB attitude to club sector

Wisden criticism targets ECB attitude to club sector

Club cricketers would not be surprised at some stinging criticism by the Wisden almanack editor.

Street cricket given major boost for Chance To Shine

Street cricket given major boost for Chance To Shine

Lycamobile's backing of Chance To Shine's street cricket programme.


Afghanistani Cricket in Calais 2015

Afghanistani Cricket in Calais 2015

The Weekenders CC crossed the channel to play in the Calais migrant camp - "The Afghan Jungle".

Yorkshire's new club pyramid rises as if by magic

Yorkshire's new club pyramid rises as if by magic

The old Yorkshire League has been scrapped and split into north and south. 

St Moritz ice continues heart-warming tradition

St Moritz ice continues heart-warming tradition

Crunching noises on a frozen lake fell silent, which meant the Cricket on Ice tournament had finished.

MCC making first venture into Central America

MCC making first venture into Central America

The MCC have started the club's first tour of Surinam and Panama.