Welcome to Frocester Cricket Club

It is with great sadness that Frocester Cricket Club has to announce the passing of Sue Partridge, a most loved dedicated supporter, stalwart and active member of the club during her lifetime. Naturally all thoughts are with her family at this very sad time.

Latest news……….

The Viva FrosVegas nationwide tour rolls into London on Sunday 3rd August. You won’t find these tickets on ticketmaster so please check with the club or here on this website for further information and travel details as they are announced.

Sunbury CC beat Ealing CC by 111 runs in the last 16 of the National Knockout Cup. Sunbury will now entertain Frocester CC in the last 8 on Sunday 3rd August.

Sunbury Cricket Club: Kenton Court Meadow, Lower Hampton Road, Sunbury-On-Thames. Phone : 01932 783133  http://www.sunburycricket.co.uk/

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Fixtures and Teams……….

Saturday 19th July –

1st XI home to Taunton St Andrews – Team meet 11.15: Gegg (capt), Quereshi, Bracey (wkt), Cave, Jones, Dunning, Wand, Dixon, Pro*, O’Doherty 12th man: Davis

2nd XI away to Taunton St Andrews – Cancelled – Team meet 9.30am: Downey, Whincup, Davis, Birch, Martin, Gillett, Woodmason, Cave, Nabi, Bailey, Hopkins

3rd XI home to Woodpeckers – Cancelled – Team: Tegg, Bray, Clarkson, Wilkins, Tuck M, Jake Roberts, Josh Roberts, Tudor, Partridge, Helmke, Woodmason

4th XI away to Tormarton – Cancelled – Team meet 1pm: Butler, Dunford M, Dunford J, Choudhury, Evans D, Collins, Collins, Tudor, Babbage, Babbage, Glew

5th XI home to Cam – Cancelled – Team: Glew, Lewis, Thomas, Tuck, Hopkins, Birch, Hitchins, Gegg, Tuck, Mitchell, O’ Doherty

Sunday 20th July

1st XI home to Chipping Sodbury (County Cup) – Team meet 12.15: Gegg (capt & wkt), Bracey, Cave, Jones, Wand, Dixon, O’Doherty, Whincup, Birch, Dunning, Morris. 12th man: Martin

Last weekend……….

Saturday 12th July

The 1st  away at Bristol – Despite a fine 100 not out by Quereshi any title hopes took a dent with defeat away to a strong Bristol side. Batting first Frocester scored 246 for 5 off 50 overs. In reply Steve Snell notched up 129 not out for the home side who reached 247 for the loss of just 4 wickets after 45.3 overs. Full scorecard: http://frocester.play-cricket.com/view_results_details?id=11847853

The 2nds at home to Bristol 2nds -  another fine victory for the 2′s. A solid 76 not out by Sam Birch saw Frocester chase down Bristols total of 166 all out, sealing victory for the loss of 4 wickets. Full scorecard: http://frocester.play-cricket.com/view_results_details?id=11848923

The 3rds did not have a game.

The 4ths away at Stroud – Electing to bat first Frocester beat Stroud 3rd XI  by hitting 250 for the loss of 4 wickets. Stroud in reply were all out for 153 after 30.5 overs. Full scorecard: http://frocester.play-cricket.com/view_results_details?id=12025225

The 5ths away at Painswick batted first and reached a meagre 115 all out with skipper Scott Glew top scoring with 23. Painswick reached 119 for the loss of 5 wickets. Mike Birch the pick of the Frocester bowlers claiming 3 for 36 off his 10 overs. Full scorecard: http://frocester.play-cricket.com/view_results_details?id=12024482

Sunday 13th July

The 1st  have secured a place in the last 8 of the National Knockout Cup with a fine victory over way at St Just in Cornwall. St Just elected to bat first after winning the toss and finished on 156 all out after 45 overs. Olli Jones claiming 5 for 27 off his 9 overs. Nick Trainor with 3 and Paul Muchall with 2 completed the innings. In reply 61 each for Trainor and Qureshi guided Frocester home reaching 157 for the loss of 5 wickets, requiring only 30.1 overs to seal the victory.  The opponents in the last 8 are Sunbury CC away in Surrey. Full scorecard: http://frocester.play-cricket.com/view_results_details?id=12045982

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Beer Festival Rota

Important: Please note a new page has been added to the left hand column titled Beer Festival Rota. Please follow the instructions on this page to see what duty you have been allocated for Friday 22nd and Saturday 23rd August. 

All members are expected to support the Festival by contributing some time over the weekend and/or the week leading up to the event. Without the Festival, we would not be able to enjoy the benefits the club offers us all at such a reasonable cost. The festival contributes a substantial amount to the facilities you enjoy here, to local charities and good causes.  The draft rota will be published soon. Make sure you see it promptly and take up any issues with the rota team. Sam Evans Phil Herbert, Maggi Mukasa or Nikki Pinker.  Further information will be posted on the club website as it becomes available. Great News! The Frocester Beer Festival Website is LIVE! http://www.frocesterbeerfestival.com Tickets are available from the club as usual plus, new this year, The Old Badger, The Old Spot and online at http://www.seetickets.com/tour/frocester-beer-festival.

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The ‘Crazy like a Mongoose’ Tour

Names are being requested for the next Barbados tour in 2016. No firm committment required yet simply an indicator of who is interested. So far there has been a good response with  some 40 names added. A seperate page has been generated on this web site dedicated to the tour.

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Play Cricket site

Please note that the play cricket site will be used for all results and statistics. http://frocester.play-cricket.com