Sep 08

Interested in Playing Friendly Cricket on a Superb Ground in Cambridge?

Are you living in or moving to Cambridge and interested in playing friendly cricket? Are you fed-up with League Cricket or just want to play the game because you enjoy it? Sure our games are competitive but they are played in what we like to think is the real ‘Spirit of Cricket’…

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Sep 21

Square Repair 2016

Blest with some fine weather, a somewhat recalcitrant scarifier, an array of spreaders (need a proper collective noun here, Ed), seed, fertilizer, 2000kg of loam, luter & assorted rakes (non-human), barrows and tea, the GCC winterizer squad set about…

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Sep 19

Pitch conditions: It were a pudding

GCC get their just desserts….

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Sep 13

GCC vs Remnants: It went down to the wire…

I had an on Court commitment but I thought at least I’d catch the end of the first innings on Sunday at Spring Lane Field for the Cambridge derby with the Remnants. Not a bit of it! In spite of Baggers best efforts to keep the innings going until my arrival….

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Sep 01

GCC vs Remnants, Sept 11th: 1pm Start

(Remnants up the ante: be sure to read the Comment…) Yes, it’s that time of year again and we don’t want it to be too dark…

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Aug 16

Grantchester Charity Runs Welcome a New Supporter

The Grantchester Charity Runs are delighted to welcome a new supporter – Sports Corrective Therapy Ltd. Founder, Natalie Harman will be on site on Sunday October 9th….

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Aug 11

Hare Street run away with it

Some powerful hitting was on display last Sunday from the Hare St & Hormead middle order and there are now seven (or eight) more cricket balls hiding around the edges of Grantchester’s Spring Lane Field than at the beginning of August…

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Jul 18

Sunday July 31st Game @Ousden **1:30pm Start**

Stop Press: My preference driving from Cambridge is to go through Newmarket and then follow the B1063.

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Jul 09

We didn’t quite get the runs but our No 11 tried his best

Our president at the wicket…

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Jul 04

Twineham & Wineham…

…are just to the north of Brighton and their cricket club visited Cambridge on their ‘two hours from home’ annual tour. After a close game with the Philanderers on Friday…

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Jul 01

GCC vs Menzies XI and the Weather Gods

A thoroughly enjoyable afternoon’s cricket on Saturday and the perfect antidote to the traumas of Friday.

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Jun 22

Players and Gentlemen

Not certain who won this but the Gents sure looked handily placed when ‘dinner’ called. The Players’ innings was notable for…

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