Tag: Cricket

Rain Dampens Cricket Week Two

Saturday’s downpour white-washed two games in the Nottinghamshire Cricket Board Premier League as Clifton Village’s match verses Attenborough and Caythorpe’s tie against Cuckney both fell victim to the weather. In… read more Rain Dampens Cricket Week Two

Notts Bat Away The Cobwebs

It’s been a good long wait, but the boys of Nottinghamshire County Cricket Club were finally in action this weekend as they played their first friendly of their delayed summer… read more Notts Bat Away The Cobwebs

Notts To Play For Bob Willis Trophy

As Nottinghamshire face their first friendly of the revised and much shortened campaign today, in travelling to Edgbaston to face Warwickshire for a three day match, the fixtures have been… read more Notts To Play For Bob Willis Trophy

Cricket Campaign Is Back

The Owzat Nottinghamshire Premier League was finally back yesterday after a longer than expected layoff this summer with the first round of games of the 2020 season completed which included… read more Cricket Campaign Is Back

Notts Set Up Leics Friendly

Nottinghamshire County Cricket Club have arranged a two-day friendly match behind closed doors at Trent Bridge against Leicestershire on Thursday 28th and Friday 29th July as both sides prepare themselves… read more Notts Set Up Leics Friendly

Fletcher Heads Home

Nottinghamshire fast bowler Luke Fletcher is to join Papplewick & Linby Cricket Club who he’ll represent in the Owzat Notts Premier League when he’s not in action for his county… read more Fletcher Heads Home

Notts Premier League Ready To Return

The Owzat-Cricket Nottinghamshire Premier League has announced plans for the delayed 2020 season to finally start on the 18th July through until September 5th with eight rounds of fixtures split… read more Notts Premier League Ready To Return

Broad Hurt By England Axe

Stuart Broad is England’s second highest wicket taker of all time. The leggy blonde legendary figure running into the crease full pelt throwing back his arm and directing a shiny… read more Broad Hurt By England Axe

Notts To Warm Up At Edgbaston

Nottinghamshire County Cricket Club will face Warwickshire in a two-day friendly match at Edgbaston on Friday 24th and Saturday 25th July as finally the cricket season draws towards a start… read more Notts To Warm Up At Edgbaston

Safer Cricket Set To Return

The ECB has announced the return of recreational cricket in England with clubs and leagues now given the go ahead to finally play again following government lockdown imposed due to… read more Safer Cricket Set To Return

Notts Back Training At The Bridge

Nottinghamshire were finally back in training yesterday after a largely frustrating summer of lockdown but spirits were good as the boys headed back to Trent Bridge with Ben Slater saying… read more Notts Back Training At The Bridge

The Day Hales Stormed Surrey At Lords

It was only three years ago today but it was one of the most memorable occasions I have ever had as a cricket fan. I remember being a kid staying… read more The Day Hales Stormed Surrey At Lords

Cricket Set To Start In August

County Cricket is set to return in August after the ECB today confirmed the scheduled delayed start to a revised domestic campaign. The fixture schedule is set to be confirmed… read more Cricket Set To Start In August

Remembering Arnold – The Days of Gedling Road

Back when Eddie Hemmings and Franklyn Stephenson were at Nottinghamshire CCC my dad used to play for Arnold Cricket Club who’s ground (officially named King George V playing field) backed… read more Remembering Arnold – The Days of Gedling Road

It’s Not You… It’s The Balls

A week ago I asked the question ‘why has cricket not returned to action’ following the Governments ‘easing’ of lockdown this month and upon my vented query I got a… read more It’s Not You… It’s The Balls

Why Hasn’t Cricket Returned?

With the return of football and the Premier League starting tonight. It pains me to ask why cricket hasn’t yet resumed in England following the lockdown implemented through the outbreak… read more Why Hasn’t Cricket Returned?

Broad & Duckett Make England Squad

Stuart Broad and Ben Duckett have been called up to an England Squad of 55 players as the ECB have asked the selected to return to training in preparation for… read more Broad & Duckett Make England Squad

Hundred Postponed By ECB

So the Hundred is up before it has started. The ECB have decided that the controversial new cricket competition, predicted by many to be doomed from the start, will not… read more Hundred Postponed By ECB

Cricket Season Faces Further Delay

The ECB have today announced a further delay to the cricket season suggesting that there won’t be any professional cricket played in England and Wales until at least 1st July… read more Cricket Season Faces Further Delay

Sport In Nottingham – Where Are We At?

So it’s been a good few weeks (over five in fact) that sport in this country, this county even, has been last played in a competitive nature. The last (semi-competitive)… read more Sport In Nottingham – Where Are We At?