Category Archives: Club Cricket

Shocking reminder that cricket can never be perfectly safe

The recent death of a club cricketer, Darryn Randall, in South Africa proved to be one of the very rare occasions in these days of head protection where serious injury was sustained

The Vatican’s new cricket club aims to reach the far corners

The Vatican launched their cricket ambition in Rome this week – a powerful side, according to their publicity machine – and they intend to issue challenges to engage with other denominations and

Young cricketer found hanged

A YOUNG club cricketer was found hanging from a tree in Sheffield early on Saturday morning on Sept 18 after his best season with the bat for Bawtry. Shocked club members paid

Blaze damages Bradford pavilion

ANOTHER cricket club has had its pavilion seriously damaged by fire, with arson being suspected. Riddlesden CC, in Bradford, face the prospect of rebuilding after Keighley and Bingley fire fighters fought a

Lord’s beckons more villages

THE decision by the organisers of the Npower National Village Cup to refuse entries using professional coaches or players within the club seems to have encouraged more teams to enter, though Troon