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New signings join Fordhouses CC

Fordhouses CC are delighted to announce the signings of Adam and Lewis Peat, son’s of former FCC player Richard Peat. Lewis joins us from Lichfield off the back of a brilliant 2017 season with 47 league wickets at an average of 14.98. This was backed up with some handy batting contributions including a top score…
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Annual General Meeting

Fordhouses AGM

This year’s annual general meeting will be held on Monday 5th February 2018 at Fordhouses CC. The agenda for the meeting is below. All welcome. – Introduction / apologies – Minutes from previous AGM – President’s Address – Chairman’s Report – Financial Report – Director of Cricket Report – Election of Officers – Memberships /…
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“He’s behind you”

Pantomime fever was in full force today at Fordhouses Cricket Club as the first of two ‘Beauty and the Beast’ pantomimes took place. 120 kids and adults enjoyed 2 hours of fun thanks to a superb performance by the Working Theatre. Families attending the performance took to the club’s Facebook page to hail the event…
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Fordhouses CC gripped by pantomime fever

Fordhouses pantomime

This week has seen Fordhouses locals gripped with pantomime fever. 12 months ago the annual pantomime at FCC had to be cancelled due to lack of demand. No such repeat this year as hundreds of hopefuls visited the club on Friday to secure a ticket for the hottest event of the year. The initial 120…
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Zimbabwe test debut for TC

TC

Everyone at the club will be delighted to hear that club pro, Tendai Chisoro made his international test debut for Zimbabwe last week against the West Indies. The match ended in a draw with TC finishing the match with very impressive bowling figures. From his 41 overs, TC finished with 3 wickets for 113 runs,…
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A full round up of the 2017 Adult Cricket Awards

Roy Salter Shield

Following our Junior Awards, we welcomed our senior teams to the stage. There were some fantastic performances all round, kicked off by this years centurions. 2017 centurions are: Jainesh Patel 129, Danny Williams 125, Niall Copper 107, Jinda Cheema 106, Mike Ballamy 100, Alex Christie 126, Jem Stack 100   We also had some outstanding…
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A full round up of the 2017 Junior Cricket Awards

Adults awards FCC

Welcome to the 2017 Junior Cricket Awards! It was fantastic to see so many young players and their families at the club on Friday evening. We’d like to extend our congratulations to all of our players for a fantastic season. We’d also like to thank the many volunteers who give up their time to support…
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2017 Cricket Season Review

Fordhouses CC t shirt

First XI – by Chris Guest After last season’s promotion we were confident of challenging again in Division 2 for back to back promotions. New signings Powles, Shah, Stack and the returning Chisoro looked to add depth and challenge to current 1st team players. A strong start to the season with wins vs Penkridge, Wombourne,…
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Weekend 15 July Results Round Up

Fordhouses CC

Match reports from captains. 1st XI Fixture – Home against Penkridge CC – 1st XI Result – Won Scorecard – http://fordhouses.play-cricket.com/website/results/2918603 This week saw local rivals Penkridge visit Wobaston Road signalling the turn in the season! Skipper lost the toss again and we were asked to bat on a used wicket. Shoaib managed to get his…
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A Summary of President’s Day 2017

Fordhouses CC cake

What a fantastic President’s Day and fitting tribute to 90 years of Fordhouses Cricket Club. A lovely day of wall-to-wall sunshine was kicked off by our youngsters who competed for the junior tournament. It was very exciting to see so many talented kids playing the game with such grace and such big smiles. The eventual…
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