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President’s Day on Sunday 9 July

President's Day

President’s Day, the biggest day in the club’s calendar, is nearly upon us!   Come down to the club on Sunday 9 July to see friends old and new and join in with a selection of fun packed activities, buy a ticket or two in the raffle or treat yourself at the cake stall. The…
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Weekend 8 July – Results Round-up

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Match reports from captains. 1st XI Fixture – Home against Coventry & North Warwickshire CC – 1st XI Result – Won Scorecard – http://fordhouses.play-cricket.com/website/results/2918597 Guesty and Kash carried on from last weeks throw downs and allowed Cov to get off to a flyer at 70/1 off 10. Haroon and TC came on and slowed the rate, TC…
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First session of All Stars Cricket a success

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This week saw the first All Stars cricket coaching session at Fordhouses Cricket Club. The club’s Director of Cricket, Chris Guest, was delighted with the turn out. “It was great to see so many young kids trying cricket for the first time, despite the rainy weather! I look forward to seeing them progress in the…
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On the square with Jez Thomas

Jez and Jack FCC

Next up in our Q & A feature is club Welfare Officer, Jez Thomas. Jez is an extremely popular and well known face around the club having represented Fordhouses CC at every level – from youth team to 1st XI. Jez was a formidable quick opening bowler back in the late 90’s/early 00’s, where he…
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Weekend 3 June – Results Round-up

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Match reports from captains. 1st XI Fixture – Away at Pershore CC Result – Loss Scorecard – http://fordhouses.play-cricket.com/website/results/2918676 We traveled to Pershore after a disappointed defeat to C and R Hawks last week hoping to get back to winning ways. Following a strong bowling performance on Friday evening vs Shrewsbury we weren’t disappointed to lose…
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On the Square with Peter Jones

Peter Jones & Brian Ticker James Fordhouses Cricket Club

Second up in our new Q & A feature is club Chairman, Peter Jones. Many of our younger members won’t remember the ‘Botham esk’ long locks or the handlebar moustache that adorned the man responsible for some of the fastest bowling in the league. In later years that pace turned to guile, with the infamous,…
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Weekend 20 May – Results Round-up

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Match Reports by Team Captains 1st XI Fixture – Home against Harborne Result – Win A wet and miserable Saturday looked set to force an abandonment in our clash with Harborne, but thanks to the hard work of Dave Hayden and all the players we managed to get a 27 overs per side contest. H…
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Weekend 13 May – Resuts Round-up

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Match reports by team captains. 1st team. Fixture – away at Halesowen CC Result – Win This weeks opposition were Halesowen who had begun the season with 2 defeats. Big news before the game was the return of Macca’s speaker much to Tomos joy. We lost the toss and were invited to bowl on what…
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Weekend 6 May – Results round up

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1st XI This week’s game saw us renew rivalry with Wombourne after a number of years apart. Both sides confident of victory after positive results last week. We lost the toss this week and were asked to bat in what looked like tricky conditions. Sho was removed early but – as is his way –…
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Weekend 29 April – Results round-up

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1st XI Round-up Saturday saw us make the short trip to Penkridge for our first league game of the season. The team met for a breakfast at Brook Coffee Shop before heading down the A449 to start the season. Skipper Guest won the toss and elected to bowl on a green wicket. Guest and Haroon…
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