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6 Jul 2020
You will have hopefully heard about yesterday's announcement from the ECB regarding the return of recreational cricket, which means club cricket is allowed to resume in England from 11th July 2020.
This is clearly a positive development, but the short notice given prese...
17 Jun 2020
We are pleased to reveal that the date for this year's annual dinner will be Friday 13th November, so something to add to the diary at least in these times of shrinking social interaction.
We will be returning to The Jugged Hare in Barbican. More details will appear her...
18 Mar 2020
Unfortunately, due to the ongoing situation with the Covid-19 outbreak, we have had to postpone the pre-season social on Thursday 2nd April.
We still hope to hold this event later in the year.
Also, the remaining pre-season net sessions have been cancelled following the...
24 Feb 2020
Hampton Wick Royal CC
The new set of fixtures for the coming season have been revealed by Fixtures Secretary, Jonny Bridcut.
There are are two new matches to look forward to - Hampton Wick and Portsmouth CC. The latter will be the final match of the now restored Dorset...
7 Feb 2020
This year's winter training starts on Tuesday 25 Feb and then on the following six Tuesdays until 7 April. The full list of dates at the Lord's Indoor School nets is as follows...
Tuesday 25 February
Tuesday 3rd March
Tuesday 10th March
Tuesday 17th March
25 Nov 2019
This year’s annual dinner was a rumbustious occasion at The Jugged Hare.
Hon. Match Secretary Jonny Bridcut delivered a verbal report of the 2019 season. We were scheduled to play 21 matches, with nine wins, six losses, no draws and six cancellations. Almost all the rep...
3 Oct 2019
This year's AGM and dinner will take place on Friday 22 November in the Josephine Room at The Jugged Hare on Chiswell Street, near Barbican, from 7.30pm on the evening of Friday 22 November.
The AGM will precede the dinner at 6.45pm for those who wish to attend and will...
8 Sep 2019
Jesters CC 172-6 (Irish 47, Harrison 33)
Eversholt 158-9 (Short 3-32)
Won by 14 runs
After Berkshire pinched the Wargrave pitch resulting in the cancellation of our penultimate game, we signed off with a fine win at Eversholt in a 35 over contest.
Debutant Ben Irish's 47 s...
24 Aug 2019
Jesters CC 301/9 dec (Butler 79)
Hurlingham 197 all out (C Smith 5/60)
Jesters won by 104 runs
A batting line-up laden with Jesters luminaries was too strong for Hurlingham, who were thrashed by 104 runs. Chris Smith's fine all-round performance earned him the man of the...
18 Aug 2019
Jesters CC 77 all out
Middleton Stoney 81-2
Lost by 8 wickets
A player availability crisis saw us field three members of the opposition and a passer-by, who padded up and strolled out to the middle when our ninth wicket fell! Middleton Stoney wasted little time in cancell...
Message from Hon. Sec, John Murphy
July 6, 2020
Annual dinner on 13th Nov at Jugged Hare
June 17, 2020
Club social, nets off; fixtures suspended
March 18, 2020