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Dinner at The Jugged Hare on Fri 22 Nov
October 3, 2019
Wargrave off & last day win at Eversholt
September 8, 2019
Butler & Chris Smith club Hurlingham
August 24, 2019
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...
6 Aug 2019
In 2028 the Jesters turns 100 years old.
We would love to hold an event at Lord’s to celebrate the success of this wonderful club reaching such a milestone.
The Club has therefore set up a fund to which members can donate as little or as much as they wish towards the eve...
7 Jul 2019
End of the road? Hogs match at Warnford won't be going ahead this season
Hampshire Hogs (Sunday 7 July), Maidenhead & Bray (Sunday 14 July) and Weybridge (Sun 21 July) have, it's sad to report, all been called off.
Without the Dorset tour this year,...
26 Apr 2019
The 2019 fixture list has been hit with a triple whammy of cancellations.
The HAC outfield hasn’t recovered from some badly timed marquees and they have reluctantly pulled the plug on the Sunday 28th April fixture.
Badly timed marquees stop play
The Bedouin are really str...
13 Mar 2019
The fixtures for the 2019 season have been confirmed by Fixtures Secretary Jonny Bridcut. There are 21 games in total.
The biennial Pink Elephants fixture returns and Weybridge, who stepped in at the last minute last season to replace Newdigate, are retained. There is a...
11 Feb 2019
The dates of the Jesters 2019 winter nets are now available.
The first session is on Tuesday 26 February - and then every Tuesday until 9 April. All sessions are 7-8pm.
Exact dates are: 26 Feb, 5, 12, 19 & 26 March, 2 & 9 April.
Please let Andrew Short know when you'd...
16 Nov 2018
The Jesters Cricket Club AGM and annual dinner, held in the private dining room at Brasserie Blanc on Chancery Lane, was the usual jovial affair.
Fixtures Secretary Jonny Bridcut delivered his (occasionally witty) review of the season. Of the 16 matches played, we won 1...
9 Aug 2018
Unfortunately our game against Northwood on 29 July fell victim to one of the few days of rain in the last couple of months and Chobham have been unable to raise a side for Sunday 12 August.
23 Jul 2018
Bishop's Stortford 195-7 dec (Chak 3-23)
Jesters 198-8 (Palmer 62, Smith 43, Hudson 42)
Won by 2 wkts
After our thrilling win at Bishop's Stortford in 2015, there were high hopes of another classic following fixture cancellations in 2016 and 2017.
Our middle order duly ob...
9 Jul 2018
Unfortunately we have had to cancel this year's game at Maidenhead & Bray on Sunday 15th May. Neither club has been able to raise a side, with England's progress in the World Cup the likely culprit as the match would have clashed with the final.