A huge thank you to everyone who came down for the presentation evening last Saturday. It was great to see so many people down the club and it made for a really nice atmosphere. Was also interesting to see how people played the following day, with a few hang-overs! It’s never easy running a cricket club andContinue reading “Presentation evening last Saturday”
Saturday – beaten by more runs than we care to remember, with only Dave Downey troubling the scorers. Sunday – won against The Pretenders by 1 wicket, in a very sporting but exciting 40 over game which managed to go right down to the last couple of overs. Earlier, Tom Rogers had taken 5 wickets,Continue reading “Results 25 and 26 September – final weekend of 2010 season”
Don’t forget, the games this weekend start at 12.30pm on both days. Let’s hope the weather is better than the last couple of days!
Don’t forget, the Seniors’ Presentations will be held after the game on Saturday, 25 September. This is the last Saturday of the season, so hope you can make it!
As a thank you to Long Ditton for taking part in NatWest Cricket Force before the start of this season, NatWest Bank has given LDCC 2 tickets for the One Day International at Lords on Monday. The game starts at 1pm and the tickets must be collected at the East Gate. If more than 2Continue reading “2 free tickets to Lords ODI given to LDCC by NatWest”
After Wandgas dropped out during the week, Cheam were the replacement visitors to Long Ditton on Saturday. Batting first, Long Ditton posted 221 all out in 40 overs, whilst in reply, Cheam held on for a draw, 9 men down and 20 runs short of the total. On Sunday, Chessington came to the club. BattingContinue reading “Results 11 and 12 September – Maiden century for Mumford!”
A very pleasant day was spent by a large number of Long Ditton members and former members at Surbiton Golf Club on Friday. The weather was good and the course looked in great condition. The day was rounded off by a good buffet meal and £100 being donated by organiser Jonathan Harker to the cricketContinue reading “Long Ditton CC above par on Friday 10 September at Surbiton Golf Club”
Although League cricket has finished, cricket at Long Ditton continues until the end of the month. It was a mixed weekend, with a good win on Saturday in a friendly against Woodmansterne and a loss in the final Thameside League game against Worcester Park. Batting first on Saturday, Long Ditton posted 215 for 3, withContinue reading “Results 4 and 5 September”
On a glorious day on Tuesday, Dave Oldham’s Over 60s beat Surrey Over 60s at Long Ditton. As ever, a colt policy was being operated, with John Parkins and Paul Sweeney coming into that category. John scored a stylish 50, even making Frank choke on his beer and Percy shake his head, with a reverse sweep.Continue reading “Fuller’s Over 60s triumph over Surrey Over 60s”
Congratulations to Imogen Neely who attended a Surrey Awards evening yesterday at The Oval. Imogen was named as a Surrey Player of the Year. LDCC is very proud that she is now an integral part of the Surrey Girls Under 11’s cricket team.