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Sat Match Report 22/8 – Park Hill Vs Sutton CC 5th XI

Hosts Post Highest Score of Season En Route To Victory By: Will Chipperton – Saturday Captain Scorecard: https://parkhill.play-cricket.com/website/results/4507309 The hosts just about managed to scrape a side together for this friendly fixture, with 2 of their 10 men, Ben Alport and Lucas Metaxas set for their Park Hill debuts. The former, visiting fellow Northerner Rob… Continue reading Sat Match Report 22/8 – Park Hill Vs Sutton CC 5th XI

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Sat Match Report 1/8 – Park Hill Vs Old Barclay CC (Home)

Hill Cash In For First Victory Of Season By: Will Chipperton - Saturday Captain Scorecard: https://parkhill.play-cricket.com/website/results/4493814 The captain enjoyed another interesting week off the field in the build up to this weekend’s fixture. Task one​: secure a venue. The chairman succeeded in sorting this.Task two​: find an opposition. This was a bit of a curve… Continue reading Sat Match Report 1/8 – Park Hill Vs Old Barclay CC (Home)

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Sat Match Report 25/7 – Croydon CC Vs Park Hill (Away)

The Jeavons ​Heavens Open To Deny Hill By: Will Chipperton - Saturday Captain Scorecard: https://parkhill.play-cricket.com/website/results/4248757 The first Saturday of the season offered up glorious weather and a wide pool of players to pick from. Inevitably, both of these were out of the window by the time we were due to play our second fixture of… Continue reading Sat Match Report 25/7 – Croydon CC Vs Park Hill (Away)

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Sat Match Report 18/7 – Park Hill Vs Spencer CC (Home)

Death and taxes (and legside wides) By: Will Chipperton - Saturday Captain Scorecard: https://parkhill.play-cricket.com/website/results/4248745 Glorious sunshine and a healthy looking pitch greeted both sides upon their arrival at the home of cricket. After both sides went through the rigmarole of meeting the various Covid 19 guidelines, which included sourcing individual drinks/food, purchasing wipes and sanitiser… Continue reading Sat Match Report 18/7 – Park Hill Vs Spencer CC (Home)

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Saturday XI Vs Spelthorne Away – Cricket in Epsom and Ewell

This week we travelled to 3rd placed Spelthorne knowing a win would secure promotion to the high flying division 1! Symo taking a particular interest knowing a role in div 1 waited for him….umpiring !   Knowing we had a strong team the plan was to bat first, pile on the runs and then bowl tight… Continue reading Saturday XI Vs Spelthorne Away – Cricket in Epsom and Ewell

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Saturday XI Vs Ploughmans – Cricket in Epsom and Ewell

This week we found ourselves playing our last home game of the season – firstly big thank you to Clare and Simon for doing teas all season – they have been great and are very much appreciated. Looking at the team we had out, the slightly damp pitch (with the forecast looking better as the… Continue reading Saturday XI Vs Ploughmans – Cricket in Epsom and Ewell

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Saturday XI Vs Croydon of India Home – Cricket in Epsom and Ewell

With us sitting top of the league we now had an away game against Croydon of India, one of the only 2 teams to have beaten us this season.   With some suspect weather forecast, my usual thinking of bat first was challenged. With a couple of players running a bit late and our strength… Continue reading Saturday XI Vs Croydon of India Home – Cricket in Epsom and Ewell

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Saturday XI Vs London Welsh Away – Cricket in Epsom and Ewell

So this week we faced an away game at home if that makes sense.   I won yet another toss and chose to bat.   As David and Bhups strode to the crease there was a light rain shower above but in the interest of playing myself and their skipped decided to start anyway!  … Continue reading Saturday XI Vs London Welsh Away – Cricket in Epsom and Ewell

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Saturday XI Vs Kingstonian Away – Cricket in Epsom and Ewell

So this past Saturday we travelled to Kingstonian looking to continue our winning streak.   With me miss reading the website we almost turned up at the wrong ground but luckily their captain contacted me and a disaster (for me) was avoided!   We turned up and the pitch looked more like the outfield than a cricket… Continue reading Saturday XI Vs Kingstonian Away – Cricket in Epsom and Ewell