Shenfield Cricket Club

Established 1921

Members of the Shepherd Neame Essex League(The ECB accredited Premier League of Essex)

Affiliated to the Club Cricket Conference

Dates for your Diary

Monday 29th February
7.30pm Main Committee Meeting
Key Dates for Colts -

Return club membership forms by Monday 14th March 2016.

Shenfield CC 'Open Day' Saturday 9th April. Details to follow.

Registration and training at the club (6pm-8pm) starts on:
  • Wednesday for U14, U15, U16 (Yrs 9 10 & 11) starts 13th April 2016
  • Thursday for U11 & U13 (Yrs 5, 6, 7 & 8) starts 14th April 2016
  • Friday for U9s (Yrs 3 & 4) starts 15th April 2016
  • Friday for Foals (Foundation, Yr 1 & 2) starts 13th May 2016

Sessions are 6pm -8pm except Foals 6:30-7:30pm. Only paid up members to attend please.

Friday 15th April
Shenfield CC Golf Day
Save the date, more details to follow shortly.
Saturday 23rd April
League Cup 1st Round
1pm Home v Harlow
Friday 7th October
Dinner & Dance - the biggest and best ever and crucial for the clubs fundraising efforts towards the new nets.
Mount Avenue Banqueting Suite. Tickets £40. 7pm for 7.30pm.
Contact Karen Sapsford to book your place.

England news (from BBC Sport)

England lose ODI series to S Africa
AB de Villiers' century gives South Africa a 3-2 one-day series win over England with a five-wicket victory in the decider in Cape Town.
'England need to show mental strength'
Batting coach Graham Thorpe says England can finish the ODI series on a high by beating South Africa.
SA level series despite Root ton
Joe Root's 109 is in vain as Chris Morris hits 62 to help South Africa beat England by one wicket to level the ODI series 2-2.

Essex news (from BBC Sport)

Leaving Yorkshire is strange - McGrath
New Essex assistant coach Anthony McGrath says it was "strange" to end his long association with Yorkshire.
McGrath joins Essex coaching staff
Essex appoint former Yorkshire and England all-rounder Anthony McGrath as the club's assistant head coach.
Essex sign bowler Riaz for T20 Blast
Essex sign Pakistan international fast bowler Wahab Riaz for seven T20 Blast matches in the forthcoming season.

News

Would you like to play for SCC?
9th February 2016
Congratulations - To Tom Ballington and Harsh Kumar who have been selected for the Essex U17 squad this season and Luke Richards for the U11 squad.
In addition we have a number of colts who have been selected for District squads -
U9 - Teddy Desmond, William Dowlan, Daniel Green, George Sapsford
U10 - Evan Ackerman, William Dunleavy, Louis Griffin, Adam Pryor, Dillon Small, Max Toolan
U11 - Josh Kirby
U13 - Max Bear, Jasper Stuckey
What a lot of talented younsgters we have!
2nd February 2016
Here's an interesting read for you - The Captains' Review of the 2015 Season.
28th January 2016
TF Cricket have a sale of cricket clothing until Monday 29th February - Here is a list of the items and prices.
The latest price list for equipment is here and prices are competetive with other online stores.
Ordering can be done online at www.tfcricket.bigcartel.com by phoning Tom Fulk on 07738 264167 or by e-mail to tom@tfcricket.co.uk.
15th January 2016
ECB Club Support New Year Giveaway - A few minutes of your time entering this online draw could see the club win one of 48 prizes. The more entries the better chance of winning something! Prize draw will close midnight 10th February 2016.
3rd January 2016
Congratulations to Jack Petchey on his well-deserved knighthood - The entrepreneur and philanthropist receives a knighthood for services to young people in East London and Essex in the New Year Honours.
He has contributed over £100m since he set up his foundation for young people aged 11-25 in 1999 and, since late 2004, worthy youngsters at Shenfield Cricket Club have been receiving grants which have greatly improved the equipment and facilities for our Colts section.
The Jack Petchey Foundation also contributed £5,211 towards the building of our new scorebox when the old one was destroyed by gale-force winds in 2007.
25th December 2015
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to all - Matt and James Salisbury have also sent greetings - from Australia, where they are spending the day with Daniel Jacobs and Reu. Just look at them with Sydney Harbour Bridge behind them and that beautiful blue sky above!
21st December 2015
The Under 10s and the Under 14s also triumphed in the inaugaural Shenfield School indoor cricket league and the U12s came close! - Congratulations to all. More details on the U10s here.
The U12s were runners up, beating Hutton in the semi-final and the U14s were winners, beating Brentwood in the final.
2nd December 2015
Under 9s triumph - Congratulations to them for winning the inaugaural Shenfield School indoor cricket league for Under 9s. More details here.
28th October 2015
Countdown Special! - Keith Kan, Vice-President and former player, has appeared on Countdown to raise money for Little Haven Children's Hospice. If you want to see how he got on the programme will be broadcast on Thursday November 5th on Channel 4 at 2.10 p.m.
The "Keith's Countdown" page on justgiving.com is stlll open for anyone who would like to support the Hospice.
27th September 2015
Post-Season Tidy-Up 3rd October 9.30am-1.30pm - Please spare an hour or two to help. Many hands make light work! Post-Season Working Party.
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