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GM Performance of the Round – Round 3

Round 3’s winner is Glynde & Beddingham's Robbie Mouland. His 117 from 58 balls against Newenden helped Glynde post 269 for 4 on the way to a 124-run victory. As a winner of the GM Performance of Round, Robbie wins a commemorative bat and a trip to the GM factory....

Round 3 review

We take a look around the regions as round 3 has been completed. Read all about it Read v Tarleton – Cumbria & North Lancs As the competition progresses one sees fewer scores exceeding 300 as sides’ abilities tend to level out. High scores are not always a...

Kit recycling – Lord’s Taverners

Kit recycling making a worldwide impact The Lord’s Taverners Sports Kit Recycling programme has had a very successful year in 2017, with donated clothing and equipment helping people play sport in 14 countries – and we’re hoping that 2018 will be even better with the...

Match report: Borstal v Sibton Park

Tingley feeling as Kent newcomers defeat 2016 finalists Sibton Park The word Borstal will conjure grisly images for our older readers, but the cricket club with that name has taken The Cricketer Village Cup by storm this summer. Their maiden campaign began with...

Round 2 review

Round 2 saw lots of low-scoring affairs as many teams struggled under the pressure of their regional quarter-finals. Some clubs, though, performed valiantly in booking their places in the regional semi-finals with several classy hundreds and a run-out fest, in...

Round 1 review

With the weather affecting the majority of first-round fixtures, May 6 saw the Village Cup start for most sides. The opening round pitted some heavyweights against each other, and the number of hundreds scored across a sun-kissed bank holiday weekend was nothing short...

GM’s County Championship round-up – round 4

After a particularly wet and miserable April, the start of May dispelled the rumours that summer may not be coming at all, with temperatures soaring to record highs over the bank holiday weekend. Batsman all over the country would have been delighted to look up to see...

The County Championship – GM round-up

Cricket in April. It’s rarely straight forward. Unfortunately, week 3 of the County Championship was no different, with rain and wind the order of the week. Despite the miserable conditions, there was a surprising amount of cricket played with a couple of wins falling...

2018 Cricketer Village Cup preview

Sports halls across the land are now safe from exuberant batsmen splattering leather at their back walls - the summer is here! And with the arrival of the sunshine, The Cricketer Village Cup is never far away. Round 1 is upon us, with matches being played on April 29....