Cavaliers Cricket Club, Colchester, Essex, England

29 January 2018

2018 Pre-Season Update

Net sessions have been at the University of Essex (CO4 3SQ) in the Sports Hall on Tuesday evenings between 8-10pm. We have also booked the bowling machine for these sessions. The sessions take take on the following dates:
Tuesday 27th March
Tuesday 3rd April
Tuesday 10th April
Tuesday 17th April

Session fees are £5 per person.

Tour 2018
The Cavaliers are off on tour once again to Derbyshire! We head up on Friday 25th May and will be playing four games:
Fri 25th - Whittington Wanderers (T20 game, starting 6pm)
Sat 26th - Chatsworth House (40ovs, 1pm)
Sun 27th - Apperknowle (40ovs, 1pm)
Mon 28th - Hundall (TBC, 11am)
The cost for the weekend is £90, which includes accommodation, breakfast, match fees and teas, which is fantastic value. It's a great social weekend, so why not give it a try! If interested, contact Peter Johnson or Dan Young for details.

The 2018 weekend fixture lists have been confirmed, with the Two Counties League starting on Saturday 28th April and the NECL campaign will begin on Sunday 6th May. We are currently awaiting confirmation of CECL mid-week league details for 2018.

The list of fixtures will be going up on the website's results/fixtures page ASAP. A list of fixtures will be distributed via email once the mid-week fixtures are confirmed, with a full fixture list also appearing in the 2018 Members' Handbook closer to the season.

28 January 2018

Summary of the 2017-18 Cavaliers AGM

Thank you to all of those that attended the AGM & awards presentation.

Congratulations to the elected committee members - Pete Johnson is our new club Chairman as well as continuing as Treasurer, Dan Young remains as Secretary and Club Welfare Officer, Craig Finch takes on the NECL league representative role, and Kaiser Chowdhury takes over from Ed Parry as Availability Co-ordinator.
The captains and vice-captains are as follows:
Saturday Capt - Darren Dellar (also Two Counties league representative)
Saturday VC - Noman Hussain
Sunday Capt - Noman Jalib
Sunday VC - Craig Finch
Midweek Capt - James Lawson

Congratulations are also given to the 2017 season award winners:
Saturday XI Batting - Prakash Kannan (353 runs @ 44.13)
Saturday XI Bowling - Usman Ghani (30 wickets @ 22.17)
Sunday XI Batting - Noman Jalib (307 runs @ 34.11)
Sunday XI Bowling - Neville Davidson (12 wickets @ 29.83)
Club Fielder - Neville Davidson (13 catches)
Player of the Year - Salman Riaz
Clubman of the Year - Pete Johnson
Most Ducks - Salman Riaz (4 ducks)

Minutes of the meeting will be posted on the Cavaliers website shortly (on the 'contacts' tab).