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Sunday 26th July at Cambridge

Still a couple of spaces left for Sunday’s match at Jesus College – so don’t be shy come and play for the Gardeners! Team so far: Richard Higginbottom Nick Duckett Jeremy Gostick Jeff Round George Tebbutt Chris Hughes Adam Klewin … Continue reading

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Antares toppled and now we’re into a hectic week

Following a disappointing T20 loss to a very good Gospel Blokes team on Thursday 9th July we took on the might of Antares on Sunday 12th and scored an excellent win. Gospel Blokes match report. Antares match report. Now we’re … Continue reading

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Come out to play

High season now and the matches are coming thick and fast.  For a full fixture list take a look at the page on the banner above.  But upcoming are: Thursday 9th July – 6pm T20 match at Parliament Hill vs … Continue reading

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Ardington done … and now it’s celebration day with Jim

A truly great weekend with the Boars Head at Ardington – read all about it here. And on July 5th we’re back at Parliament Hill to take on The Monahan XI in a birthday celebration for our Founder Member and … Continue reading

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Done, done and we’re on to the next one …

… a nod to the Foo Fighters who I was privileged to see play in Sunderland on Monday.  Earlier the same day Norwich City had played a rock solid game to beat Middlesbrough 2-0 in the Play-Off final and return … Continue reading

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Result pitches at The Extension

A tense and exciting game marred only by the shabby state of the wicket was the one-line story of the Ashes #1 – for the full rambling monologue click here. We return to Parliament Hill on Sunday 24th to play Woodstock … Continue reading

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Team vs Players – 1pm start at Golders Green on Sunday

A young team selected for The Ashes 2015 #1 – more than half are 30 or under. Richard Higginbottom   [captain] David Hollingsworth Jason Amesbury Nick Duckett George Tebbutt Sachith Dassanayake Chris Spicer   [keeper] Stuart Bruce Tim Clamp Jamie … Continue reading

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Mixed Fortunes in East Anglia

Read all about our two matches last weekend in Norfolk and Cambridge on our match reports page or follow the links here for Holkham and Cambridge. Next up it’s The Players in the first Ashes match of the Summer – … Continue reading

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Victory … and now to East Anglia

Splendid effort by the Gardeners to overcome our old friends Abdul Aziz last Sunday – a winning captaincy debut for Stuart Bruce.  Read all about it right here. Now we’re off to East Anglia to take on Holkham on the … Continue reading

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Frozen All Out

The Gardeners started the season in … well I can’t really say style as we should have caught a few chances in the field and then (with two honourable exceptions) batted with little distinction.  Read the grisly details of our … Continue reading

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