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Current happenings in the world of the Salmagundi Gardeners

Hat-Trick Hero

Hat-tricks as we all know are as rare as Lord Fakenham turning up on time on a Sunday afternoon, but at Alexandra Palace on Tuesday our ever improving all-rounder Graham Bruce secured the consecutive wickets of three decent batsmen versus … Continue reading

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The Bonnington Awards

Around this time of year a number of us gather at the Bonnington Cafe – a vegetarian (mainly vegan) eatery near to The Oval – and discuss the stand-out achievements of the season.  Jeremy Gostick was kind enough to document … Continue reading

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Gardeners – the ever changing team

I was talking with the team during the tea interval recently on the subject of the previous match; at that point I realised that I was the only person who had played for the Gardeners in both games, which made … Continue reading

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Summer is here!

At last – it’s been cold, wet and windy – but that’s enough talk about the Winter.  The Gardeners are springing into action against Blue Star in our season opener down in Kent. New caps (£12) and shirts (£20) are … Continue reading

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Fixtures!

Gardeners – time to get your planning in.  The 2018 fixtures are now on the ‘Fixtures’ section of this website.  Note that we have two tours – both involving just the Saturday night away – first weekend in May to … Continue reading

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Happy New Year

We’re now in 2018 so the season is but 3 months away.  Most weekend fixtures and a good number of the T20s have been set up and the new fixture list will be on this website in the next couple … Continue reading

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I don’t like cricket – I love it

Lots of lovely cricket coming up – you wouldn’t want to miss out!  Please get in touch if you’d like to play.  Click on the location name for venue details. Wednesday 5th July, 6pm – Gospel Blokes at Parliament Hill – … Continue reading

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Upcoming matches and teams

More Players Needed.  Click on the venue name for the location details.  Got friends who might like to play?  Forward it on! Thursday 29th June, 6pm – Mayer Brown (vs TR) at London Fields – Match Fee £5 Richard Higginbottom [c] … Continue reading

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The Boars Head Match Report

All the news that’s fit to print – and some that quite frankly is not – is contained in the Match Report from Ardington. Richard Higginbottom, Captain, 28th June 2017  

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Ardington oh Ardington

It’s the last weekend in  June so that means we’re going to play The Boars Head at Ardington in our 2-day ‘Test Match’.  The XI is below – and we have the services of Nick Duckett (currently hors de combat) … Continue reading

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