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Entrecasteaux CC vs Midi CC Sunday 10th June 2018

Match report Entrecasteaux CC vs Midi CC Sunday 10th June 2018 Quiet, hot and humid   In another week of regular downpours the Marie had done well to top the cricket field but there was still a healthy looking sward to impede any ball struck in a text book fashion,  Read more »

19 juillet 2018Permalink

ECC vs Beausoleil CC, Sunday 3rd June 2018, at Entrecasteaux

Match report: The ground, ringed by poppies like some rested Somme battlefield, looked magnificent but it has to be said the grass had not been cut and with the frequent rains that we have been having it would easily have satisfied a large flock of sheep for a couple of  Read more »

4 juin 2018Permalink

Entrecasteaux vs Cote d’Azur Cricket Kings: Sunday 6th May 2018

Match Report: Despite the inclement forecast the follicly challenged scorer reported no more than one or two rain drop strikes throughout the day and so it was than your club’s 2018 season kicked off in emphatic style. In this 35 over contest the hosts were somewhat surprised to be invited  Read more »

8 mai 2018Permalink

The Blevins Franks 7 aside tournament at Entrecasteaux Saturday 23rd September 2017

On a sultry September morning, under the threatening gloom of dark and thunderous clouds and the resplendent chateau which dates back to the XI century Entrecasteaux welcomed the seven other teams to play for the championship of France in this 7 aside version of the game of cricket. So the  Read more »

2 octobre 2017Permalink

ECC vs BCC Sunday 3rd September 2017

ECC vs BCC Sunday 3rd September 2017 played at St Vallier de Thieys Beausoleil won the toss and chose in confident fashion to bat. Their confidence was well founded as Roshan (19) and Yoges (56) played in solid fashion preserving their wickets and striking any loose ball. These were offered  Read more »

2 octobre 2017Permalink

ECC vs MCCC Sunday 27th August 2017

ECC vs MCCC Sunday 27th August 2017, played at Entrecasteaux. In winning the toss Vishnu, MCCC’s captain, chose to bat and sent his openers out to face the Entrecasteaux on slaught. MCCC, in having problems to raise the requisite 11 players had been supplemented by a ringer, namely yours truly.  Read more »

2 octobre 2017Permalink

Entrecasteaux CC vs the Cote d’Azur Cricket Kings CC: 25/06/2017

Match report Entrecasteaux CC vs the Cote d’Azur Cricket Kings CC, at Entrecasteaux on Sunday 25th June   Edwards and Coates steal the King’s crown The heat wave continues which did nothing to dampen the spirits of this new team, assembled by the enterprising Jey Jey, who had his team,  Read more »

4 juillet 2017Permalink

Match Report Entrecasteaux CC vs Geneva CC Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th April 2017

Entrecasteaux CC vs Geneva CC Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th April 2017 Played at Entrecasteaux 2 games of 35 overs each game   Saturday 29th April   On a fresh April day, with the clouds scudding across the blue sky, Entrecasteaux welcomed Switzerland’s oldest cricket club, Geneva CC, founded in  Read more »

17 mai 2017Permalink

Match report Entrecasteaux vs Beausoleil CC, Sunday May 7th 2017

Entrecasteaux vs Beausoleil CC, Sunday May 7th 2017, played at Entrecasteaux On a bright, windy day Entrecasteaux entertained Beausoleil and in winning the toss Chaminda Perera was able to score the first of his victories over his brother in law, Kavinda Karunarathnage, Beausoleil’s captain. In sending out Tom Slack (0)  Read more »

17 mai 2017Permalink

Report on the Entrecasteaux 7 aside tournament, sponsored by Siddalls Saturday 20th September 2014

With the threat of thunder storms and rain it was always going to be important to get the tournament off to a punctual start. How naïve were the organisers – when has it ever started on time and with ten teams, two leagues and 16 matches to play before a  Read more »

23 septembre 2014Permalink