The Cherwell Cricket League


Welcome to The Cherwell Cricket League

This exciting, forward thinking Cricket League consists of 38 clubs across 5 counties: Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire, Northamptonshire and Oxfordshire

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IMPORTANT - the rain table in the 2017 Handbook is WRONG - Please either use the one on the website or refer to a 2016 Handbook, which is correct

2017 Division Leaders

Division 1: Dinton 1
Division 2: Buckingham Town 2
Division 3: Banbury 3
Division 4: Minster Lovell 1
Division 5: Abingdon Vale 2
Division 6: Aston Rowant 3
Division 7: Aston Rowant 4
Division 8: Abingdon Vale 3
Division 9: Tiddington 3
Division 10: Minster Lovell 3

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Potential for League Expansion

Following the merger talks with the OCA the CCL is looking to expand in 2018 and to enable this will be seeking applications to join from established Clubs.

Any Club that passes the application stage, including consultation and ground survey process, will then seek approval of the current Member Clubs at either a Special General Meeting or the Annual Meeting.

Expressions of interest need to be with the league by June 27th 2017

More details of the application process will follow shortly

Cherwell League in the News

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CRICKET: Warborough & Shillingford bowler Tim Chamberlain takes all ten wickets

Wed 24 May 2017

TIM Chamberlain realised a dream of all ten wickets in an innings and then celebrated by drinking a pint of Golden Duck Ale, writes Michael Knox.

CRICKET: Witney Swifts flying high after George Seacole's all-round show

Wed 24 May 2017

WITNEY Swifts continued their 100 per cent start to the OCA League Division 2 campaign with a seven-wicket win against visitors Wootton & Boars Hill.

CRICKET: Shipton fall short in run chase

Mon 22 May 2017

THERE was a third defeat in a row for Shipton-under-Wychwood when they lost by 24 runs at home to Chesham in a rain-affected Division 2 match.

CRICKET: Banbury tie in thriller, Horspath beat champions and Great Tew suffer in the rain

Mon 22 May 2017

BANBURY were involved in a thrilling tie when opponents Henley struck the final ball of the game for four.

CRICKET: Jack Brooks celebrates maiden first-class century

Mon 22 May 2017

JACK Brooks celebrated in style after marking his seasonal debut for Yorkshire with a maiden first-class century in the Roses Match against Lancashire at Old Trafford yesterday

CRICKET: All-rounder Carla Wood shines as Oxfordshire women storm to another huge win

Sat 20 May 2017

OXFORDSHIRE Women recorded their second successive resounding victory when they beat Dorset by a mammoth 171 runs at Bicester & North Oxford.

CRICKET: Oxfordshire Over 50s B start with two victories

Sat 20 May 2017

OXFORDSHIRE Over 50s B team began the defence of their Southern Counties Championship title with two victories.

CRICKET: Mark Baring takes five wickets as East & West Hendred win thriller

Wed 17 May 2017

MARK Baring claimed a five-wicket haul as East & West Hendred edged a thrilling clash by five runs against visitors Faringdon to take over at the top of OCA League Division 1.

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Sabin says Banbury need to be on their guard at rivals

Thu 25 May 2017

Two of the youngest sides in the Home Counties Premier Cricket League go head-to-head on Saturday.

Captain is confident Cheema will be a big hit

Wed 24 May 2017

Banbury skipper Lloyd Sabin is backing new overseas player Aizaz Cheema to be a big hit at White Post Road.

Sabin reflects on the one that go away

Mon 22 May 2017

Captain Lloyd Sabin was in philosophical mood following Saturday’s thriller with Henley.

White and Brock pave the way for Tew to earn draw

Mon 22 May 2017

Great & Little Tew II held on for a draw in a rain affected match against visitors Buckingham Town II In division two of the Cherwell Cricket League.

Banbury have to be content with a share of the spoils

Sat 20 May 2017

Banbury had to be content with a draw against Henley in Saturday’s Home Counties Premier Cricket League fixture.

Great & Little Tew suffer at the hands of Haroon

Sat 20 May 2017

It was a game captain Harry Smith said Great & Little Tew needed to win but they came up short in Saturday’s Home Counties Premier Cricket League fixture at Burnham.

Sabin sets players a challenge in first test

Thu 18 May 2017

Captain Lloyd Sabin has thrown down the gauntlet to his players – to prove they can handle the big games.

Thomas tops but Banbury have to settle for a draw

Tue 16 May 2017

An excellent performance from a make-shift Banbury III saw them have to settle for a draw at Horley in division three of the Cherwell Cricket League.

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