Rathmell CC vs. Gregson CC

30 June 2019 at Giggleswick Rathmell won the toss and elected to bat After a difficult run of fixtures against formidable opposition and a losing streak of eight games the tide had been turned with a win at Wyre. This was followed by a win at Eskdale in a close fought encounter. Was the running […]

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Eskdale CC vs. Gregson CC

24 June 2019 at Eskdale CC Gregson won the toss and elected to bat The longest away trip of the season for the Gregson, and what a pleasure it is to turn up at Eskdale Cricket Club. Surrounded by the green hills of the Lake District, the gentle sound of a steam train’s whistle echoing […]

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Gregson CC vs. Wyre CC

16 June 2019 at Wyre Gregson won the toss and elected to bat “Once more unto the breach, dear friends, once more; or close the pitch up with our Gregson dead.” So dire had the run of losses become that Captain Sumsion summoned up ‘O’ level Shakespeare classes to try and motivate the troops before […]

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Gregson CC vs. Windsor Wesleyans CC

9 June 2019 at LRGS Gregson won the toss and elected to field It would be unfair to say the Gregson was in crisis as the ninth match of the season took place against the nomads of Windsor Wesleyan. ’Winning optional’ is proudly emblazoned on their website and recruitment posters, so coming into the game […]

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Gregson CC vs. Bolton By Bowland

2 June 2019 at LRGS Bolton by Bowland won the toss and elected to bat With rain prevalent in the days leading up to the match and the LRGS groundsman in hospital, there was some doubt about the game going ahead. But if you have a problem, if no one else can help, and if […]

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Gregson CC vs. Lancaster University

19 May 2019 at LRGS Lancaster University won the toss and elected to bat Once more our friends from the University stepped in to fulfil a spare fixture. With exams and real-life looming, there was some thought in the Gregson camp that the Millennials arrayed before them might have their minds occupied on matters other […]

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Bolton by Bowland vs. Gregson CC

26 May 2019 at Bolton By Bowland Gregson won the toss and elected to field A fixtures mixup over the preceding week led to the Gregson agreeing to play Bolton By Bowland rather than Wyre in what would be the first of a three-match season series against their old rivals. Heavy rain overnight had put […]

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LRGS staff vs. Gregson CC

17 May 2019 LRGS staff won the toss and elected to bat There’s always something a little different about the game against the Grammar School staff. Sure, it’s a 20:20 on a Friday night rather than a 40 over Sunday fixture, but it is more the atmosphere. The Gregson are in the visitor’s dressing room, […]

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Gregson CC vs. MOB XI

12 May 2019 – at LRGS Gregson won the toss and elected to field It was Redmile that took the first wicket, as Syrett Sr (22) found himself caught by Sumsion at mid off. It kindled a mini-collapse as first Murad (0) and then Jones (3) saw their stumps uprooted by Waddell and Murphy, respectively. […]

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President’s XI vs. Captain’s XI

President’s XI (Reds) vs. Captain’s XI (Greens) – two innings match 5 May 2019 – at LRGS Reds won the toss and elected to field Can the Gregson cricket season really have been declared open for business until the first President’s vs. Captain’s two innings match? Certainly, some members would like to expunge the last […]

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