Saturday 10 April sees the return of cricket for OBWCC, and after a winter without indoor nets it is safe to say that people seem to be ready and raring to get going with the new season. 

The weather looks as though it will play ball and stay dry, albeit it definitely looks like being 3-jumper weather with temperatures set to be in single figures. 

Whilst we do still have to continue to apply all the appropriate social distancing measures and COVID-compliant rules that were introduced for the cricket we were eventually able to play last summer, there are many reasons for optimism as this new season dawns and the first team selections of this summer have now been completed and announced – a whole three months earlier than last year! 

Our 1st XI travel to Taunton for their first pre-season friendly, whilst there will be an inter-club match played at Failand for everyone else. 

May your runs, wickets and victories be plentiful this season – here’s to it being a great one all round! 

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1 day ago
Two teams in action on Wednesday as the 2s taken on @Leedsmccu at the Racecourse and the 3s play Liverpool 1s away!

Good luck to both teams 🏏

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2 days ago
It’s Mental Health Awareness Week - a good chance to remind all of our members and friends of the club that “it’s OK to not be OK”. Keep talking. Stay safe. Ask for help. @mentalhealth #mentalhealth
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5 days ago
Clean sweep of games off for @OBWCC this afternoon many thanks to @YandellsSG_GM for doing all he could to get the games on at Failand - live picture included!! On to next weekend!! #BringYourFire 🔥 🔥 🔥 OBWCC photo