Entries by johandesilva

Highgate CC Summer Camps - 2021

Spread the Word! Our Summer Camps are live and available for booking. We start on Monday 12th July and run all the way until Friday 27th August; Camp Hours are 11:00 - 16:00. Please see the link below for more details: https://www.openplay.co.uk/tag-courses/945/all/Cricket-Camp If you have any questions contact Johan - [email protected] / WhatsApp 07481 622 […]

Easter 2021 Cricket Camps

Easter 2021 Cricket Camps will be running at Mill Hill School, NW7 1QA on: Week 1 - Tuesday 6th April to Friday 9th April (13:00 - 17:00)  Week 2 - Monday 12th April to Friday 12th April (11:00 - 16:00) If you are interested in booking on, we have some spaces available, so please use […]

Fun in the Sun at Wembley Away - 1st XI, 12th September

The 1s final game of the season was against Wembley CC at Vale Farm, home to some of the more eccentric Middlesex league icons over the years. After a difficult April/May period where it appeared cricket would be having a year off, somehow we’ve managed to eke out an enjoyable little half season, under the […]

A windy day on the Marshes - 4th XI vs SNCC (22nd August)

Many of us hadn`t played against Stoke Newington CC on Hackney Marshes before, so finding the tiny bridge (across the river Lea) to get to the ground proved challenging. Especially when there was a queue of traffic so there was a wait for other cars to leave the car park before our players could get […]

3rd XI vs Brondesbury - Saturday 18th July

Cricket in a Covid world is an odd place in the sense that it generally creates more problems than it solves. The list of considerations of a club captain is long enough as it is, with drop outs, lift co-ordination, batting orders etc, before you get to questions that perhaps no other generation of cricketers […]

2nd XI vs Twickenham - Saturday 18th July

It’s always a delight to visit the Green. Good deck, quick outfield and a bigger crowd than usual given the circumstances made for a great atmosphere as HCC 2s made the journey down South of the river. I reminisced in the car about my last journey to Twickenham, where I was 25 mins late for […]

1st XI vs Brentham - Saturday 18th July

“The secret to getting ahead is getting started” – Mark Twain After an almost 10 month hiatus, league cricket finally returned to the field of dreams on Saturday. Have we have seen the back of insufferable government press conferences, relentless zoom meetings and plain awful tiktoks? I sadly doubt it. However, a visit from Brentham CC provided some […]