Oxford CC Women – newsletter, April 2018

Plenty of cricket on offer this season!

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We are entering 5 competitions in 2018, with nearly 50 matches on the cards!

  1. WML (Women’s Midlands League)
    • Oxford 1s in the Premier East Division
    • Oxford 2s in the Division 2 East (B)
  2. NatWest National Women’s Club T20 knockout Competition
    • New competition running during May/June
  3. WML Super 8s Competition
    • New competition running during May/June
    • Triangular fixtures, playing 2 matches during the day, 8-a-side pairs cricket format. Everyone is guaranteed a bat!
  4. Oxfordshire Women’s Midweek League
    • Cricket in the evenings for new and developing players
  5. Women’s soft ball cricket festivals
    • Cricket played with a soft ball for new and developing players

A full list of our weekend fixtures can be found here, including our friendlies vs Oxford University on 20 May and vs MCC on 6th July.

Please fill in your availability for these matches on play-cricket – an email has been sent out about how to do this. If you haven’t received it, please drop us a line.

Outdoor training

Outdoor training starts on Tuesday 10th April from 6pm at Jordan Hill Sports Ground, Jordan Hill Road, off Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 8EJ, and will continue on Tuesdays until September.

If the weather is looking dicey, please keep an eye on our Twitter account, where we will announce any cancellations, as well as on your email.

Subs are due!

You can now pay your 2018 subs! Please do so ASAP, via our Clubpay page. If you have any queries about this please do get in touch.

Indoor league results

Congratulations to the team, who finished runners-up to Charlbury in the 2018 Oxfordshire Indoor League.

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New kit for the 2018 season

We will be playing in coloured shirts this season (with white trousers and pads). The new kit is being subsidized by a grant from the WML, so will be available at less than cost price. The design is currently being finalized and once we have full details we will be sending out an email.

In the meantime, please don’t purchase a new white match shirt!

Socials for 2018

We are currently looking at holding a social at the Coconut Tree in Oxford, date TBC. If anyone has any suggestions for social events that they would like to do/help organise please do let us know!

Wanted: roving sports reporters!

Have you ever fancied being a Sports Reporter? Well here is your opportunity! We are looking for Sports reporters to write match reports of approx. 100 words for publication in the Oxford Mail. If you are interested in doing this please get in touch.

All stars cricket – registration open

All Stars Cricket is aimed at boys and girls aged 5–8 years. Please follow this link to register.

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