Unfortunately overnight rain has waterlogged the outfield and left two soggy strips. There fore for today’s Cheriton Sixes has been cancelled. Our apologies to the players and spectators. We hope to see you next year. Beer will continue to be served at the Flowerpots Beer Festival.
Programme of Play Two leagues followed by Semis and a Final. Teams Pool 1 – Ropley, Fair Oak 1, Tichborne Park 2 Pool 2 – Steep, Tichborne Park 1, Fair Oak 2 Timings 1030 – Ropley v Fair Oak 1 1115 – Steep v Tichborne Park 1 1200 – Ropley v Tichborne Park 2 1315 – Tichborne […]
1 – Laws of Cricket All matches will be played under the latest code of the Laws of Cricket 2000 as published by the MCC, further subject to these additional competition rules. 2 – Teams, Wicket Keepers & Substitutes All matches shall be played between teams of 6 players drawn from a named squad of […]
A delightful day at the Cheriton Recreation Ground, the sun shone, six teams turned up with their supporters and people drifted down from the Beer Festival. The burgers were great big fat, juicy and tasty ones. The home made cakes were a treat. The ground looked great and played well -thanks Digger. And Cheriton won! […]
Willow Tree are unable to provide a team for the Sixes and have withdrawn. Tichborne Park are fielding a second team. I am calling them Tichborne 1st VI and 2nd VI for now. There has been some rain in Cheriton this morning but its drying up and the sun is shining. BBC weather for Monday 26th […]
You can now see the Order of Play and the Rules for the Sixes Competition. The weather forecast for Monday 26th August is excellent according to the Norwegians: Sunny with a little cloud rising to 24 deg C. As usual there will be Continuous cricket from 09:30 to 19:30 with a few more pauses for […]
With six teams competing for the coveted Flowerpots Trophy. Two round robins of 3 teams, semi-finals and a final. This will be a shorter format than previous years. It will start a little later and finish a little earlier but will still take most of the day. The rules are yet to be published for […]
Three teams would like to play in the Cheriton Sixes this August Bank Holiday Monday. Would you like to play with Tichborne Park, Ropley and Fair Oak? Please contact the club secretary Jules Anderson at firstname.lastname@example.org See the Draft Sixes page for details on how the day may be organised.