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Henley win HCPCL T20

23 Jul 2017

The HCPCL T20 finals day was held on Sunday 23rd July at Burnham Cricket Club. After heavy rain on Saturday the second pitch was unplayable so the semi-finals were reduced to 10 over matches. In the first match Henley beat High Wycombe by 10 wickets after restricting

Burnham deducted 50 points

13 Jul 2017

Following a disciplinary hearing on Wednesday night (12th July) Burnham have had  a suspended 50 point deduction activated from last season. This is reflected in the current league table.

Harefield, Henley, High Wycombe and Horspath through to T20 Finals Day

30 May 2017

Harefield, Henley, High Wycombe and Horspath all won at home to get through to the HCPCL T20 Finals day. This will be held at Burnham Cricket Club on 23rd July with both semi-finals at 11:00 (High Wycombe v Henley, Harefield v Horspath) and the final at 2:00. Harefield (136-8 off 20)

Datchet's Gareth Harte awarded contract with Durham

11 May 2017

Durham County Cricket Club have signed Datchet CC's top-order batsman Gareth Harte on a contract until the end of the 2017 season. Gareth was the top scoring batsman in Division 2 for both 2015 and 2016 and scored 101 off only 63 balls in a losing cause during Datchet's opening league match

T20 first round review

01 May 2017

Reigning HCPCL T20 Champions High Wycombe eased to a 9 wicket win over Reading at Sonning Lane whilst Finchampstead had it even easier with Amersham conceding the game. Henley squeezed past Aston Rowant’s 162 with three balls to spare, whilst Banbury’s 180 proved too much of challenge

2017 Handbook available

29 Mar 2017

The 2017 Handbook is now available online.  Please note the changes to DLS requirements, technical adjustments and the AGM amended Registration Rules. Thanks to Michael Roberts and John Goodman for pulling this together.  The handbook is dedicated to Graham Stearn who contributed a

Garth Davson chosen as one of 5 League Conference Cricketers of 2016

26 Feb 2017

2016 League Cricket Conference (LCC) National Cricketers of the Year Garth Davson of High Wycombe, the top batsman in the HCPCL 1st Division in 2016, has been selected as one of the five inaugural Neil Edwards Memorial Award (NEMA) Cricketers of the Year.  In memory of Neil's service to

Death of Simon Porter

14 Feb 2017

Simon Porter, one of the leading figures in Oxfordshire cricket for over 40 years, died at home on 9th February, aged 66. Simon was instrumental in the formation of the Cherwell League in 1974 and was its Chairman for over 20 years. He then initiated the merger with the Trinity League, a move that

Death of league stalwart Graham Stearn

19 Jan 2017

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of HCPCL Committee Member Graham Stearn. Graham died on the 13th of January after a very short illness and will be much missed by his fellow Committee Members and by the great many people involved with the League who knew Graham and whom Graham

New website manager

18 Jan 2017

The website manager is now Eric Davison.  If you have anything you wish see on the site (links or information), events to publicise (selection for representative sides, sponsored events etc) then please contact me.  eridavison@gmail.com

Toby (Jugster) Davidson's charity season

18 Jan 2017

Tring Park scorer Toby Davidson, affectionally known as "the Jugster", walked the boundary during lunch breaks throughout the 2016 season to raise funds for the SPORT RELIEF charity, reaching his target of £1,000. He completed over 110 laps of the boundary, including the last one round

HCPCL AGM 2016

18 Jan 2017

The league Annual General Meeting was held at High Wycombe Cricket Club on Thursday 15 December 2016 - minutes are now available

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Congratulations to Paul Dean

10 May 2016

Congratulations to Paul Dean - Harefield C.C. - who has been appointed as one of the scorers for the England v Pakistan Test Match at Lord's  14 - 18 July 2016

Congratulations to Simon Macey

12 Nov 2015

Many congratulations to Harefield CC Captain Simon Macey for his selection in All Out Cricket Magazine`s 2015 E.C.B Premier League XI. The team honours the best eleven players chosen from all the Premier Leagues throughout the country.A well deserved honour for Simon which recognises his