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GCB U15 EURO FESTIVAL 2016 DAY 4

Report and tables from the final day

08/08/2016

GCB U15 EURO FESTIVAL 2016 DAY 3

Details of what happened on Match Day 2

04/08/2016

GCB U15 EURO FESTIVAL 2016 - DAY 2

Match Day 2 Report and Table

03/08/2016

GCB U15 EURO FESTIVAL 2016

First day of competition loses out to rain.

01/08/2016

ICC WORLD CRICKET LEAGUE 5

Match reports from ICC as Guernsey play in Jersey 21-18 May

24/05/2016

YORKIES IN GUERNSEY

To celebrate the launch of the new Aurigny Leeds/Bradford route Gale/Bresnan/Sidebottom are coming over!

11/05/2016

RICKETY BRIDGE GUERNSEY SARNIANS SECURE FIRST WIN

Sarnians CC began their SPCL campaign with victory over Bognor Regis CC

09/05/2016

GUERNSEY GO DUTCH

A Guernsey Squad preparing for ICC WCL5 in May shared the spoils after two games this weekend at the Blackstone Academy Ground in Sussex.

26/04/2016

ICC WORLD CRICKET LEAGUE 5 SCHEDULE

The ICC have announced the who plays who and when in Jersey from 21-28 May in the ICC WCL5

09/03/2016

SAFFERY ROTARY WALK 2016

GCB NAMED AS A NOMINATED CHARITY

01/02/2016

BETWAY SPOTY AWARDS COACH OF THE YEAR ANNOUNCED

Nic Pothas was selected as Coach of the Year 2015 by the SPOTY panel

01/02/2016

GCB PICK THE WRIGHT MAN

Ashley Wright named as Head of Cricket and Cornford back

16/12/2015

GCB AWARDS NIGHT 2015

Stokes and Nightingale win again !

14/11/2015

REACHING FOR THE TOP... WELL DONE GUYS

ISLAND stars Tim Ravenscroft (left) and Dave Hooper fly the Guernsey flag at the top of Mont Blanc after completing their heroic charity climb.

26/09/2015

SUPPORT THESE GUYS

ISLAND stars Jamie Nussbaumer, Tim Ravenscroft and Dave Hooper have completed the first leg of their epic charity climb.

22/09/2015

JAZZ HATS CROWNED

AFTER the joy of the island sides World League Sic promotion, it is sad to realise the domestic season is all but over.

14/09/2015

NIGHTINGALES ON FORM, BUT NOT ENOUGH

OLLIE NIGHTINGALE made a half-century on his first appearance of the tournament and younger brother Tom added his own fifty.

13/09/2015

HOOPS IS 'THE MAN' AGAIN... PROMOTION ACHIEVED

DAVE HOOPER, man of the match for the second day running, paid tribute to a gutsy Norwegian side who pushed Guernsey so hard and so long in todays nervy WCL6 semi-final clash at Frinton on Sea.

11/09/2015

HOOPS KEEPS US ON TRACK... NORWAY NEXT

JAMIE NUSSBAUMERS Guernsey side head in to the semi-finals of World League Six in Essex with a three from three record, but Suriname made it tough for them today at picturesque Halstead.

10/09/2015

STOKES HITS ANOTHER 'TON'

GUERNSEY are through to the semi-finals of the ICC World League Six tournament after a second crushing victory in Essex, this time against Botswana.

08/09/2015

NEWEY CENTURY LIGHTS UP COLCHESTER

OLLIE NEWEY is a classic example of the Pothas era developing a player of real note.

07/09/2015

FINALLY 'SAVS' GETS HIS TROPHY

THE curtain came down on the domestic season at the top end with a five-wicket win for a Lee Savident inspired Odey St Pierre/Rovers side in the KRyS Global Evening league Cup Final at KGV.

05/09/2015

AN ELTON FOR THE LADIES

ELTON JOHN has always been known for his philanthropic nature.

02/09/2015

OVER-35s DENIED BY RAIN

GH SMIT smashed a superb century but Guernsey Over-35s were denied victory over their Jersey counterparts by the rain at KGV.

30/08/2015

WE FANCY A FULL INDIAN

JERSEY Post cricket correspondent Mark Saralis has compared this weekend's inter-island games to Indian meals.

28/08/2015

MORE INTER-ISLAND CLASHES LOOM

AFTER the glory of last Saturday, attention switches to three more inter-island clashes this coming Bank Holiday weekend.

26/08/2015

IRREGULARS' BYRNE UP AT PORT SOIF

SKIPPER Rob Byrne lead from the front with a man-of-the-match performance as Cannon Irregulars won the Swoffers GCA Championship Trophy with a comprehensive 7-wicket victory over NGIT Cobo Tigers 2nd XI at Port Soif.

24/08/2015

WORLD LEAGUE SQUADS ANNOUNCED

ICC have confirmed the squad lists for the forthcoming World league Six tournament in Essex.

24/08/2015

GUERNSEY WIN BACK TROPHY

MATT STOKES produced a man of the performance as Nic Pothass lads denied Jersey a fourth straight inter-insular win in dramatic fashion at Port Soif.

22/08/2015

ISLAND SQUAD'S FINAL PRACTICE

NIC POTHAS finally beat the fog and cloud to fly in from Southampton and oversee the national teams last session before Saturdays big one.

20/08/2015

TON FOR YOUNGER STOKES

ANTHONY STOKES scored an undefeated 111 at Preston Nomads picturesque ground on Wednesday as the Guernsey U16s thrashed a Sussex XI by 148 runs.

20/08/2015

HEROIC BETLEY JUST SHORT OF CENTURY

YOUNG Rory Betley just missed out on a deserved century as he steered NGIT Cobo B to a tense and exciting win over league champions 2mi Wanderers in the semi-final of the Swoffers Weekend League Bowl.

17/08/2015

CRICKETERS SWAPPING THE FIELD FOR THE ALPS

THREE of Guernseys top cricketers are set to climb Mont Blanc in the first of a series of fundraising challenges being undertaken by the island side.

14/08/2015

GCB XI WIN 2-0 IN GATESHEAD

BEN FERBRACHE saw the GCB XI XI home for the second day running as Nic Pothass side claimed the Hilton Newcastle Gateshead Challenge Series trophy by two matches to nil.

11/08/2015

ADVANTAGE GUERNSEY IN GATESHEAD + UK LEAGUE ROUND-UP

NIC POTHAS praised his sides new found resilience after a cracking 83- run over the Northern Universities Select Cricket XI in Gateshead today.

10/08/2015

2mi WANDERERS LAND CHAMPIONSHIP

2MI Wanderers' 2nd XI clinched the Swoffers Championship title by one point with a hard-fought 22-run win over NGIT Cobo Tigers 2nd XI at KGV.

09/08/2015

LE MESSURIER STUNS JERSEY

DAN LE MESSURIER produced an outstanding all-round performance to send Jersey crashing to their first defeat at the Pepsi ICC Europe U15s Trophy in Rugby today.

06/08/2015

BOYS SHOW THEIR METTLE

MONDAY a double disaster. Tuesday the turnaround.

04/08/2015

STOKES HITS BRILLIANT CENTURY

MATT STOKES was in brilliant form with the bat in the UK yesterday, scoring an undefeated 120 in guiding St Cross to victory in the Southern Electric Premier League.

03/08/2015

TIE SECURES NGIT COBO ANOTHER TITLE

THE evening league has been going for many, many decades, and the chase for its biggest prize has featured some classic climaxes.

28/07/2015

INAUGURAL GIRLS EVENT A DEVELOPMENTAL TRIUMPH

A COLLECTIVE thumbs up has been given to the inaugural Mourant Ozannes Three Islands Girls Cricket Tournament.

27/07/2015

ANOTHER DAY, ANOTHER TITLE FOR COBO

JAMIE NUSSBAUMERS Cobo side are still on for the clean sweep.

26/07/2015

LE TISSIER IS EVENING PLAYER OF JUNE

LUKE LE TISSIER is the KRyS Global Evening League player of the month for June.

22/07/2015

YARDS CALLS TIME ON CAREER

Michael Yardy announces retirement at end of season

21/07/2015

LE TISSIER IS EVENING PLAYER OF JUNE

LUKE LE TISSIER is the KRyS Global Evening League player of the month for June.

17/07/2015

GOOD EFFORTS IN DENMARK - 'PREMIER' WASHOUT!

WHILE filthy drizzle put an early finish to tonights Swoffers Premiership game between Cobo Tigers and Odey St Pierre/Rovers, Guernsey U18s got two T20 games in on their Danish tour.

14/07/2015

YOUNG TALENT SHINES HOME AND AWAY

TWENTY-FOURS after Josh Butler hit a superb century and took four wickets Tom Nightingale produced his own brilliant individual performance.

14/07/2015

BATAILLE STATION!

ZAK DAMARELL has never played better and his two man of the match performances propelled NGIT Cobo Tigers to this years Swoffers T20 Bataille trophy at KGV.

12/07/2015

DENMARK TRIP COMPRISES FOUR GAMES FOR U18s

ISLAND captain Jamie Nussbaumer and GCB coach Dave Hooper, will take charge of the Guernsey U18s squad which travel to Denmark this weekend for games against the host country and the Netherlands.

10/07/2015

ROUSE SHOWS HIS CLASS

DARREN ROUSE arrived in the island with a reputation as a classy batsman and the newcomer underlined that with a match-winning knock for the champions NGIT Cobo Tigers at KGV this evening.

09/07/2015

PORT SOIF TO STAGE INTER INSULAR

PORT SOIF will be the venue for the 2015 inter-insular cricket match.

06/07/2015

THE NIGHTINGALES SING

TOM NIGHTINGALE scored a fine 53 for Sussex Premier League side Billingshurst in their big win over Cuckfield on Saturday.

05/07/2015

SECOND TON FOR GALE

JAMES GALE hit his second century of the season as 2mi Wanderers eased to an 85-run win over Odey Rovers in one of two Swoffers Premiership games.

22/06/2015

UNDER-11s NEARLY PULL OFF AMAZING RECOVERY

THEIR top scorer was wides with 21 and their next top scorer byes with 11, but Guernsey U11s nearly defended just 69 in their inter-insular at KGV today.

20/06/2015

U11s READY FOR JERSEY BATTLE

SEVEN schools are represented in the 13 players named to represent Guernsey U11s against Jersey this Saturday.

18/06/2015

TRAGIC EVENTS OVERSHADOW THE GAME

MARK PITHERS of Cavaliers sadly passed away on the field on Monday night whilst playing in EL4 at Memorial Field.

16/06/2015

NAIRN HITS CENTURY

NAIRN GUILBERT and Tim Ravenscroft produced the two outstanding performances of todays round of Swoffers Premiership matches.

14/06/2015

BIRKETT BEST OF GUERNSEY CONTINGENT

STEVE BIRKETT was in the runs but the CI Over-50s lost to a strong Hampshire side by 76 runs in their opening group match of a new season at Grainville.

12/06/2015

ONE FOR THE FAMILY SCRAPBOOK

THE young Guilbert brothers were to the fore as Miton Optimal got the better of NGIT Cobo in the Swoffers Championship.

08/06/2015

STOKES SINKS GRIFFINS - AGAIN!

CANACCORD GRIFFINS are getting sick at the sight of Matt Stokes.

04/06/2015

ISLAND STARS IN COUNTY LEAGUE ACTION

A handful of Guernseys top players were in county league action over the weekend and there were some encouraging performances.

01/06/2015

NIGHTINGALES FULLY ON SONG

BACK for half-term from Lancing College, Tom Nightingale scored a superb undefeated 149 as 2mi Wanderers batsmen made the proverbial hay against Elizabeth College at the College Field on Saturday.

31/05/2015

THE BEN AND DEC SHOW

BEN FITCHET hit his first 'long game' century to mark a remarkable representative debut and teenager Declan Martel then span out the touring MCC in a superb 36-run triumph for the GCB XI on a belter of a wicket at KGV today.

28/05/2015

BARRETT TROPHY RETAINED

THE Warren Barrett Memorial Trophy stays in local hands for another year after Tuesdays 56-run T20 win over the MCC at Port Soif.

26/05/2015

MCC SQUADS NAMED

JAMIE NUSSBAUMER will lead two particularly youthful line-ups in next weeks games against the touring MCC.

25/05/2015

THIRD WIN FOR GRIFFINS B

DAMIAN WALLEN was again in the runs as Canaccord Griffins B made it three straight wins in KRyS Gkobal Evening League Two tonight.

20/05/2015

NUSSBAUMER STARS IN DIV. 1 OPENER

THE defending champions made a confident start to their KRyS Global Division One campaign at a breezy and chilly Port Sort Soif tonight.

19/05/2015

HARRIS SHINES IN FINE ELIZABETH WIN

ELIZABETH COLLEGE completed a hat-trick of victories over old rivals Victoria with a six-wicket win in Jersey.

18/05/2015

FOURTH PLACE WITH HONOURS

FARMERS Field is a wonderfully scenic and a touch romantic place to play cricket.

13/05/2015

YOUNG TOM LIFTS SAINTS

YOUNG Tom Veillard again showed his promise with good runs and wickets as Rock Garden St Saviours A beat Clubhouse Optimists two by 23 runs at Port Soif in KRyS Global Evening League Two.

13/05/2015

FOUR-WAY FIGHT FOR TITLE

ITALY, the defending champions, ended our proud 100% record in todays penultimate round of the 2015 Pepsi ICC European T20 Championships in Jersey.

11/05/2015

KIMBERS M-O-M DOUBLE ON GREAT DAY ONE

THE first day of Pepsi ICC Europe Division One saw plenty of action on day one with six matches taken place across the morning and afternoon fixtures.

10/05/2015

WINNING START AT GRAINVILLE

WELL and truly 'Klokkered' at Hove two summers ago, Guernsey's youthful new-look side exacted sweet revenge with a superb 23-run over Denmark at grey Grainville in today's opening round of games in the Pepsi ICC European T20 Championships.

09/05/2015

SKIPPERS LOOK FORWARD

NATIONAL captain James Nussbaumer is looking forward to see the development of his squad at the Pepsi ICC Europe Division 1 tournament in Jersey, which starts Saturday.

08/05/2015

PEATFIELD HITS 85 AND LOSES!

CJ PEATFIELD smashed a seasons best 85 in the fledgling KRyS Global Evening League, but still ended up on the losing side at KGV on Thursday.

08/05/2015

BEN HAS A BIG HEART

National Player Ben Ferbrache gets checked out

06/05/2015

ONE WIN AND ONE LOSS IN SUSSEX

SIX days before they take on the Danes to embark on their ICC European T20 Championship campaign, Nic Pothass young guns gained a morale boosting 33-run win in Blackstone, Sussex yesterday.

04/05/2015

28-RUN DEFEAT IN SUSSEX

AFTER the rain clouds finally moved away under the Sussex Downs at Blackstone, Guernsey slipped to a 28-run loss to the strong Sussex CCC Academy side in a T20 game today.

03/05/2015

MARKHAM HITS FIRST FIFTY

NEW dad Chris Markham celebrated with the seasons first half-century at the Memorial Field this evening.

27/04/2015

BUTLER AND BUSHELL NAMED IN EURO SQUAD

YOUNGSTERS Josh Butler and Alex Bushell are set for their first national senior appearances after being named in the14-man squad for the ICC European T20 championships in Jersey in a fortnight.

24/04/2015

EIGHT GREATS HONOURED... VOTE FOR FOUR MORE

TWELVE of the island's all-time cricketers are to be honoured with specially designed concrete seating benches at the King George V Field, home of island cricket.

15/04/2015

GUERNSEY GET SUSSEX GREEN LIGHT

THE annual meeting of the Sussex Cricket league, held tonight (Monday) in the Long Room at the Hove Ground, home of Sussex CCC, voted unanimously to accept Guernsey into their leagues from 2016.

13/04/2015

BOTSWANA WIN WORLD LEAGUE 6 SPOT

BOTSWANA have filled one of he last two available places in the ICC World League Six tournament to be staged in Essex this September.

09/04/2015

ENGLAND STAR RETURNS

ENGLAND women's star Sarah Taylor is back in the island this week as part of a four-strong Sussex coaching contingent here to take the next step in developing the local girls and women's game.

07/04/2015

GCB EASTER SUSSEX CCC SCHEDULE 2015

Thursday 9 April - U15-U19 Island Squad - 10.00am 12.30pm...

07/04/2015

SCCC/GCB EPP Camp Abu Dhabi

Final blog from the boys in Abu Dhabi

07/04/2015

SCCC/GCB EPP Academy in Abu Dhabi

Day 3-5 UPDATE plus pictures from the boys in the sand

06/04/2015

Abu Dhabi Blog Photos

Nairn and Nairn in the nets in Abu Dhabi

02/04/2015

SCCC/GCB EPP Camp

Abu Dhabi Day 1 & 2 BLOG

01/04/2015

LUCKY BOYS...

TWO of the islands emerging young cricketers are off to the sun this weekend.

24/03/2015

ICC EUROPEAN T20 SCHEDULE ANNOUNCED

GUERNSEY have the carrot of playing alongside current World Cup nations Ireland, Scotland and Afghanistan if they win the ICC European Regional T20 tournament in Jersey in May.

24/03/2015

NEW POSITIONS AT GCB

THE Guernsey Cricket Board is about to advertise the attached Women and Girls CDO and Cricket Activator positions.

12/03/2015

ICC EUROPE T20 SCHEDULE ANNOUNCED

GUERNSEY have the carrot of playing alongside current World Cup nations Ireland, Scotland and Afghanistan if they win the ICC European Regional T20 tournament in Jersey in May.

11/03/2015

TESTING START FOR THE COLLEGE

ITS a big year for the National senior squad and they will open the 2015 season in the first of seven Elizabeth College Challenge series matches at the College Field on the last weekend of April.

23/02/2015

ESSEX IT IS...

GUERNSEYS National cricketers will try and win back a place at World League Five level in Essex this September.

18/02/2015

MAKING UMPIRES OUT OF YOU

PLAYERS at both ends of the age spectrums have signed up for the new umpires training course.

10/02/2015

STEFFAN ENCOURAGED

FOLLOWING his third visit to the island in the space of a couple of months, new island fast bowling guru Steffan Jones left the island encouraged after a busy weekends work.

02/02/2015

MAJOR MERGER CONFIRMED

EVENING cricket will be a few teams lighter after the full merger between Rovers and St Pierre.

27/01/2015

SUSSEX LEAGUE COMMITTEE BACK GUERNSEY INTRODUCTION

GUERNSEY cricket has taken a big step towards playing in the Sussex Leagues from 2016.

21/01/2015

GCB YEARBOOK HITS THE SHELVES !

The latest issue of the ever popular GCB Yearbook is out now! This is the ninth edition of the current format and as ever includes all the statistics, news, pictures and stories from another packed cricket year.

21/01/2015

NATIONAL AND LIONS SQUAD FOR 2015

As cricket comes out of winter hibernation Nic Pothas, Director of Cricket at Guernsey Cricket has announced the players he will be working with down at the ICG ahead of a busy 2015 for the Greens.

31/12/2014

WILL SHINES IN SRI LANKA - RAVENSCROFT BACK SUSSEX ACADEMY

WILL FAZAKERLEY, the Guernsey under-19 all-rounder, is the first islander to benefit from a new link between county side Sussex and the islands national cricket side sponsors - Ravenscroft.

28/12/2014

40-OVERS PER SIDE PREMIERSHIP GAMES

SWOFFERS Premiership cricket will be 40 overs per side in 2015 and sides have been given the go ahead to bring in guest players from the UK and beyond in a bid to raise the strength of the game.

22/12/2014

FAST BOWLING CONSULTANT JONES CONFIRMED

STEFFAN JONES, the former Somerset fast bowler, is highly thought of as a fast bowling coach and Guernsey are delighted to have won his services as a bowling consultant.

11/12/2014

POSITIVE TALKS AT HOVE

GUERNSEYS case for inclusion into the Sussex Leagues from 2016 was today discussed at an exploratory meeting the County Ground, Hove.

10/12/2014

GCB AGM LOOMING

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 2014

10/12/2014

SUSSEX PRESS RELEASE

Trio agree new deals at Hove

19/11/2014

ICC EUROPE MEDIA RELEASE

GACUS members Martin Gray and Simon Welch named on new ICC Europe Umpires Panel. See full release

18/11/2014

INAUGURAL CONFERENCE GOES DOWN A TREAT

ALL the months of planning was made worthwhile with those 60-plus coaches, players and umpires on the inaugural GCB-JCB Coaching Conference at the ICG, having given the day-long event the thumbs up.

10/11/2014

SUSSEX LEAGUE SUITS OUR NEEDS PERFECTLY

SHOULD the Is be dotted and the Ts crossed then the islands top cricketers will be playing regular UK league cricket in two years.

05/11/2014

THREE-DAY GCB ANNUAL REVIEW

THE powers behind Guernsey cricket have spend three full days assessing all aspects of the island game and setting new targets.

05/11/2014

EXPERIENCE HAWKEYE AT ICG CONFERENCE

HAWKEYE will be there to see in its full technical glory and so will be one of the UKs top officials in two of the biggest sports.

28/10/2014

GRIFFINS GO INTO HALF-TERM WELL CLEAR

GOLDRIDGE Griffins go into the half-term break six points clear at the top of the Grant Thornton Premier Division.

28/10/2014

FRITHY WINS NEWLY-NAMED HAMILTON TROPHY

SADLY he could not be at the Farmhouse to receive his trophy, but Jeremy Frith will have had a lump in his throat in learning he had become the first recipient of the Alan Hamilton Memorial Trophy.

10/10/2014

AWARDS PRESENTATION 2014

It's that time of year again. Click below for information about the Awards Presentation 2014.

20/09/2014

JERSEY GET T20 CHAMPIONSHIPS

JERSEY has won the right to stage the ICC European Division One T20 Championships next year.

16/09/2014

CORNFORD BACKS TURNAROUND

NOBODY likes to lose and our former senior national coach Andy Cornford is no different.

11/09/2014

STROLLERS CONFIRMED CHAMPIONS

IMPERIUM Thunderbats just missed out on net run rate having matched their points total, but a year after landing the Division Five title, Strollers have been confirmed as the Division Four champions.

10/09/2014

INDOOR NETS... GET PLAYING

THE challenge is on to train up a Guernsey indoor cricket side for the World Championships in 2015.

08/09/2014

SIX-WICKET DEFEAT FOR GUERNSEY

PETER GOUGH's masterful undefeated 88 saw Jersey through to an easy defence of the NatWest Trophy at Farmer's Field deep in potato country in St Martin today.

08/09/2014

GUILBERT (14) SHINES AS MITON COMPLETE DOUBLE

NAIRN GUILBERT, just 14, was man of the match as a patched up Miton Optimal completed a Swoffers Weekend Premier double.

01/09/2014

2mi WANDERERS LIFT DIV. 2 TITLE

TIM BELTON turned back the clock with a perfectly timed unbeaten 49 to see 2mi Wanderers B through to the win over Optimists Two on Friday evening that ensured them of the KRyS Global Division Two title.

31/08/2014

RUTHLESS GRIFFINS

THEY may have clinched another divisional title, but Goldridge Griffins B are not easing back yet.

25/08/2014

CAPTAIN KIRK FOR 'A' SIDE

TOM KIRK will captain the national A side in their inter-insular match at Port Soif this coming Sunday.

21/08/2014

NOT SUCH A STROLL NOW

VAGABONDS have kept the Division Four title chase alive after a convincing win over leaders Strollers on the divisional Super Sunday.

18/08/2014

NATIONAL SQUADS NAMED FOR TOURS

YOUNG 15-year-old batsman Tom Nightingale is among the 17 players spread over two 12-man squads named for the upcoming National squad fixtures against Northern Universities and the Sussex Academy in the UK.

13/08/2014

NIGHTINGALE CELEBRATES

OLLY NIGHTINGALE celebrated his national team call-up for the forthcoming Sussex Academy games with an undefeated 47 for club side 2mi Wanderers on Tuedsay evening.

12/08/2014

THE BATAILLE IS WON

TIM RAVENSCROFT and Alex Bushell batted Wanderers out of the game and youngsters Josh Butler and Tom Veillard made hay with the ball as the inaugural Swoffers Bataille Cup competition ended with a comfortable win for Next Generation Cobo Tigers at KGV.

11/08/2014

PLAYER OF THE MONTH FOR JULY

AS CANNON IRREGULARS make a concerted bid for the Division Two Championship, their star player, Jack Byrne, has won the overall KRyS Global Evening League player of the month award for July.

06/08/2014

U19s SET FOR ESSEX

GUERNSEYS under-19s will be in Essex next week for the Pepsi ICC Europe U19 Division Two.

26/07/2014

U15s TRIUMPH OVER SUSSEX EAGLES

Guernseys under-15s beat Sussex Eastern Eagles by six wickets on Wednesday.

24/07/2014

MITON TAKE WEEKEND CHAMPIONSHIP

Miton Optimal 2nd XI have won the Swoffers GCB Weekend League Championship after beating Rock Garden St Saviours on Sunday at the KGV.

21/07/2014

PEATFIELD and VEILLARD REWARDED

WILL PEATFIELD has done more than most to maintain the Miton Optimal title challenge in the Swoffers Premiership.

19/07/2014

VITAL WIN FOR WANDERERS

WITH storm clouds gathering over the KGV Richard Veillard hit an unbeaten 43 to give 2mi Wanderers a vital win over champions Cobo Tigers in their bid to stave off relegation from Division One of the KRyS Global Evening League.

19/07/2014

LET BATAILLE COMMENCE

THE draw has been made for the inaugural Swoffers T20 Bataille and GCA Premier Cup end-of-season competitions which feature the islands four premier weekend clubs ONLY.

17/07/2014

ROVERS EASE RELEGATION WORRIES

ODEY Rovers look all but safe from relegation after defeating a depleted LML St Pierre by eight wickets at a sunlit Port Soif on Tuesday.

17/07/2014

SUSSEX STAR SERVES UP MASTERCLASS

MIKE YARDY, the Sussex and England international, has been in the island today to discuss a benefit dinner in the island this autumn but also conduct a middle and fielding net practice session for the island's under-15s and under-19s.

17/07/2014

OPTIMISTS LIVE IN HOPE

THEY made it unnecessarily difficult for themselves but Optimists beat Goldridge Griffins with four balls to spare at a dull KGV on Monday night to give themselves hope of avoiding the drop.

15/07/2014

MORE BIG RUNS FOR NEWEY - HOOPER HEROICS

OLLIE NEWEY claimed four wickets and hit an undefeated 73 as Next Generation Cobo Tigers swept aside 2mi Wanderers at KGV to strengthen their position at the top of the Swoffers Premiership.

14/07/2014

COBO REGAIN ROZEL SHIELD

COBO have regained the Rozel Shield as KRyS Global Evening league champions.

11/07/2014

CRICKET MOURNS A GREAT FRIEND

THIS has been a desperately sad day for island cricket with the news of the sudden death of GCB groundsman Alan Hamilton.

10/07/2014

DENMARK BITE BACK

THE young Guernsey A side return home on Friday after a 2-1 series win over Denmark A in Copenhagen.

10/07/2014

DOUBLE OVER THE DANES

NIC POTHASS Guernsey 'A' performed with bat and ball in Denmark to comfortably defeat the home country by seven wickets.

10/07/2014

PEATFIELD SINKS WANDERERS

GRIFFINS boosted their chances of finishing second in the KRyS Global Division One table on the back of another fine-all-round display by Will Peatfield at KGv on Tuesday night.

09/07/2014

IMPROVEMENT IN DEFEAT

THE inexperience of the Guernsey women's team and absence of the hard-hitting Emma Atkinson were key as Jersey won the return inter-island game at the College Field by seven wickets with just over seven overs to spare.

08/07/2014

U15s INTER INSULAR SIDE NAMED

Following their successful Sussex tour Dave Hoopers U15s side now prepare to take on the old foes - Jersey.

04/07/2014

WEEKEND ROUND-UP

The Swoffers Premiership has already been covered, but a less glorious tale was that of our island ladies whose inexperience was highlighted with a crushing defeat at Grainville in Jersey.

01/07/2014

TEAM-MATES SCORE MAIDEN CENTURIES

Two team-mates scoring their first ever centuries, in the same game and finishing on the same score.

30/06/2014

STOKES CLOSE TO A 'DOUBLE'

MATT STOKES today came within 12 runs of joining a very elite band of cricketers to score two inter-collegiate centuries in the same season.

28/06/2014

MECHEM RETURNS

HANNAH Mechem returns to the Guernsey ranks for Saturdays womens cricket inter-insular in Jersey.

27/06/2014

BEN AT HIS VERY BEST

COBO topped 300 and Ben Ferbrache smashed a quality 94 in the Swoffers Weekend Premiership today.

23/06/2014

GRAMMAR TRIUMPH IN JERSEY

GRAMMAR cricket continue to revive nicely and in Jersey on Friday their senior colts side enjoyed a fine win over De la Salle College.

22/06/2014

ANOTHER BIG SCORE FOR MARTIN

JASON Martin hit his third KRyS Global Evening League Division One half-century in four matches as Goldridge Griffins squeaked home against struggling Clubhouse Optimists with five balls to spare at KGV on Tuesday night.

11/06/2014

CHAMPS RETURN TO WINNING WAYS

TIM DUKE gave them a brief scare with two top-order wickets, but LML St Pierre returned to winning ways at Port Soif on Monday evening after two successive defeats in the top flight of the KRyS Global Evening League.

10/06/2014

LUCKY LUKE IS FIRST PLAYER OF MONTH

LUKE GALLIENNE is the first of this seasons four KRyS Global Evening League player of the month winners.

09/06/2014

NATIONAL SIDE DUO IN FORM IN UK

YOUNG island players Jordan Martel and Lucas Baker played significant roles in victories for their UK club sides on Saturday.

09/06/2014

NIGHTINGALE & FERBRACHE SHINE

TOM NIGHTINGALE played a match-winning innings belying his young age as he and veteran Pierre Moody guided 2mi Wanderers to a fine six-wkt win over Odey ORs in the Swoffers Weekend Premiership at KGV.

08/06/2014

WHITEHEAD'S TON4ATON SUCCESS

THE Only Fools and Donkeys charity is 100 better off after Sam Whitehead became the first winner of this summers new Swoffers Weekend Cricket initiative Ton4ATon.

07/06/2014

LIONS SQUAD FOR COPENHAGEN NAMED

THE Kirk brothers - Tom and Josh will each get a chance to test their captaincy skills for the Guernsey Lions side next month.

05/06/2014

THE CHAMPIONS LOSE AGAIN

BEN FERBRACHE hit a maximum off the penultimate ball from young Dan Martin as Next Generation Cobo Tigers inflicted a second straight defeat on the KRyS Global Evening League champions LML St Pierre at Port Soif on Tuesday.

04/06/2014

BAIN'S SPECTACULAR CAREER BEST

MATT BAIN had never previously scored more than 12 in an innings.

31/05/2014

NEWEY SHINES IN DEFEAT OF MCC

OLLY NEWEY (49 not out) and Jeremy Frith comfortably saw the national side over the line in last evenings T20 challenge game against the MCC at King George V Field.

30/05/2014

FOUR MATCH TOUR FOR UNDER-11s

LAST week it was the island Under-13s who were in Sussex, this weekend it is the turn of the Under-11s.

25/05/2014

BIGGINS BACK FOR MCC CLASH

YOUNGSTERS get their chance again in the two sides Nic Pothas has named to take on the touring MCC next week, but there is also a spot for former island captain Andy Biggins and the new assistant coach, Stu Bisson.

23/05/2014

GRIFFINS DEFEAT CHAMPIONS

JASON MARTIN hit his second successive KRyS Global Evening League half-century, but only this time it was in a marvellous winning effort for Goldridge Griffins.

21/05/2014

NIGHTINGALE'S 50 CHEERS COACH

OLLIE Nightingales maiden half-century in senior national colours was the standout performance of Guernseys second game against Denmark at Blackstone.

20/05/2014

TOO EASY FOR WANDERERS

OPTIMISTS got as good as they deserved at Port Soif last night where opponents 2mi Wanderers romped to an eight-wicket win with 6.1 overs to spare.

20/05/2014

MATCH-WINNER STOKES PROVIDES RAY OF SUNSHINE

A DAY of plusses and minuses for Guernsey cricket today.

19/05/2014

OPENING WIN FOR ODEY ROVERS

TOM KIRK'S superb piece of fielding which got rid of dangerman Jeremy Frith proved decisive as Odey Rovers opened their KRyS Global Evening League campaign with a 19-run win over 2mi Wanderers at Port Soif.

17/05/2014

TRUE GUERN BISSON JOINS NIC'S TEAM

NIC POTHAS has welcomed Stuart Bisson, the recent island bowler and Odey Rovers stalwart, onto his backroom team for the Carlsberg Trophy weekend clashes against Denmark in Sussex.

15/05/2014

SIX SIXES FROM TIM

TIM RAVENSCROFT provided the fireworks as Next Generation Cobo Tigers opened the new KRyS Global Evening League Division One season with a far from easy 20-run win over Goldridge Griffins.

13/05/2014

BUSHELL AND FERBRACHE SAVE COBO

ALEX BUSHELL smashed a six over wide mid-wicket to clinch a remarkable first-day win for defending champions Cobo Tigers in the Swoffers weekend Premiership today.

12/05/2014

FRITH BACK FOR DENMARK GAME

NIC POTHAS has made several changes to the national side which starts its summer programme with a trip to Sussex to play a Denmark XI at The Sutton Winson Academy Ground Blackstone on 17th and 18th May.

11/05/2014

RAVENSCROFT INDEPENDENTS WIN OPENER

AFTER their relegation from the top-flight Ravenscroft Independents made a winning start to life back in Division Two of the KRyS Global Evening League on Tuesday evening.

07/05/2014

SMIT HITS 59 ON WANDERERS DEBUT

2mi Wanderers got their season off to a winning start against Elizabeth College in the opening match of the Elizabeth College Challenge with a three-wicket victory chasing 192.

04/05/2014

SOGGY OUTFIELDS HITTING PROGRAMME

THE opening week of the KRyS Global Evening Leagues continues to be hit by the heavy showers and high water table around the grounds.

03/05/2014

JUST TOO WET...EXCEPT FOR CATS

THERE was no play on Tuesday night in the KRyS Global Evening League due to the soggy conditions across the GCB grounds.

01/05/2014

BYRNE BOYS DELAY THE POST..

THE Byrne twins combined to earn Irregulars a tight nine-run win in their opening Division Two clash of the season against Guernsey post at Port Soif.

29/04/2014

WEEKEND WASHOUT

SPARE a thought for the Welsh Over-55s.

28/04/2014

BOYS EDGED OUT BY INDIAN SCHOOL

DESPITE a plucky run chase the Guernsey U15s fell just short as they chased down the Indian school Jain B in Corfu Friday.

27/04/2014

CLAPHAM LEADS O45s

A Guernsey Over-45s team is playing a friendly against Wales Over-50s at KGV on Sunday (11.00 start).

27/04/2014

GH GOES A WANDERING

2mi Wanderers have announced a major signing ahead of the new Swoffers Weekend League.

26/04/2014

BOYS BREAK THEIR DUCK IN CORFU

DECLAN MARTEL and Louis Falla both compiled half-centuries as the GCB Under-15s eased to their first win at the Corfu Schools Festival.

23/04/2014

CORFU TEST AHEAD OF ICC TOURNAMENT

THE GCB Under-15s have lost their two opening matches at the Corfu International Schools Festival, but they were always going to be up against it as the opposition sides are playing boys up to the age of 17.

22/04/2014

NEWEY SHINES IN OPENER

OLLIE NEWEY struck a fine century in a high scoring start to the domestic cricket season at KGV which saw CoboTigers land the Dave Fisher Memorial Trophy.

22/04/2014

NEW ENGLAND SELECTOR 'GUS' AT FARMHOUSE

THE Guernsey Sporting Dinner Club's second guest speaker of the year NEXT TUESDAY 22nd APRIL AT THE FARMHOUSE (7.45pm start) is the newly appointed England Selector, Angus Fraser, who is also Director of Cricket at Middlesex CCC.

19/04/2014

FRITH CAPTAIN'S GCB CHAIRMAN'S XI

JEREMY FRITH will captain a strong GCB Chairmans XI against the champions Cobo Tigers in Saturdays season curtain-raiser the annual Dave Fisher Memorial Trophy challenge match.

17/04/2014

DUBAI TRIO BACK AND RARING TO GO

THREE of the island's brightest cricket prospects are back on home turf and raring to go for the new cricket season, having learnt a whole lot more about the technical aspects of their game in a week-long trip with Sussex county hopefuls in Dubai.

16/04/2014

NEW GLOBAL SPONSORS FOR EVENING LEAGUE

THE Guernsey Cricket Boards determination to strengthen evening cricket in the era of T20 has been given a major boost with the announcement of a new sponsorship deal with KRyS Global.

02/04/2014

LAST DAY HIGH AND FIRST WIN

GUERNSEYS hard work and perseverance paid off today as they thrashed Cayman Islands to avoid the wooden-spoon in World League Division five.

25/03/2014

CI CRICKET MOURNS 'KD'

THE Channel Islands contingent and, in particular, the Jersey squad, have been shocked to learn of the sudden death today of Keith Dennis who was in Malaysia to watch the World League Division Five tournament.

11/03/2014

A WORLD CHAMPION SEND-OFF

THE islands top cricketers, under the leadership of Nic Pothas and captain Jamie Nussbaumer, will fly out to Malaysia on Wednesday with the words of a local sporting legend ringing in their ears.

24/02/2014

WOMENS CRICKET PROGRAMME ANNOUNCEMENT

THE Guernsey Cricket Board are delighted to be able to announce the signing of a three year deal with Romanillos & Cook as title sponsor to the GCB Womens Cricket Programme.

17/02/2014

SARAH TAYLOR VISIT NEXT WEEK

ONE of Englands recent womens Ashes heroines will be in the island next week coaching the islands emerging lady cricketers at the ICG.

11/02/2014

MALAYSIA SQUAD NAMED

NIC POTHAS said he had to make some tough decisions in finalising his 14-man squad to represent Guernsey at next months ICC Pepsi World Division Five tournament in Malaysia.

06/02/2014

WANDERERS JUMP TO TOP

2mi WANDERERS A have jumped to the top of the Grant Thornton Indoor League Championship after back-to-back wins at the ICG Centre last night.

28/01/2014

SIX-TEAM TOP FLIGHT

INDEPENDENTS have at their own request been permitted to drop to Division Two for this summers Evening League.

28/01/2014

18-MAN PROVISIONAL SQUAD NAMED

NIC POTHAS, national director of cricket, has named a youthful 18-man squad from which the final 14 to contest the ICC World League Division Five championship will be selected to travel to Malaysia in March.

20/01/2014

JERSEY OUR LAST WORLD DIV.5 OPPONENTS

OUR director of cricket Nic Pothas is cool and relaxed at the schedule dealt his national cricket team's way for the World Division Five tournament in Malaysia early in March.

20/01/2014

LATEST ON 2014 LEAGUE FORMATS

THE Guernsey Cricket Board has digested the feedback received at the meeting in mid December and has taken that feedback on board in coming up with the revised League format proposals set out in the attached paper.

09/01/2014

MARTIN'S PICTURES RAISE 500 FOR CHARITY

THE man is an increasingly familiar face in island cricket and so, too, is his tripod with massive lens perched on top pointing at the action out in the middle.

09/01/2014

A NEW YEAR... think indoor practice and competitions at the ICG

FEELING the urge to get stuck into a new sporting challenge for 2014?

07/01/2014

GCB YEARBOOK PUBLISHED

THE eighth edition of the Guernsey Cricket Boards Yearbook is on the shelves well on Jason Shambrooks shelf and piled up under his desk at the KGV.

30/12/2013

WORLD'S BEST COMING HERE IN 2014

SARAH TAYLOR, named last week as the ICC International T20 player of the year for a second straight year, is coming to Guernsey early in 2014 as part of the GCB's women's cricket development scheme.

19/12/2013

DIVISION ONE STAYS THE SAME FOR ONE MORE YEAR

THE idea of a Premier League of four teams to rejuvenate evening cricket, has been put back 12 months.

15/12/2013

FORMER SUSSEX CHIEF IMPRESSES

DAVE BROOKS, the former chief executive of Sussex County Cricket Club and now an ex-officio member of the Guernsey Cricket Board, spoke enthusiastically and with an impressive degree of gravitas at this weeks GCB annual meeting part two.

15/12/2013

LUCAS IN A SPIN IN SRI LANKA

THE touring England players would probably happily swap places with Guernsey opener Lucas Barker this weekend.

09/12/2013

IMPORTANT NOTICES

TWO highly important events for the cricketing fraternitys diaries next week.

09/12/2013

INDOOR CRICKET

Sunday afternoon at the ICG Centre sees the Grant Thornton Indoor League finals day for our autumn season.

07/12/2013

GPL TO TAKE A REST

WITH the GPL T20 set to take a break in 2014 it is time for the clubs to take greater responsibility for making the evening and weekend competitions better, says the GCB CEO Mark Latter.

01/12/2013

YOUR CHANCE TO AFFECT CRICKET

PLANNING for the 2014 season continues in a couple of weeks with the annual meeting of the GCB.

26/11/2013

SUSSEX LEAGUE RULED OUT

GUERNSEY cricket has, for the time being, rejected the option of the senior national side playing in the Sussex League.

20/11/2013

YOUR SPORT NEEDS YOU!

JASON SHAMBROOK is modelling himself on Lord Kitchener to promote the GCBs winter Coach Education and Scoring & Umpiring Courses.

11/11/2013

EUROPE'S FUTURE GENERATION ANNOUNCE NEW 50-OVER LEAGUE

GUERNSEYS top cricketers will have an additional international challenge in 2014.

06/11/2013

DAMARELL SIGNS FOR COBO

ZAK DAMARELL, the wicket-keeper/batsman who broke into the senior national side in 2013, will play Swoffers Weekend Championship cricket for Cobo next year.

04/11/2013

NIC TURNS TO GOLF

JUST when the island had got used to seeing Nic Pothas, our development officer, driving around in his lovely white machine, hes gone silver.

31/10/2013

STU BACK DOWN TO EARTH

AFTER the adulation of his maiden Guernsey Veterans Player of the Year award it is back to earth for Stu Le Prevost literally.

18/10/2013

GCB SENIOR AWARDS

THE Miton Optimal left-arm spinner MAX ELLIS was on Friday night named Guernsey player of the year for 2013.

16/10/2013

DOUBLE HONOUR FOR YOUNG TOM

TOM NIGHTINGALE was last night awarded Guernsey Cricket Board junior of the year at the annual awards evening at the Cobo Bay Hotel.

12/10/2013

DEFEATED, BUT WE WILL BE BACK

JERSEY won today's Marlborough Trust Trophy inter-insular by 14 runs at KGV.

24/09/2013

NO CLIFF-HANGER

HENRY CLIFF, winner of the GCBs 2013 Fantasy Ashes competition, said that his first priority was to beat his dad. And he did handsomely, finishing 38 places ahead in the final reckoning.

24/09/2013

WASHOUT AT GRAINVILLE

COBOS hopes of ending the season with a CI Champonship to add to their domestic weekend crown was thwarted by heavy overnight rain on Friday.

18/09/2013

GOOD LUCK CRAIG... NICE KNOWING YOU

THE Guernsey Cricket Board wish Craig Hogan the best of luck in his new post as academy director for Cricket Ireland.

11/09/2013

GUERNSEY NAME 13 FOR INTER-INSULAR

GUERNSEYS national cricket selectors have named the following 13 from which the XI to take on Jersey in next Saturdays Marlborough Trophy inter-insular at KGV will be chosen.

09/09/2013

COBO ARE CHAMPIONS

JOSH KIRK and Stuart Le Prevost were the key players on a fluctuating and dramatic last day of the Swoffers Weekend Championship.

03/09/2013

HEADINGTON 'TON' IN A LOSING CAUSE

RICHARD Headington completed his century off the last ball of the match but Guernsey still found themselves defeated by 22 runs in the Over-45s inter-insular at Grainville on Sunday.

03/09/2013

START PLANNING FOR INTER INSULAR DAY

THE big one is less than a fortnight away.

31/08/2013

THINK INDOORS TOO!

THE Grant Thornton Indoor leagues commence on the 16th September for the Autumn leagues.

29/08/2013

MITON OPTIMAL NOW IN POLE POSITION

TOM KIMBERS Miton Optimal stand in the verge of another Swoffers Weekend Championship title after todays penultimate round of games.

27/08/2013

DIVISION FIVE TITLE FOR STROLLERS

BELATED congratulations to Strollers, who have wrapped up the Lancaster Trustees Evening League Division Five championship.

27/08/2013

GOLDRIDGE GRIFFINS B CROWNED CHAMPIONS

IN RAPIDLY fading Port Soif light, Goldridge Griffins B finally achieved promotion from Division Four in the Lancaster Trustees Evening League.

23/08/2013

INDEPENDENTS EDGE NEARER THE DROP

TIME is fast running out for bottom-of-the-table Ravenscroft Independents to save their Division One status.

23/08/2013

UNDER-17s IMPRESS POTHAS

NIC POTHAS has earmarked the national U17s group as a squad full of potential a word he hates to use by his own admission - and are prepared to put the work in.

22/08/2013

LADIES NAME XI FOR JERSEY

EMMA ATKINSON will captain the Guernsey Ladies side at this weekends T20 triangular tournament at the FB Fields, which also features a Muratti match against the sister isle.

22/08/2013

MOUNTFORD FOR INTER INSULAR

JOHN MOUNTFORD will be the home umpire in next weekends Marlborough Trophy inter-insular match.

22/08/2013

RORY IN RUNS AGAIN

RORY BETLEY was again in the runs at the Sussex Districts competition on Wednesday, but having been on the winning side on Tuesday, he was back on the losing XI today against Western Warriors.

22/08/2013

BATTING WOES FOR NATIONAL SIDES CONTINUE

THERE is a worrying trend developing here. Guernsey batsmen, at all levels, are struggling under pressure.

20/08/2013

MARLBOROUGH TROPHY PLACES UP FOR GRABS

NIC POTHAS takes his national squad to Sussex today as the Sarnians complete their competitive preparations for the Marlborough Trophy showdown against Jersey on Saturday 7 September with two 50-over clashes against the Sussex Academy

16/08/2013

2mi WANDERERS ARE EL2 CHAMPIONS

2mi Wanderers pose for the camera after becoming the Lancaster Trustees Evening League Division Two champions

15/08/2013

U15s PUT TO THE SWORD

On the second ground at Rugby, Scotland launched their campaign with a dominant performance, defeating Guernsey by 173 runs.

15/08/2013

CENTURY FOR THE SLOAN RANGER

GEOFF Sloan of Cobo Tigers 2nds smashed an unbeaten 118, his maiden century, as Cobo thrashed champions-elect and previously unbeaten 2mi Wanderers 2nds by 7 wickets with nearly 10 overs to spare in the Swoffers Reserve League at KGV.

12/08/2013

THE DUKE OF PORT SOIF

PLAYING on his home pitch, the Odey Rovers all-rounder Tim Duke produced with both bat and ball to earn the man of the match award and a winners medal in the inaugural over-35s inter-insular at Port Soif on Sunday.

12/08/2013

SUSSEX TOUR SQUAD NAMED

THE national side return to Sussex next weekend for two 50-over clashes with the Sussex Academy, the first of which is a day/night affair at the county ground in Hove, the second at Blackstone.

11/08/2013

IRREGULAR BEHAVIOUR!

Arthur Evans' Irregulars B side celebrate after clinching the Lancaster Trustees Division Three Evening League title on Thursday evening.

11/08/2013

ORANGE SQUASHED - GUERNSEY BREAK DUCK

THERE were celebrations in The Hague and Memorial Field, Footes Lane, yesterday.

09/08/2013

OVER-35s TEAM NAMED

FORMER island captain Stuart Le Prevost features in the national side for the first O35s inter-insular at Port Soif this Sunday.

09/08/2013

FITCHET'S A VERY UNLUCKY LOSER

BEN Fitchet, the St Pierre second team player (pictured) , crashed 127 for his side in Division Two and amazingly still ended up on the losing side.

09/08/2013

ROVERS PILE PRESSURE ON INDEPENDENTS

ADAM MARTEL has endured an injury ravaged season, one that has held him back from winning possible senior national representation.

08/08/2013

NIGHTINGALE HITS MAIDEN CENTURY

TOM NIGHTINGALE (pictured below today) scored a super 112, his maiden century, as the Guernsey U15 XI he captained tied with visiting Hartley CC of Kent at Port Soif today.

01/08/2013

YOUNG LIONS MEET THE STARS AT HOVE

JASON Shambrooks Guernsey Lions ended their tour of the south of England with a stunning 138 run win over the Sussex county U13 side.

01/08/2013

SQUADS ANNOUNCED FOR U19 WCQ

Pepsi ICC European U19 Division 1 World Cup Qualifier gets underway this week

31/07/2013

BIG MATCH WASHED OUT

TONIGHTS crunch encounter in Division one of the Lancaster Trustees Evening League did not go ahead due to the wet conditions.

31/07/2013

RAIN HAS THE FINAL SAY

AS thunderstorms brought an early end to round seven of the Swoffers Weekend League Championship, they only served to add more intrigue to the title chase.

29/07/2013

LIONS LOSE NARROWLY IN OPENER

Meanwhile at Wargrave in Berkshire, the Guernsey Lions (U14s) slipped to a 10-run defeat to the host county.

23/07/2013

HOOPS HONOURED AT HOVE

WHILE at Hove for the Pepsi ICC European T20 Division One Championships finals Day, Dave Hooper received his prize as the 2012 European Young Coach of the Year.

23/07/2013

STRONG SQUAD NAMED FOR EURO U19s

FOUR of Guernseys senior squad from last weeks Pepsi ICC European T20 Division One Championships have been named in a strong squad for the Under-19 50-over version in Amsterdam early next month.

23/07/2013

FRITH IN FINE FORM

MATCH WINNER Jeremy Frith said last night he was always confident the national team would overcome Norway's 159 for seven at lovely Horsham in their opening game of the 2013 Pepsi ICC T20 European Division One championship.

09/07/2013

VAGABOND LUKE LEADS THE 'MVP' STANDINGS

Luke Gallienne the Vagabonds all-rounder and son of the Division Four side's legendary Trevor, is currently the Lancaster Trustees Evening League's most valuable cricketer.

06/07/2013

SIGN UP FOR THE 'FANTASY ASHES'

WE WILL all be watching it, so why not have some have some extra fun while sorry to all our Australian friends among us the Aussies get smashed in this summers Ashes series.

05/07/2013

OPPOSITION WANTED FOR THE LADIES

THE GCB have had a big push on women's cricket and we are now up to 51 registered women.

29/06/2013

GUERNSEY DUO IN SUSSEX ACADEMY ACTION

YOUNG national squad members Lucas Barker and Matt Stokes were in the Sussex Academy side which today beat Three Bridges in the Sussex Premier League.

25/06/2013

NEWEY CALLED UP FOR NATIONAL DUTY

THE Cobo Tigers all-rounder Ollie Newey has been ratified by ICC as a replacement for Tim Ravenscroft in the national squad to play in the European T20 Division One tournament in just over a fortnights time.

24/06/2013

CHANGE TO ICC SQUAD

THE National Squad have been forced into making a change to their 14-man squad for the European T20 Championships.

19/06/2013

FAZAKERLEY MAKES SUSSEX TEAM

GUERNSEY youngster Will Fazakerley is making his mark for the Sussex U15s.

19/06/2013

FINAL 14 NAMED FOR EUROPEANS

NIC POTHAS has wasted little time in trimming his provisional squad for next months European T20 Division One Championships.

16/06/2013

ABN AMRO BACK GCB INCLUSIVITY INITIATIVE

UNDER a new link with sponsors ABN AMRO the Guernsey Cricket Boards Inclusivity Programme is playing a major role in introducing and developing cricket at Le Murier and Le Rondin schools, as well as table cricket with the Headway group.

16/06/2013

ICC EUROPEAN T2O SQUAD NAMED NIGHTINGALE WOULD HAVE GONE

NIC POTHAS has named a 19-man squad from which the final 14 will represent the national team at next months European T20 Championships in Sussex.

13/06/2013

LET'S MAKE IT FOUR FROM FOUR

TWO more national age-group squads are in action this Sunday with the U12s and U15s aiming to emulate the victories of the U14s and U11s this past weekend.

11/06/2013

DOUBLE SUCCESS FOR THE GREENS

GUERNSEY scored a terrific age-group double today, the U11s winning by seven wickets in Jersey and the U14s most impressively securing a six-wicket victory at the KGV.

10/06/2013

GATTING STARS IN BDO WIN

JOE GATTING steered BDO to their first GPL title with as commanding display with the bat reminiscent of his uncle Mike in his pomp.

09/06/2013

MVP AWARD FOR MARTEL

JORDON MARTEL took three for 15 in the final and his consistency over the two weekends saw him win the tournament most valued player award.

09/06/2013

GUERNSEY CRICKET CLOTHING

You can now buy Guernsey cricket leisurewear on the internet.

06/06/2013

AGE-GROUP INTER INSULARS

THE 2012 junior inter-insular programme was wrecked by the weather with half the age-group clashes postponed.

06/06/2013

BARKER & MARTEL MAKE SUSSEX DEBUT

YOUNG Guernsey lads Lucas Barker and Jordon Martel made their mark on debut for the Sussex Development XI in Worthing on Sunday.

04/06/2013

PROTECT YOUR ASSETS

Male Uprising Guernsey has joined forces with the Guernsey Cricket Board to provide every secondary schoolboy in Guernsey with a free cricket box.

30/05/2013

NATIONAL SIDE BEAT MCC

THE new-look National side scored their first major win with a superb six-wicket success over the MCC at Port Soif on Tuesday evening.

29/05/2013

GPL PREVIEWS: BDO

Will Beer has yet to play international cricket, but the current Sussex all-rounder who will be the main man for BDO, is well known to Guernsey cricket and led the countys second team on their recent trip here to play the island side.

28/05/2013

GPL PREVIEWS: MOURANT OZANNES

AS ESPN cricinfo emphasise with a name like Dimitri Mascarenhas, and an Aussie twang thrown into the mix, 'Dimi' was never going to be your run-of-the-mill county pro. And so it has proved.

27/05/2013

WINS FOR COBO TIGERS AND ODEY ORs

ALL four Swoffers Championship sides have a win under their belts after today's wins for Cobo Tigers and Odey ORS.

27/05/2013

COLLEGE ALUMNI SEE OFF CURRENT CROP

OLD Elizabethans beat the Elizabeth College twice in back-to-back T20 matches at the College Field.

26/05/2013

GUERNSEY SQUADS ANNOUNCED FOR MCC VISIT

NIC POTHAS has included himself in a 19-man national squad to cover next weeks two scheduled games against the visiting MCC.

22/05/2013

GPL 2013

ONE of the most sought after T20 specialists in world cricket has been persuaded to play in the third edition of the Clydesdale Guernsey Premier League (GPL) which gets underway at Port Soif on Saturday week (2 June).

22/05/2013

GAINING EXPERIENCE

GUERNSEY umpire Martin Gray has been on his travels again, officiating overseas. Well Northern Ireland to be exact.

21/05/2013

WEEKEND LEAGUE WASHOUT

Both of today's scheduled Swoffers Weekend League Championship games were postponed without a ball being bowled due to the weather.

19/05/2013

EIGHT-WICKET DEFEAT FOR NATIONAL SIDE

SUSSEX swept to a convincing eight-wicket victory with more than eight overs to spare in the first of their two games against Nic Pothass national side.

16/05/2013

FORMER TEST PLAYER NAMED

COUNTY side Sussex have named a strong team to take on the Guernsey national team in this coming weeks double header at KGV.

15/05/2013

NUSSBAUMER IN THE RUNS AGAIN

TWENTY-FOUR hours after his 105 in the Swoffers Weekend League Championship, island skipper Jamie Nussbaumer was again in free-scoring form for Cobo Tigers as they won for a third time in as many Division One Evening League outings.

14/05/2013

NUSSBAUMER CENTURY IN VAIN

National captain Jamie Nussbaumer hit a century, his first for a few seasons, but still ended up on the losing side on day one of the new Swoffers Weekend League championship season.

13/05/2013

NATIONAL TEAM ANNOUNCED FOR SUSSEX DOUBLE HEADER

NIC POTHAS has named the core of the national team for next weeks testing double header against the strong Sussex Academy

10/05/2013

PINK BALLS MAKE BOW

ST SAVIOURS return to Division Two after years in the top flight saw them take a point from an exciting tie at King George V Field last evening.

30/04/2013

2013 GCB FIXTURE BOOKLET

The 2013 GCB fixture books will be available for collection from KGV, Port Soif and the ICG centre from Monday afternoon.

28/04/2013

SWOFFERS PAD UP FOR CRICKET

AHEAD of the first purely domestic weekend cricket championship in some years, the Guernsey Cricket Board have signed a three-year deal with Swoffers to back the three weekend competitions from this year.

26/04/2013

Squad for GCB Chairman's XI v Elizabeth College XI announced

GCB Chairmans XI v Elizabeth College 1st XI match - Saturday 4 May

25/04/2013

CALL-UPS FOR YOUNG TRIO

RISING youth stars Jason Martin, Jordon Martel and Matt Stokes have been included in the 13 players named in the GCB Chairman's squad for the first competitive domestic cricket match of the new season.

23/04/2013

HOOPER WINS ICC EUROPE'S 'YOUNG COACH OF THE YEAR' AWARD

The GCB's Community Cricket Coach - David Hooper, has been named as the 'Young Coach of the Year' by ICC Europe for his contribution to youth cricket.

23/04/2013

WOMEN\'S CRICKET: COACHING & GAMES

GCB's Women's Cricket at the Indoor Cricket Centre

19/04/2013

LANCASTER TRUSTEES EVENING LEAGUE FIXTURES ANNOUNCED

CHAMPIONS Cobo Tigers open a new Lancaster Trustees Evening League season by taking on 2mi Wanderers at the KGV on Tuesday 30 April.

19/04/2013

GPL AUCTION NIGHT

ROSS KNELLER was the biggest buy at the Farmhouse auction, going for a massive 8m GPL dollars to BDO.

17/04/2013

APPLEBY SECONDARY SCHOOL ICG TOURNAMENT

Results and report from the Appleby Secondary School Year 7&8 Indoor Cricket Tournament.

16/04/2013

GACUS UMPIRES & ACTION PHOTO BOOKS

Thanks to all who bid for the two GACUS Umpires in Action Photo Books

10/04/2013

CLYDESDALE GPL AUCTION NIGHT

THE playing budgets are at the ready and the bartering is over.

08/04/2013

A FOLLOWING FROM DOWN UNDER

The GCB have recently been in contact with arguably its farthest flung supporters - Barry and Lynda Lynch from Adelaide.

06/04/2013

2013 REPRESENTATIVE FIXTURES ANNOUNCED

NIC POTHAS's 'national' side a scheduled to play at least 13 times this summer.

04/04/2013

NATIONAL SQUAD SCREENED

OUR NATIONAL cricketers have been undergoing medical screenings at the Guernsey Physiotherapy Group under the watchful eye of Becky Eisenhuth and Richard Atkinson.

02/04/2013

COVERS ON AT 'THE LANE'

THE cricket covers are on earlier than usual.

23/03/2013

SMIT'S SNOW MISERY

SPARE a thought for the GCB ground staff these past few snow-laden days.

15/03/2013

NEW CLUB FORMED AFTER MERGER AGREED

WANDERERS and Corinthians have agreed to merge into one single club

11/03/2013

POTHAS AIMS HIGH

Nic Pothas believes that with commitment and effort the island can get all the way to a World Cup in the next five years.

05/03/2013

TABLE TOP CRICKET COMES TO THE ISLAND

Last week, the Guernsey Cricket Board welcomed the National Table Top Cricket Development Officer, Mark Dowling, to the island.

03/03/2013

PUSHING BOUNDARIES WITH JACKSONS

NEW island director of cricket NIC POTHAS is loving life in Guernsey, especially as he can get around the island in an impressive new car.

27/02/2013

CATCHING A MILLION

ANOTHER week and another initiative from the GCB development team.

23/02/2013

TURNING THE TABLES

YOUR innovative Guernsey Cricket Board does not standstill in any areas and the latest initiative is to introduce Table Top Cricket to the island.

19/02/2013

EPP ABU DHABI TRIP

FOR a third year the Guernsey Cricket Board are joining together with Sussex CCC to send a party of young cricketers from the EPP (Emerging Player Programme) to Abu Dhabi.

13/02/2013

OPTIMISTS THIRD TEAM

OPTIMISTS are to field a third team again this season.

07/02/2013

BROOKS' FIRST GCB BOARD MEETING

Dave Brooks has attended his first GCB board meeting.

04/02/2013

GCB RAFFLE WINNERS

The GCB Raffle night held at the Farmhouse was a resounding success

30/01/2013

SUMMER ICC DATES ANNOUNCED

A FLOODLIT final at Hove, the home of Sussex, and the carrot of a November World Cup T20 qualifier in the UAE, are duel exciting challenges for the island senior team this summer.

29/01/2013

APPLEBY SCHOOLS CRICKET PROGRAMME

The Guernsey Cricket Board are pleased to announce that for the fourth year running Offshore legal provider Appleby will again be sponsoring the Appleby Schools Cricket Coaching Programme in 2013.

28/01/2013

GUERNSEY CRICKET ON THE RUN

THE word great is used too often in modern sport, but Rovers legend Ricky Mills was a great captain, both for his club and home island.

22/01/2013

DAVE MAKES 'BURTON' SHORTLIST

ISLAND cricket was out in force at Beau Sejour as it challenged for several of the Guernsey Sports Commission awards.

22/01/2013

UMPIRE COURSE

GACUS and GCB are running an umpiring course on...

21/01/2013

Hoops' in South Africa

Before Christmas, GCB Community Coach Dave Hooper spent two weeks in South Africa with the Sussex County Academy.

17/01/2013

LE PREVOST TO RETIRE FROM ISLAND CRICKET

STUART LE PREVOSTS reign as senior island cricket captain and player has come to an end.

14/01/2013

THE BIG ASHES RAFFLE

TIME is fast running out to buy your chance of winning a 6,000 trip of a lifetime

09/01/2013

POTHAS GETS TO WORK

NEW director of cricket, Nic Pothas, oversees his first island group session at the ICG Centre

08/01/2013

Cricket Yearbook

Sixth edition

04/01/2013

INDOOR DOUBLE FOR MOURANT OZANNES

Even without their star player Dave Hooper Mourant Ozannes A proved far too strong for Odey Rovers A in the pre-Christmas session Division One Grand Final at the ICG Centre.

19/12/2012

SUSSEX COUNTY: PRESS RELEASE - DAVE BROOKS

Sussex CCC is pleased to confirm that their departing Chief Executive, Dave Brooks, has been appointed to the Board of Guernsey Cricket.

18/12/2012

Electronic scoring & Umpire recruitment

The GCB annual meeting gave the go-ahead for the GCB to continue pursuing the idea of a web based scoring system to assist the compiling of statistics next season.

17/12/2012

LEAGUE CRICKET IN HERM

HERM could be utilised for evening cricket next season.

17/12/2012

THE HISTORY OF THE INTER INSULAR

It took John Mountford, who also serves the Guernsey Cricket Board as its secretary and spends hours working on the Port Soif cricket wicket, four years to complete.

14/12/2012

GUERNSEY AWAIT QUALIFIERS

The ICC today announced that Jersey will host the Pepsi ICC World Cricket League Division 6 tournament in 2013.

13/12/2012

BBC Sport: Director of Cricket.

GUERNSEY, little old Guernsey 'Sarnia', has climbed above India in the eyes of the BBC Sport website editors.

12/12/2012

GCB PRESS CONFERENCE: Director of Cricket Nic Pothas

Tuesday 11 December 2012: The new Director of Cricket - Nic Pothas. Today, the Guernsey Cricket Board formally introduced the islands media to the new Director of Cricket - Nic Pothas.

11/12/2012

KGV regeneration

THE KGV cricketers of yesteryear when a cricket wicket meant a stretch of ridged black bitumen and a scoreboard the size of a lounge door, will hardly believe the transformation.

06/12/2012

GCB MEDIA RELEASE: Andy Cornford announces he will be standing down as National Coach

Date: 26 September 2012 - Following a lengthy period of discussion, Andy Cornford has announced his decision to stand down as National Coach of the Guernsey Cricket Board.

03/12/2012

GCB RAFFLE

***TO BE NOW DRAWN ON 29TH JANUARY 2013 AT THE FARMHOUSE AT 11 PM*** (agreed in consultation with local authorities following cancellation of recent dinner)

03/12/2012

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