All cricket activity cancelled to end of May at present – updates to follow.

Club pre-season nets arranged for seniors have all been cancelled due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Cricket Scotland extended their “no cricket” edict until 1st June on 23rd March

Sun 15th March – 3.15pm to 4.45pm CANCELLED

Sun 22nd March – 3.15pm to CANCELLED

Sun 29th March – 3pm to CANCELLED

Sun 5th April – 3pm to CANCELLED

New players welcome.

Outdoor nets begin Tuesday 14th April 6.30pm to 8.30pm. Thereafter Thursday 16th April and every Tuesday and Thursday. At Inverleith. Cancelled to end of May. Updates to follow.

Annual General Meeting held

The Club’s AGM was held on Tuesday 21st January at Inverleith.

Lawrance Reilly continues as President with Greg Bissett continuing as Vice President. Steven Parker continues as 1st XI captain.

Other appointments:

Secretary – Bert Barclay; Treasurer – James Crispin; Captain 2nd XI – Adam McHoul; Captain 3rd XI – Sim Edgar; Captain 4th XI – Fraser Laidlaw.

Junior Convener – David Gibson; Child Protection Officer – Steven Kerr.

Committee – Michael Miller, David Sharkey, Euan Robertson, Rohan Kapoor.

Communications – Mark Allan,

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The Club held their Annual Dinner and Awards Night on Friday 8th November

A record number of 94 attended the club’s major function when Scotland’s National Cricket Coach, Shane Burger, just back from the World T20 Qualifier in Dubai was the Principal guest and took part in a very informative Q&A session with Club Vice-President Greg Bissett and presented the club’s award winners for the season with their trophies. He was accompanied by Scotland Assistant Coach Grant Morgan and both readily engaged in conversation with members present.

Catherine Holland receives the Junior Section’s Player of the Year Award

The winners were:

1s batting – Ben Wilkinson  510 runs (ave 23.2)

1s bowling – Greg Ruthven  22 wkts (ave 13.3)

2s batting – Darcy Morgan  128 runs (ave 21.3)

2s bowling – Rohan Kapoor  13 wkts (ave 17.3)  

3s batting – Vic Coltherd   241 runs (ave 24.1)

3s bowling – Yathish Chandrashekar 18 wkts (ave 8.9)

4s batting – Jim McLaren   137 runs (ave 27.4)

4s bowling – Sameer Tej  16 wkts (ave 9.3).

Colts prize – Catherine Holland.

Pentland Throw Ball – Euan Robertson, 3rd XI captain

The CS Women’s Cricket Premiership Trophy was also presented to Katherine Fraser and Catherine Holland of the Champion combo from Edinburgh South and Stew Mel.