Club Cricket Conference

Monday, 23rd January 2017

'Believe me - you are still a valuable member of this team'

'Believe me - you are still a valuable member of this team'

A recent newsletter from the London-based Academy of Executive Coaching contained some interesting thoughts about the use of language and the use of phrases likely to trigger distrust.

This applied especially to politicians, but anyone in authority, such as cricket captains, might like to take note of an online survey carried out by the academy. 

The Conference Cup is back !!

The Conference Cup is back !!

The CCC Board have decided to re-instate The Conference Cup.

Batsmen await jeopardy from fielding helmets

Batsmen await jeopardy from fielding helmets

An oddity in the Laws - that a batsman cannot be given out caught off a fielder's helmet.

Clubs are enthused by MCC umpire experiment

Clubs are enthused by MCC umpire experiment

The experiment giving umpires the power to send off abusive players was monitored during 2016.

CCC Annual Lunch continues to justify massive reputation

CCC Annual Lunch continues to justify massive reputation

Another riotously successful CCC Annual Lunch was attended by 570 cricket enthusiasts.

Welsh cricket community responds to help stricken Derrick

Welsh cricket community responds to help stricken Derrick

Clubs in South Wales have been praised for rallying in support.

Lessons from Bangladesh defeat seem unlikely to be heeded

Lessons from Bangladesh defeat seem unlikely to be heeded

England drew a two-match Test series on the spinning pitches of Bangladesh.

Swardeston take East Anglian standards to high level

Swardeston take East Anglian standards to high level

There can be little doubt that Swardeston finished the season as the outstanding club of 2016.

Roffey repeat their point against cross-town Horsham

Roffey repeat their point against cross-town Horsham

Roffey could be called the elite Horsham club for a third year. 

Bowden honoured at Lord's for leadership in Sussex cricket

Bowden honoured at Lord's for leadership in Sussex cricket

David Bowden was presented with the Lifetime Achiever award.

Eddie Ballard: Our latest Capped Player

Eddie Ballard: Our latest Capped Player

Eddie Ballard, received his CCC Cap (No. 253) from Tour Manager, Simon Routh. 

Southall Travel Spin Scholarship to India 2016

Southall Travel Spin Scholarship to India 2016

The Southall Travel Spin Scholarship to India trials once again proved to be a great success. 

Hameed might find tempo crucial part of Test batting

Hameed might find tempo crucial part of Test batting

The rise of the Lancashire and England Under-19 opener Haseeb Hameed.

Teddington ride Morton's early blitz to finish top

Teddington ride Morton's early blitz to finish top

Teddington's million-pound fund-raising project hss been given a boost.

CCC team for end-of-season tour to Jersey announced

CCC team for end-of-season tour to Jersey announced

The CCC will for the fifth consecutive year undertake an end-of-season tour to Jersey.

T Rippon Mid-Essex Cricket League win the Sovereign Trophy

T Rippon Mid-Essex Cricket League win the Sovereign Trophy

The T Rippon Mid Essex Cricket League thrashed the Caribbean Cup Competition X1

Colin Milburn - reflections on a rip-roaring cricketing life

Colin Milburn - reflections on a rip-roaring cricketing life

The actor Dan Gaisford has been chosen to play the part of Colin Milburn in a new one-man play.

Naseer hits 160 as Bramhall rewrite T20 records

Naseer hits 160 as Bramhall rewrite T20 records

Iftikhar Naseer produced an incredible display of power in the NatWest Club T20.

The club batsman who plays with Hawk-Eye precision

The club batsman who plays with Hawk-Eye precision

A former English club batsman has become a key part of  the Decision Review System.

Smile Group Travel - Tours to India and the Caribbean

Smile Group Travel - Tours to India and the Caribbean

Smile Group Travel are offering two packages to tour India and the Caribbean.

Player Behaviour : It's only a game, right?

Player Behaviour : It's only a game, right?

For AOC editor and club cricketer Phil Walker, it’s been a summer of aggro out on the field.