Monthly Archives: May 2012

Still a lot of work to do, says Bracewell

Director of Cricket John Bracewell believes Gloucestershire will put their LV= County Championship season back on track if they finish off Derbyshire at Bristol on Friday.Gloucestershire are firmly in the driving seat at the halfway point of the game against…

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GCCC’s plans for redevelopment approved

GCCC RESPONSE TO BRISTOL CITY COUNCILPLANNING COMMITTEE DECISION Bristol City Council’s Development Control Committee has today (Wednesday, May 30, 2012) approved planning permission for a housing development on Gloucestershire County Cricket Club’s County Ground in Bristol. This will enable the…

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Skipper looking to put the pressure on

Gloucestershire captain Alex Gidman believes one more big partnership will put Derbyshire under immense pressure on the second day of the LV= County Championship match at Bristol. Having dismissed the runaway Division Two leaders for 95 on what is essentially…

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Donald (Don to all) McLean

Donald (Don to all) McLean has died aged 93.  He was an “ever-present” at Gloucestershire Cricket’s headquarters and at the team’s scenes of triumph during the turn-of-century era when the Club achieved so much and laid the foundations for more…

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Chris Dent injury

Chris sustained a fracture to his little finger whilst taking a catch this morning in the game against Derbyshire. Unfortunately this is the same finger he had to have surgery on last year and this may complicate matters. Chris will…

Glos v Netherlands in Amsterdam

Dutch Cricket welcomes yet another important day in the calendar when the Netherlands Team plays Gloucestershire CCC in the CB40 at VRA CC in Amstelveen. On Friday 27th July we will have the first televised match in the Netherlands since…

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Benny Leads The Fight But Northants Win

Benny Howell led from the front as Gloucestershire made a real fight of the final day’s play in the LV=County Championship match with Northamptonshire at Northampton. Set an unlikely 390 to win when the hosts declared on their overnight score…

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Hamish Century Saves Follow-On

Hamish Marshall finished unbeaten on 117 as Gloucestershire rallied to make 268 all out on the third day of the LV=County Championship match at Northampton. Unbeaten on 49 overnight, the vice-captain used all his experience to battle away for 195…

Watch Jonathan Batty’s player profile

Find out more about the Gloucestershire players in their player profiles. Tackling all the big questions… and some of the worst jokes you will ever hear! First up is Jonathan Batty, click here to watch his player profile.

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Hamish Stands Firm As Wickets Tumble

Hamish Marshall was unbeaten on 49 at the end of another tough day for Gloucestershire in the LV=County Championship match with Northamptonshire at Northampton. The vice captain stood firm in a total of 156-6, made in reply to the home…

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David Wade suspended under ECB Discipline Code

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) today announced that the Gloucestershire bowler David Wade has received an automatic suspension under the ECB’s discipline code.  During the Second XI Championship match between Gloucestershire and Glamorgan on 24th – 26th May 2012,…

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Hospitality selling fast

There has been huge demand for hospitality at the 2012 Brewin Dolphin Cheltenham Cricket Festival. There are currently only 3 tables left for the CB40 match against the Worcestershire Royals on Tuesday 17th July. Gloucestershire County Cricket Club is running…

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Batty Gets Call To Face Northants

Jon Batty will make his first LV=County Championship appearance of the season in the match with Northants at Northampton, starting tomorrow. The experienced wicketkeeper takes over from Richard Coughtrie behind the stumps. Liam Norwell could also play his first Championship game…

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Benny Third In CB40 MVP Ratings

Gloucestershire’s position at the top of group A in the Clydesdale Bank 40 competition is down in no small part to the performances of four players who currently sit in the top 10 of the national CB40 FTI Most Valuable…

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New Schools & Family Sponsor for GCCC

Gloucestershire County Cricket Club is pleased to announce that its new Schools and Family Sponsor for 2012 is ITEC.  ITEC is a £15m provider of office print products, production print and document workflow solutions – providing products and services to…

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Memorial Service arrangements for Martin Stovold

Cheltenham College Chapel Saturday 26th May at 10.30 a.m. Cheltenham College has announced that they, and the Stovold family, would like to extend a warm welcome to Martin’s friends, former pupils, parents and colleagues from school and cricket who would…

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Gloucester Road Traders Back County Ground

A survey of traders on the Gloucester Road in Bristol found that all who took part are in favour of plans to redevelop the County Ground at Nevil Road.  The survey was undertaken by Gloucestershire County Cricket Club (GCCC) as…

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Hamish Hits Ton In Drawn Game

Hamish Marshall hit a century as Gloucestershire’s three-day game with Cambridge MCCU at Fenner’s ended in a draw. The skipper was unbeaten on 22 overnight and went on to score 102 not out off 123 balls, with 18 fours and…

Liam Takes Three On Comeback Trail

Liam Norwell claimed 3-47 on his return from injury as Gloucestershire bowled out Cambridge MCCU for 209 on the second day of the match at Fenner’s. There were also two wickets for David Payne, himself looking to prove fitness after…

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Dan Top Scores But Students Get Top Marks

Dan Housego top scored with 68 as Gloucestershire were dismissed for a disappointing 227 on the opening day of the match with Cambridge MCCU at Fenner’s. The former Middlesex batsman underlined his return to fitness after a shoulder problem by hitting…

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Tribute to Robbie Clifton

It is with great sadness that Gloucestershire County Cricket Club announces the death of Robbie Clifton, a long-standing member of the Club, who passed away on 13 May.  His funeral will take place at South Bristol Crematorium at 3.30 pm…

Ian Harvey Helps Celebrate National Cricket Day

Former Gloucestershire and Australia player Ian Harvey will join schoolchildren at St. Anne’s C.E. School, South Gloucestershire, and thousands of other pupils in schools across the country for a day of cricket on Tuesday May 22 as part of Brit Insurance National Cricket Day….

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David And Liam Back In Action

David Payne (pictured) and Liam Norwell are set to return to action after injury in the three-day game against Cambridge University at Fenner’s, starting on Friday. Both seam bowlers have been named in a squad of 12. Payne has missed…

Martin Stovold

It is with great sadness that Gloucestershire County Cricket Club announce the death of former player, Martin Stovold. Martin was the younger of the two Stovold brothers, who prior to the Gidmans today, were the last brothers to play in…

Home cricket at the County Ground

After a thrilling CB40 match on Sunday 13 May, when Gloucestershire comprehensively beat Leicestershire by 164 runs, and rightly took their place at the top of the Group A table, Gloucestershire cricket fans may be experiencing withdrawal symptoms as First…

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Kane Ton Makes It Back To Back CB40 Wins

Kane Williamson hit a brilliant 112 off 92 balls to lead Gloucestershire to a comprehensive 164-run Clydesdale Bank 40 victory over Leicestershire at Bristol. The result was never in doubt once the 21-year-old New Zealander had shared a third-wicket stand of…

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No Regrets From Skipper As Yorkshire Win

Gloucestershire skipper Alex Gidman had no regrets about agreeing to a contrived target after Yorkshire’s four-wicket LV=County Championship win at Bristol. Set 400 for victory off a minimum of 111 overs, the visitors reached 402-6 with 20 balls to spare…

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Alex Sets Up Prospect Of Exciting Finish

Alex Gidman and Yorkshire captain Andrew Gale agreed a contrived target to set up an exciting final day of the LV=County Championship match at Bristol. The visitors closed day three on 30 for one, having been set 400 for victory…

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Kane Stands Firm Against Yorkshire

Kane Williamson to give another demonstration of his international quality with an outstanding innings on a rain-affected second day of the LV=County Championship game with Yorkshire at Bristol. Gloucestershire’s overseas signing hit an unbeaten 89 in a first inning score…

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Graeme’s Big Week Is Capped By Award

Graeme McCarter was awarded his Gloucestershire county cap before the start of play in the LV=County Championship match with Yorkshire at Bristol. The 19-year-old Irishman had just been named in the team for his Championship debut, having played his first…

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Day at the cricket for Street Chance youngsters

A group of young people from across Bristol enjoyed a great day out at the cricket courtesy of Gloucestershire Cricket and the Street Chance programme run by Gloucestershire Cricket Board. Street Chance is programme run by Gloucestershire Cricket Board with…

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