±Cricket Menu

±This month in Chantilly

±Upcoming Events

Tue Jun 19, 2018
Event Concert Din & Tonics
Thu Jun 21, 2018
Event Mothers and Others is back for 2017
Event Longest Day!
Thu Jun 28, 2018
Event Mothers and Others is back for 2017
Sat Jun 30, 2018
Event CCC vs SAC
Sun Jul 01, 2018
Wed Jul 04, 2018
Event Independence Day (USA)
Thu Jul 05, 2018
Event Mothers and Others is back for 2017
Sat Jul 07, 2018
Event CCC vs Thoiry
Thu Jul 12, 2018
Event Mothers and Others is back for 2017
Sat Jul 14, 2018
Event Bastille Day
Thu Jul 19, 2018
Event Mothers and Others is back for 2017
Sun Jul 22, 2018
Event SAC vs CCC
Thu Jul 26, 2018
Event Mothers and Others is back for 2017

±User Info

Welcome Anonymous


Latest: Natkins
New Today: 0
New Yesterday: 0
Overall: 789

People Online:
Members: 0
Visitors: 10
Total: 10
Who Is Where:
01: News
02: Forums
03: News
04: Calendar
05: News
06: News Links
07: News
08: News
09: News
10: Business Directory

Staff Online:

No staff members are online!

±Forums - Last posts

Last 10 Forum Messages

Moving to Chantilly - Need to find HOME!
Last post by webmaster in Living in the Chantilly Area on Mar 26, 2018 at 12:23:43

English babysitter on wednesday afternoons
Last post by opse in Kids on Dec 21, 2017 at 18:51:50

Rental Space for a gathering of 40???
Last post by Araineri in Living in the Chantilly Area on Oct 29, 2017 at 12:42:10

Physical Therapist
Last post by Araineri in Healthcare on Oct 28, 2017 at 10:16:04

Kids team?
Last post by KatyC23 in Chantilly Cricket Club on Sep 29, 2017 at 12:51:07

Local Tennis club
Last post by Brommers in Sport on Sep 26, 2017 at 07:56:26

Looking for an English speaking nanny
Last post by Aymeric in Education on Aug 15, 2017 at 16:30:30

Looking for an English speaking nanny
Last post by Aymeric in Chit Chat on Aug 15, 2017 at 16:27:08

Looking for English Nanny
Last post by benoit in Chit Chat on Aug 04, 2017 at 17:02:24

Meeting English speaking families
Last post by webmaster in Chit Chat on May 03, 2017 at 09:29:32

±Business Directory


±Movie Search

Search The Internet Movie Database

Enter the name of a movie, TV show, or person and then click "Go"
Search provided by the Internet Movie Database
For whats on in Chantilly click here

±Qs & Ps

Je dois vider mon sac

-- I have to get something off my chest (I must empty my bag)

View All Quotes / Phrases

CCC vs CC St Brice

Match Reports 2014

CCC vs CC St Brice

Posted by: webmaster on Saturday June 14, 2014 (13:13:25)   (3373 Reads)

The start of the 2014 season has been a challenge for Chantilly Cricket Club following the departure of the 1 or 2 stalwarts and the temporary absence of 2 or 3 or 4 others. And so it was that, for the traditional first game of the year against our partners in crime (some regard Chantilly’s cricket as a crime, at least), we turned up apologetically with 7 players and requested to borrow 4.

It’s been decided that after 5 years, this will be the last match specifically in memory of Nilesh Patel, but the goal in the future is still to open the season with CCC vs CCSB.

And so the 2014 campaign started with this T20, a little after 4 o’clock, with Rob Oakley traditionally losing the toss and CCSB traditionally choosing to bat. Rakesh and Mayur opened for St Brice against the bowling of Hoyle and Fazal. Records are fairly scant (and memories are dim, at the time of writing) of the St Brice innings but it’s clear that no batsmen were really in any serious trouble. Mayur was replaced by Jignesh who top scored for CCSB with 39.

It should be noted that Jack Oakley picked up 3 stumpings, 1 off his dad and 2 off the bowling of Nick Sansbury. Whether this was down to Jack’s cat-like reflexes or some element of St Brice self-sacrifice is now a question of individual memories. I’ve talked to Jack since and apparently it was the former.
Regular readers will already be alarmed to read that both Rob Oakley and Nick Sansbury bowled. This was not because they had been practising hard over the winter and had a point to prove, but just proof that many Chantilly bowlers were not present today.

St Brice finished on 155 for 6 off their 20 overs, which was a useful total given the lush outfield and occasional shower.
The Chantilly innings started steadily enough with Sansbury and Hoyle opening. Sansbury was run out for 15, Hoyle bowled for 14. There was no tumble of wickets but the run rate could never get above 3 or 4 an over.

The end of the Chantilly innings finished in the rain, having settled at a run rate of 4/over, but without conceding enough wickets to bring the St Brice replacements to the crease. Kalim Fazal and Jack Oakley were there at the close with Chantilly at 80 for 5.

After the game, as has become the tradition, curry was provided by the families of the St Brice players – and excellent it was too. A minute’s silence was observed for Nilesh, a few words were spoken by Jiten and the trophy was handed over, for the last time, to the victorious captain.

So, after 5 years, Chantilly have won only the once (how we savoured that victory!). Congratulations go to St Brice for the other 4 wins.

For CCC now, on to the next games and their biggest challenge of 2014 – finding 11 available players.
Be First to Leave a Comment Comment   Link  QR 
Share this Printer Friendly Format  facebook   google+   linkedin   twitthis  
aim   ask   bebo   blinklist   blogger   bloglines   blogmarks   blogospherenews   buzz   bx   care2   co.mments   current   dealspl.us   del.icio.us   designfloat   designmoo   digg   diigo   dzone   fark   faves   folkd   friendfeed   fresqui   funp   furl   google   google buzz   kickit   kirtsy   live   magnolia   meneame   mister-wong   mixx   muti   myspace   n4g   netvibes   netvouz   newstrust   newsvine   nowpublic   oknotizie   ping   propeller   pownce   propeller   reddit   shoutit   shoutout   simpy   slashdot   sphere   sphinn   spurl   squidoo   stumble   subbmitt   tagza   tailrank   technorati   tumblr   twackle   twine   twitthis   webnews   wikio   wink   xanga   yahoomyweb   yigg