Limited game time for Matt Gottschalk this year due to various commitments but he’s been following our fortunes and has penned the below…
“Hope all is well.
Just wanted to pass on my congratulations to both the 1s and 2s – I was following the 2s on the Twitter feed all day, and great to see they cemented their promotion along with the 1s. Overall another fantastic season! Read more
Sunday 10th September 2017
Stoke D’Abernon 145 all out (33 overs)
Old Wimbledonians 83 all out (30.4 overs)
Stoke D’Abernon won by 62 runs
With decent availability for a Sunday fixture Old Wimbledonians were quick to snap us up when we placed our advert and the sides played out a fun game on a cold-ish day, Stoke emerging victorious just as the rains came. Well done to the home captain for getting the forecast just right! Read more
Congrats to Shawn on his 5-for against Byfleet making this week’s Play Cricket Surrey Honours Board:
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To view previous instances of Stokers being on these boards, click here : http://www.stokecc.co.uk/tag/surrey-honours-board/ Read more
Whilst the Sunday XI were taking care of business in Thames Ditton, the Colts’ awards were being handed out at HQ.
A good event considering the weather. Approximately 100 turned up, including some brave hungover seniors; Ian Hopton, Shawn Dyson, Dan Gluckman, Tom Frost, Will Frost, James Trower, Max Subba Row, Andy Berry, Jack Raimondo and Charlie Hill. Read more
Sunday 3rd September 2017
Stoke D’Abernon 199 for 6 (40 overs)
Thames Ditton 188 for 9 (40 overs)
Stoke D’Abernon won by 11 runs
After the euphoria of the previous day cricket resumed with an entertaining game at Giggs Hill Green, Stoke emerging victorious by 11 runs. Both sides should take a lot of credit for playing through persistent drizzle and on occasion arctic conditions. Read more
Saturday 2nd September 2017
Travelbag Surrey Championship Division 4 – 2nd XI Competition
Ripley 2nd XI 92 all out (41 overs)
Stoke D’Abernon 2nd XI 93 for 0 (18.4 overs)
Stoke D’Abernon 2nd XI won by 10 wickets
Needing a win to guarantee promotion, Stoke’s 2nd XI did the necessary with another great win at picturesque Ripley. Read more
Saturday 2nd September 2017
Travelbag Surrey Championship Division 4
Byfleet 108 all out (26.1 overs)
Stoke D’Abernon 110 for 4 (12.2 overs)
Stoke D’Abernon won by 6 wickets
Stoke’s 1st XI needed less than 39 overs of playing time to complete their season; skittling Byfleet for 108 and taking just 12.2 overs to knock off the runs. Read more
I hope you have enjoyed a good summer break with your family. A short note with some important news about our Club.
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Philip Jansen has decided to step down as President of our Club, having held the post for three years. He’s been a great help to me and has been a generous donor when we were raising funds to extend our clubhouse.
Will Gudgeon has asked us to publicise this job advert…
…ideal for any A-Level students who may be looking to take a gap year or get some work experience. Read more
Sunday 27th August 2017
Woodmansterne 174 for 8 (40 overs)
Stoke D’Abernon 148 all out (38.3 overs)
Woodmansterne won by 26 runs
A player drop-out the day before the match and another unable to attend on the day left the Stoke Sunday side with just nine men but the team, well led by Will Thomson who involved everyone, put up a good show against welcoming hosts. Read more