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Ducks by Brothers in the Same Innings

A rare – but not unique – piece of history in the first test between Pakistan and Australia recently where the Marsh brothers were both dismissed for a duck in the same innings. Andrew Samson at Test Match Special, and soon after Steven Lynch at CricInfo, looked into how many times this has happened, and there were only seven previous instances: Read more

Academy Lose in Record STL Match Aggregate

Sunday 5th August 2018
Surrey Trust League
Godalming 320 for 9 (40 overs)
Stoke D’Abernon 281 all out (38.4 overs)
Godalming won by 39 runs

A much-changed Academy side from the one defeated two weeks ago was unable to reverse that result, and came second in a boundary hitting competition on another hot afternoon. The match aggregate of 601 runs was the highest in any Trust League match Stoke have played in. Read more

Narrow Trust League Defeat for the Academy

Sunday 27th May 2018
Surrey Trust Development League
Walton-on-Thames 194 all out (36.2 overs)
Stoke D’Abernon 186 for 9 (40 overs)
Walton-on-Thames won by 8 runs

Stoke suffered a narrow defeat in their opening Trust League match of the year in a game they were well placed to win at drinks during the chase, then seemingly out of it five overs later, but then almost pulling off the improbable with Club competition record 9th and 10th wicket partnerships. Read more

Trust League Defeat at Ashtead

Sunday 28th May 2017
Surrey Trust League
Stoke D’Abernon 122 all out (30 overs)
Ashtead 65 for 4 (12.5 overs) – revised target of 62 in 20 overs
Ashtead won by 6 wickets

The rain rule heavily favours the side batting second in Trust League cricket, but a bowler-heavy Academy side were masters of their own downfall and it would be wrong to use this as an excuse as they opened their 2017 campaign with a defeat at Ashtead. Read more

Stoke D’Abernon Advent Calendar 2016 (16)

Sixteen different players appeared in what turned out to be a reduced Under 19 T20 Blast programme in 2016, availability savaged by injuries and holiday commitments. Nevertheless when the squad took the field they showed growth and learning that they took into their weekend longer format cricket. Read more

Under 19s show Learning and Progress

Friday 29th July 2016
Nat West Under 19 T20 Blast
Maori Oxshott Tikis 115 all out (18.4 overs)
Stoke Slayers 119 for 2 (17 overs)
Stoke Slayers won by 8 wickets

Stoke’s stop-start Under 19 T20 Blast campaign finally got going again, and their points total and net-run-rate received a nice shot in the arm with an efficient win at Oxshott; untidy in places, notably the extras conceded count, but overall whole a very good night’s work. Read more

2nd XI find the going good at Kempton

Saturday 9th July 2016
Travelbag Surrey Championship – Division 4, 2nd XI competition
Kempton 2nd XI 149 all out (47.2 overs)
Stoke D’Abernon 2nd XI 152 for 2 (38.2 overs)
Stoke D’Abernon 2nd XI won by 8 wickets

Stoke’s 2nd XI were back to winning ways with a great all-round team performance at promotion-chasing Kempton. Read more

Young Stokers Headline T20 win at East Molesey

Friday 8th July 2016
T20 Friendly
East Molesey River Pirates 121 all out (18.5 overs)
Stoke D’Abernon 122 for 1 (18.4 overs)
Stoke D’Abernon won by 9 wickets

Why does Stoke D’Abernon Cricket Club have such a good reputation and why do people join us, stay with us and recommend us? This match was the classic example. Read more

Stoke Lose Opening Under 19 T20 Blast Match of 2016

Thursday 7th July 2016
Nat West Under 19 T20 Blast
Stoke Slayers 106 all out (18 overs)
Chessington Blue Caps 109 for 5 (19 overs)
Chessington Blue Caps won by 5 wickets

A new season of Under 19 T20 Blast Cricket began at The Rec, but the Stoke Slayers showed some old failings and fell to a narrow, albeit comfortable defeat to Chessington; a shortage of runs and not batting the overs – again! – proving crucial. Read more

Century for Malcolm Dickson as the 3rd XI beat Woodmansterne

Saturday 1st August 2015
Stoke D’Abernon 3rd XI 268 for 4 (45 overs)
Woodmansterne 163 all out (45 overs)
Stoke D’Abernon 3rd XI won by 105 runs

Good availability coupled with Sunday’s cycling event giving players the ‘choice’ of Saturday or nothing for their cricket fix this weekend meant an extra friendly fixture was arranged. Read more