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Stoke Smash I – the Thoughts of Chairman Drew

What an event!

From Monday to Thursday, the rain was pouring down and the ‘Stoke Smash’ organising committee was contemplating a myriad of actions, including postponement, using the astro pitch for the match and renting a dozen gazebos to keep people dry. Read more

Stoke Smash I – Pictures (1)

The first round of images from last Friday’s inaugural Stoke Smash have hit the Club’s in-box…


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We’ll add more as we receive them.

Stay tuned for the thoughts of Chairman Drew on this incredible event! Read more

Stoke Smash I – Match Report

Friday 14th June 2019
Stoke Smash I
Vinall’s Vampires v Cheeseman’s Cheetahs
Umpires : Drew Patrick and Tim Handel

A separate report on Friday as a whole will appear but here in due course, but here is an account of how the match played out from the scorers’ table courtesy of the Big Bird and Ralphie. Read more

Colts Awards – Sunday 3rd

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

Former Stoke opponents in Big Bash and Ranji action

With SDCC missing the New Year due to being in hyper-sleep following his latest bout of cellulitis, his team of spies were on the look-out for things of interest around the world, and they didn’t disappoint.

The Prawn Lover spotted Sam Whiteman playing in the Big Bash League. Whiteman was a Weybridge player in 2010 when he lined up in their Trust League XI : http://sdacc.play-cricket.com/website/results/1327532 – yep he may have scored 91 that day, but he was becalmed by an emerging Alex Bond, then dismissed by a c T.Frost b Handel combination. Read more

Stoke Over 40s win Inaugural Fixture

Wednesday 26th May 2016
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Stoke D’Abernon Over 40s 129 for 6 (20 overs)
Weybridge Over 40s 106 all out (18 overs)
Stoke D’Abernon Over 40s won by 23 runs

New territory for Stoke, and a great start as Kevin Morgan takes up the story:

A bunch of the Colts’ Dads have been dusting off old gear & doing nets on Thursday evenings at Parkside School with Tim Handel. Read more

Cup Progress the highlight of FOUR Under 10s matches played in a week!

A bumper edition of match reports from Kevin for the U10s who have played four(!) games since Thursday of last week.

Thursday 19th May 2016
West Surrey Youth Cricket League Cup 1st Round
Stoke D’Abernon U10s 158 for 6 (20 overs)
Royal Ascot U10s 85 for 6 (20 overs)
Stoke D’Abernon U10s won by 73 runs Read more

Stokers on the Outfield at the Oval Test

An incredibly fortunate group of young Stokers had the time of their lives last Friday, not only attending the final Test Match but also getting to play at the Oval in front of a 23500 sell out Ashes crowd, a memory they will all cherish.

Courtesy of Stoke D’Abernon CC and the Surrey Cricket Foundation ten colts ranging from U7 up to U11 received match tickets in the family stand and participated in a Kwik Cricket demonstration on the outfield during the lunch interval. Read more