SGHGö: erster norddeutscher Cricketmeister der Frauen

SGHGÖ in DamshagenDie Cricketentwicklung in Deutschland hat deutlich an Fahrt aufgenommen. Neben Jugendligen in verschiedenen Alterstufen wurde 2014 in Norddeutschland auch zum ersten Mal eine Frauenliga ausgespielt.

Während bei der allerersten NDCV-Frauen-Hallenmeisterschaft Anfang März 2014 lediglich zwei Clubs den Titel unter sich ausmachten, rangen in der Sommersaison bereits vier Clubs um den Titel: die SG Findorff-Bremen, der THCC Rot-Gelb Hamburg, der SV Damshagen, und eine Spielgemeinschaft des HC Hannover und des Cricket Teams der Uni Göttingen, kurz SGHGö. Weiterlesen

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Get registered! Coaching course coming up in Cologne


Cricketers and budding coaches in North Rhine-Westphalia will soon get a chance to learn the basics of coaching cricket with an instructional course on Saturday July 26th, due to be held in Cologne.

Tutor for the event, co-organized by the DCB and ASV Köln, will be the experienced coach Mike Kwan from Munich. Weiterlesen

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What does the DCB offer its members?

IMG_4409Have you ever wondered how to start a new cricket club? Or wanted to know what opportunities are available to talented junior or women players in your region to develop? Or maybe you’ve even thought about qualifying yourself as a coach or umpire?

Your first stop in answering these queries should be the Deutscher Cricket Bund (DCB), Germany’s national governing body for cricket. For all of these questions there is the right DCB representative, waiting to help you achieve your goals.

With the income from the membership payments provided by cricket clubs in Germany, and the financial assistance of the International Cricket Council, the DCB is able to offer unique opportunities, advice and – in certain circumstances – financial assistance to clubs and players wanting to do something for cricket in their part of Germany.

For more information on what you are entitled to as a member of the DCB have a look at “What does the DCB offer its members?”  A list of the relevant DCB contacts is included at the end of the document.

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Successful start to Berlin’s U11 league on the Maifeld

U11 league BerlinWith increasing commitment from Berlin’s cricket clubs, cricket appears to be developing fast in schools in the capital. This weekend the city’s regional authority, the Berliner Cricket Komitee, was able to hold it’s first ever youth league games on the city’s Maifeld pitch.

Building on progress made at the junior cricket camp held in April, sponsored by T20 International, a total of three teams took part in the inaugural under 11 league matches. Weiterlesen

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Batsmen struggle, bowlers shine at Europe Div 2 tournament

De Silva walksGermany’ mens team has failed to make an impression at this year’s ICC Europe Division 2 Championships, losing five out of five competition games at the four day tournament in Essex, England.

It all started so positively, with two clinical wins in practice matches ahead of the tournament against local opposition, the German team entered the competition in high spirits. Alas, they were soon staring three losses in the face, within the first two days of action. Weiterlesen

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