Tag Archives: Thames Valley League

Best Ever Season! Triple promotion…

Third XI celebrating their promotion… 2015 Season Review: The league season is now completed and thought’s are now turning towards Bonfire Night and Christmas.The season has been a memorable one for all at DCC. Our first year in the higher echelons of the Home Counties Premier Cricket League has been a fine one, new opponents, […]

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Datchet Narrowly Fall to Burnham but Disappoint Circling Birds of Prey

Captain Dicky had to make changes for this trip to the very impressive Burnham ground with 4 of his top 7 away, including self-appointed “best batsman” Thomas Jones.   PC Brown got a late call-away, believed to be Mrs Smith’s cat being stuck up that tree again, and after trying every other person within a 20 […]

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JD calls the SHOTS, in 10 Wicket Haul

Datchet 2nd XI vs Marlow 2XI- 08/06/13 Datchet 2s arrived at Marlow’s ground on regatta day, with a lot of talent on show (not much in cricket terms anyway.) There was a mixed 2nd team, losing Thomas Jones, Sam Finn & Eswar Krishnamurthy to the 1st team. However, Datchet were energised by the one and […]

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Datchet 2nd XI Blow Away Amersham & Opposition ‘Narked’ by DCC 3rd XI Victory

High winds visited Datchet prior to the first league games of the season.  This resulted in an early meet for many players who needed to retrieve the ‘field end’ sightscreen from the aforementioned field.  Many thanks to the 25 or so players who turned up to make this possible, including our new resident lumberjack, Ben […]

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A Dark ‘Knight’ for Datchet’s ‘Batman’

Saturday the 11th of May bought with it unsettled weather and Datchet’s return to Division 1 of the Thames Valley league. Sadly as the result attested the two seemed to be inextricably linked with certain victory curtailed by bad light after a prolonged period off the field for rain. Datchet were greeted by the picturesque […]

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What’s better than a Promotion…..

….3!!! That’s right, three Datchet XI’s have been promoted for the 2013 season. So congratulations to: the First XI who move to Division 1 as champions of Division 2A. Datchet’s first game in 2013 is away to Amersham – veterans of the division who will provide a stern opening day test. the Second XI who move in to Division 4A. […]

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Datchet are Champions!

Datchet’s final league game of the season saw them travel to Fleet requiring just 5 points to be crowned Thames Valley Division 2A champions.   Datchet won the toss and elected to field. As has become the norm, Lambert made early in roads into the Fleet top order bowling some of the best overs of […]

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Title Within Touching Distance

Datchet secured twenty points against Slough II’s on Saturday which maintained their 20 point lead at the top of Thames Valley Division 2A. With a maximum of 25 points on offer next week Datchet could secure the title based on the toss of a coin at Eversley CC where their nearest rivals face Finchampstead in […]

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Datchet 2nd X1 vs Cove 3rd X1 04/08/12

 Datchet 2s arrived at the ground in buoyant mood, due to the long awaited reunion of several DCC stalwarts.  The air of excitement was somewhat dampened, however, by the appearance of sightscreens which resembled the barriers put up around injured horses just before a lethal injection.  Despite this, Cove elected to bat with the openers […]

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Datchet Make a Meal of Cookham

Datchet Make a Meal of Cookham Datchet played the host for the second week in succession as they took on Cookham Dean in the Thames Valley League. This time without chief supporter Chris Edwards, who had made a long overdue return to playing action in the Second XI. Cookham won the toss and elected to […]

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