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Super Harms beats Hurls

As so often in recent years, the warming London sun welcomed us to the historic Hurlingham Club. This year battle was to be played over a 40 over format due to some fuzzy Hurlingham heads from the party the night … Continue reading

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Unseasonal May rain leads to unfinished business as Buccs and Dills bale out

Buccaneers v Armadillos 15th May 2022 Sheffield Park Dills 232-4 dec. Buccs 81-3. Match abandoned: rain After the driest spring on record, it was inevitable that the rain would start falling as the captains went out to inspect the wicket … Continue reading

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Allstars triumph over Legends in first Buccacup for 10 years

16 Buccaners past and present, plus a guest or two met at Woldingham GC today to play a team competition for the Buccacup. Last played for in 2011, this year’s competition was won by the Allstars – the younger players … Continue reading

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Buccs behave themselves at the Annual Dinner under the watchful eye of leading Silk

Under the watchful gaze of leading sports QC Mark Milliken-Smith, a selection of Buccaneer players past and present met on the evening of Thursday 28 October at the East India Club Pall Mall, to reflect on the past season in … Continue reading

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Moules hands the Gents their chips

This year the Gentlemen and the Players returned to Betchworth for the Annual House Match. With overcast conditions and a characteristically spongy wicket prevailing, the Gentlemen won the toss and inserted the Players. The opening partnership of S. Moules and E. … Continue reading

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Buccaneers’ Annual Dinner and AGM

Why not join us for the Annual Dinner, held at the East India Club, Pall Mall on Thursday 28 October 2021 at 18.45. Mark Milliken-Smith QC has been asked to propose the toast to the Club. Mark has been a … Continue reading

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A.A. Milnes

Follie’s Farm, as always, delivered a blisteringly sunny September day for us to play out a 40 over game in good spirits, supported by roast pork sandwiches and crisp Provençal rosé. Buccaneers arrived slightly short staffed with 10, waiting for … Continue reading

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Nine fail to take all 10

The only thing different this year was the welcome return of the match tea. In most other respects it was a repeat of the 2020 fixture, with Warborough & Shillingford comfortably holding on for a draw but without challenging the … Continue reading

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Buccs v Henley Scorecard

Henley won by 9 runs Innings of Henley B Purchase b Wedge-Bull 14A Gunshaw ct b Berry 73H Radhakrishan b Wedge-Bull 5A Lubbock run out 17A Searle ct b Berry 6S O’Leary B Hobbs 20D Farland ct b Rydon 54O … Continue reading

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Another scorching day in August, not

After a 9.00am discussion with the OHJ’s manager, it was decided to chance it , even though the forecast was dodgy.  Driving through Hurstpierpoint in torrential rain tested the optimism of even the captain. It was obvious we were not … Continue reading

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