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2020 season update in the light of the COVID-19 pandemic

Buccaneers will soon be receiving the Club’s fixture card for the coming season. Although we know that no cricket will be played during the first part of the season at least, your committee felt that you would still like to … Continue reading

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Scorecard of Buccs v Follies Farm Old Spots CC

Buccaneers won by 17 runs Innings of Buccaneers O Metcalfe lbw Kirkham 8L Milne ct Jake b Kirkham 12E Kalidasan b Black 35J Milne lbw Meadows 6C Leefe b Meadows 14W Metcalfe ct H Bryant b Black 9S Leefe ct … Continue reading

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Hack posts his last match report

James Stringer writes: Tuesday 12th November witnessed the poignant and sad celebration of the life of Richard Gwynn. Known to gathered Buccaneers almost universally as ‘The Hack’, his friends from all parts of his life were there. Well represented were … Continue reading

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Sad news of the passing of Richard Gwynn

The Committee has learned of the very sad news that Richard Gwynn died yesterday morning. Having been in intensive care for the last week, he passed away peacefully with his family present. There was no more loyal Buccaneer than ‘The … Continue reading

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Henley heroics seal victory for last-gasp Buccs

As I belatedly pen this match report, Australia have just retained The Ashes. In search of happier cricketing times, I need cast my mind back a few weeks, to when another set of plucky tourists – from as far afield … Continue reading

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Enjoyable debut at West Chiltington

Buccaneers came up 20 runs short against a well organised West Chiltington & Thakeham side on Sunday 28 July. A fantastic day was had by all, despite the result – this was our first fixture at this beautiful village ground … Continue reading

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Six of the best as Rob wins (yet again)…

Happy 21st birthday to the House Match. We struggled through to this important milestone but forsook champagne and Black Tie for Hogsback beer and crisp whites. Two teams (of sorts) had been collected and Rich Hobbs’ Hyderbad Sunrisers rose to … Continue reading

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Legends gather to see current youth nearly beat OHJ

Buccaneers 213 for 6 dec. OHJ 152 for 9. Match drawn Conditions were windy. So windy that the covers had been blown apart overnight and left a nasty damp patch at one end. After a bit of tutting from the … Continue reading

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Teenage Torment Part 2

Under balmy skies Buccaneers suffered a first defeat of the season at Lindfield CC. Skip won the toss and elected to have bat. Scoring 275 in 40 overs should have seen Buccs home comfortably but the much heralded Buccs bowling … Continue reading

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A welcome return (of the likely lads)

Buccaneers 281-8 decHurlingham Club 115 all outBuccs won by 166 runs On Sunday 16th June, we awoke to a slightly damp morning, but luckily the sometimes trigger happy Hurlingham CC groundsmen were happy for us to continue with a declaration … Continue reading

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