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Buccs take the bacon to make it two from two

Remote match manager Richard Hobbs was pleased to receive the news* that Buccaneers made it two-from-two for the 2020 season with a 67 run win in a low-scoring game at Follies Farm on 6 September.  Eswar Kalidasan (52) was the … Continue reading

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An unusual year: No port

BUCCANEERS v WARBOROUGH & SHILLINGFORD An Indian Summer it was, a raging bunsen it was not. With perfect blue skies above, a slow-and-low wicket below, and plenty of spin options within, the Buccaneers won the toss and opted to bat. … Continue reading

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Buccs counter-attack against COVID-19 and WCT secures win

WC & T CC 234 – 8 (40 overs), Buccs 235 – 4 (35.1 overs). Buccaneers won by six wickets Buccaneers cricket made a very welcome return at West Chiltington & Thakeham on Sunday 26 July. This was our second … Continue reading

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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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