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FCC NatWest CricketForce 2014

Many thanks to Trevor Gosden, who has covered the costs of the club’s new mower, as seen with Roo at the helm, under instruction from the mechanic, who couldn’t find top speed!  Roo obviously did because before he started he had a full head of hair!. Thanks to Neil Pitman for donating the cricket net, which replaced the old holey […]


FCC 2013 Annual Report

FRESHWATER CRICKET CLUB ANNUAL REPORT 2013 was a rollercoaster of a year.  Highs, saw us all get stuck in and lay a new artificial pitch, to real lows of seeing the pitch damaged before we even used it.  The struggle of fielding a full side for games has got worse, and is being reflected in […]


2014 FCC fixture card

Sam Scoring

Click here to view / download the FCC 2014 FIXTURE CARD in PDF format


Free Winter Cricket Nets – 2014

Free Cricket Nets 2014

Free 2014 Winter Cricket Nets at the West Wight Sports Centre, All ages and abilities welcome, call Graham on 01983-754746 for more information. Free Nets poster 2014


The weekend after NatWest CricketForce 2013 weekend…

The weekend after NatWest CricketForce 2013 weekend by Graham Gosden. As is evident from the five photo-blogs previously posted on this site, we have worked really hard and put in a lot of hours over a number of weekends to replace our cricket pitch. This was a project undertaken by members of Freshwater Cricket Club, […]


NatWest CricketForce 2013 weekend – Laying the new mat part five.

NatWest CricketForce 2013

NatWest CricketForce 2013 weekend by Jason Swain. The fifth and final instalment of the photo-blog record of the new cricket pitch at Freshwater Cricket Club. Taking place over the NatWest CricketForce 2013 weekend the sun finally made an appearance and we had our record attendance as a result. Volunteering their time in the sunshine this week at Moa place were Graham Gosden, Neil Pitman, […]


Freshwater Cricket Club New artificial cricket pitch – Part 4

artificial cricket pitch

Freshwater Cricket Club’s new artificial cricket pitch – Part 4 (levelling the ground) by Jason Swain. The story of the laying of the new artificial cricket pitch at Freshwater Cricket Club continues. In this fourth instalment the old pitch has gone and the ground is being prepared for the new mat, with great attention to detail in making sure the ground […]


New Cricket Pitch at Freshwater Cricket Club – Part 3.

New Cricket Pitch

New Cricket Pitch at Freshwater Cricket Club by Jason Swain. Week three of the story of the new pitch at Freshwater Cricket Club. And this week it was time to remove the old mat with the help of James Osman’s Tractor! Volunteering their time this week on another freezing cold afternoon at Moa place were Graham Gosden, Neil […]


New cricket pitch at FCC! Week 2

New cricket pitch at FCC

New cricket pitch at FCC!  Following up on last weeks report where we picked the new mat up from Ventnor CC http://www.freshwatercc.co.uk/new-mat-for-freshwater-cc/ This week preparations began on getting everything ready to lay it at our home ground on ‘west wight sports centre’ in moa place, Freshwater. The first stage was to find the edges of our current […]


New Mat for Freshwater CC

Hi all, You will be glad to know that we have managed to get Ventnors old mat out to Freshwater CC. Many thanks to Pitman for use of his truck, Jenks, Jimbo, Roo, Stevie P, Graham and Jack, great effort lads, hope you all sleep well tonight. All that remains is to take up our […]


Freshwater Cricket Club Annual Awards Evening 2012

Young player of the year award

There was an excellent turn out of players and partners for the Freshwater Cricket Club end of season awards night. Money was raised for Yarmouth Primary School PTFA. On the field we managed to reach a second consecutive Fred Winter Cup Final, and finished third in Division two. Graham Gosden won the batting award and the […]


Sandrock Services Isle of Wight Indoor Cricket League 2012-2013 Fixtures

Well, its that time of year already and the indoor cricket league is back with us again (see twitter feed for our latest results, and watch the blog for stuarts weekly reports) Click here to download a pdf file of the Sandrock Services Isle of Wight Indoor Cricket League 2012-2013 Fixtures anyone interested in playing […]


Freshwater Cricket Club 2012 Sussex Tour Report

Freshwater Cricket Club 2012 Tour Photo

I have just about recovered from the fantastic Freshwater Cricket Club 2012 tour to Sussex, thanks to everyone who came along and made it a cracking weekend, see attached photo. The group convened on friday evening in Steyning for a quick beer and bbq before heading in to Brighton for Sussex vs Middlesex Twenty20 game, which was easily won by Sussex […]


NatWest Cricket Force at Freshwater CC

indoor cricket league

Saturday 14th April 2012 was NatWest Cricket Force day for Freshwater Cricket Club. A big thanks to the club members turned out on a chilly afternoon to help get things ready for the forthcoming season and generally smarten the place up a bit. The square was tended to, holes in the nets repaired, scoreboard and numbers […]


FRESHWATER CRICKET CLUB ANNUAL REPORT 2011/12

Freshwater Cricket Club 2011

Thanks to the Vine Inn for their continued financial support of Freshwater Cricket Club.  Their money pays for the club’s insurance.  Mrs Osman continued with her support of the club, and has given members a 10% discount at Warren Farm Tea Rooms.  John from Wight Outdoor has continued with his support.  Roger Dorrington must also […]


Free Winter Nets 2012 at Freshwater Cricket Club.

Free Winter Nets

Freshwater Cricket Club Invites you to come along and join in the Free Winter Nets session at West Wight Sports Centre on… Sun 29th Jan Sun12th Feb 2-4 pm All abilities/ages welcome For more information call Graham on 01983 754746 Click here for a PDF poster to print out and put up at your place of work or school […]


Pre-season practise & Natwest Cricketforce

Pre-season practise this Sunday April 3rd at Moa place 2pm-4pm, everyone welcome, only a few weeks to go to the start of the new season! Also, for the following weekend it’s Natwest Cricketforce which we will aim to have it 9th/10th of April start time of 11am (NatWest CricketForce is an England and Wales Cricket Board volunteering initiative […]


FRESHWATER CRICKET CLUB 2011 FIXTURES

Weekend fixtures   MARCH SUN 27 Pre-season practise. HOME 2-4pm APRIL SUN 17 ARRETON HOME 1.30 F SUN 24 REAL RYDE CAVALIERS HOME 1.30 F SAT 30 GODSHILL HOME 2.00 L   MAY SAT 7 BEMBRIDGE HOME 2.00 L SUN 8 WESTOVER HOME 2.00 F SAT 14 VENTNOR 3RD XI AWAY 2.00 L SAT 21 […]


FCC sign exciting new talent for 2025 season

William in his first whites

Freshwater CC are pleased to announce that they have come to a pre-contract agreement with exciting new batting talent “William James Swain” for the 2025 season (by which time we will be competing in Hampshire division one) William himself is reported to be very excited at the prospect of representing the club his father (Jason Swain) played […]


Freshwater Cricket Club. Free Winter Nets 2011

Free Cricket Nets

Freshwater Cricket Club Invites you to Free Winter Nets at West Wight Sports Centre on… Sun 30th Jan Sun13th Feb Sun 27th Feb 4-6pm All abilities/ages welcome For more information call Graham on 754746 Click here for a PDF poster to print out and put up at yoru place of work or school or local shop!


Week 8 report and league table from the Sandrock Services indoor cricket league.

Freshwater dismissed Arreton for 116. Gary Cooper and Carl Prean gave Arreton with a good start, but Freshwater stifled the flow of runs in the latter stages of the innings and wickets fell as the pressure mounted. Jason Swain returned figures of 3-23 and then featured in a good opening stand with Graham Gosden as Freshwater romped to a 6 wicket victory.


Week 7 Press report, Sandrock services indoor cricket league.

The meeting of league leaders, Bembridge, and their nearest rivals, Young Cavaliers, produced some exciting cricket, and the outcome was decided on the final ball of the match.


Freshwater Cricket Club 2010 Annual Report

we had a fairly successful season coming runners up in League Division 2, so well done to our new Captain Tom Henderson


Sandrock services indoor cricket league. Week 6 County Press report.

Josh Hebden

In the morning’s top match, Bembridge held off a stiff challenge from Ryde Colt to move back into first place of the League.