Crouch End Cricket Club

C.E.C.C.| Shepherds Cot | Crouch End | North London | N8 8JJ

January 2013 Blog Posts (2)

The Only Way is Ethics - Andrew Smith writes

This is a great article and a I fully support it...

Can I make a plea to counter the notion of ‘our’ umpire and ‘your’ umpire?  It is implied, sometime even stated, that it is the batting side’s right to be umpired by members of their own team at both ends.

The will to win at all costs has infected the game to such an extent that it’s as if there needs to be a pledge undertaken by both teams before a game – a bit like swearing on the appropriate holy book by jurors in a court…


Added by Simon Tanner on January 30, 2013 at 11:58 — 2 Comments


Looks like the club got bombed during the 2nd World War.

See for more details.

1st person to find it....

Added by Simon Tanner on January 22, 2013 at 14:15 — No Comments



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