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The 450 Club

By Mark Bird | August 5, 2020

The 450 Club began life as The 200 Club back in the 1980’s and was the brainchild of Nobby Wykes. The idea is that the club sells 450 tickets numbered from 1 to 450. Each ticket costs £5 and that number is yours throughout the five monthly draws. The 450 Club runs from January to […]

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Club Statement

By Mark Bird | July 4, 2020

As you may be aware Cogenhoe Cricket Club has a 138 year history within the village and for the last 25 years has occupied part of Compton Park.

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Youth Update

By Mark Bird | June 12, 2020

Hi everybody! I’m not sure that my first update for youth cricket as the youth coordinator was supposed to be like this. I was supposed to be reporting on how the sun was shining, how the All Stars were progressing at Compton Park and how our newly formed U9s team was getting on in training […]

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The Cooks Report

By Mark Bird | October 14, 2020

  Welcome to my final Cooks report of 2020, more on that later. When I left you last, it was the eve of our semi final showdown with Rushton. An opposition who had beaten us on our last 3 meetings. The semi-final was drawn to take place at Compton Park, a great boost to Cogenhoe […]

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The Most Successful Sporting Team in the Village

By Mark Bird | September 23, 2020

Cogenhoe Cricket Club Under 9s are officially the most successful sporting team in the Village after their 100% successful campaign. Played: 1, Won: 1 A great game played on Wednesday 16th September at the Grange in Earl’s Barton. Cogenhoe were victorious by the score of 260 to 237. Many thanks must go to Earl’s Barton […]

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The 450 Club – July ’19 to May ’20 Winners

By Mark Bird | August 5, 2020

Recap of winners of The 450 Club JULY 2019 93 – ANT READ, 239 – DAM LEE-BROWN, 327 – JASON ROBERTS, 203- NOBBY WYKES AUGUST 2019 344- DAVE TOVEY, 173 – KEVIN MASON, 274- DAN HARRIS, 266 – ALEX HARVEY-JONES. SEPTEMBER 2019 302 – FLETCHER CALLAGHAN, 344 – DAVE TOVEY, 20 – TERRI KNIGHT, 43 […]

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Roy Quennell – Lifetime Achiever Award – OSCAs

By Mark Bird | July 31, 2020

Our former Chairman, and now Head of Fundraising, Roy Quennell received the notable ‘Lifetime Achiever Award’ at yesterdays ‘Outstanding Service to Cricket Awards’ (OSCAs). Roy continues to be an immeasurable servant to the Cricket Club and his ethics, values and passion for cricket are echoed in how we go about all aspects of the game. […]

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Family Focus

By Roy Quennell | June 12, 2020

The Whitemans There are few Father and Son combinations that have played for our club who can match the commitment on and off the field that Pat and Phil Whiteman have given Cogenhoe C C. Pat as a former first team Captain and Secretary serving on the committee whilst a player and long after he […]

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The Cooks Report – June 2020

By Nick Lester | June 12, 2020

Sponsored by Richard James Estate Agents Anyone who has ever graced a cricket pitch in the month of April in England will testify it is usually a cold, bracing affair. For me at least, it is usually time spent delighted to be back out on the pitch, but wearing as many cricket jumpers as possible, […]

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The Cooks Report – May 2020

By Nick Lester | June 12, 2020

Sponsored by Richard James Estate Agents Greetings all, firstly I’d like to introduce myself. My name is Nick Lester and I am going to be writing the Cogenhoe Cricket Club column for Roy Quennell over the summer. As a village resident and a playing member of Cogenhoe C.C. the idea is for me to give readers […]

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Second XI Captaincy

By Mark Bird | September 3, 2018

Statement Following my three year run as Second XI Captain and discussions with the Committee we have agreed to mutually part ways. Personal commitments along with a desire to avoid the behind-the-scenes matters have strongly shaped this decision. The vision was to continue the good work put in by the previous Captains and strike a […]

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Winter Cricket Practice

By Mark Bird | November 30, 2017

As a successful 2017 on the field draws to a close we start planning 2018. First on the list is Winter Cricket Practice, as per previous years we have booked Northampton College’s sports hall for this. We have use of both of their bowling lanes as well as the wider use of the hall. This […]

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