Surrey v Gloucestershire
Thursday 27 May – Sunday 30 May 2021
Gloucestershire return to Woodbridge for the first time since 1993 with previous championship visits standing at Surrey 2 wins, Gloucestershire 1 and the other ending in a wet draw.
In 1978 Gloucestershire won a tight match by 2 wickets despite a century from the veteran John Edrich (114) and 90 from skipper Roger Knight as Surrey reached 268-6 in their 100 overs. However their efforts were bettered by former South African All ... Continue reading →
Player of the month this Saturday, 8th August
We will be running a Player of the Month event this Saturday after our senior league matches. The captains will be giving a summary of results since the restart and announcing their players of the month.
The bar will be open at the clubhouse and Dave Squires will also be running a BBQ; all members are welcome to watch the 1st XI game vs Normandy and attend the BBQ .
Given the current circumstances we will ... Continue reading →
Cricket this weekend: bar & BBQ on offer!
It was fantastic to see cricket back on at Woodbridge Road last Saturday and Sunday, with two good games! It was great also to see so many youngsters enjoying some senior cricket – something we want to encourage for the rest of the season.
Over the coming weekend we have a full program of cricket. On Saturday we have the final warm up matches with a triple header against Normandy with the 1st XI ... Continue reading →
Above: Three U15s – Toby, Shoaib and Jevan – who represented Surrey Schools at the Kia Oval recently
Cricket week is coming
Book those days off, here comes the 2019 Cricket Week.
In a five-day extravaganza which puts Wimbledon, Henley and Royal Ascot into the shade, Woodbridge Road will be throbbing with players of all ages and abilities.
It launches on Monday July 29 with an U19 Surrey Vitality T20 clash between Guildford and Cranleigh, from 2.30pm, followed by a ... Continue reading →
Welcome to our June newsletter as we prepare for the Guildford Festival, an exciting double-header which sees Somerset and Yorkshire taking on champions Surrey in the Specsavers County Championship.
It will be the first time Woodbridge Road has hosted two four-day matches since the festival began in 1938 and we are hoping the weather will be kind to us. Somerset – who were beaten here by an innings last summer – were runners-up to Surrey in Division One last ... Continue reading →
Welcome to our Easter newsletter, which marks the launch of the 2019 playing programme.
Nathan Tilley, who is seen on the right of Surrey skipper Rory Burns at the Wisden dinner, displaying their leather-bound Wisdens
Nathan, who is 19, went on to play a pivotal part in Guildford’s promotion campaign, hitting another six centuries in his 873 runs which led to the club finishing top of Surrey Championship Division One.
There has been much going on during the ... Continue reading →
Welcome to our first newsletter of the year as we head towards the 2019 season, hoping that it will be every bit as exciting and successful as last year.
Come on Aussie, come on …
Guildford have recruited Queensland U19 captain Angus Lovell as our overseas player for the AJ Fordham Surrey Championship campaign, when the side will be back in the Premier Division after promotion last year.
Angus is a top-order batsman – the leading run-scorer at Australian U17 level, ... Continue reading →
Welcome to our Christmas newsletter, wrapping up what has been an exciting 2018 for the club, bringing success on the field and the delivery of our new pavilion at Woodbridge Road.
Guildford Cricket Festival
We’re already set for a packed 2019, which will bring a bumper Guildford Festival in June 2019 when county champions Surrey will play first Somerset – who they trounced by an innings there last summer – from June 3-6 and ... Continue reading →
Welcome to our June newsletter, which has news about the Guildford Festival, the Beer Festival and other events plus a look back at how the club’s teams have been getting on over the past few weeks.
June is a crucial month for the club and every member can offer vital support to help out.
Although Virat Kohli’s stint at Surrey never turned into reality, owing to a neck injury, Woodbridge Road is expected to be full of spectators when Somerset arrive ... Continue reading →