Guildford has a variety of men’s teams to suit all abilities and motivations playing in a variety of leagues, cups and competitions. Details of the various teams, their captains and contact details are outlined below.
Guildford CC’s Senior Men’s Cricket is proudly sponsored by
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Our 1st XI return to the Premier Division of the Surrey Championship after winning promotion in 2022. Their next ambition is to re-establish themselves as a leading team in the top league.
Captain: Olly Birts will lead the side again having captained them through their successful promotion campaign in 2022.
Guildford’s 2nd XI play in the Premier Division of their league in the Surrey Championship having made an immediate return to the top flight as Champions after just one season. Their ambition is to consolidate their position back into the top division.
Captain: Sammy Laurent continues as captain as they look to build on their success of 2022
Our 3rd XI completed the trio of team promotions in 2022 moving into the Premier division of their league in the Surrey Championship. Their aim is to build on that success and establish themselves as a leading team in the top league.
Captain: Cam Green has been captain since 2018. Unbeaten during the 2020 COVID effected season, Cam steered them to promotion as league champions in 2022 .
After a highly successful season of friendlies our 4th XI make their debut in the I-Anson league in 2023. With a growing number of talented youngsters this should prove a useful transition into competitive senior competition.
Captain: Ahmed Hussein is embarking on his third year as captain after masterminding the progress of the 4th xi and launch of the fledgling 5th xi in 2022.
The Academy Teams
Academy U21 Tier 1
Under 19 T20
The Surrey Slam is a T20 league played by more than 100 teams across the county. Initially the groups are organised regionally before moving on to a knock out phase.
1st XI players are exempt and most sides have a mixture of seniors and juniors. Guildford made their debut in the 2019 season.
The Grizzlies play in the Surrey Slam Midweek T20 league. Their captain is Jon Burrowes firstname.lastname@example.org 07525 850150.
GCC Cricket Week
2023 Cricket Week – Sunday July 30th – Friday August 4th
Manager: Tim Walter (07882 054111)
Guildford’s cricket week in its present format is 6 years old, relaunched to coincide with Guildford cricket clubs 150th anniversary (2016) since the original Guildford Cricket Club began playing in the town. Cricket week now involves all sections from the club including our Juniors, Ladies and Men’s senior cricket, with social events during the evening.
Guildford Cricket Week 2023 will run from Sunday to Friday
Six aside competition 11.00am start followed U17s/U19s Fixture
Guildford CC Mens 1st/2nd XI v Old Blundelians
Guildford CC Mens 1st/2nd XI v The MCC
Guildford CC Mens 2nd/3rd X1 v tbc