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
SI Capital & Snows Kia
Our 1st XI play in the First Division of the Surrey Championship. Their ambition is to regain promotion to the Premier League and establish themselves as a leading team in the top league.
Captain: Olly Birts (GCC Director of Cricket) will lead the side for the first time this year having made his 1st XI debut when he was 16 years old.
Guildford’s 2nd XI play in the 2nd XI First Division of the Surrey Championship. Their ambition is to gain promotion back into the premier league having been relegated in 2021.
Captain: Tom Bancroft has been captain of the 2nd XI since 2020 having won promotion back to the Premier League in his first year in charge.
Our 3rd XI play in the First Division of the Surrey Championship. Their ambition is to gain promotion to the Premier League and establish themselves as a leading team in the top league.
Captain: Cam Green has been captain since 2018. In the 2020 COVID effected season, Cam lead the side to an unbeaten season, winning their regional league.
Currently our 4th XI are not in a league. They are aiming to play a large number of friendlies this year, we hope to be in a position to field a team in a league for the 2023 season.
Captain: Ahmed Hussein is embarking on his second (current) year as captain having been very successful in the friendlies they played last year.
The Academy Teams
Academy U21 Tier 1
Manager: Mathew Teale
Captain: Freddie Geffen
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.
GCC Cricket Week
2022 Cricket Week – 7th to 12th August 2022
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 2022 will run from Sunday 7th to Friday 12th August, fixtures listed below:
Sunday 7th August
Monday 8th August
Six aside competition 11.00am start followed U17s/U19s Fixture
Tuesday 9th August
Guildford CC Mens 1st/2nd XI v Old Blundellians CC
Wednesday 10th August
Guildford CC Mens 1st/2nd XI v Wanderers CC
Thursday 11th August
Guildford CC Mens 2nd/3rd X1 v Surrey University
Friday 12th August