Buckinghamshire County Cricket Club


Buckinghamshire County Cricket Club is one of the county clubs which make up the Minor Counties in the English domestic cricket structure, representing the historic county of Buckinghamshire and playing in the Minor Counties Championship and the MCCA Knockout Trophy. The Minor Counties play three-day matches at a level below that of the first-class game. At present, Buckinghamshire competes in the Eastern Division of the Minor Counties Championship.

The club has its administrative headquarters at Little Chalfont and plays its matches around the county at various locations. Until 1979 it played regularly at Ascott Park, the home of the Rothschild family which was prominent in the club's foundation.

Read more about Buckinghamshire County Cricket ClubHonours, Earliest Cricket, Origin of Club, Club History, Famous Players, Grounds

Other articles related to "buckinghamshire county cricket club, cricket, buckinghamshire, club, county, cricket club":

Buckinghamshire County Cricket Club - Grounds
... See also List of cricket grounds in England and Wales Buckinghamshire The club have no fixed home, but play their matches at various grounds across the county ... Grounds used for the 2011 season include Gerrards Cross Cricket Club Ground, Gerrards Cross London Road, High Wycombe Upton Court Road, Slough Pound ...
Van Buren County, Iowa - Geography - Adjacent Counties
... Jefferson County (north) Henry County (northeast) Lee County (east) Clark County, Missouri (southeast) Scotland County, Missouri (southwest) Davis County (west) ...
Västra Götaland County - Politics
... The Västra Götaland Regional Council or Västra Götalandsregionen is an evolved County Council that for a trial period has assumed certain tasks ... Similar trial councils are applied for Skåne County and Gotland County ...
Västra Götaland County - Heraldry
... The arms for the County of Västra Götaland was granted in 1999 when the county was formed ... shown with a royal crown it represents the County Administrative Board, which is the regional presence of (royal) government authority ...
Västra Götaland County
... Västra Götaland County (Swedish Västra Götalands län) is a county or län on the western coast of Sweden ... The county is the second largest (in terms of population) of Sweden's counties and it is subdivided into 49 municipalities (kommuner) ... The capital and governmental seat of Västra Götaland County is Gothenburg ...

Famous quotes containing the words club, cricket and/or county:

    He loved to sit silent in a corner of his club and listen to the loud chattering of politicians, and to think how they all were in his power—how he could smite the loudest of them, were it worth his while to raise his pen for such a purpose.
    Anthony Trollope (1815–1882)

    All cries are thin and terse;
    The field has droned the summer’s final mass;
    A cricket like a dwindled hearse
    Crawls from the dry grass.
    Richard Wilbur (b. 1921)

    I know this well, that if one thousand, if one hundred, if ten men whom I could name,—if ten honest men only,—ay, if one HONEST man, in this State of Massachusetts, ceasing to hold slaves, were actually to withdraw from this copartnership, and be locked up in the county jail therefor, it would be the abolition of slavery in America. For it matters not how small the beginning may seem to be: what is once well done is done forever.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)