Coach Karun: We have to handle the pressure

Coach Karun Jethi has given his backing to the suttering First XI after their second successive defeat but says they need to learn to deal with the pressure. The former Canada star says there is plenty of talent in Charlie Randall’s  young team but they need to learn to kill off opposition when they have them down. He told…

Seconds shine as Firsts squander 100% home record

SAM McCrow’s Seconds continued their impressive form with a comprehensive win at Potters Bar although another disappointing performance saw the Firsts sacrifice their 100 per cent home record. The Seconds were led home by a hugely impressive Ollie Pitts (49*) as they recovered from the loss of three early wickets to chase down the hosts’ inadequate 118 all out.…

Grant for new covers awarded

The club has been awarded a £1,000 grant to help in the purchase of new covers. They have been ordered and should arrive next week. They’re much lighter and easier to move than the existing rather worn-out tarpaulin covers, pictured above. Chairman Chris Johnson said: ‘They will be an invaluable asset to the club, making…

McCrow’s men shine but Firsts crumble

Sam McCrow claimed five wickets as the Seconds, pictured above, stole the show on a mixed Saturday for the Park which saw the Firsts crash to a disappointing defeat. The skipper, backed by young spinner Jack Orchard who took two wickets, led from the front taking 5-39 as Northwood were bundled out for 166. The Seconds…

Sign up if you have six appeal

WHAT comes in sixes? Eggs. Packs of beer. Number of balls in an over… or in the box in the picture above. Oh, yes… and it’s exactly the number of players needed to make up a side for the Park’s next big family cricket day. We need teams for our sixes tournament, which will be held…