Losing the will to live

Sunday 24 September 2017    South Woodford CC
JUDD STREET TIGERS 121 all out lost to SPARTAN CC 257 all out by 136 runs

Back in the day, the cricket season ended at the beginning of September, the players then donning their soccer boots until the end of April, when cricket began once more. Continue reading “Losing the will to live”

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Collateral Damage

Sunday September 17th 2017   North Middlesex  CC
JUDD STREET TIGERS 167-4 beat RAILWAY TAVERNERS 164 all out by 6 wickets

The Tigers gained their first double of the season with a second victory over the Taverners in a month, thanks to an unbroken 5th wicket stand of 125 Continue reading “Collateral Damage”

The Last Tea

Paulin Ground, Winchmore Hill  Sunday 10th September 2017
JUDD STREET TIGERS 164-9 lost to MAYFIELD CC 200-7 by 36 runs

David Peace reports from an even gloomier than usual Winchmore Hill.

Apocalypse. Year Zero. Nuclear war has been put on hold, but Central America is devastated by hurricanes and earthquakes. Continue reading “The Last Tea”

Ducks in a row

Sunday September 3 2017    Paulin Ground, Winchmore Hill

JUDD STREET TIGERS 157 all out lost to SOUTH LONDON ODD BALLS 159-7 by 3 wickets 

 

Winchmore Hill – Year Zero. We have been here before. Nothing is quite what it seems. Continue reading “Ducks in a row”

Letting the dogs run free

Sunday 20 August 2017  Paulin Ground Winchmore Hill
Judd Street Tigers 237-6 beat Railway Taverners 218-3 by 19 runs

The Tigers made it a hat-trick of wins with an entertaining victory over the Railway Taverners from Crouch End, the bat rather than the ball dominating on this occasion Continue reading “Letting the dogs run free”

Fire, Fury and Frailty

13 August 2017  Paulin Ground Winchmore Hill
Judd Street Tigers 88-7 beat Potter Street 87 all out by 3 wickets

The world teeters on the brink of nuclear extinction, Chelsea are in chaos again and the Tigers are still struggling for players. Continue reading “Fire, Fury and Frailty”

In the Neep of time

Sunday 6 August 2017   Paulin Ground, Winchmore Hill
Judd Street Tigers 145-8 beat Acme CC 144 all out by 2 wickets

And so, the rain finally went away, the sun came out, and the Tigers won a cricket match for the first time in almost three months. The glass is half full again. Continue reading “In the Neep of time”

Premature evacuation

Sunday 23 July 2017  Paulin Ground, Winchmore Hill
JUDD STREET TIGERS 62-2 drew with SE CHALLENGERS 117 all out

Summer is over and the nights are drawing in, as a heavy and prolonged shower at about 5 o’clock scuppered any chance of the Tigers obtaining their first victory since May 14 Continue reading “Premature evacuation”

Porto 2017 Tour Diary – Day 2

continued from tour diary 1

Awoke reluctantly feeling like Sunday is a good day to sleep until 1pm. What’s the point of staying within walking distance of a cricket ground if you’re going to start a match at 11am? Continue reading “Porto 2017 Tour Diary – Day 2”

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