Author Archives: Nick Burton

Derek Metcalfe

It is with great sadness that we inform you that Derek Metcalfe passed away peacefully last night. Derek’s involvement at the club was varied and covered many years.  He was a honorary life member, former committee member and club historian but abo

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Match Day Policy

Customer Notice – Covid 19 policy on Match Days Nelson Cricket Club (the Club) has carefully considered all available guidance (“Guidance”) in respect of recreational cricket from 12 April 2021. This notice sets out the outcome of the risk a

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Pro News – Tariq Signs for 2021

Nelson CC are delighted to announce the signing of Usman Tariq as professional for the 2021 season A left-hand top order batsman and right-arm off spin bowler Tariq has excelled in his native Pakistan since his List-A debut at just 13 years of age. He has

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Captains 2021

Neil Thompson has taken the decision to step down as 1st XI captain with immediate effect. Neil was first appointed as captain in 2012 at the age of just 24 and has taken charge of the side for 8 of the previous 9 seasons. His 158 league games at the helm

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Nelson V Colne (T20)

Colne 125/6 (20 overs) C Grant 2/13 Nelson 126/1 (12.4 overs) R Bradley 86* / D Crotty 31 Nelson win by 9 wickets Scorecard

Nelson V Great Harwood

Nelson 164 all out L Bradley – 56 / J Bradley 33 Great Harwood 122 all out J Bradley 4/24 Nelson win by 42 runs Scorecard

Bacup V Nelson

Nelson 144-6 (34 overs) C Gildea – 42 Bacup – 154 – 5 (32 overs) N Thompson 3/25 Bacup win by 5 wickets Scorecard

Colne V Nelson

Nelson – 165/6 (40 overs) L Bradley 77* Colne – 166/8 (36.5 overs) E Bradley 3/50 Colne win by 2 wickets Scorecard