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20 Jan 2024
Cambridgeshire Ladies beat Suffolk by one shot

On the 20 Jan 2024 the Cambs ladies played their annual home game against Suffolk.  It was a pleasure to see the Suffolk team and to catch up with all the ladies from our area.  The atmosphere between both teams was very friendly and competitive from... [ Read more ]

07 Jan 2024
Last ICC game of the season

It was our final ICC game of the season and we played  Norfolk at home which we knew would be a challenging day.  Norfolk had already achieved exceptionally high scores against the Suffolk and Northants squads. We won one singles game and gained 3 p... [ Read more ]

03 Dec 2023
ICC Game Against Suffolk

Our penultimate game of the season was a home game on Sunday 3rd December against Suffolk.  We were hoping to win to secure second place in our group. The singles both won one game and lost one.  The pairs won two and triples one unfortunately no bon... [ Read more ]

19 Nov 2023
County Pairs Championship and National Qualifier

A total of 20 teams entered this years pairs county championship of which 10 elected to enter the national qualifier.  The event was held at Wisbech St Mary Sports & Community Centre as our usual venue at March IBC was unavailable. Special thanks mus... [ Read more ]

12 Nov 2023
Suffolk win 24-16

On 12 November Cambridgeshire played their old friends and rivals Suffolk in an ICC game at Stowmarket. The Singles performed well winning three out of four games and gaining the bonus points. Unfortunately the Pairs tried hard but lost all of their... [ Read more ]

05 Nov 2023
Heavy defeat against Norfolk

On the 5th November the County Premier team travelled to play the Norfolk team at Hingham.  We knew in advance that we were going to have the toughest game ever, the opposing team are from a considerably larger County and contains several England pla... [ Read more ]

01 Oct 2023
County Championship Four Wood Singles

A total of 36 players had entered this years singles county championship of which 18 had elected to enter the national qualifier. Unfortunately one player did not attend but thankfully Jane Stanford kindly stepped in as reserve at the last minute to... [ Read more ]

24 Sep 2023
Disappointing Loss to Northamptonshire

On Sunday 24 September the county team travelled to play their first game of the season against Northampton and we wore our new shirts and fleeces sponsored by TL Productions in March. The first round of singles unfortunately lost both of their game... [ Read more ]

03 Sep 2023
County Triples Championship

Twelve teams entered this year's county championship and national qualifier.  Seven teams had pre-entered the national qualifier.  The twelve teams were divided into three groups by way of open draw. The top two teams from each group would go into th... [ Read more ]

26 Aug 2023
Over 55 Pairs County Championship

Twelve teams entered this years county championship for players aged 55 and over as of 1st September 2023. Unfortunately due to circumstances beyond our control it was not possible to run this event as a national qualifier, but it is hoped that we ma... [ Read more ]