Epsom Cricket Club

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Epsom Cricket Club was based at Epsom, Surrey, and was briefly a top-class team, playing seven known matches from 1814 to 1819.

Currently based at the Francis Schnadhorst Memorial ground in Woodcote Road, Epsom

History[edit]

Epsom is first recorded on 28–29 July 1814 when it played Brighton at the Royal New Ground in Brighton. Brighton won by 10 wickets.[1] The club's last known important match in 1819 was against Hampshire at Epsom Downs and they lost that by 135 runs.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ CricketArchive – match scorecard. Retrieved on 21 July 2009.
  2. ^ CricketArchive – match scorecard. Retrieved on 21 July 2009.

External links[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Arthur Haygarth, Scores & Biographies, Volume 1 (1744–1826), Lillywhite, 1862