Ramsbottom Cricket Club

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Ramsbottom Cricket Club
League Lancashire League
Ground Acre Bottom, Ramsbottom, Greater Manchester
Professional Daryn Smit (South Africa)
2013 League Position 4th

Ramsbottom Cricket Club is a cricket club in the Lancashire League, which plays its home games at Acre Bottom in Ramsbottom. For the 2011 season its captain is Jon Fielding, and its professional is Shanan Stewart of New Zealand. Usman Khawaja was called up to the Australian test squad and instead their professional is Alex Doolan.[1] The club has won the league on four occasions and won the cup 6 times, including two victories in consecutive years in 2001 and 2002.[2] It has employed professionals including Wasim Raja, Keith Arthurton and Brad Hodge.[3]

Honours[edit]

  • 1st XI League Winners - 5 - 1921, 1925, 1974, 1992, 2010
  • Worsley Cup Winners - 8 - 1939, 1957, 1996, 2001, 2002, 2005, 2009, 2011
  • 20/20 Cup - 3 - 2010, 2011, 2012
  • Ron Singleton Colne Trophy Winners - 5 - 1997, 2006, 2010, 2011, 2012 (shared)
  • 2nd XI League Winners - 11 - 1910, 1935, 1964, 1966, 1970, 1972, 1973, 2001, 2006, 2007, 2013
  • 2nd XI (Lancashire Telegraph) Cup Winners - 11 - 1972, 1975, 1987, 1993, 1995, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2011
  • 3rd XI League Winners - 4 - 1995, 1998, 1999, 2000

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ramsbottom CC at lancashireleague.com
  2. ^ League records at lancashireleague.com
  3. ^ Ramsbottom professionals at lancashireleague.com

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