Varsity Match 2022

Varsity match 2022 OUCC has actively been discussing the possibility of a men’s and women’s double header at Lord’s since the merger of OUCC with OUWCC in 2019.   We are most grateful for MCC’s continued support for the fixture and for generously allowing the Universities to determine the format of Varsity matches for next year. Following …

Blues vs Surrey Match Report

OXFORD UNIVERSITY v SURREY UNIVERSITY BUCS Qualifying League at The Parks, Wednesday 21st April 2021 A cold blustery day and a new pitch in the centre of the square welcomed the players to The Parks for the first competitive fixture of the season: 50 overs per side. Foster won the toss for the hosts and …

Lord’s Varsity 2021- Update for Members

Note for O.U.C.C. Members about the Men’s 50 over Varsity Match at Lord’s on Sunday, May 23rd   You may already have heard the very good news that the Men’s 50 over Varsity Match will take place at Lord’s on Sunday, May 23rd. The fixture is being used by the M.C.C. as a test run …

Blues v Teddington CC Match Report

Blues vs Teddington CC Match REport The Royal Park looked resplendent as last year’s Middlesex League Champions hosted the Blues in glorious sunshine, accompanied by a score of deer beyond the boundary. Hargrave won the toss in a 40 overs-per-side match, and batted on a firm flat pitch which was more reminiscent of June than …

Men’s Blues Varsity Report 2020

OUCC were very fortunate to be able to play varsity matches in September, after the regular season was wiped out by coronavirus. The squad warmed up with 2 inter squad games in August, as well as a notable victory against a very strong Teddington side. The first varsity match was the Blues One Day match, …

OUCC vs The Army

OUCC get their season underway with a wonderful day of cricket at aldershot Despite leaving with two losses including one spectacular collapse, our combined Blues and Authentics team could not have asked for a more enjoyable return to cricket. Our profuse thanks must go to those within the Army setup who worked so hard to …

Update on Covid-19

Following the ECB announcement of 24th April, extending the delay on professional cricket until 1st July, there will be no OUCC cricket until at least that date. This means, regrettably, that the Men’s 50 over Varsity match at Lord’s scheduled for 7th June and the Women’s 50 over Varsity match at Wormsley scheduled for 16th …