Have Gloucestershire ever won the County Championship?
With the Grace brothers and Billy Midwinter in their team, Gloucestershire won three Champion County titles in the 1870s. Since then Gloucestershire’s fortunes have been mixed and they have never won the official County Championship.
Who plays cricket at Bristol?
Gloucestershire County Cricket Club
Gloucestershire County Cricket Club play at two different venues, Bristol and Cheltenham. The majority of matches are played at the Club’s home in Bristol, but for 2 weeks in July the Club play the most successful cricket festival in the world in Cheltenham.
What is the oldest cricket club in Somerset?
Lansdown Cricket Club
The first officially organised club to be recognised in Somerset was Lansdown Cricket Club, formed in 1825, although a Bath cricket club seems to have preceded it with a similar collection of enthusiasts from around 1817–1824.
Which is the most successful county cricket team?
Official county champions Yorkshire have won the most County Championships with 32 outright titles and one shared.
Who has won the most t20 blasts?
|Countries||England & Wales|
|Number of teams||18|
|Current champion||Kent Spitfires (2nd title)|
|Most successful||Leicestershire Foxes (3 titles)|
Who plays cricket at the County Ground?
County Ground, Exeter, also in Exeter and used for Devon CCC home matches. County Cricket Ground, Hove – home of Sussex CCC. County Cricket Ground, Northampton (also known as Wantage Road), – home of Northamptonshire CCC and former home of Northampton Town F.C.
Who plays at Bristol County Ground?
The Bristol County Ground (also known as Nevil Road and currently known as the Seat Unique Stadium for sponsorship reasons) is a senior cricket venue in Bristol, England. It is in the district of Ashley Down. The ground is home to Gloucestershire County Cricket Club.
Who are Gloucestershire County Cricket Club?
Gloucestershire County Cricket Club are an English cricket club based in Bristol. The club has played first-class cricket since 1870 against Surrey. The club have played both List A cricket and Twenty20 cricket since their introductions into the English game in 1963 and 2003 respectively.
When did Gloucestershire first play first class cricket?
Founded in 1870, Gloucestershire have always been first-class and have played in every top-level domestic cricket competition in England. The club played its first senior match in 1870 and W. G. Grace was their captain.
Who are Gloucestershire?
It represents the historic county of Gloucestershire. Founded in 1870, Gloucestershire have always been first-class and have played in every top-level domestic cricket competition in England.
Who are the most successful Gloucestershire cricketers since the war?
Outstanding players since the war include Tom Graveney, “Jack” Russell and overseas players Mike Procter, Zaheer Abbas and Courtney Walsh . Gloucestershire was very successful in one-day cricket in the late 1990s and early 2000s winning several titles under the captaincy of Mark Alleyne and coaching of John Bracewell.