2010 Knock-out Competitions: Draw/Dates/Venues

The South Essex District Cricket Board has now finalised all arrangements for its midweek evening competitions, being the Knock-Out Cup, played on a twenty-20 basis, and the equally popular veterans’ knock-out competition, played in a sixteen 8-ball over per innings format.  Both competitions are free to enter by member clubs and draw for both competitions was made at the SEDCB management committee meeting held on 12th April, where Paul Brice, chairman of the SEDCB, kindly volunteered to act as temporary competition secretary for 2010, in the absence of Ian Wright. 

Knock- out Cup Draw:  First Round:  Belhus v. Orsett (Tues 8th June); Horndon on the Hill v. Stanford le Hope (Wed 9th June).  Semi-Finals: Belhus or Orsett v. Thurrock (Tues 15th June); Horndon on the Hill or Stanford le Hope v. Pegasus and Corringham (Wed 16th June).  The final will be staged at Thurrock CC, Blackshots on Friday 9th July, all games in this competition start at 17.45.

Veterans’ Trophy:  First Round:  Belhus v. Stanford le Hope (Thurs 10th June).  Semi-Finals:  Basildon and Pitsea v. Pegasus and Corringham (Tue 22nd June); Horndon on the Hill v Belhus or Stanford le Hope (Thurs 24th June).  The final will be staged at a venue and date to be confirmed.  All games in this competition start at 6pm.

We would like to take this opportunity of thank all clubs who came forward with an offer to host the finals.   We have decided to rotate the hosting each year amongst our participant clubs.

All member clubs taking part in the competition are asked to co-operate with Paul to help facilitate problem-free administration, for the benefit of all concerned.  Further details about each competition will appear on the relevant pages of this website.  Clubs wishing to email Paul can do so by clicking here.