2014 Season

2014 Senior Net Sessions

Indoor nets for SENIOR players will be held at Ipswich School, Henley Road, Ipswich on Tuesday evenings from 8.30 till 10.00 commencing on 1 April through to the 15 April.

Outdoor nets are likely to commence on Wednesday 23rd April from 6.00pm.

2014 Junior Sessions

Please click on the link to find full details of this years Youth section coaching. 

Outdoor training sessions will be held on MONDAY evenings from 28TH APRIL AT RANSOMES SPORTS CLUB, SIDEGATE AVENUE

To register an interest in attending please complete and return tha attached application form.

Further sessions will hopefully be arranged over the Easter Half Term - details to follow.



Despite the continued uncertainty of the facilities at Ransomes, we are pleased to announce that the winter work was undertaken on the square, which should ensure a better playing surface than we had in 2013.

We have also been assured that new changing facilities will be in place before the start of the season, which should mean both sides being able to have a hot shower after the game!

One area that has year to be confirmed and that is the situation with the bar, it looks at the moment that there will not be any bar facilities in the short term.

Fixtures for the coming season have also been released, the Sunday XI are the first to play with an trip to the seaside(?) and a match against Harwich & Dovercourt on 13th April. The 1st XI also start there season with a trip to the seaside – this time Clacton 2nd XI being the opponents on 19th April. Finally, the 2nd XI will play hosts to a local derby against DBSL a week later on 26th April.

Full fixtures can be found on the league websites:


ECB NatWest CricketForce April 2014

Last year a number of volunteers undertook various tasks as part of the ECB NatWest CricketForce day. We managed to repair and paint the sightscreens and scorebox; remove the weeds from the net carpets; repair the practice nets themselves and have a general tidy up in the container.

We will be holding a similar day this on 12th April, so please try to make yourself available - further details will be advised of as soon as possible.

Club Kit

Full details can be found in the Online catalogue

Match wear, training wear and off-field clothing can now be purchased on an item-by-item basis by each individual club member, removing the need for SMCC to purchase gear in bulk.  A full range of clothing is available to everyone and I would like to encourage as many members as possible to start purchasing items as soon as possible.

Youth Coaching 

Guidance on what we expect from our coaches, members and supporters.

Coaches Pack Part 1

Coaches Pack Part 2 including ECB Cricket Equity Policy

St Margaret's Cricket Club are fully committed to the ECB's Child Protection Policy and endorses its Safe Hands Policy 

Full details can be found in the Safeguarding and Child Protection on the ECB's website. Where the Safe Hands document can be viewed or downloaded.

St Margaret's also subscribe to the ECB Onegame ambition, further information can be found here ECB Onegame

St Margaret's CC were one of the clubs originally selected by the ECB's to participate in the "Chance to Shine" initiative, designed to get Cricket back into schools.  Whilst these we are nolonger directly involved in this scheme, one of our coaches still attends local schools to provide develop youngsters.

We have been awarded ECB Focus Club status in recognition of our dedication to developing cricket in the Ipswich area. This status builds on our Clubmark accreditation which we attained in 2008 and recognises the club's internal structure and Club Development Plan as delivering club facilities which the ECB considers merits this prestigious award. We are all very proud to have achieved this.

Player Details

All existing members are invited to add/update their details.

If you haven't registered, please do so, it only takes a few minutes but will make the captains jobs easier throughout the season if they can be sure that the details we hold are correct.Click here to Register

If you have an email address include this. We can then keep you informed about any changes or items added to the site.

Any new players young or old are welcome at St Margarets.

We are especially keen to attract young players who are interested in playing in our youth teams this year.

Please contact: Norman Atkins - 01473 720362 

Club Sponsors

We would welcome any offer of sponsorship, whether it be for £10 or £100.  Please contact Norman Atkins, if you are able to offer any assistance. 

We would like to thank the continued generosity of Graham Lambert at  KLH ARCHITECTS for their continued support.

Ian becomes Saints all-time record appearance-maker
Player of the Year Awards
Chance to Shine
Two Counties Web-site
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Career Stats updated to end 2009
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Click on the following link to see the interview with Ian after his 551st match for the club agaimst Long Melford on 26 June 2010

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Click on the following link to see which players have been awarded Player ofthe year awards in previous seasons

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Site Last Updated January 2014

This Seasons Stats will soon beging to take shape. Keep up to date with all the Stats and averages here... 

Team Stats | Batting Stats | Batting Performances | Bowling Stats | Bowling Performances 


Check out the other results and league positions.

Division 4 ResultsDivision 7 Results | Tables 

New Sportstaz page with Two Counties league results and average.

St Margarets Cricket Club have received their Clubmark accreditation.



The award was obtained on 29th September 2008 and a presentation was made at Ransomes Sports Club on Friday 28th November 2008, and we join a small group of clubs in Suffolk who has received the award.

 Further details about the scheme can be found at Clubmark

 "CoachingCricket.com - The Online Cricket Coaching Resource"


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