SVCC match reports- 19th May 2018

22 May 2018 - Tom Parsons

1st XI v. Lordswood (H)   The Sevenoaks Vine first team welcomed Lordswood to the Vine on Saturday. The home side lost the toss and were put into bat. Starting well, the hosts were 54-1 before Evert Bekker fell for 24. His opening partner, club stalwart John Bowden, was to prove the Vine’s best batsman,…  Continue reading

Sevenoaks Vine CC Match reports- 12/5/2018

15 May 2018 - Tom Parsons

1st XI v. Blackheath (Away)   After the opening weekend’s dramatic final over victory against Bickley Park, Sevenoaks Vine 1st XI travelled to Blackheath, a ground of fond memories following last season’s final day survival. Oli Durell won the toss and selected to bat first. A decent start from openers Bowden and Bekker left the…  Continue reading

Sevenoaks Vine- May 5th Match Reports

9 May 2018 - Tom Parsons

Sevenoaks Vine- May 5th   1st XI v. Bickley Park (Home) On a warm sunny day Sevenoaks Vine hosted newly promoted Bickley Park for their opening Kent League Premier match of the season. Skipper, Olly Howick, won the toss and in front of a good crowd, significantly augmented by Hockey Club Vets festival players, elected…  Continue reading

Keith Miller RIP

12 Apr 2018 - Tom Parsons

We are deeply saddened to advise that Keith Miller died on Saturday 7th April after a long period of illness, bravely borne. Keith was a longstanding member of the Sevenoaks Vine Cricket Club, having played mainly for the 2nd XI, including one year as Vice-Captain, and for the then ‘A’ XI in the 1960s and…  Continue reading

Vine stay up in extremely tense final day

5 Sep 2017 - Tom Parsons

Sevenoaks Vine kept their Premier League status intact in a thrilling final day win versus Blackheath. The Vine needed other results to go their way as well to have any chance of staying up but their job was to win at Blackheath, which is always a tough place to go. Winning the toss, skipper Olly…  Continue reading