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06 Jul 2024
WOCC 1st XI v Lux Knights 1st XI 6 July 2024 match report: Oves and out

Due to the weird and not so wonderful T20 fixture list, the WOCCers faced up against Knights two weeks after their last outing against each other. WOCCers were without Asghar Ali Khan, who had done a demolition job on the Knights in their last game b... [ Read more ]

23 Jun 2024
WOCC 1st XI v Knights 1st XI 23 June 2024 Match Report - The Showman delights

With the ground still drying out and plenty of humidity in the air, WOCC won the toss and decided to bowl first. Restored to opening bowling duties, Mohit (1-18 from 2) took a wicket first ball thanks to a sharp one handed catch from Yama behind the ... [ Read more ]

22 Jun 2024
New Pavilion Opening - 22 June 2024

The Optimists were delighted to welcome Walferdange Mayor, Francois Sauber along with Jessie Thill, Michel Feidt, Romain Breuer and Helga Krecke-Mardetschlager along with many Optimists members and supporters to officially the new pavilion. On the gr... [ Read more ]

06 Jun 2024
Grand Opening - The Optimists Cricket Club Pavilion

Dear Members,   We are delighted to invite you to join us in celebrating the grand opening of the Optimists Cricket Club's new club house, The Optimists Cricket Club Pavilion, on Saturday the 22nd of June 2024.   Getting to this stage has taken many... [ Read more ]

05 May 2024
Winning Ugly - WOCC 1 beat Warriors!

WOCC 1sts v Warriors 1sts 5 May 2024   The perma-rain in Lux paused briefly providing a small window for WOCC 1sts to secure a win in their first outing of the season.   Put into bat, the Warriors’ openers started well against WOCC’s new opening att... [ Read more ]

28 Apr 2024
WOCC 2 vs Super Strikers Match Report

For reasons that will become apparent as you read this match-report, it will be short and to the point! On Sunday, WOCC 2 ventured out onto the PWCG for the first time in 2024 to take on Super Strikers Cricket Club. Things started brilliantly as WOC... [ Read more ]

21 Mar 2024
Chairman's Update 2024

Dear Members,   Ahead of the upcoming outdoor 2024 season, we are delighted to invite you to view the first ever OCC Chairman's update in video format. This update aims to provide members with both useful and exciting information and updates ahead ... [ Read more ]

02 Mar 2024
Optimists Awards Dinner

On Saturday evening, Optimists Cricket Club hosted their annual awards dinner at the Hotel Parc-Belair. The guest speaker was England cricket legend, Monty Panesar. Following a short welcome speech from Optimists CC Vice-Chairman, Tim Andrews, guests... [ Read more ]

05 Jan 2024
Tickets on Sale - OCC Awards Dinner with Monty Panesar

Dear all, I am pleased to announce that tickets are now for sale to attend the Optimists CC Awards Dinner with special guest, England legend, Monty Panesar. Date & Time: Saturday 2nd March from 18:15 onwards Venue: Hotel Parc-Belair Dress code: Busin... [ Read more ]