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25 Jul 2021
19 wicket thriller goes to Mechelen against Optimists 2nds

Top of the table 2nds were confident of another strong performance going into the game against Mechelen Eagles. Skipper for the day Pankaj won the toss and in true Optimist’s fashion decided to bat. The rain had just cleared as the openers, Ady & Ans... [ Read more ]

19 Jul 2021
Optimists 1st XI trounced 12-Stars CC by a massive 170 runs margin to remain undefeated!

OCC 1st XI marched onto their 6th successive win by defeating 12-Stars CC at the Antwerp Cricket Ground to remain undefeated in the BCF League and hold onto the top spot of the competition. Antwerp, the diamond capital, didn’t expect that there is an... [ Read more ]

17 Jul 2021
2nds win in away game at Antwerp

Having won the thriller last weekend against the Liege CC and riding on the high level of confidence Optimists, 2nd XI traveled to Antwerpen last Saturday to face AICC 2nd XI. Mohit won the toss and decided to bat first on the uneven track. Advyth an... [ Read more ]

14 Jul 2021
Junior Academy Week - Volunteers Required

Tuesday to Saturday 20th to 24th July 2021 Having been unable to stage our fifteenth consecutive Academy week last August we are keen to revive this popular event again this year. Consequently the Luxembourg Cricket Federation (LCF) and the Optimists... [ Read more ]

13 Jul 2021
Clinical Optimists 1st XI goes 5/5

The Convoy of the Optimists firsts cars led by the Racer Warlord, Tony Whiteman, who gathered early Sunday morning @ Glacis, left to Wemmel with a Battle Cry rooting “First away win, First away win”. “Tournaments are always won in the Away games” the... [ Read more ]

11 Jul 2021
2nds win a nail-biter game

Match report written by Reinhardt Louis Heyns on yesterday's 2nds win -------------------------------- With the OCC 1 st XI playing away on Sunday 11 June 2021, we saw the OCC 2nd XI coming up against Liege CC 1st XI at home at the PWCG. As p... [ Read more ]

10 Jul 2021
OCC vs 12 Stars 2nds – 10th July 2021

Well the PWCG looked a picture as the OCC 1st team congregated and went through their normal pre-match procedures……civil pleasantries as the players arrived, putting out of the chairs and tables, Covid tests and vaccine verification, a well-rehearsed... [ Read more ]

06 Jul 2021
BBQ and Awards 2020

Dear All, Following our first ever online Awards Ceremony the OCC Committee would like to invite you all for the physical price giving which will happen this Friday evening (July 9) at the Pierre Werner Cricket Ground. At the same moment there will b... [ Read more ]

04 Jul 2021
3 on 3! Optimists 1st XI grab another Impressive Win!

The Optimists 1st XI welcomed Brussels Warriors to the Pierre Werner Cricket Ground, looking to continue their unbeaten run in a tightly-contested start to the season. In wet conditions Brussels Warriors won the toss and elected to bat first, a decis... [ Read more ]

27 Jun 2021
Optimists 1st XI grab another Impressive and a Hard fought Win!

After a nice warm-up session, OCC's skipper Vikram won the toss and happily decided to bat first against a strong opposition from Brussels on a cloudy day with expected rains later. Continuing with the same opening pair from the last match, Girish at... [ Read more ]