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08 May 2021
BCF season 2021 starts next weekend

Hi members, The BCF fixtures for both OCC 1st and 2nd X1 have been finalized. Both the 1st and 2nd teams are scheduled to travel on Sunday, 16th May 2021 for their inaugural games in BCF Div 2 and Div 3. Both games start at 12:00 with 1st X1 faci... [ Read more ]

06 May 2021
OCC nets usage

Dear OCC members, Based on new government law for training sessions, we no longer have a limit of 10 players per session. Therefore, the doodle for booking slots is now closed. From next week (starting from 11th May 2021), we can have 1 batter and ... [ Read more ]

01 May 2021

Saturday 1 May, LCF Division 1 Confronted with a stiff target, Heritage CC paced their chase perfectly to cross the line in the final over, for the loss of only two wickets. The Walferdange Optimists nevertheless take the Division title on ... [ Read more ]

28 Apr 2021
Usage Pierre Werner Cricket Ground - Please Read

Dear Optimists CC members, fellow Luxembourg cricketers and cricket enthusiasts in Luxembourg,   I would have loved to be writing you with good news or a great story about Luxembourg cricket, but I am actually writing to you with a far more serious m... [ Read more ]

25 Apr 2021
WOCC back to winning ways and top of the league

Sunday April 25th WOCC vs STAR CC A shuffle of the pack saw Atif, Ananth and Wayne join the team to play against title contenders Star CC. After a disappointing loss the day before the team was determined to make a statement and rise to the top of ... [ Read more ]

24 Apr 2021
WOCC lose 1st game of the season to Heritage CC

Saturday 24th April 2021, WOCC vs Heritage, LCF Division 1 WOCC came into this game unbeaten, having accumulated eight points from three wins and two abandoned games, and were high on confidence. After the covid-testing session, which saw a heart-... [ Read more ]

17 Apr 2021
WOCC (178/3) beat Warriors (133/6) at the Pierre Werner Oval in a high scoring yet disappointingly one-sided affair.

After skipper Mohit Dixit won the toss, James Barker (53 off 46) & William Cope (53 off 35) gave WOCC both a brisk and solid start.  Raju Akulwar and Vishwajeet Deshpande opened the bowling, with Raju (40/0 off 3) taking the brunt of punishment. Vish... [ Read more ]

05 Apr 2021
2 WOCC wins on the Easter weekend

Match Report - Easter Weekend 2021  by Ananth Srisailapathy  The preparations were well underway at the PWCG for a glorious long weekend of the LCF outdoor cricket league thanks to an early start on Saturday with the rapid COVID-19 antigen tests.  ... [ Read more ]

29 Mar 2021
Optimists Training 2021

Dear OCC members, The outdoor net sessions for  OCC paid members will start from tomorrow (30 March 2021) from 6 to 8 pm. This recurring net session is scheduled for each Tuesday at the same time. If you haven't paid your subscription please make s... [ Read more ]

24 Mar 2021
REMINDER: 2021 Annual OCC Membership Fees and INS Medical

Dear Members,   Just a quick reminder......please read and action the following two requirements.   2021 Annual OCC Membership Fees. Please find below the table with the OCC Membership fees for 2021. Fees are due by 31st March 2021. If fees aren’t re... [ Read more ]