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29 Sep 2020
End of OCC and WOCC Net Sessions

Dear OCC members,   As the summer cricket season officially comes to an end, the OCC Committee has decided to close the net sessions for its members. Thanks for practicing COVID guidelines and respecting the supervisors' suggestions throughout the s... [ Read more ]

08 Aug 2020
OCC 1st secure 2 Wins in Top of the table clash vs ICCB on a sizzling day at PWCG

After winning the toss (Thanks Skipper), no big surprises, we were batting first. Our in-form openers took a few watchful overs to then set the platform for an explosive first innings. James Barker (64) and Scott Browne (76) put on an 108 run partner... [ Read more ]

02 Aug 2020
2nds two home wins

1st Match: To end the 2020 season, the seconds played at home against the Liege Cricket Club. On a clear summer day, the optimists won the toss and decided to bat first. The innings was opened by James “The-Watchful” Barker and Scott “will-mud-wrest... [ Read more ]

01 Aug 2020
WOCC – The juggernauts of LCF 2020

On Saturday 1st August 2020, Luxembourg cricket was all set to host the final match of Pete Mitchell cup 2020 to decide the champions. Old rivals, Heritage and WOCC, lined up the best possible combination to battle one more time. In absence of Joost ... [ Read more ]

31 Jul 2020
Walferdange Optimists in LCF T20 final on Saturday

News from the LCF:  WOCC will appear in the T20 final tomorrow, starting at 3pm. All members are respectfully reminded to be mindful that social distancing measures should be strictly adhered to at all times, and masks worn where necessary. Thanks, O... [ Read more ]

26 Jul 2020
Mixed day for Optimists as they aimed for two wins against PCCB

1st Match: On Sunday 26th, Optimists 1st began their journey towards Belgium with a fixture against PCCB knowing that two wins would secure the top place in the standing table. After an obvious stop at Wanlin, to perform some rituals, the majority of... [ Read more ]

19 Jul 2020
WOCC Through to LCF Pete Mitchell Cup Final

While the Belgian League has offered plenty of thrills and spills this season for the Optimists Cricket Club this season, fans of cricket in Walferdange have not been left short of excitement with the LCF leagues providing opportunities for the ever-... [ Read more ]

19 Jul 2020
1st XI had a thriller weekend!

Optimists 1st X1 headed out last Sunday to Vrijlpoerk to face Mechelen Eagles, one of stronger teams in the league. With the temperatures soaring to close to 28 degrees at toss time and having played the weekend before at the same ground, both teams ... [ Read more ]

18 Jul 2020
2nd X1 last Belgium trip this season to Gent

Back by popular demand, a Marcus Cope report on Saturdays eventful 2nd team events: As dawn broke in Glacis, the 2nds (aka The Entertainers) gathered and drove up to Gent after waiting for the late vice capt. New pitch report: Apparently ICC com... [ Read more ]

11 Jul 2020
BOTH SIDES FEEL ELATED, BOTH SIDES FEEL AGGRIEVED!

Post the ecstatic first outing against RBCC, Optimists 1s started to VrijbroekPark, Mechelen for a twin bill with Brussels Greens Cricket club (BGCC). The customary rituals starting from the early morning meet up at Glacis till the first ball progre... [ Read more ]