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17 Oct 2019
Optimists CC AGM - Thurs 21 November 2019

The OCC AGM will be held on Thursday 21 November 2019, beginning at 8pm in the Centre Prince Henri, Walferdange. All members are invited to attend.  The club's AGM is very important as it gives members the chance to make the club run in the way that ... [ Read more ]

30 Sep 2019
Ground Clear-Up Weekend

Dear All, Reminder that this Saturday, 5 October, is the ground clear up day.  This is hugely important and we need as many hands as possible, come rain or shine, to finish everything that needs to be done. Work begins at 10am and all you need to bri... [ Read more ]

24 Sep 2019
Magnificent ton by Vikram Vijh secures optimists position in BCF 2nd division.

Match Summary: OCC 1st XI  279 for 6 (Vikram V. 109, Anup O 75, Girish V. 33) beat RBCC 277/2 (M Ahmed 114*, M Syed Jamil 83, Atif Kamal 2-52) by 4 wickets If the best way to finish of their season in style in a brilliantly tense do or die match, th... [ Read more ]

10 Sep 2019
Ground Clear-Up 2019

Dear All, As a fantastic outdoor season of cricket heads towards its business end, the time is approaching for us to consider the necessity of closing up the cricket ground for the winter. To that end, and bearing in mind that there is lots of very i... [ Read more ]

10 Aug 2019
Australian Touring Side - BBQ

Further to the earlier email, tomorrow we will be hosting Diggers CC (all the way from New South Wales in Australia) who are over in Europe to watch the Ashes.   The game starts a 1pm and there will be a bbq available for spectators from just after 3... [ Read more ]

01 Aug 2019
Australian Touring Side - BBQ

On Sunday 11th of August we will be hosting Diggers CC (all the way from New South Wales in Australia) who are over in Europe to watch the Ashes. Normally with touring sides we always try to do a curry or bbq on the Saturday but unfortunately, due to... [ Read more ]

14 Jul 2019
OCC-2 continue their unbeaten run

Sunday 14th July-2019, Gents CC arrived be hopeful of winning their away game in Optimists backyard to retain their Number 1 position in the Division IV league of BCF, whilst the host have different plans of stretching its unbeaten run in the league ... [ Read more ]

30 Jun 2019
Girish Venkatesh and James Barker help OCC 1st XI to massive win against RBCC

Samel Hayat tossed up a leg break on the fourth stump, the ball was there to hit in the slot. Girish standing tall hit the ball over extra cover and a joyful “Yesssssssssssss” from non-striker James Barker watching the ball going to the boundary, who... [ Read more ]

25 Jun 2019
July 6 Internal T20

Dear Members, Now the six-a-side has unfortunately been cancelled, the ground is available for one or more internal T20 fixtures. Depending on the numbers we can facilitate one or two matches. Can you please let me know on joostmees@gmail.com if you ... [ Read more ]

17 Jun 2019
6 a side cancelled

Due to a lack of teams, the 6 a side competition this year has been cancelled. There will be some cricket organised and details will be announced soon. [ Read more ]