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09 Apr 2019
Two BCF T20 matches this Saturday - update your availability now!

Please update your availability by 18h00 today (Tuesday 9th) in order to be eligible for selection to the first team for this weekend's two T20 games. Note that the first one starts at 9h30! [ Read more ]

03 Apr 2019
The season begins!

The season is here! Many thanks to those members of OCC and assorted LCF clubs who lent a hand at the ground prep weekend. The weather has been kind to us and the ground is looking pretty good for this time of year.  The main message is that the trad... [ Read more ]

13 Mar 2019
Pete Mitchell

It is with great sadness that I have to inform you that Pete Mitchell has succumbed to Alzheimer’s Disease, which had caused his slow decline over the past few years. On behalf of the Optimists Cricket Club, I would like to extend my sincere condolen... [ Read more ]

01 Mar 2019

Dear All, As the season creeps ever closer, as ever the first step of the outdoor season is the Ground Set-Up weekend. This weekend is pivotal to ensure everything (including the pitch, outfield, nets, etc.) is ready to go and in optimal condition. ... [ Read more ]

05 Dec 2018
Matthew Hoggard guest speaker at Annual Awards Dinner!

On Saturday 19th January 2019, the Optimists Cricket Club will host their annual awards dinner at Hotel Parc Belair in the centre of Luxembourg. The guest speaker will be ex-England Fast Bowler, Matthew Hoggard. A three course meal will be served alo... [ Read more ]

27 Nov 2018
Chairman's Update

Just a quick note to update you on the outcome of this year’s Annual General Meeting. Many thanks to all of you who turned out. One of the best represented meetings in quite some years. The main tasks at the AGM were to : Approve the annual acco... [ Read more ]

20 Nov 2018
Learn to umpire

Bryan Rouse plans to organise an umpire training course in early 2019. If you are interested, please contact the Optimists Cricket Club via the website by 15 December at the latest. [ Read more ]

30 Oct 2018
Optimists CC AGM, 8pm 22 November

Please be advised that the OCC AGM will be held on Thursday 22 November 2018, beginning at 8pm in the Centre Prince Henri, Walferdange. All members are strongly encouraged to attend PROVISIONAL AGENDA 1. Chairman's welcome 2. Adoption of agenda 3. Ap... [ Read more ]

07 Oct 2018
Ground Clear up Saturday Oct 13th 10.30am

Please come down to the Fortress to help us go through our usual Clear Up jobs to end off this great season. There is quite a list to do so please come and help out from 10.30am. Many thanks Ground Care Team [ Read more ]

06 Oct 2018
Optimists 1st XI Division 2 Champions!!

After the euphoria of the week before, the Optimists 1st XI were back to business to ensure the season finished on a high and the quadruple was secured. The Division 2 Championship was once against within touching distance of the Optimists 1st XI and... [ Read more ]