The committee is delighted to announce that Burnside West Christchurch University Cricket Club has been awarded the title “2017/18 Cricket Club of the Year” by New Zealand Cricket as part of the NZC Community Cricket Awards.
All cricket start on the 7th October 2017, and with pre-season underway shortly now is good time to get in contact to discuss playing for BWCUCC this season.
New players wanted now!
Premier Men’s players – if you are interested in playing for our Premier Men’s cricket and want to get involved in competitive senior cricket then you need to talk to either or Premier’s Men Coach, Paul O’Brien or our Club Captain Brett Thomson.
Premier Men’s Coach – Paul O’Brien, firstname.lastname@example.org
Club Captain – Brett Thomson 0211435185 email@example.com
Pre-Season Training – TBC
Information from last season can be found below – new forms etc will be released shortly.
Details of our subscription fees can be found over on Registrations 2017/18
Burnside Cricket is one of eight premier cricket clubs in the Christchurch, New Zealand’s second largest city. The club’s headquarters are at Burnside Oval, in the north-west of Christchurch. The Club’s top team competes in the Premier grade, which is the highest metropolitan competition. Each season, there are two day, one day and Twenty/20 titles to be won.
Christchurch Metro Cricket grades have something for everyone, whether you are a social or serious cricketer, or whether you want to play all day or just spend three hours in a T20 match.
The Burnside West Christchurch University CC Afternoon Grade Teams
In addition to the clubs 3 morning grade teams, we have got a range of afternoon grade teams that play 40 Over one day games or in the 20/20 competition. If you want to get involved in one of these teams them please contact the club by email or talk to the club captain Brett Thomson.
You can also contact the club via our Facebook page for game updates.
Matches can be either at home or at opposition grounds, but most summer Saturdays there will be good cricket to watch at Burnside Oval, starting no later than 11am
Grass net practices three nights a week from 5.30pm:
Tuesdays. Premier and 2nd Grade teams
Wednesdays. An open club training for the 2A and 2B teams, and players from our afternoon grade teams
Thursdays. Premier team and special training group
In addition, our artificial practice pitches are available for players and teams who would like to organise other practices.