First Team


mike-beardThe First XI play in the Serious Cricket Home Counties Premier Cricket League Division 1, having finished runners-up and gaining promotion on the last day of only their 2nd season in Division 2. This season is the first time the club has ever been in the top division.

Mike Beard (pictured right) continues the First XI Captain this season. The overseas player this year is Gamindu Kanishka, returning to The Meadow after an incredibly successful first season.

The team play their home league games on Saturdays at Church Meadow, as well as competing in midweek T20 knock-out competitions.

– Previous seasons archive; 20172016


Date Opposition Venue W/D/L
Sat 14th April Cheadle Thame
Sat 21st April Potters Bar Thame
Sat 28th April Dinton Dinton


Date Opposition Venue Thame Score Opposition Score W/D/L Report
Sat 5th May Finchampstead Finchampstead
Sat 12th May Henley Thame
Sat 19th May High Wycombe High Wycombe
Sat 26th May Slough Thame
Sat 2nd June Tring Park Tring
Sat 9th June Banbury Thame
Sat 16th June Horspath Horspath
Sat 23rd June Aston Rowant Aston Rowant
Sat 30th June Oxford Thame
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Sat 7th July Finchampstead Thame
Sat 14th July Henley Henley
Sat 21st July High Wycombe Thame
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Sat 28th July Slough Slough
Sat 4th Aug Tring Park Thame
Sat 11th Aug Banbury Banbury
Sat 18th Aug Horspath Thame
Sat 25th Aug Aston Rowant Thame
Sat 1st Sept Oxford Oxford