Third Team

Vim DesaiThe Third XI are in the Cherwell Cricket League Division 8, playing their home games at Lord Williams’ Upper School. Vimal Desai (pictured right) is the Third XI captain.

The Third XI is used as a progression into Men’s cricket for youth players, and is a step up from the Fourth XI. Like the Fourths, the Thirds features some seasoned cricketers, while also taking on Second team players dropping down on occasions.

Last year, the team were successfully promoted from Division 9, after several seasons of good attempts.

Previous Seasons’ archives


Date Opposition Venue Thame Score Opposition Score W/D/L Report
Sat 11th May Challow & Childrey 3 Challow & Childrey 151-8 123 W Report
Sat 18th May Brackley 2 Thame 156-9 153 W Report
Sat 25th May Stokenchurch 2 Stokenchurch 77-1 76 W Report
Sat 1st June Long Marston 3 Thame 31-0 30 W Report
Sat 8th June Oxford & Bletchingdon Nondies 2 Bletchingdon 136-9 137-5 L Report
Sat 15th June Bletchley Town 2 Thame 165 118-9 D Report
Sat 22nd June Shipton-under-Wychwood 3 Shipton 121-5 120 W Report
Sat 29th June Abingdon Vale 3 Stanton St. John (Home) 237-6 100 W Report
Sat 6th July Buckingham Town 4 Buckingham 180 109 W Report
Sat 13th July Challow & Childrey 3 Thame 201-4d 137 W Report
Sat 20th July Brackley 2 Brackley
Sat 27th July Stokenchurch 2 Thame
Sat 3rd Aug Long Marston 3 Long Marston
Sat 10th Aug Oxford&Bletchingdon Nondies 2 Thame
Sat 17th Aug Bletchley Town 2 Bletchley
Sat 24th Aug Shipton-under-Wychwood 3 Thame
Sat 31st Aug Abingdon Vale 3 Abingdon
Sat 7th Sept Buckingham Town 4 Thame