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05 Apr 2021

The season will start on Saturday 8th May, when the 1sts travel to play Dunmurry in an initial T/20 round-robin competition. The Junior Cup and the league fixtures are scheduled from 12th June. Covid-19 safety procedures will apply in all matches. Se... [ Read more ]

23 Feb 2021

Last season's performance awards are: 1sts' Batting - Sam Ingham 1sts' Bowling - Andrew Savage 2nds' Batting  - Eddie Hawkins and Rory McVeigh (shared) 2nds' Bowling - Ross McCaughey and Dominic Allen (shared) Highest Score - Sam Ingham, 87* against ... [ Read more ]

03 Feb 2021

Ards held its AGM via Zoom on Monday night, 1st February. The dominant feature of the reports and discussions was the uncertainty and difficulties caused by Covid-19 and the on-off Government restrictions since March. These prevented the club from c... [ Read more ]

23 Dec 2020

Ards Cricket Club wishes all its players, sponsors and followers a safe, healthy and less uncertain 2021. [ Read more ]

17 Oct 2020

The Annual General Meeting, postponed from Monday 26th October 2020 in ongoing Covid-19 restrictions, will be held via Zoom on Monday 1st February at 7.30pm. If you wish to attend, please email Roy Keenan ( by Friday 28th J... [ Read more ]

05 Sep 2020
Midweek Cup Winners, late 1980s

The attached, slightly damaged, photograph has been provided by Michael Loane (3rd on left, back row). The others are: Back Row Mohammed Javed, Richard Fitzsimmons, Richard Warnock, Alfie Wright, Seamus Rice, Mark Graham, Paul Davidson and Geddis Dun... [ Read more ]

13 Aug 2020
75th Anniversary Dinner Rescheduled

Due to the Covid 19 situation, Ards Cricket Club's 75th Anniversary Dinner has been rescheduled to the start of the 2021 Cricket Season. The Dinner, to be held at the Clandeboye Lodge Hotel, will be on SATURDAY 10 APRIL 2021. Ards Cricket Club's Exec... [ Read more ]

30 Jul 2020
2020 Season underway

Ards' Cricketers are pleased to have commenced their shortened 2020 Season with the Firsts playing home and away matches against local cricketing towns - Bangor, Donaghadee and Holywood. Whilst the Seconds have five matches with CIYMS, Donaghadee, Du... [ Read more ]

29 Jul 2020
2019 Awards for Arafat

With Ards cricketers now joining up in their belated 2020 Season 'Bubble', Arafat Khan is able to  receive his three Awards from the 2019 Season. Arafat won the Seconds Batting, Bowling and Highest Score Awards.  [ Read more ]

03 Jul 2020

Ards are pleased to announce that the cricket season is due to start on Saturday 18th July,  subject to the NI Executive approving the Northern Cricket Union's Return to Play Protocols. In a short season comprising 6 games, the 1sts and 2nds will bo... [ Read more ]