Cancellation and Ground Changes
We have had significant rain since last Friday night on top of our wettest winter since 1975.
This has meant areas of outfield flooding and very wet pitch blocks which has restricted pitch preparation for this Saturday.
Metro has inspected all the cricket grounds twice since Wednesday and have made the following decision.
All Metro Adult and Youth cricket is cancelled on Saturday 14 October except for the following grades; please note the ground changes:
STA v LP moves to Warren 1a
BWU v ES moves to Warren 2a
Syd v Mar Har moves to Warren 3a
OBC v Ricc moves to Warren 4a
OBC v STA moves to Elmwood 3a
Syd v LP moves to Hag 3a
Hals v Mp moves to Westlake 1a
Heath v LP-Add moves to Walter 1a
Nb v Sum moves to South New Brighton 1a
BWU v LP moves to Burn 1
Ricc v Syd moves to Burn 2
ES v STA moves to Burn 3
- Rubber-soled shoes must be worn when batting or bowling on the artificial pitches.
- Each team must supply a set(that is, one unit) of spring-loaded stumps
- No covers are required at Burnside Oval but hessian should be used to protect from any dew.
Quad Series Week 3
With week two of the Quad series washed out, last weeks draw moves to this week with Christchurch Metro Red and Christchurch Metro Black facing off at the Hagley Park Nursery Ground.
Canterbury SPS play Canterbury Country and Mainpower Oval.
CMCA teams for this weekend:
CMCA Teams named for Week 2 of Quad Series
The two Christchurch Metro teams will face each other in week two of the Quad series. They play at the Hagley Oval Nursary Ground on Sunday 8 October starting at 10.30am.
Christchurch Black - Chad Bowes (Sydenham), Michael Davidson (Lancaster Park), Nick Kwant (Riccarton), Cole McConchie (Riccarton), Hamish Teale (East Shirley), Scott Duggan (Lancaster Park), Jack Turner (Riccarton), Blake Coburn (East Shirley), Trev Garrett (Riccarton), Stanley Mair (South Canterbury), Mitchell Gardner (Sydenham), Coach - Keryn Ambler
Christchurch Red - Leo Carter (East Shirley), Michael Pollard (Old Boys Collegians), Jeff Case (Old Boys Collegians), Ken McClure (East Shirley), Jeremy Duncan (East Shirley), Cam Fletcher (Old Boys Collegians), Tim Johnston (East Shirley), Theo van Woerkom (Lancaster Park), Matt Farrant (Burnside West), Nathan McNicol (East Shirley), Morgan Jeffrey (Old Boys Collegians), Coach - Adam Hastilow