Category Archives: Cricket

The View from the Balcony – April 2024

Dear Members, Volunteers, Players, and Supporters, Welcome Back for the 2024 – albeit slightly delayed! As Chairman, it is with immense pleasure and a significant dose of optimism that I welcome you all back to what promises to be another great season ahead. The spirit of cricket is alive and well in our community, and […]

Evolve Document Solutions Renews Sponsorship of Cliffe Park for 2024

We are delighted to announce that Evolve Document Solutions has renewed  its sponsorship of Great Harwood Cricket Club’s Cliffe Park Ground for the 2024 season. This renewed partnership signifies a continued commitment by Evolve Document Solutions to supporting local sports and fostering community engagement. The sponsorship will further contribute to the maintenance and development of […]

Hawks Academy wicket keepers pre-season masterclass with Warren Hegg

Last Sunday young wicket keepers from across our Hawks Academy junior sides, along with several from other local clubs were able to step up their preparations for the new season with a specific wicket keeping training session with ex Lancashire and England keeper Warren Hegg.  Warren ran through several training drills for what is a […]

Hawks Academy U15s win Hyndburn Indoor Competition

On Sunday our Hawks Academy Under 15s were victorious in their age group section of the 2024 Hyndburn Indoor Cricket Tournament. Held at St Christopher’s C of E High School Academy, we beat Accrington CC in the semi-final, before beating Rishton CC in the final.  Our team comprised Daniyal Ejaz, Max Cocken, William Armer, Harry […]

Hawks Academy Awards 2023

Friday 24th November saw our Hawks Academy Presentation Evening at Evolve Document Solutions Cliffe Park. We celebrated the success of our junior teams throughout 2023.   Much to celebrate this year, with our under 11s and under 13s both winning their respective leagues, and with real progress shown across all age groups we hope to […]

Senior Awards 2023

Friday 17th November saw our Senior Presentation Evening at Evolve Document Solutions Cliffe Park. We celebrated the success of our senior teams throughout 2023. The highlight of the season was undoubtedly our 2nd XI winning their Division title, securing promotion with 15 wins and just 2 defeats  Our 1st XI had a mixed season, winning […]

Match Report – 1st XI v Greenmount CC – JW Lees Lancashire League – Brandlesholme Road – Sun 28 May 2023

This week’s guest match report is brought to you by Sid Waddell* Ladies and gentlemen, gather ’round and fasten your seatbelts because we have a cricketing rollercoaster unfolding at Brandlesholme Road! Greenmount and Great Harwood are locked in a fierce battle in the Lancashire League Division Two, and it’s nothing short of a sporting extravaganza! […]