November 6, 2018

Carrickfergus CC are pleased to announce the signing of South African all-rounder Jacques Snyman as their overseas professional for the 2019 NCU Premier League season.

The 24 year old is a right handed top order batsman, who since making his first class debut for Northern Cape in the South African Provincial competition in December 2016, has racked up 1445 runs at an impressive average of 49.82.

Car...

October 13, 2018

The Club's Annual Dinner and Presentation of Awards was held in the clubhouse on Friday 12th October, and saw a good turnout from Members and their partners. The highlight of the evening was an excellent meal served by The Square View Restaurant.

MC Ally McCalmont led proceedings, with John Stewart highlighting the Club’s 150th Anniversary and how far the Club has come in recent times, whilst Chair...

August 13, 2018

Carrickfergus Cricket Club 1st XI had an exciting last over win over Instonians at Middle Road on Sunday to clinch their fifth Premier League victory of the season.

After a delayed start due to rain, the match finally got underway nearly 2 hours late, and was reduced to 40 overs. Instonians won the toss and asked Carrick to bat first and their decision appeared to be vindicated as the home side’s e...

July 22, 2018

Carrickfergus Cricket Club 1st XI completed a season’s double over reigning Premier League champions Waringstown, with a 63 run victory at Middle Road on Saturday.

The visitors won the toss and after being asked to bat first in cloudy conditions, Carrick openers Jack Burton and Iain Parkhill took the edge off a lively opening attack with a steady partnership of 53 runs in 16 overs. After they were...

June 25, 2018

A brilliant 162 run 4thwicket partnership in only 20 overs between skipper Michael Gilmour and South African Neil Hornbuckle secured the points for Carrickfergus Cricket Club 1stXI, who charged to a convincing 6 wicket victory in their Robinsons Services Premier League match against North Down at Middle Road on Saturday.

The visitors won the toss and batted first, and Matthew McCord got Carrick off...

June 25, 2018

Carrickfergus Cricket Club held their annual Primary School's Kwik Cricket tournament last week at Middle Road.


Due to other committments only 6 of the 11 schools where the club is providing weekly coaching sessions were able to take part. Those schools who participated in the tournament were Woodlawn, Woodburn, Acorn, St Nicholas, Central and Eden.

Teams were split into 2 groups and played each...

June 18, 2018

It is with complete devastation that we learned of the passing of our much-loved President Gordon (Gordy) Browne.

The word Legend is often used but rarely warranted but the term could not be more apt for Gordon.

He joined the Club in 1986 at the age of 10, when he was a pupil at Woodlawn Primary School, and was one of Snehal Parikh's original intake when he became the Club's first professional that...

June 14, 2018

Carrickfergus Cricket Club were delighted to welcome Robert Pezel and family to the home game v Muckamore on Friday 8th June. Robert recently retired after 27 years sterling service with the club.

Playing mainly in the 3rd XI and 4th XI Robert was a destructive batsman/wicketkeeper and was to be seen regularly dispatching opening bowlers over mid wicket to the fence.

Club Chairman Jim Nelson who pla...