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02 Sep 2019
Monthly Roundup - August

Our final monthly roundup brings the curtain down what has been (by some distance) the wettest season in the history of the club, with 25 games either cancelled or abandoned across the league and midweek teams combined. August proved to be a frustr... [ Read more ]

04 Aug 2019
TPVCC Game Features on BBC's TMS Podcast

Though the team was not mentioned by name, a bizarre event from a recent Tranent and Preston Village midweek friendly game featured briefly on the "Ask the Umpire" section of the BBC's Test Match Special podcast this week. Against our friends E=MCC l... [ Read more ]

02 Aug 2019
Monthly Roundup - July

After a successful June, the more familiar Scottish summer returned to wreak havoc with the season. As a result only one league fixture at the start of the month was possible for both the 1st and 2nd XI, with a total of 8 fixtures lost to the weather... [ Read more ]

06 Jul 2019
Monthly Roundup - June

After some early-season inconsistency, June became a very successful month for both of TPVCC's league teams, who saw only one loss between them across 5 weekends of ESCA fixtures. The 1st XI began the month on a disappointing note, slipping to a 25-... [ Read more ]

27 May 2019
Monthly Roundup – May

The first full month of the 2019 cricket season brought mixed fortunes and weather-related frustrations for both TPVCC teams. The first team were unable to follow up their strong opening day win over Grange 3s (more on that later) with victory over M... [ Read more ]

23 Apr 2019
2019 Campaign starts this weekend!

The 2019 ESCA League season begins on Saturday with two fixtures for TPVCC. After a strong preseason win over Holy Cross last weekend, the 1st XI will host Grange 3s at Polwarth, Prestonpans in their opening Division 3 game. Meanwhile the 2nd XI wil... [ Read more ]

23 Apr 2019
2018 Season Award Winners

All of the winners from the 2018 season were announced at our annual awards night after the first home preseason friendly, with Dougie Russell taking home Player of the Year (pictured here also collecting his trophy for Bowler of the Year!). Other... [ Read more ]

01 May 2018
New Club Shop Open!

The new Tranent and Preston Village Cricket Club team shop is now open, selling a wide range of training and matchday clothing, including our new 2018 shirt! Everything is produced by our kit partners Gray-Nicolls, and most items come with personali... [ Read more ]

01 May 2018
Weekend round up - 28th April 2018

Tranent and Preston Village CC kicked off their 2018 league cricket season in disappointing fashion this weekend with defeats for both the First XI and Third XI. The Firsts lost to Edinburgh CC 2's by 289 runs in their Division 2 game at Campbell Pa... [ Read more ]

24 Apr 2018
Weekend round up - 21st April 2018

Finally the cricket season has begun. The 1st XI travelled to Arboretum to face Holy Cross in their only preseason game. Captain Findlay won the toss and opted to bowl first. Some good tight bowling restricted Holy Cross to 152. 3for34 for Dougie Ru... [ Read more ]