Positive changes set up Shropshire County
Cricket League for 2017
Changes to start times for
all divisions have been met with praise by players in the Shropshire
County Cricket League ahead of the 2017 season. Following feedback
after the 2016 season, all games will now start at 1pm, with the
final 6 matches of the Premier Division to begin at 12pm.
Shropshire County Cricket
League have been known to be proactive when it comes to reform and
are also active with their use of digital communications to engage
with players. To see what else they've been up to, click here.
The ECB would like to
congratulate Gordon Smith, Adam Phillips, Brian Kitson and Mike Hall
as well as the Shropshire Cricket Board for their continued support
to the league. In addition we'd like to thank all league officers,
clubs officials and players associated with all leagues across
England and Wales for being Game Changers. Keep up the good work!
Struggling to get
your changes through?
change happen can be challenging. The Being a Game Changer guide
is designed to help cricket leagues and clubs introduce
effective changes so that players, administrators and
volunteers can enjoy their game day more.
social media are now part of players’ everyday lives.
Digital communication tools are a great
way for leagues to consult players and connect to clubs and
local communities. Find out how your league can use the power
about the launch of All Stars Cricket
Information sessions continue to be
delivered across the country giving clubs an opportunity to
hear first hand about the excitement All Stars Cricket will
bring to the game in 2017. Regional teams will continue to
work with counties to provide you with update information in
the coming months. More to follow in next month's
better. ECB's new free digital scoring app available soon.
A new easy way to score recreational
cricket via a mobile app is coming soon, ahead of the 2017
season. Key features include the ability to comprehensively
score any format of recreational cricket via digital devices
and automatically upload the scores to Play-Cricket.com -
even the ability to broadcast your scores live on social
media for your friends to follow. Available on Android and
iOS from March onward. Read more.
There’s still time
to make changes outside of your AGM!
Enhance your league’s website and
encourage clubs to update their Play- Cricket profile to
increase the chance of attracting new players. Take a look at
Blueprint to find out what else players want from their
league cricket in 2017.
Ensure your clubs
register for the Natwest Cricketforce, 2017.
Get ready to roll the sleeves up!
Encourage clubs in your league to take part and gain a £200
Jewson credit when they deposti £50. To register click here.