Merry Christmas & a Happy New Year from Essex Cricket


Everyone at Essex Cricket would like to wish all of our Members, supporters, sponsors and partners a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

The 2019 season is set to be highly anticipated campaign under the stewardship of Anthony McGrath and Ryan ten Doeschate.

The pre-season gets underway with a trip to Abu Dhabi, followed by a trip to Fenner’s to face Cambridge MCCU in late March. The 2019 season gets started on Friday 5 April with a trip to the Ageas Bowl in the Specsavers County Championship where the team will be looking to get off to a winning start against Hampshire.

The opening home fixture takes place on Friday 19 April with a Royal London One-Day Cup clash versus Middlesex at The Cloudfm County Ground.



We look forward to welcoming back to Chelmsford for the cricket season and you can keep updated over the Festive period with the latest news via the Club website, and official social media channels on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram!

PS – Don’t forget to sing Happy Birthday to Alastair Cook, who also celebrates his 34th Birthday on Christmas Day and is getting set for the season ahead with Essex!