Carter preparing for one final game with 'second family'

Watford Observer:

1:00pm Friday 25th July 2014

A cricketer will bring the curtain down on his career tomorrow after 30 years with the same club and admits he “can’t imagine being anywhere else.”

Hertfordshire beat Lincolnshire following last-wicket heroics

Watford Observer:

12:00pm Friday 25th July 2014

Hertfordshire celebrated a stunning win in the Minor Counties Championship after an incredible last-wicket stand against Lincolnshire.

Kings Langley reach semi-finals of Herts County Trophy

Watford Observer:

9:40am Friday 25th July 2014

The latest action from the Herts County Trophy, North London Women's League and Chess Valley League.

Watford Town remain top following Berko win

Watford Observer:

6:00pm Thursday 24th July 2014

The latest action from the Herts League Division 11 and Division 12 West

Kings Langley win derby with Abbots Langley in dramatic fashion

Watford Observer:

4:00pm Thursday 24th July 2014

Division Six

Langleybury remain in relegation mire after seven wicket loss

Watford Observer:

1:56pm Thursday 24th July 2014

The latest action from the Herts League Championship, Premier Division, Division One, Two Three, Four and Five.

Finn returns to England fold for Lions series

Watford Observer: Steve Finn. (Picture: Action Images)

11:34am Thursday 24th July 2014

Watford-born bowler Steve Finn has returned to the England fold for the first time since the winter Ashes tour after being named in the England Lions squad for their summer triangular series.

Tyson to the fore as Green lift Plate

Watford Observer:

12:10am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

It was a final in which neither side was able to claim the upper hand for long until the very end but Dave Tyson’s control and experience was to prove key as Leverstock Green got the better of Bushey by 12 runs to win the Watford Observer Fourteen14 Plate tonight.

Leverstock Green clubhouse to be opened by ex-England captain Mike Gatting

Watford Observer:

12:00pm Friday 18th July 2014

Leverstock Green Cricket Club’s refurbished clubhouse will be officially opened by ex-England captain Mike Gatting next Friday (July 25).

Hemel ease to victory over Abbots Langley

Watford Observer:

11:10am Friday 18th July 2014

Hemel Hempstead enjoyed a comfortable win over Abbots Langley on Sunday to maintain their place at the summit of the Chess Valley League Division One.

Wood extend winning run to four matches after downing Ickleford

Watford Observer:

11:00am Friday 18th July 2014

The latest Saracens Hertfordshire Cricket League Division Ten, Division 11 West and Division 12 West.

Abbots up to seventh after defeating Boxmoor

Watford Observer:

10:40am Friday 18th July 2014

The latest action from the Saracens Hertfordshire Cricket League Division Six, Eight and Nine.

Town overcome slow start with bat to defeat Redbourn

Watford Observer:

10:20am Friday 18th July 2014

The latest action from the Saracens Hertfordshire Cricket League Division Two, Three, Four and Five.

Joint Abbots Langley and Watford Under-13s girls side win Audrey Collins Trophy

Watford Observer:

9:00am Friday 18th July 2014

A joint Abbots Langley and Watford Under-13 girls cricket team won the fourth annual Audrey Collins Trophy – becoming the first girls side in the area to win a County prize.

Burger stars as Radlett secure Shield triumph

Watford Observer:

9:47pm Thursday 17th July 2014

The batting power of Radlett proved too strong for Abbots Langley as the Cobden Hill side secured an emphatic nine-wicket victory to lift the Watford Observer Fourteen14 Shield tonight.

Kings Langley beaten 5-2 by Conference South side Hemel Hempstead

Watford Observer:

7:00pm Thursday 17th July 2014

Kings Langley lost 5-2 to Conference South newcomers Hemel Hempstead as they continued their pre-season preparations on Saturday.

Finn trains with England for the first time in six months

Watford Observer: Steve Finn. (Picture: Action Images)

5:07pm Thursday 17th July 2014

For the first time since being sent home from England’s tour of Australia in January, Steve Finn has been bowling with the national side.

Green overcome stubborn Frogmore to reach Plate final

Watford Observer:

9:42am Wednesday 16th July 2014

Leverstock Green A overcame Frogmore's stubborn resistance last night to set up a Watford Observer Fourteen14 Plate Final against Bushey on Tuesday.

Hemel suffer narrow defeat against Eastcote

Watford Observer:

6:40pm Thursday 10th July 2014

Hemel Hempstead were beaten by one wicket in an entertaining contest against reigning Chess Valley League Division One champions Eastcote on Sunday.

Wood secure comfortable victory over Bay

Watford Observer:

5:20pm Thursday 10th July 2014

The latest Saracens Hertfordshire Cricket League Division Ten, Division 11 West, Division 12 West and friendly action.

Abbots held to draw against struggling Old Habs

Watford Observer:

5:00pm Thursday 10th July 2014

The latest action from the Saracens Hertfordshire Cricket League Division Six, Eight and Nine.

Abbots seal first league victory of the season

Watford Observer:

4:40pm Thursday 10th July 2014

The latest action from the Saracens Hertfordshire Cricket League Division Two, Four and Five.

Stags back to winning ways after overcoming Finchleians

Watford Observer:

4:19pm Thursday 10th July 2014

The latest action from the Saracens Hertfordshire Premier Division, Championship, Division One and Division Two.

Bushey reach Fourteen14 Plate final following tense finale

Watford Observer:

10:53pm Monday 7th July 2014

Bushey squeezed into the Watford Observer Fourteen14 Plate final by the narrowest of margins, beating Kings Langley by just two runs after a dramatic final over.

Metcalfe ton helps Abbots into first Shield final for ten years

Watford Observer:

11:07am Friday 4th July 2014

A superb century from opening batsman Peter Metcalfe laid the platform for Abbots Langley to reach their first Watford Observer Fourteen14 Shield since 1994 with a 26-run victory over Langleybury A last night.

Bovingdon target new members at open day

Watford Observer: Cricket Match

11:00am Friday 4th July 2014

Bovingdon Cricket Club secretary Mark Carine is urging the public to head down in their droves when the club’s doors are swung open to one and all.

Abbots in fine form as they thump Chingford

Watford Observer:

5:00pm Thursday 3rd July 2014

The latest round up of the action from the Chess Valley League and the North London Women's League.

Langleybury Fourths clinch first victory this season

Watford Observer:

4:30pm Thursday 3rd July 2014

The latest Saracens Hertfordshire Cricket League Division 11 West, Division 12 West and friendly action.

Hemel seal draw against promotion-chasing Bury

Watford Observer:

4:00pm Thursday 3rd July 2014

The latest action from the Saracens Hertfordshire Cricket League Division Eight, Nine and Ten.

Bury remain bottom after another defeat

Watford Observer:

2:55pm Thursday 3rd July 2014

The latest action from the Saracens Hertfordshire Premier Division, Championship, Division One and Division Two.

More changes to Fourteen14 dates

Watford Observer:

2:34pm Wednesday 2nd July 2014

Yet more changes have been made to the dates and venues of the latter stages of the Watford Observer Fourteen14 Shield and Plate following further delays in the quarter-finals being completed.

Semi-final dates rearranged

Watford Observer: Action from Abbots Langley's Shield quarter-final victory at Chipperfield Clarendon on Wednesday. Picture: Len Kerswill

11:05am Friday 27th June 2014

Organisers of the Watford Observer Fourteen14 have spent this week rearranging the latter stages of the competitions but the make-up of the last four of the Shield is now close to being known.

A great day for Herts but Lara’s enduring class shines

Watford Observer: Picture: Action Images

4:00pm Friday 27th June 2014

At Lord’s cricket ground on Sunday Hertfordshire bowler Simon White was handed the ball. At the other end of the wicket stood batting legend Brian Lara. What went through his mind?

Chorleywood seal third win after defeating Hertingfordbury

Watford Observer: Picture: Action Images

6:30pm Thursday 26th June 2014

Herts Cricket League

Ricky hold on to seal draw against Redbourn

Watford Observer: Taylors play out extraordinary draw against Marlow Park

6:00pm Thursday 26th June 2014

The latest Saracens Hertfordshire League Division Six, Eight and Nine action.

Bushey seal fifth victory after thumping Old Millhillians

Watford Observer: Hertfordshire’s clubs have voted to leave the Home Counties Premier Cricket League

5:30pm Thursday 26th June 2014

The latest Saracens Hertfordshire Cricket League Division Three, Four and Five action.

Wood up to fourth after overcoming Flitwick

Watford Observer: Northwood seal narrow win against Hitchin

4:50pm Thursday 26th June 2014

The latest action from the Saracens Hertfordshire Premier Division, Championship, Division One and Division Two.

White hoping to bowl 'ball of his life' against Lara

Watford Observer: White hoping to bowl 'ball of his life' against Lara

9:00am Friday 20th June 2014

Hertfordshire county cricketers will come up against batting legend Brian Lara at Lord’s on Sunday and PE teacher Simon White says he’ll have to bowl “the ball of his life” to dismiss the former West Indies star.

Taylors play out extraordinary draw against Marlow Park

Watford Observer: Taylors play out extraordinary draw against Marlow Park

1:00pm Friday 20th June 2014

There was a sensational draw between Old Merchant Taylors’ and Marlow Park in Morrant Thames Valley League Division 3B on Saturday, which included a final ball run out and a collapse of staggering proportions.

Abbots record victory against strugglers Totteridge

Watford Observer: Picture: Action Images

11:00am Friday 20th June 2014

The latest Saracens Hertfordshire League Division Six, Eight and Nine action.

Hussain impresses as Bushey defeat North Mymms

Watford Observer: Hertfordshire’s clubs have voted to leave the Home Counties Premier Cricket League

9:30am Friday 20th June 2014

The latest Saracens Hertfordshire Cricket League Division Three, Four and Five action.

Bury off the mark after overcoming Finchleians

Watford Observer: Bury off the mark after overcoming Finchleians

9:00am Friday 20th June 2014

The latest action from the Saracens Hertfordshire Premier Division, Championship, Division One and Two.

Shield semi-finals delayed

Watford Observer: Holders West Herts (batting) were knocked out of this year's Shield by Langleybury A on Tuesday. Picture: Holly Cant

5:50pm Thursday 19th June 2014

Langleybury A and Radlett have advanced into the last four of the Watford Observer Fourteen14 Shield but organisers have decided to delay the semi-finals due to ongoing delays in other ties being played.

Old Merchant Taylors’ to begin Cricketer Cup campaign at last year's beaten finalists

Watford Observer: Cricket Match

3:00pm Friday 13th June 2014

Old Merchant Taylors’ begin their 2014 Cricketer Cup campaign with an away first round tie against 2013 beaten finalists Old Cranleighans at Cranleigh on Sunday.

Final few tickets remain for Lashings charity lunch at Bushey Sports Club

Watford Observer: West Indies great and Lashings bowler Courtney Walsh

12:00pm Friday 13th June 2014

Bushey Sports Club are looking to sell their final few remaining tickets for their Lashings charity lunch on July 27.

Hertfordshire side to take on MCC at Lord's

Watford Observer: Lord’s played host to the opening day of the first Test between England and Sri Lanka yesterday (Thursday) and it will be the setting for another special occasion on Sunday, June 22. 	Picture: Action Images

9:00am Friday 13th June 2014

Hertfordshire's County Cricket side are preparing to take part in a unique occasion at the home of English cricket, Lord’s, on Sunday, June 22.

Four more reach Shield quarter-finals

Watford Observer: Holders West Herts (batting) in league action against Knebworth Park on Saturday. Picture: Action Images

6:05pm Thursday 12th June 2014

The line-up for the quarter-finals of the Watford Observer Fourteen14 Shield is almost complete after four more second round ties were played in the past week while the outstanding round one fixture was also completed.

Langleybury knocked out Davidstow National Village Cup

Watford Observer: Langleybury (fielding) do battle with Leverstock Green. Picture: Pippa Douglas

7:30pm Thursday 12th June 2014

The latest Davidstow National Village Cup, Chess Valley and North London Women's League action.

Kings Langley up to fourth after Old Cholmeleians rout

Watford Observer: Kings Langley (fielding) take on Northwood. Picture: Pippa Douglas

5:30pm Thursday 12th June 2014

The latest Saracens Hertfordshire League Division Six and Eight action.

Bushey claim three-wicket win over Letchworth Garden City

Watford Observer: Bushey (fielding) in action against West Herts. Picture: Holly Cant

4:30pm Thursday 12th June 2014

The latest Saracens Hertfordshire Cricket League Division Three, Four and Five action.




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