The Cricket

Colne Cricket Club is a cricket club who participates in the Lancashire League. Colne play their home games at The Horsfield. Currently Colne has three senior teams (1st, 2nd and 3rd XIs), and a developing junior section.

The club has won the league on four occasions and won the cup six times, achieving a league and cup double in 1959. The club has employed many famous professionals during its time including Amar Singh, Bill Alley, Collis King as well as young professionals who have gone on to have international careers such as Marcus North and Anwar Ali.

For the 2016 season Matthew Walker is 1st team captain and South African, Yaseen Vallie, of Cape Cobras is the professional. Yaseen is a classy top order batsman who also bowls right arm off spin. We hope to have a successful season following his addition to the club.