Classics over 50s

Sydney Classics over 50s


Back row (L to R); Garry James, David Craig, Mike Weaver, Suiart Ridge, Martin Speiser, Greg Brooks

Front row (L to R): Mike Pinter (v/c), Mike Tarrant, Scott Wells (c) & (w), Ed Cross & Richie De Silva

The Cricketers’ Club of New South Wales is one of eighteen teams which played in the Sunday over 50s Classics competition during 2020-21. Our home ground is Camperdown Park, Mallet Street, Camperdown. All games start at 12.15pm in daylight saving time.

The other 17 teams are Balmain-South Sydney, Burwood, Castle Hill RSL, Georges River, Ku-ring-gai, Lane Cove, Lindfield, Mosman, Old Ignatians,  Parramatta , Roseville, St Claire United Legends, St Claire United Warriors,  Sri Lanka Lions, Strathfield,  Warringah, and Western Suburbs Cavaliers. 

C.C.N.S.W. has won the competition once in 2015-2016- see photograph below. Last season the Premiers were again the Sri Lanka Lions, while C.C.N.S.W. again came second. Latest Results are available on MyCricket.

Matches are 40 overs per side  generally on alternating fortnights to the Masters, and are on turf wickets. Batsmen must retire at 30* (but may return) and bowlers are limited to 9 overs; a sixth bowler must bowl by the end of 30 over, The Competition next season will start in mid October and will be played over 11 rounds. The premiership is decided solely on the league table. There are no Finals or Grand Finals.

Playing for C.C.N.S.W Classics over 50s:

The Club welcomes and needs new players. You must be over 50 by 1 April 2022 to play in the 2021-2022 season (i.e. by the end of the season). If you are, you can play the full season, even if currently only 49.

Want a hit? Contact Scott Wells (c) or Stuart Ridge (Mgr) or Mike Pinter (v/c) at .

The competition winning 2015/16 C.C.N.S.W. Classics Team
Back Row: Ajoy Roy, Sittampalam Ragavan, Mick McCormick, Peter Rolls (v/c); Greg Brooks
Front Row: Paul Georgiadis, Peter Hall (wk); Garry Winney (c); Dale Richards