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  • Cricket

    Our Cricket club provides opportunities to play year-round with Indoor and Outdoor teams playing in BUCS. Indoor training takes place at Brookes Sport Headington where we have indoor nets, bowling machines and great coaching.

    Our elite players also have the opportunity to play for the combined Oxford Universities MCCU team, competing against other MCCU programs and County teams. In recent seasons, Brookes has been heavily represented by students at this level. 

  • Men's 1st Team

    Our Men's 1st team compete at the top of the Midlands Conference 2A

    Follow their progress this season »

  • Men's 2nd Team

    Our Men's 2nd team compete in the Midlands Conference 3A. 

    Follow their progress this season »

  • Men's 1st Team (Indoor)

    The Men's Indoor Cricket Team compete in South Eastern E.

    Follow their progress this season »

  • Men's 2nd Team (Indoor)

    The Men's Indoor Cricket 2nd Team compete in South Eastern E.

    Follow their progress this season »

  • Oxford Universities MCCU

    The MCCU programme is an amazing opportunity for elite level cricketers who aspire to become professional. Oxford is one of just six university centres across the country where an elite team of coaches work with players daily from November to June across all disciplines: Batting, Fast Bowling and Spin Bowling, Fielding, Wicket-Keeping and Conditioning.

    Every summer, players selected for the MCCU have the opportunity to play against some of the best players in the world through our County Programme. In 2015, this included: Kevin Pieterson, Steve Finn, Nick Compton, Chris Tremlett and Sam Robson among others, at the stunning University Parks.

    Players demonstrating outstanding personal qualities, real commitment and progress can apply for a sports scholarship award. These are awarded in January and February by the MCCU coaches.

    Scheme update March 2018: Funding to retain the MCCU scheme across all the 6 centres, has been secured until 2021 and discussions continue to extend this further. Further updates will be made when available. Please contact us should you have any questions regarding this matter.

  • Want to join?

    If you would like to compete for Brookes or train with the club then the best time to sign up is at our annual Sports Fair held on the Wednesday of arrivals weekend in Semester 1. If you can't make the Sports Fair then please email sport@brookes.ac.uk

    Many sports are are included in our Brookes Active 'get into...' programme providing a low cost way to try a new sport or activity.  

    Each year we offer a number of sports scholarships with the support of Santander to students who show, or have shown, outstanding talent in their chosen sport.

    Membership of a club includes allocated training and competition. To make full use of the facilities Brookes has to offer consider taking out a monthly or pay as you go  membership with Brookes Sport »