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Preston Nomads Cricket Club was a founder member of the Sussex Cricket League in 1971, the 1st XI winning the Championship in the League's inaugural year, again in 1982, 1988, 2006, 2008, 2009, 2010 and also in 2012 and 2013 – a record 9 times!

In addition, the 1st XI has won the League Cup in 2005, 2008, 2009 and 2011.

The 2nd XI was champions of its League in 1977, 1997 and 2005 and won the Sussex League Cup in 2007.

The Club 3rd XI won the Sussex League title in 1981 and 1986, prior to the disbandment of that Division. The 3rd XI now plays in the HJ Stoner Mid Sussex League Division 2 and was Champions in 1997 and 2005.

Our 4th XI was founded in 2005 and won the Sally Miller Trophy in their first year, and again in 2010 and 2014. It also plays in the HJ Stoner Mid Sussex League Division 3.

The Club is particularly proud of its vibrant Colts Section, which boasts over 170 boys and girls from the age of 6 to 16 years.

The Club was founded in Brighton, in 1927 by our late President, Spen Cama, and moved to its present ground just to the north of Brighton, in 1937. The ground is one of the most picturesque in the country, enjoying spectacular views of the famous Devils Dyke and the South Downs.

Most of the players live in the Brighton and Hove area and we enjoy close cooperation with the Sussex County Cricket Club and the Sussex Cricket Board.

Playing Opportunities

Preston Nomads Cricket Club runs 4 men's Saturday League teams and 1 on Sundays.The 1st XI plays in the Premier Division of the Sussex Premier Cricket League, with the 2nd XI playing in the League's 2nd XI 1st Division. The 3rd XI plays in the H.J.Stoner Mid Sussex League Division 2, with the 4th XI playing in Division 3.The Club is always keen to extend a warm welcome to new players, who can be sure of excellent Club facilities, extensive practice arrangements and a playing strength with a fine sporting tradition. Every year we sponsor an overseas player who provides coaching within the Club, under the direction of Kashif Ibrahim, our Director of Cricket & Coaching.Anyone interested in playing for the Club is encouraged to contact Kashif on 07855 417574, giving brief details of your playing experience and abilities.


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August 2, 2015, 12:13 pm
Run Fest @ The Saffrons as 1sts make 15 Points.
July 31, 2015, 1:01 am
Nothing can be won but a lot can be lost this Weekend

July 27, 2015, 7:04 pm
Big ECB Day for U13s !

July 26, 2015, 3:04 pm
180 Points to play for !

July 26, 2015, 2:58 pm
Run Fest on South Road (3rds report)

Colts news

July 31, 2015, 1:15 am
U13s Bow out in ECB regionals.
July 14, 2015, 9:06 pm
Colts Review Three Weeks to Go.

June 29, 2015, 11:36 pm

June 29, 2015, 9:44 pm
U10s Progressing Well

June 17, 2015, 11:29 pm
U13s Cup News from Manager Jules Hunt

June 7, 2015, 10:07 am
U9s Just Want to Have Fun.

June 4, 2015, 11:57 pm
U13s Looking Good Again in Win over St Andrews.

May 19, 2015, 12:12 am
U12s Bow out of Cup Despite Flying Start.

May 13, 2015, 12:12 am
U15s to take Positives from Narrow Loss

May 5, 2015, 11:52 pm
U14s beat St James with added Swagger.

What's New


2014-05-07 00:03:18

Great news Nomads, you can now procure your new Nomads themed Gray Nicolls clothing items from this here shop: www.gncricketshop.co.uk/PrestonNomadsCC.

There you will find glamorous items of apparel such as these beauts:



A training t-shirt and pair of shorts shall be made available for free to those who are picked for the 1st or 2nd mens' XIs thanks in no small part to the following sponsors:

RT Williams

GAG IEP Financial

So many thanks to them indeed.

All kit is available to whomever would like it. It is all probably guaranteed to treble your athletic performance and increase your attractiveness 148.9%, which are some pretty solid numbers. Happy shopping!

Explosive on Opening Day !
2014-05-04 12:14:17

Preston Nomads have enjoyed a massive start to season 2014 with all four teams winning on 3rd May 2014. The 1st and 2nd team were at Middleton Cc for Gray Nicolls T20 Cup action while the 3rds and 4th got their respective Stoner league campaigns up and running. Please see the news section for reports and pics from Middleton.

The 1st team carried on that winning feeling when overcoming Bexley CC in the ECB today (4/5/14)  A tense afternoon of hard fought cricket unfolded and as Keith Pitt eloquently suggested ' Jeremy played a skippers inns today !'  See more on this soon and catch the card on play cricket.

David the Hero for the 1st team


 2nd team.  Stephen proud of youngsters after win

More reaction to come from David and Peter as they must be delighted with their teams performances. Justin Schildkamp will be celebrating today after taking 7 for 11 (Play cricket site) for the 4th team at Copthorn.

The club will go into today's massive ECB game with Bexley at the SCMG in great spirit. 1 pm start.

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