The Bentworth Cricket Club ground has been the site of village cricket for over 100 years.

The club plays in the Hampshire Cricket League; County Division 4 North.

Bentworth Cricket Club joined the Hampshire Cricket League in 1973 shortly after it’s inception.  Max McAlpine was part of the first team, he captains the side to this day. The Ground has a very distinctive thatched pavilion and is surrounded by panoramic views of the beautiful Hampshire countryside.

Cricket teas are provided by The Sun Inn, Bentworth

Chairman: Mr R Hill
Treasurer: Mrs A. McAlpine
Secretary:  Mr K Thomas
Captain: Mr M McAlpine
Groundsman: Mr P Cains

2017 Fixtures

  • 6th May 2017Old Basing vs Bentworth
  • 13th May 2017Bentworth vs Rotherwick ITN
  • 20th May 2017Fair Oak III vs Bentworth
  • 27th May 2017Bentworth vs Sherfield on Loddon
  • 3rd June 2017Holybourne vs Bentworth
  • 10th June 2017Bentworth vs East Woodhay II
  • 17th June 2017Bentworth vs Ashford Hill
  • 24th June 2017Silchester vs Bentworth
  • 1st July 2017Bentworth vs Crown Taverners
  • 15th July 2017Bentworth vs NO MATCH
  • 8th July 2017Bentworth vs Odiham & Greywell II
  • 22nd July 2017Bentworth vs Bishops Waltham III
  • 29th July 2017Kingsclere vs Bentworth
  • 5th August 2017Bentworth vs Ropley II
  • 12th August 2017Donnington vs Bentworth
  • 19th August 2017Easton & Martyr W II vs Bentworth
  • 26th August 2017Bentworth vs Overton II

Recent News and Events

  • Silchester vs Bentworth Match Report – 24th June 2017

    BCC 124 all out; Silchester 128 – 0 It would be fair to say that over recent seasons, Bentworth Cricket Club and winning cricket matches have been distant cousins, only rarely on speaking terms. So a trip to top of the table and as yet unbeaten Silchester was akin to an invite to a family… Read more

  • Averages

    BENTWORTH CRICKET CLUB AVERAGES 2017 BATTING Name Matches Innings Not Outs Runs Average Highest 50’s 100’s Nick 7 7 1 223 37.17 93 1 0 Rich H 5 5 2 191 63.67 77 2 0 Trevor 6 6 0 85 14.17 35 0 0 Dave 5 5 0 79 15.80 61 1 0 Tim 1… Read more

  • BCC v Ashford Hill 17th June 2017

    A searingly hot summer Saturday brought BCC’s 6th full match of the season and with it their 7th wicket keeper – Mr. James Harding stepping in on this occasion at short notice. And with it came an early chance to show off his batting thanks to a change of tactics from skip. A flurry of… Read more

  • Bentworth vs East Woodhay Match Report – 10th June 2017

    Another game, another chase. Winning this weeks coin toss, skip (through judgement or hope) decided on putting the opposition in first after absorbing the conditions at Holt End. Just like previous weeks, the upper order of the opposing team played with fire and won. Mr McGrath provided his usual rhythm with his usual homogeneous figures…. Read more

  • Holybourne vs Bentworth C.C. Match Report – 3rd June 2017

    After our run chase the previous week, Nick was back out in the middle to carry out his feud with the coin  on what promised to be a lovely day. Sadly, the coin still had the upper hand on the new skip and the oppo decided have a go with the bat first. A great… Read more

  • Bentworth v Sherfield On Loddon 27th May 2017

    Bentworth won the toss and put them in on a dampish green grassy wicket at home. The bowlers got into their work with Ken and Nick opening up. Wickets taken at regular intervals starting with Nick taking a splendid catch off Ken’s bowling with a back pedalling effort at mid off landing in comical fashion… Read more

  • Bentworth CC vs Rotherwick ITW (H) – 13th May 2017

    BCC 257 all out; Rotherwick ITW 133 all out A ‘competitive’ opening week defeat, 11 players for a 2nd match in a row and the sun shining on our glorious and rejuvenated ground meant that the Bentworth players approached the first home game of the season with renewed optimism. The disappointment of a second lost… Read more

  • Subs Due please

    Gents Annual subs – a very reasonable £30 for regulars, £10 for students due by end June. Start saving! Thanks

  • Bentworth CC v Old Basing IIIs (A) – 6th May 2017

    BCC 148-9; Old Basing III 149-6 So the new season had started with the sad news of the retirement of our rock of ages     and it was time to see how the younger generation of 50+ ers could fare without their        guiding light. Indeed a full XI turned out featuring a number of new and even… Read more

  • Winter cricket nets 2017 @ Dummer

    Nets booked for following dates:   Sunday 26 Feb – 9-10 Net 2 Sunday 12 Mar – 10-11 Net 3 Sunday 19 Mar – 9-10 Net 3 Sunday 2 Apr – 9-10 Net 3 Sunday 23 Apr – 10-11 Net 3 Sunday 7 May -10-11 Net 2