Merrion’s Electric Roller

This year Merrion has taken a major step towards creating a carbon neutral sports club. Merrion has become the first cricket club in Ireland, and only the fourth across the United Kingdom and Ireland, to purchase an electric heavy roller especially designed for cricket. Working...

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Start of 2024 Season

The Merrion Cricket Season for 2024 will officially start at the beginning of April. Although some members have already made it down to the nets, the regular weekly evening practices will commence on the 2nd April. Women’s practices start on the 8th April. There is no...

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Paddy Willis RIP

It is with great sadness that I have to report the death of Paddy Willis, a long-time member of the club and former President. Paddy’s senior career stretched from 1959 – 1976, and in all he played 102 matches for Merrion, taking a total of...

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Open Competitions 2024

Merrion has entered seven teams in Open Competitions for the 2024 season. The breakdown of Divisions are as follows. 1st XI:  Premier League, Leinster Senior Cup, Alan Murray T20, Irish Senior Cup. 2nd XI: 2nd XI Premier League , Leinster Senior II Cup, Tillain T20 Cup. 3rd XI:...

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Merrion All Ireland Youth Teams

In a recent article on the Cricket Leinster website there is an account of the history of the three All Ireland Youth Club Competitions going back to 1983. https://www.cricketleinster.ie/news/all-ireland-youth-competitions  Merrion won All Ireland Youth titles on three occasions. In...

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