Centurion Stanton

Last weekend saw Robbie Stanton make an undefeated century for the 5th XI against Adamstown 4th XI. While records in this matter are somewhat hazy, a century in one’s 60th year may make Robbie the oldest centurion in Merrion’s history. As no detailed records exist...

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Weekend Matches [23rd April]

The 1st XI start their season this weekend with a home game against North Kildare. And it is a much changed side from last year with no less than three debutants. With John Anderson, Dom Joyce and Hugh Kennedy unavailable there are opportunities for others...

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Irish Senior Cup 2022

The draw for the Irish Senior Cup has been made and Merrion have a home fixture against Coleraine on 21st May. Merrion is one of four Leinster club with home draws - the others are Clontarf, YMCA and Leinster. Pembroke and Phoenix have byes. The...

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Open Competition Structure 2022

The details of the competition structures for Merrion’s Open teams have been released by Cricket Leinster, see  https://www.cricketleinster.ie/news/open-competitions-league-structure-confirmed There has been another significant expansion in the overall size of the Open Competitions with the number of Divisions going up to 20 . The position of the...

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Message from the Bridge

On behalf of the Men’s 1st team squad, I would once again like to thank everyone for their support throughout our league campaign thus far. In addition, the turnout at our League Cup final had such an impact on the game and gave us a...

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Sai in a hurry

The weekend saw a turn in the weather but this did prevent the Merrion teams on show putting in some excellent performances. On Saturday, the 1st XI were the only team directly impacted by the weather – though in the end they were probably glad enough...

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Senior Statistics

A little later than expected, we set out the Senior averages for the Merrion 1st XI going into the second half of the season and the Premier League. In the 27 years since the advent of promotion and relegation within Senior Cricket in 1993, Merrion...

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