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Weʼre raising £2,500 to help get Matt to New Zealand to represent England at Indoor Cricket

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Hi. My name is Matthew Myers and I have recently been selected to represent the England U13 boys team at the World Indoor Cricket Federation Junior World Series tournament in Christchurch, New Zealand in September.

I started playing cricket when I was 8 at Ockbrook and Borrowash Cricket Club in one of their Kwiks teams. The following year I progressed to U11 hard ball which I played for 3 years. I currently represent OBCC at U13, U15 and in one of their senior teams. Additionally, I have also been a member of the Derbyshire U13 boys' team this season. Last season, I was selected to play for our local district team, Erewash. My coach for Erewash, Kieran Cooke, introduced me to Indoor cricket by playing in both the U14 and U16 leagues at Willows Sports Centre, Derby. This led to me taking part in the National League tournament in November where I was selected to take part in the national trials. I recently found out that I was successful and will be one of the 12 person squad making the journey to Christchurch.

Indoor cricket is an exciting and relatively new format of the game. It is currently unfunded, so participation in any tournaments is paid for by the players. It is because of this that I am asking if you would be able to help me fund this once in a lifetime experience.

Thank you for your support.

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  • Joanne Myers25 days ago
    Joanne Myers

    Joanne Myers

    25 days ago

    Thank you to all for your donations. There is a short article in the Derby Telegraph (Wednesday, July 25th, 2018) about Matt and the other cricketers from Ockbrook and Borrowash Cricket club who have been selected to go to New Zealand:

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  • Mike & Helene

    Mike & Helene

    Aug 15, 2018

    Go Matthew! Have a wonderful time and enjoy the cricket too!


  • Malgorzata Bednarz

    Malgorzata Bednarz

    Aug 13, 2018

    Best of luck! :)


  • Anne Clarke

    Anne Clarke

    Aug 13, 2018

    Good Luck Matthew!!!


  • Peter Maguire

    Peter Maguire

    Aug 11, 2018

    Brilliant!! Bat like Joe - bowl like Jimmy ... and you won't go very far wrong!!

  • Kirsten Barrett

    Kirsten Barrett

    Aug 10, 2018


  • Ben Foley

    Ben Foley

    Aug 7, 2018

    Best of luck Matt!


  • Ian Hill

    Ian Hill

    Aug 6, 2018

    Good luck Matthew, both with the fundraising and having a fantastic experience in cricket and travelling to NZ.


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