BUCS Cricket got you stumped? There's a lot to know about the BUCS' indoor and outdoor cricket programmes.

BUCS runs both indoor and outdoor cricket over the academic year.


Indoor Cricket Championships (Updated 13 September 2021)

Tuesday 8 June: Team Entries open on BUCS Play

Tuesday 13 July: Team Entries close on BUCS Play

Friday 3 September: Deadline for free withdrawal by contacting ([email protected]). Entry fees will not be charged for teams withdrawing before this date. Any withdrawals post this date will be subject to our Cancellation & Withdrawal Policy.

Saturday 2 October: Deadline for damage deposit & behavioural agreement.

League stages

Leagues and fixtures have been published on BUCS Play but due to issues the venues for each of the leagues are below. 

Mens Scotland - Stirling University 
Mens Northern A - Riverside Sports (Durham)
Mens Northern B - Riverside Sports (Durham)
Mens Midlands A - Edgbaston 
Mens Midlands B - Leicester Sports Centre
Mens Midlands C - Leicester Sports Centre 
Mens Western A - Exeter 
Mens Western B - Glamorgan NCC, Cardiff 
Mens South Eastern A - Fleming Park
Mens South Eastern B - Sports Dock UEL 
Mens South Eastern C - Canterbury Christchurch 
Mens South Eastern D - Canterbury CC 

Womens Scotland & Northern - Riverside Durham 
Womens Midlands A  - Leicester Sports Centre 
Womens Midlands B - Leicester Sports Centre 
Womens South Western - Exeter 
Womens South Eastern - Canterbury Christ Church 
Womens Western - Glamorgan NCC, Cardiff

Knockout stages

Men's South Trophy Qualifier - 16 January 2022.

Men's North Trophy Qualifier - 22 January 2022.

Men's North Championship Qualifier - 23 January 2022. 

Women's Final - 29 January 2022. 

Men's South Championship Qualifier - 30 January 2022.

Men's Championship Final - 5 February 2022. 

Men's Trophy Final - 6 February 2022. 

Find all the latest on Return to Play here.


Leagues and Knockouts 2021-22 (Outdoor Cricket)

Team entries opened on Wednesday 12 January, with the timelines for these below: 

Wednesday 12 January: Team Entries open on BUCS Play

Friday 18 February: Team Entries close on BUCS Play

Friday 25 February: Provisional Leagues & Appendix 2b published for feedback

Friday 4 March: Provisional Leagues & Appendix 2b feedback window closes

Wednesday 9 March: Updated Provisional Leagues & Appendix 2b published 

Friday 25 March: Finalised leagues, knockouts and fixtures live on BUCS Play

Find all the latest on our Return to Play here, along with our FAQs.

Partnership with Oxbridge

BUCS is proud to have Oxbridge as our official Cricket Ball partner and our recommended Cricket Ball. Through our partnership, members can receive a 25% discount on their range of balls. Use the code BUCS25 to access your discount on the Oxbridge website

For any questions about the Cricket Programme, please email James Francis or Michaela Anthony.

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