Customer Notice: Please note unauthorised cricket tournaments are not permitted in Loxford Park or any other park in Redbridge, due to the Covid 19 pandemic. Gatherings of over 30 people increase the risk of transmission and are a threat to everyone.
If you would like to play formal cricket in our parks, then please contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org and we will happily support you in organising safe, Covid-secure cricket matches in our parks.
Anyone organising or participating in any unauthorised cricket tournaments will be reported to the Police. We are working with the England Cricket Board (ECB) to monitor social media and information regarding proposed tournaments and information found will be handed over to the Police. The Police will also attend sites and could issue fines of up to £10,000.
Cricket pitches are available for hire in many of our parks.
Redbridge Last Man Stands Cricket
Last Man Stands is the new way to play cricket. An exciting and challenging way to keep fit and develop your cricketing skills. Over 30,000 players across the globe already taking part in the fastest game of cricket out there, basically a rule-bending version of Twenty20. So get your mates together and skipper a winning LMS team!
What’s different about last man stands cricket?
- each game is completed in about 2 hours, making it perfect to play on a weekday
- it’s easy to join as a team or an individual player
- there are teams and leagues to suit all abilities
- only 8 players in a team so it’s easy to form a team
- every player gets an online world ranking and career profile
When and where can I play?
The leagues run from late April to August and takes place at Hainault Recreation Ground.
How do I sign up?
You can play against other registered teams in organised leagues with umpires and scores and stats on the websites within 24 hours of the match.
If you would like to know more about the current league, want to register your interest for the following season, please visit the Last Man Stands website. For general enquiries please email email@example.com.
The indoor cricket league takes place at Loxford Leisure Centre from mid- October through to early April it is played over 3 evenings and each team play once a week. The league is played on hard flooring on a full length pitch, using compressed rubber ball which means pads are not necessary. Each team consist of six players with 12 overs (maximum) per side, the batsman retire at 25 and each bowler is allowed a maximum of 3 overs. Each game last approximately one hour making the game fast and furious with lots of twist and turns.
If you would like to join please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Ian Selby Cricket Coordinator on 07944 576188.
A new weekly sessions for boys and girls between the ages 6 and 16 is being developed for new players and those looking to improve their basic cricketing skills. Times and dates not yet confirmed but if you are a novice player looking to get into cricket please e-mail email@example.com.
For a list of cricket clubs in Redbridge please see download our Sports Club Directory below: