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SHOWCASE ON PETERBOROUGH TOWN CRICKET CLUB

As part of our recent visits to clubs that have had new facilities from us this season, we headed to Peterborough Town Cricket Club where we recently installed a long awaited and much needed electronic scoreboard. In this video club Chairman Brian Howard speaks about what it means to the club and how it completes … Continue reading “SHOWCASE ON PETERBOROUGH TOWN CRICKET CLUB”

SHOWCASE ON BILLERICAY CRICKET CLUB

We recently completed the installation of two electronic scoreboards, and the refurbishment of an indoor cricket facility at Billericay Cricket Club in Essex. Once all the work was completed, we sat down with Michael Owens from the club and had a chat about the two projects to find out a little more about why they … Continue reading “SHOWCASE ON BILLERICAY CRICKET CLUB”

SHOWCASE ON OAKFIELD PARKONIANS CRICKET CLUB

We recently completed the installation of a fully enclosed two net lane practice facility at Oakfield Parkonians Cricket Club (formerly Old Parkonians CC) complete with an optional gate to allow longer run ups for bowlers and with two different surfaces to for spin and seam bowling. Once everything was completed, we sat down with club … Continue reading “SHOWCASE ON OAKFIELD PARKONIANS CRICKET CLUB”

Run Bund helps Warwickshire CCC pre-season practice

Warwickshire County Cricket Club have erected a marquee at Edgbaston Cricket Ground for pre-season practice. Here’s what head groundsman Gary Barwell had to say about our Run Bund product which solved the issue of water ingressing underneath the curtain and soaking the grass practice areas inside the marquee. ”This product is outstanding, we have put them in the … Continue reading “Run Bund helps Warwickshire CCC pre-season practice”

Durant Cricket Partners With ExtraCover Insurance To Offer FREE Insurance On Mobile Cages & Sight Screens

FREE INSURANCE AVAILABLE ON ALL MOBILE CAGES AND SIGHT SCREENS As the country’s leading specialist supplier of cricket ground equipment to cricket clubs, we’re always looking for ways to make the lives of those people who make decisions and run cricket club committee’s easier, which is why we’re introducing free insurance cover on all mobile … Continue reading “Durant Cricket Partners With ExtraCover Insurance To Offer FREE Insurance On Mobile Cages & Sight Screens”

We’ve Updated All of Our Product Location Maps

We recently updated our interactive maps to show locations for many of our installations of covers, non turf net bay installations and electronic scoreboards. There are over 150 new locations for our covers, over 125 new locations for our electronic scoreboards and 50 new non turf installs. These maps are a great resource for a club/school … Continue reading “We’ve Updated All of Our Product Location Maps”

Durant Cricket in preferred supplier partnership with Cricket East

Durant Cricket, leading suppliers of specialist cricket ground equipment to cricket clubs all across the country have signed an agreement with Cricket East as one of their commercial partners. Cricket East will provide Durant Cricket with a series of measures through logo placement, email communications, face to face meetings and direct promotions to ensure that … Continue reading “Durant Cricket in preferred supplier partnership with Cricket East”

Durant Cricket support cricket pitch renovation seminar at St Albans School

Durant Cricket was delighted to support a recent cricket pitch renovation seminar at St Albans School, in Hertfordshire organised by Dennis and SISIS Equipment. Mark Illott former Essex and England Cricketer and St Albans School Cricket Professional opened proceedings, in the morning, speaking briefly about the wonderful sporting facilities at the school. Following that, there … Continue reading “Durant Cricket support cricket pitch renovation seminar at St Albans School”

Durant Cricket and Cricket World Performance of the Week 2017

As the 2017 cricket season gets underway, we are delighted to announce that Durant Cricket is a partner sponsor of the 2017 Cricket World Performance of the Week along with GM Cricket. Cristian Durant, Managing Director of Durant Cricket commented: “We are delighted to be involved with this grass roots initiative, which encourages and rewards … Continue reading “Durant Cricket and Cricket World Performance of the Week 2017”

Harlow CC update historic ground with new electronic scoreboard from Durant Cricket

Harlow CC , who have a long history with scoreboards dating back to when Sam Deards invented the first mechanised scoreboard over 100 years ago, recently replaced their scoreboard with a new bespoke electronic scoreboard from Durant Cricket. During the scoreboard installation, Alan Howick, President of Harlow CC , talked about  the new bespoke electronic … Continue reading “Harlow CC update historic ground with new electronic scoreboard from Durant Cricket”

Durant Exclusive | The NEW 2G Flicx Multi-Age Pitch

Flicx UK are delighted to roll out a new product for the 2017/2018 season, the 2G Flicx Multi-Aged-Pitch (MAP) which will be retailed exclusively through Durant Cricket. The MAP pitch is specifically aimed at schools and clubs who need a match pitch that can cater for different age groups. With this new product coaches can … Continue reading “Durant Exclusive | The NEW 2G Flicx Multi-Age Pitch”

PASSION AT FOREFRONT OF DURANT CRICKET

Founded in 2007, Durant Cricket continue to increase, adapt and modify their product range so they provide cricket clubs with exactly what they need. A huge part of Durant Cricket’s way of doing business is to create ongoing relationships with clubs. “I suppose what we aim to do is supply a club, create a good … Continue reading “PASSION AT FOREFRONT OF DURANT CRICKET”

ALL ABOUT…MANUAL SCOREBOARDS

While Durant Cricket supply a wide range of electronic scoreboards, they also have an impressive range of manual scoreboards available for clubs. Durant’s Clever Score cricket scoreboard is a market leader, with high ratings for ease of use, portability, placement, visibility, and visual accuracy, boasting a lightweight design. As an added bonus, they are also … Continue reading “ALL ABOUT…MANUAL SCOREBOARDS”

DURANT CRICKET CONGRATULATE THE WINNER OF THE DAVIDSTOW VILLAGE CUP 2016

Sessay 307-5 (Mason 138) beat Sibton Park 188 (Allon 70) by 119 runs Simon Mason produced a performance Viv Richards would have been proud of to power Sessay to 2016 Davidstow Village Cup glory at Lord’s. It was 37 summers ago that Richards smashed 138 not out here in the World Cup final; Mason matched … Continue reading “DURANT CRICKET CONGRATULATE THE WINNER OF THE DAVIDSTOW VILLAGE CUP 2016”

ALL ABOUT…DURANT ELECTRONIC SCOREBOARDS

Cricket scoreboards are an essential part of any club’s equipment, and help anybody very quickly work out what is happening at any time in a game. It is therefore vital to have one that works seamlessly, is clear for all to see and gives everybody the information they need to see. At the very least, … Continue reading “ALL ABOUT…DURANT ELECTRONIC SCOREBOARDS”

WHY SHOULD CLUBS STRIVE FOR BETTER FACILITIES?

Every club wants to be the best they can on the pitch and many are now realizing that a similar approach to their facilities and equipment can also reap dividends. You only get one chance to make a first impression and a well-kept ground, a new scoreboard and smart sightscreens and covers can certainly help make … Continue reading “WHY SHOULD CLUBS STRIVE FOR BETTER FACILITIES?”

ALL ABOUT…DURANT PAVILION CLOCKS

No matter how big or small the game of cricket you are playing, timing is everything – both on the field of play and off it. Everybody knows when lunch and tea is taken in a Test match and some clocks at major grounds around the world have become iconic. Durant Cricket’s range of large … Continue reading “ALL ABOUT…DURANT PAVILION CLOCKS”

DRAMA IN DAVIDSTOW VILLAGE CUP FIFTH ROUND

The Davidstow Village Cup 2016 fifth round matches have now been completed with some remarkable contests deciding which teams are still in with a chance of reaching the Lord’s final. If 49-year-old Shaun Miller makes it with his side Shipton-under-Wychwood, it will be his fifth appearance at the home of cricket, and he helped them … Continue reading “DRAMA IN DAVIDSTOW VILLAGE CUP FIFTH ROUND”

DURANT CRICKET LAUNCH RUN BUND PITCH PROTECTION TO BENEFIT CLUBS & WICKETS

Durant Cricket continue their commitment to doing all they can to help clubs get as much cricket on as possible with the design and manufacture of the Run Bund wicket protection system that offers multiple benefits to clubs at all levels. The Run Bund consists of a set of steel strips that are simply joined … Continue reading “DURANT CRICKET LAUNCH RUN BUND PITCH PROTECTION TO BENEFIT CLUBS & WICKETS”

ALL ABOUT…DURANT SIGHTSCREENS

You could argue that no cricket club is really complete without a pair of sightscreens, one at each end, so crucial are they to the game. While they don’t come in a wide variety of shapes, there are several options available, from small static screens to those which are bigger and more mobile. Mobility is … Continue reading “ALL ABOUT…DURANT SIGHTSCREENS”

UNSUNG HEROES AND DURANT CRICKET

In terms of cricket experience, the team at Durant Cricket have plenty of that thanks to their own playing experience and the hundreds of clubs they visit on a regular basis. Time and again when they visit clubs they are struck by the realization that without volunteers giving up their time and energy, recreational cricket … Continue reading “UNSUNG HEROES AND DURANT CRICKET”

ALL ABOUT…DURANT CRICKET GROUND EQUIPMENT

Durant Cricket has become synonymous with cricket ground equipment and this is their speciality. Individual products are always available but packages for clubs are also available to offer value for money. No club could play without pitch covers and sightscreens – rain would soon ruin playing surfaces without covers, with the result that fixtures would … Continue reading “ALL ABOUT…DURANT CRICKET GROUND EQUIPMENT”

ALL ABOUT…DURANT CUSTOM NETTING

There will come a time when any cricket net will need its netting replacing. Net doesn’t last forever and nets are used throughout the season, leading to inevitable wear and tear. Durant Cricket has the perfect solution with their custom replacement netting, part of their ground equipment accessory range of products. You provide the precise … Continue reading “ALL ABOUT…DURANT CUSTOM NETTING”

DURANT AND NATWEST CRICKET FORCE

2016 will be Durant Cricket’s seventh year of involvement with NatWest Cricket Force, offering products at a discounted rate to those taking part.   What is NatWest Cricket Force? NatWest Cricket Force – run by the England & Wales Cricket Board and NatWest – is a nationwide initiative aimed at clubs and the rejuvenation of … Continue reading “DURANT AND NATWEST CRICKET FORCE”

ALL ABOUT…DURANT BOUNDARY ROPE

A cricket ground without boundary rope would be a very strange thing indeed and it is one more essential piece of equipment that every club needs. Every cricketer will identify with the sight of the ball bobbling (or sailing) over the rope to mark a four or six being scored, their reaction depending on whether … Continue reading “ALL ABOUT…DURANT BOUNDARY ROPE”

DURANT CRICKET STRENGTHEN LINKS WITH BEDFORDSHIRE CRICKET

With the start of the 2016 season now just weeks away, Durant Cricket and Bedfordshire Cricket have signed a new partnership agreement. Already supplying several clubs in Bedfordshire including Caddington, Dunstable, Eversholt, and Leighton Buzzard (pictured right), Durant Cricket are now Bedfordshire Cricket’s preferred suppliers of cricket ground equipment. Bedfordshire Cricket, who are the county … Continue reading “DURANT CRICKET STRENGTHEN LINKS WITH BEDFORDSHIRE CRICKET”

ALL ABOUT…DURANT PRO MOBILE CAGES

Excellent strength and manoeuvrability are two of the outstanding features of the Durant Pro Mobile cricket cage, making it a unique, quality cage. It is designed with the needs of clubs in mind, as every club has to be able to practice outdoors and an easy to install, maintain and move cage is of huge … Continue reading “ALL ABOUT…DURANT PRO MOBILE CAGES”

ALL ABOUT…DURANT MOBILE COVERS

We redesigned our Mobile Cricket Cover in 2015, adding more protection by covering more of the bowlers’ run-ups in addition to the square so the covers now measure 24 metres in total. These domed shape cricket covers are becoming a common sight on cricket grounds throughout the country – from village cricket grounds to Test … Continue reading “ALL ABOUT…DURANT MOBILE COVERS”

AN INTRODUCTION TO DURANT CRICKET

Here at Durant Cricket, we specialise in cricket ground equipment – that includes scoreboards, cricket covers, and cricket sight screens, providing equipment mainly to grass root cricket clubs. Our extensive product range also includes netting, mobile cricket covers and coaching equipment such as fielding aids and bowling machines. Cristian Durant founded Durant Cricket in 2007. … Continue reading “AN INTRODUCTION TO DURANT CRICKET”

DURANT CRICKET AND STAFFORDSHIRE CRICKET PARTNERSHIP

Durant Cricket and Staffordshire Cricket have extended their advertising partnership. Durant Cricket supply several clubs in Staffordshire with cricket ground equipment including Cannock, Himley, and Wightwick & Finchfield. Staffordshire Cricket, who are the county cricket board in Staffordshire, promote Durant’s services to clubs in the region through their online and offline marketing. Durant Cricket work … Continue reading “DURANT CRICKET AND STAFFORDSHIRE CRICKET PARTNERSHIP”

DURANT CRICKET PARTNER WITH SHROPSHIRE CRICKET BOARD

Durant Cricket are now the preferred supplier of specialist cricket ground equipment to the Shropshire Cricket Board. Durant Cricket work with a number of boards, leagues and organisations and Shropshire will be the latest to benefit from their experience, knowledge and passionate commitment to delivering outstanding service. Already supplying several clubs in Shropshire with cricket … Continue reading “DURANT CRICKET PARTNER WITH SHROPSHIRE CRICKET BOARD”