Photo source; Wiki Commons
Photo source: Wiki Commons
“Cricket was played on Ifield green apparently by 1721 and certainly by the 19th century, as it has continued to be. The Ifield cricket club was founded in 1804 and survived in 1985”
To: The Ifield Society
According to this report, cricket has been played in Ifield Green in 1721
The club was officially formed in 1804.
Could be worth celebrating the 300 years of cricket on our green
If it is a possibility the cricket club would like to discuss.
ICC – Ifield Cricket Club – March 1 2021
“Look up, and swear by the green of the spring that you’ll never forget” – Siegfried Sasson