Chidham and Hambrook Cricket Club undertook their first tour of duty on the weekend of 14/15th June 2013 taking in a Hove XI on the Saturday afternoon, staying in Brighton overnight and then playing Wisborough Green in a hung over state on Sunday afternoon. The Saturday match was won by 1 run thanks to Ben Gottesman taking 3 wickets in the final over and the Sunday game was won by 3 wickets. Matt Chesshire skippered the team on the Saturday and Jon Keynes took over the reins on the Sunday.
Tourists 2013: P Walmsley, M Chesshire, C Dungar, B Gottesman, P O'Donohue, V Smith, K Davey, S Clarke
Visitors 2013: J Keynes, I Harris, F Wood
It's been eight long years in the making but the Hawks have planned a mid-season tour in 2021 which will see them face Ferring CC on Saturday 19th June and Wisborough Green again on Sunday June 20th, with an overnight stay in Brighton. Full report and pictures will follow in due course.