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San Francisco Seals Napa Valley Cricket Club team shots Napa Valley Expo in downtown Napa

San Francisco based Seals team beat Napa Valley Cricket Club at Napa Valley Expo

A busy season for the Napa Valley Cricket Club (NVCC) continued as they hosted the San Francisco based Seals recently at the Napa Valley Expo in downtown Napa. While the Seals only play a handful of matches each season they showed all of their skill and ability with a comprehensive victory over their hosts. Each year the NVCC and Seals play for the Vino Cup, a trophy inaugurated in 2014 for the annual match between the two teams.

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Napa Valley Cricket Club plays first ever match at Napa Valley Expo in downtown Napa in searing temperatures

The Napa Valley Cricket Club (NVCC) inaugurated a new intra-club match recently as they played a City v County Challenge Match at the Napa Valley Expo in downtown Napa. In near record temperatures with the mercury topping 105f in the shade, the club started playing at 9:00am and shortened the match from their regular format 35 overs to 25.

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Napa Valley CC loses first ever match in Napa to local wine country rivals Sonoma Gullies

A historic day for the Napa Valley Cricket Club (NVCC) with their first ever cricket match in the city of Napa ended in a chastening defeat to wine country rivals Sonoma Gullies recently. Despite a strong showing with the bat from Pete Sander and four wickets apiece for Karan Grewal and club captain Bernie Peacock NVCC had no answer to a strong team performance from the Gullies.

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