This ground is fine, with a changing room and decent wicket. The only problem in 2014 was the poor service. Often the groundsman
had not opened the rooms, done the wicket or whatever. We complained so let's hope they sorted it.
The walk from the South Wimbledon takes 15 minutes, turn left out of the station and walk straight down
Morden Rd. Cross the road when you can and the ground is on the right - there's a gate you can nip in or a car park a little further up.
Zone 3/4 boundary
The easiest way for most is to get the tube to South Wimbledon - that's on the Northern Line.
Record v Dodgers
Overall*: Won 41 Tied 2 Lost 25 Cancelled 15
These include games from 1994. It's fair to say the record is far more equal since around 2000.
The Varghese Cake Rating is the official
rating system for cricket teas. Further details can be found
We do not have tea at the Abbey Rec so this ground unfortunately
does not have a Varghese Cake Rating. For now. This means the rating is "Oliver Twist"
The Prince of Wales is pretty decent, if not the preference for some of spit and sawdust lovers. It has a reasonable garden out the back.
A 3 pint glass rating
Match Manager Duties
The Match Manager collects availabilities and then informs the selection committee (smirk) who
is available. We have a rolling panel of Match Managers (because no individual would do it alone!). For this game the Match Manager is-