• Matt Webster

    Matt Webster

    Chairman & Fixture Secretary

    Matt has been involved with the junior section of the club since 2011 as both an age group manager and as Juniors Fixtures Secretary. He joined the Cricket Committee in 2018 in charge of Comms and more recently became the Club Fixtures Sec. Despite age and injury, he is still an enthusiastic 'social' cricketer and can be found captaining the Tigers most Sunday afternoons.

    Email: matt.webster@live.co.uk

    Tel: 07900 698 990

  • Dave Bowen

    Dave Bowen

    Vice-Chairman and Juniors Manager

    Dave joined Winchmore Hill as a colt in 1980 and progressed into the senior sectioning captaining the 1st XI for four years in the late 90’s. He has served several stints on the cricket committee and has been colts Manager since 2016.

    Email: davidmbowen5a@gmail.com

    Tel: 07740 739 073

  • Sacha Selvaratnum

    Sacha Selvaratnum

    Club Captain

    Sacha has been at the club since joining the colts at the age of seven. Having risen through the ranks he went on to become part of the Premiership winning team of 2012. He regards the Paulin Ground as his 'home away from home' and is relishing the opportunity to lead our young 1st XI side to success this season.

    Email: sacha.selvaratnam@yahoo.co.uk

    Tel: 07738 590 971

  • Julia Elder

    Julia Elder


    Julia became Cricket Secretary in 2007 but her main love and role at the club, since becoming a member in 1995, is scoring matches for the 1st XI. After quarter of a century scoring Julia says, 'I don't believe I will ever tire of spending Saturdays in the amazing score box at Winchmore Hill or travelling to away grounds and watching the team.'

    Email: juliaeld@aol.com

    Tel: 07958 217 614

  • Charlie Avent

    Charlie Avent

    Communications & 1XI Vice-Captain

    Charlie is the latest in a long line of Avent's to have played sport at the club. The youngest of 3 brothers, he currently is Vice-Captain of the 1st XI. Now also on the committee, he is handling communications and helping on the social media efforts of the club as well as taking charge of the Frogbox streaming.

    Email: charlieavent@live.com

    Tel: 07497 390 690

  • Mark Barrel

    Chairman of Selectors

    Email: barrell82@live.co.uk

    Tel : 07717 359 342

  • Chris Haslam

    Chris Haslam


    Email: chrishaslam@aol.com

    Tel: 07781 663 018

  • Rob Sobers

    Rob Sobers

    Team Secretary

    Rob has played cricket for Winchmore Hill CC since he joined as an U13 and has become part of the furniture.

    Now as Team Secretary he looks forward to welcoming new members, and keeping current ones playing as often as possible!

    At 6’8 Rob is pretty distinctive and easily recognisable to any new players needing information or assistance. You will likely find him at the bar buying everyone drinks or chatting up the bar staff.

    Email - rsobers08@hotmail.co.uk
    Mobile - 07990 896998

  • Terry Braithwaite

    Terry Braithwaite

    Ground Representative

    Terry joined the Colts Section in 1966 at the age of 14 and played continuously until 53, took a break and returned at 60....but now feels he can finally hang up his bat for good. In his long career Terry was captain of the 1st XI and indeed went on to play for and captain all five league sides over the years. He has also taken on various roles for the Cricket Committee which included Chairman, Vice Chairman and Chairman of Selection.

    Email: terrybraithwaite@hotmail.co.uk

    Tel: 07958 642 610

  • Giri Rathakrishnan

    Giri Rathakrishnan

    Social Media & Grants

    Email: giri.ratha@googlemail.com

    Tel: 07577 414 881

  • Jim Clarke

    Jim Clarke

    Cricket Development Officer

    Jim joined the club from Spalding CC in 2015, having held every position at the Lincolnshire club in the thirty four years he was there. Passionate about encouraging children to play cricket, as our club CDO, Jim has built up a huge school partnership in our local community. As a player Jim began in the 3rd XI and now holds his own in the 5's. His dream is that his three year old son will don the WHCC shirt and join him in the middle in years to come. Bang the drum!

    Email: whcccdo@outlook.com

    Tel: 07885 995 414

  • Matt Bowen

    Matt Bowen

    Club Safeguarding Officer

    Matt has been a club member for over thirty five years, joining as a colt age seven. He has played at every senior level and captained the 2nd XI for three seasons. Prior to re-joining the committee in his current position as Safeguarding Officer, Matt previously performed several different roles including Secretary and Treasurer.

    Email: bowen.matthew59@googlemail.com.

    Tel: 07810 833 182

  • Steve Bignall

    Steve Bignall

    Committee Member & 2nd Team Scorer

    Steve joined the committee in 2021. He is the full-time scorer for the club 2nd XI, Sunday Tigers and other club sides. As the scorebook/scoreboard expert and resident archivist, he is currently employed researching club history towards a comprehensive chronicle of the Winchmore Hill Cricket Club from 1880 to the present day.

  • Kathryn Forrester

    Kathryn Forrester

    Membership Secretary

    Kathryn has been involved with the club for a numbers of years as her two boys have risen up through the colts and are now both playing senior cricket. She initially took on the role of Colts Membership Secretary and now performs the same role for the Senior Section.

    Email: whcricketcomms@gmail.com


  • Henry Saunders

    Henry Saunders

    Clothing & Kit

    Henry is a fourth-generation member of the club and has played cricket for Winchmore Hill CC for every side from under 7s to 1st XI. He is now trusted with organising the club kit & equipment and the annual six-a-side cricket tournament.

    Email: henry_saunders@hotmail.com

    Tel: 07876 315 322

  • Dom Philp

    Dom Philp

    Events & Social

    Email: dphilp87@gmail.com

    Tel: 07958 997 727

  • Neal Avent

    Neal Avent

    Committee Member

    Neal has been involved with the cricket section at Winchmore Hill all his life, starting as a colt in the 1970’s and eventually captaining the first team for 4 years in the 1990’s. Neal was also Chairman between 2015 and 2022. He has held various posts on the cricket committee over the last 30 years as well as being heavily involved with the colts section during this time.

    Email: nealavent@icloud.com

    Tel: 07818 408167