UK’s best platform for British Nepalese Cricketers
British Gorkhali Cricket League
UK's first British Nepalese Sunday 40 overs cricket league which is also affiliated with Hampshire Cricket Board, National Asian Cricket Council, Club Cricket Conference, Brigade of Gurkhas and many others.
Sponsored by - Watermelon Mortgages
Officially affiliated and extremely competitive cricket league based in Hampshire. Our players comes from wide range of British Nepalese community including various regiments of Brigade of Gurkhas. We help players develop and provide them an effective platform to enjoy. BGCL works in collaboration with various Cricket Boards, MCC Foundation, Charities, National Asian Cricket Council, CCC, ECB, etc.
Player of the (season 2022) - prakash BISTA
BEST BOWLER (SEASON 2022)- NAREN GURUNG
Every season, we host and play institutions advised sides which helps us to work in partnership with other cricket developing charities back in Nepal. Details of exhibition matches are provided to team captains about 5-6 weeks prior to fixture with selected Playing XI. Midweek Exhibition games details are made aware to all players about 2-3 months in advance.
Please get in touch if you are interested in sponsoring the British Gorkhali Cricket League (BGCL) or would like to help charities through BGCL initiative. We actively seek charities to work alongside for cricket development in Nepal or to help them in some capacity for training,etc.
Our Patron and Honorary Advisors
-Assistant Coach / Fast Bowling Lead at Derbyshire CCC
– Ex Sussex, Nottinghamshire, Yorkshire and England cricketer
Ex-Brigade of Gurkhas Officer, keen cricketer and Director at Colliers International UK. Very experienced in managing people and organisations.
League Chief Advisor
MCC Facilitator and experienced business consultant in partnership and collaboration project works with National and International firms. Strategically gifted who also helped in facilitate National Nepal Cricket Team and players in the UK on various occasions.
Meet Our Key Individuals and Institutions who helped us set the BGCL
Mr Simon Jones
Cricket Development Manager, Clubs and Leagues at Hampshire Cricket Board.
Mr Gulfraz Riaz
Cricket Development Manager at Club Cricket Conference (CCC) & Chairman – National Asian Cricket Council (NACC) – Acting as a key advisory body to the ECB.
Mr Adam Davidson
Cricket Manager at Berkshire Cricket Foundation and Website Administrator of South East Sunday Cricket League (SESCL), Berkshire. Main source of advice for BGCL team also with regard to play cricket provisions.