Getting closer to our shores

By , February 25, 2015 2:11 pm

Throughout the winter months Cricket Deal Direct has been working hard with SM on a brand new range of women’s gear. The finished products have now left the factory and will soon be at the docks in Mumbai. All very exciting for the Women’s game. We will keep you all posted on progress. Attached is… Read More »

Tim McIntosh appointed as one of our SM Ambassadors in the UK

By , February 24, 2015 10:27 am

Tim has joined Cricket Deal Direct as one of our SM Ambassadors here in the UK. Tim McIntosh is a New Zealand cricketer who started his professional career aged 19, and still holds a successful career in the sport 15 years on. Tim played for the Auckland Aces state side for more than 10 years,… Read More »

The Fred Trueman State School Cricket League

By , February 22, 2015 1:52 pm

The Fred Trueman State Schools Cricket League was instigated by the late Fred Trueman and Geoff Hastings to help State Schools play competitive cricket in 2006. In 2015 there are some 170 schools In Cambridgeshire, Peterborough, West Norfolk, Northants, Leicestershire  and South Lincolnshire taking part in competitive leagues at both U13 and U15 levels. Supported… Read More »

Martin Lawrence Memorial Trust

By , February 19, 2015 5:37 pm

Last night at the Oxo Tower building on South Bank it was a very special occasion as Trish Lawrence, family members and friends launched a fund raising program for 3 projects close to Martin’s heart. The Martin Lawrence Memorial Trust has been set up to support projects in Africa and the UK  to enable his… Read More »

Look who came to see us last Friday in Market Deeping!

By , February 15, 2015 10:04 am

Great to see Andrew Hall at our SM warehouse last Friday.

Pure First Class Cricket Academy Reading

By , February 14, 2015 1:18 pm

Recently Cricket Deal Direct signed an agreement with the Pure First Class Cricket Academy to promote the fast growing SM brand of cricket gear. “Bobby” Malik who owns and runs the Academy is very keen that his pupils have the best gear and so it is no surprise to see his young “stars” getting to… Read More »

New SM Kit bags for 2015

By , February 12, 2015 8:12 am

Cricket Deal Direct has just taken delivery of new stock for its top of the range premium English Willow bat the King of Kings. This incredible white willow bat has 12-15 very straight grains and made of the very best premium Grade 1 English Willow. Average weight for this short handle bat is 2 lbs… Read More »

Cricket Deal Direct announce new exclusive 3 year deal with SM Cricket Ltd

By , February 3, 2015 11:41 am

Cricket Deal Direct is excited to announce that they have just signed a new 3 year exclusive partnership arrangement with SM Cricket Ltd. The deal will give Cricket Deal Direct exclusivity over the SM brand in both the UK and Europe until 2018. This is wonderful news as the relationship has grown and developed significantly… Read More »

Ian Harris joins Cricket Deal Direct as the new Territory Manager for the Thames Valley region

By , January 28, 2015 10:37 am

Ian Harris has just joined Cricket Deal Direct as the new territory Manager for the Thames Valley Region. Ian’s initial focus will be to introduce Cricket Deal Direct and the SM range of cricket gear to his many cricket club contacts in the region. Ian will be contacting the clubs over the coming months to… Read More »

Sophia Dunkley signs up for another 2 year deal with SM and Cricket Deal Direct

By , January 25, 2015 2:03 pm

Sophia Dunkley who has been using the fast growing SM kit for the last 2 years has now extended the relationship for another 2 years. Sophia has enjoyed using the SM Patriot English Willow Grade 1 bat and plans to continue with the same. The bat has brought Sophia an abundance of runs so far,… Read More »