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Chance to Shine Golf Day

Fantastic day at the chance to shine golf day at the Berkshire. Lots of money raised and well supported by fellow cricketers Mark Nicholas, Gladstone Small, Mark Ramprakash, Paul Downton, Paul Taylor and Ian Ward.Chance to Shine Golf Day

Read more | Published: Mar 28, 2017

Phillip Speaks at the Sussex Cricket Society Lunch.

Phillip visited the the Hove County ground to speak at a Sussex Cricket Society lunch.

Sussex Cricket Society Lunch

Read more | Published: Mar 16, 2017

Phillip DeFreitas Academy Donates Cricket Equipment to the PRANAV Charity in Sri Lanka

On the recent Next Generation Cricket tour to Sri Lanka, four schools in the Grapaha district and part of the PRANAV charity, benefitted from equipment donated by Phillip DeFreitas and the boys of his touring party. Items included cricket bats, cricket pads, gloves, balls, shoes, helmets and many items of clothing.

Read more | Published: Feb 27, 2017

Next Generation Cricket Academy Sri Lanka Tour 2017

Phillip DeFreitas and 8 boys from his academy travelled to Sri Lanka at February half term for some cricket in the sunshine. This was a great opportunity for the boys to gain valuable playing and training experience and with temperatures around 35° this was a real challenge. With two matches planned over the 6 days, there was little chance to acclimatise to the blistering conditions. Overall,…

Read more | Published: Feb 23, 2017

Phillip DeFreitas Receives Cap

On Tuesday 22nd February over 200 England cricketers gathered at Lord’s for a very special event – a unique assembly of all past and present England players.

The guest list spanned many generations of men and women’s players, from those representing England in the 1950s, to those travelling to the West Indies today to play in the upcoming One-Day International (ODI) series – and more than…

Read more | Published: Feb 23, 2017

Next Generation Cricket Academy Tour to Sri Lanka

The boys are very excited and very much looking forward to the tour after working so hard this winter. It's a great opportunity to visit Sri Lanka and it will give them a great chance to compete against unknown oppositions whilst testing their skills. It will be very challenging playing in Sri Lanka with temperatures up around 30 degrees, an experience not to be missed. I have to thank Read more | Published: Feb 07, 2017

Phillip DeFreitas announced head coach of Swindon Cricket Club

Former England cricketer Phil DeFreitas has been announced as the head coach of Swindon Cricket Club for the next 3 years. As head coach, Phil will work with the existing team of English Cricket Board qualified coaches to help players of all ages and abilities. The 50-year-old, nicknamed Daffy, played 44 test matches and 103 one day internationals during his professional career. DeFreitas has the…

Read more | Published: Feb 07, 2017

Phillip DeFreitas and Chris Woakes at Aston Manor Cricket Club

On Saturday 14th May Phillip DeFreitas and Chris Woakes officially opened the new scoreboard at Aston Manor cricket club

Read more | Published: May 17, 2016

Next Generation Cricket Academy pre-season match against Sale CC

On Sunday, 24th April, Phillip DeFreitas' Next Generation Cricket Academy travel to Sale cricket club for a pre season warm up match.

Read more | Published: Mar 23, 2016

Phillip plays in Golden Tour Golf competition in Antequera

Over the weekend of 11th-14th March Phillip took park in the Golden Tours Golf event in Antequera, Costa del sol, Andulucia. Over the three days Phillip played 3 rounds of 18 holes in a team of four.

Read more | Published: Mar 22, 2016