The Coldhurst Cricket Club was launched today by the Mayor of Oldham Cllr Richard Knowles. In attendance was the First Secretary of the Bangladesh Assistant High Commission in Manchester.
Mofazzul Hussain Imran illustrated the background to how the club has come about and highlighted the need for creative young peoples’ sports activities to promote sports and health, keeping people off the streets to thereby to contribute to the reduction of crime in the upcoming year.
The club is working with OMBC and is trying to achieve affiliation with the Lancashire County Cricket board. To date they have played matches in Bradford and will be setting up a junior club soon and now have a club uniform.