Welcome to the Play-Cricket website for "The Carter Lee Financial Services" South Wales Junior Cricket League which is possibly the largest of its kind in the United Kingdom.
League are pleased to announce that Carter Lee Financial Services of Skewen have agreed a
sponsorship deal to become our main sponsors for the 2018 & 2019 seasons. Their
Office is at 174 New Road, Skewen SA10 6HD and their website can be found here
L to R: Robert Jones, (Carter Lee Financial Services), John Davies (Secretary / Treasurer SWJCL), Lee Saunders (Carter Lee Financial Services), Ian Murphy (Chairman SWJCL)
The League caters for the cricketing needs of boys & girls from the age of 10 to 17with League Cricket being played at Under 10, 11, 13, 15 & 17
The League was founded in 1973 and has seen many players starting their careers and going on to play Minor Counties Cricket for Wales as well as going on to play County Cricket for Glamorgan and other County Cricket Clubs.
Greg Thomas, Steve Watkin, Robert Croft, Simon Jones and Hannah Lloyd went on to play Test & One Day cricket for England with many more playing for England 'A' and England Lions. Simon's father Jeff, who also played for Glamorgan & England was one of the people present in the first meeting where the league was formed.
In August 2016 three players who started their careers in the league played together in the Glamorgan County Championship match against Northants at St. Helens, Swansea. They were Lukas Carey, Aneurin Donald & Owen Morgan.