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The club was established in 1852. It is the second oldest sports club in Singapore. The first being the Singapore Turf Club. The club began with only a few members mainly made up of men working in the British business and mercantile community. Not only cricket was played on the grounds of the club, but football, soccer and hockey were also played. Indoors, of course billards was the game. The club was closed for a short time during the duration of World War II when Singapore fell to the Japanese. Many world class cricket matches have been held on the Pedang of the Cricket Club. There are several bars and restaurants at the club.

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  • Written May 31, 2004
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