The 1st XI emerged triumphant during their bottom-of-the-table clash against Heytesbury & Sutton Veny, winning by 108 runs victory thanks to an inspired century from Chay Forester. The must win clash for both sides got off a fast start, with Forester wasting no time getting runs on the board. Runs failed to flow from the… Continue reading Forester ton inspires 1st XI to victory in bottom-of-the-table clash.
On a glorious summer’s day, Melksham 2nds took on Warminster 3rds, with home side rueing what might have been. Andy Footner and Chris Long bowled tightly with the Warminster openers, Evan Collier and Jono Byass content in pushing the singles around. Byass was dropped twice, also surviving a tight stumping chance as the pair past… Continue reading 2nd XI suffer frustrating home defeat against Warminster 3s.
The 1st XI finally claimed a first win of the season at the fourth time of asking, winning away to Sherston Magna by 4 wickets thanks to a fantastic all-round team performance. With the hosts winning the toss and electing to bat first, opening bowlers of Gary Ings and Liam Merrett got the game of… Continue reading 1st XI claim first win of the season at Sherston Magna
The 1st XI’s opening game of their league campaign saw them narrowly miss out on a brilliant comeback victory, losing by just 5-runs in a high scoring thriller away to Hinton Charterhouse 2s. After the hosts won the toss elected to bat first, Hinton’s opening batman went straight on the offensive, racing to 24 runs… Continue reading 1st XI fall just short in thrilling season opener
The fixtures for the 2021 Wiltshire Country Cricket League have been published. The 1st XI will be playing in Division 4 during the upcoming season, whilst the 2nd XI will be competing in Division 7 West. The 1sts are scheduled to begin their campaign with an early trip to Hinton Charterhouse 2nds on April 24th,… Continue reading 2021 WILTSHIRE COUNTY CRICKET LEAGUE FIXTURES ANNOUNCED