Melksham 1st XI pulled off a massive win at the weekend with a commanding 6-wicket triumph at Box against Corsham 3rd XI. Chay Forester continued his relentless away form with yet another big score on the road. With the team languishing in the relegation zone and in urgent need of a win, Melksham began the… Continue reading Forester stars on the road again as Melksham beat Corsham 3s by 6 wickets.
Melksham 1st XI endured yet another frustrating afternoon during the visit of Marshfield 2s, losing a low scoring thriller by 4 wickets. After a delayed start due to rain, which meant that the match was reduced to just 40 overs per side, Melksham were put into bat after losing the toss. Runs came at a… Continue reading Both sides suffer damaging defeats in difficult weekend for the club.
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.
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