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1ST XI MATCH REPORT: Mitchell and Collins star as Melksham dominate Winsley 2s.

The 1st XI produced a top-class performance at the weekend, with Adam Mitchell notching his first ton for the club to lead his side to a comfortable 133-run win away to Winsley 2s. The skipper stole the show for the visitors with a score of exactly 100, although Russ Collins was not too far behind… Continue reading 1ST XI MATCH REPORT: Mitchell and Collins star as Melksham dominate Winsley 2s.

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1ST XI MATCH REPORT: Singh and Forester star as Melksham claim victory at Wanborough.

Chris Singh and Chay Forester were the heroes as Melksham got their season up and running at the second time of asking, securing a 3-wicket win away to Wanborough. The visitors restricted their opponents to a modest score of 163 during the first innings, with Singh emerging as pick of the bowlers with figures of… Continue reading 1ST XI MATCH REPORT: Singh and Forester star as Melksham claim victory at Wanborough.

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1ST XI MATCH REPORT: Late collapse condemns Melksham to defeat vs Corsham 3rd XI

The 1st XI were unable to get their league campaign off to a winning start, losing at home by 18-runs to a strong Corsham 3rd XI.   The afternoon got off to a roaring start for the hosts, with an early blitz from Rich Hemmings (3-19) helping to reduce the visitors to 22-4 off 9… Continue reading 1ST XI MATCH REPORT: Late collapse condemns Melksham to defeat vs Corsham 3rd XI

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PRE-SEASON: 1st XI comfortably second best against Box.

The 1st XI found themselves well off the pace during their second pre-season friendly, suffering an 80-run home defeat to a strong Box side.    The hosts generally struggled in the field, although did claim some late wickets to help restrict Box to 226-6 off 40 overs. The subsequent run-chase began brightly, with captain Adam… Continue reading PRE-SEASON: 1st XI comfortably second best against Box.

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PRE-SEASON: Ton up for Veacock as 1st XI slip to narrow defeat against Swindon 2nd XI

Joe Veacock starred during a pre-season outing against Swindon 2nd XI, smashing a brilliant hundred in a game which saw Melksham slip to a narrow 16-run home defeat. The home-team were made to suffer in the field during the 1st innings, with Liam Merrett (1-18) and Mark Mullis (1-45) the only bowlers to pick up… Continue reading PRE-SEASON: Ton up for Veacock as 1st XI slip to narrow defeat against Swindon 2nd XI