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2ND XI MATCH REPORT: Melksham move to the top with 10-wicket win over Calne 4s.

The 2nd XI moved to the top of the Division 8 table at weekend with a commanding 10-wicket victory away to Calne 4s. A dominant bowling display from Melksham restricted Calne to a score of just 111 from 39.5 overs, with Tom Watling once again the stand-out performer with the ball; registering figures of 4-22… Continue reading 2ND XI MATCH REPORT: Melksham move to the top with 10-wicket win over Calne 4s.

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2ND XI MATCH REPORT: 2s continue winning run with victory over depleted Biddestone 4s.

The 2nd XI chalked up yet another win at the weekend, cruising to a dominant 177-run win at home against a depleted Biddestone 4s.  A 160-run opening stand between Dan Carpenter and Ian Doyle set the tone for the afternoon, with Melksham in the end finishing on 284-7 against a Biddestone side who persevered well… Continue reading 2ND XI MATCH REPORT: 2s continue winning run with victory over depleted Biddestone 4s.

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2ND XI MATCH REPORT: 2s chase down 248 to win by 8-wickets.

The 2nd XI made it a fourth win on the bounce this weekend, with Dan Carpenter scoring an unbeaten 85 to help claim victory by 8 wickets during their trip to bottom-of-the-table Chippenham 6s. The 1st innings did not go to plan at all for the visitors, with some wayward bowling allowing Chippenham to post… Continue reading 2ND XI MATCH REPORT: 2s chase down 248 to win by 8-wickets.

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2ND XI MATCH REPORT: Remarkable last grasp wickets help Melksham snatch victory from jaws of defeat

The 2nd XI pulled off an incredible last-minute comeback in their home clash with Trowbridge 3s, taking 3 wickets in 4 balls to claim victory by the slender margin of just 2 runs. Having battled their way to a score of 178-8 earlier in the day, the hosts had the better of the opening stages… Continue reading 2ND XI MATCH REPORT: Remarkable last grasp wickets help Melksham snatch victory from jaws of defeat

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2ND XI MATCH REPORT: Brown stars on return as Melksham edge out Box 2s.

Melksham 2s made it back-to-back wins during their trip to Box 2s, with Ben Brown starring with both bat and ball during his first game in 7 years to lead his team by a margin of just 6 runs in what proved to be a high scoring thriller. Brown topped scored during an impressive display… Continue reading 2ND XI MATCH REPORT: Brown stars on return as Melksham edge out Box 2s.