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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