Club Cricket

Callis gets Yorkshire Academy back into contention

Opener Elliot Callis played a superb innings of 164 not out as the Yorkshire Academy beat Sheffield Collegiate by eight wickets to put them back in contention for Yorkshire ECB League’s championship.
13 August 2015

How Joe Root rose to be number one Test-ranked batsmen

Joe Root has become the first Englishman since fellow Gunn and Moore man Michael Vaughan to achieve this feat and he has beaten out quality opposition such as Steve Smith, AB de Villiers and Virat Kohli to get there.
12 August 2015

Bradford League still impossible to call

The race for the JCT 600 Bradford League title continues to be a close, tense affair. With four matches left before the end of the season, only 18 points separate the top four clubs.
12 August 2015

Scarborough reaches rare league double

Oakworth’s Michael Scarborough is celebrating after becoming only the third player in the history of the Craven League to reach the coveted double of 10,000 runs and 1,000 wickets.
12 August 2015

Tufnell helps Wealdstone Corinthians CC, Change Foundation launch new calendar

Former England international Phil Tufnell, Wealdstone Corinthians Cricket Club and The Change Foundation have come together to launch a fun and audacious cricket calendar for 2016 and raise money for young blind and visually impaired cricketers.
11 August 2015

Lower order keeps Sale on top

A determined performance from Sale’s lower order set up a tense three-wicket win over Tattenhall in Division One of the Vivio Cheshire County Cricket League.
11 August 2015

Around the Grounds - Sunday 9th August

Our Top Tweets contain a variety of images this Sunday including Joe Root serving drinks for one lucky club, Langton Green raising money for charity and Thaxted CC forgetting something in their bag!
11 August 2015

Cricket World Performances of the Week - 10th August

Congratulations to last week’s voted winners Hornsey CC, who had 4 teams win that weekend. Well done to runner up Jake Pollard who smashed 201* and narrowly missed out by 37 votes.
10 August 2015

Vidoosha hits milestone, Bessborough U15s reach MCA Finals Day

Bessborough’s Under 15s captain Vidoosha Jayawardena has passed 1,000 runs for the season following his innings of 79 for the Third XI on Saturday.
10 August 2015

Bessborough rue bad batting again

Bessborough’s batting once again let them down as they failed to chase down a low target, this time being rolled for 127 chasing 180 against Middlesex County Cricket League Division 3 leaders Highgate.
10 August 2015

Around the Grounds - Saturday 8th August

Our Top Tweets contain a variety of images this Saturday including one drinking club with a cricket problem, Jessica Ennis with kind words for England cricket and a young Lowerhouse debutant!
10 August 2015

Bessborough brought back down with a bump

After the euphoria of last week’s first win in eight, Bessborough’s 1st XI were brought crashing back down to earth by a humbling 125-run loss at home to Barnes.
4 August 2015

Brice, Richardson guide Woodlands to Cup glory

Scott Richardson and Chris Brice produced match-winning bowling performances as leading Bradford League side Woodlands lifted the Heavy Woollen Cup, beating Hoylandswaine by 34 runs in the final at Ossett.
4 August 2015

Around the Grounds - Sunday 2nd August

Our Top Tweets contain a variety of images this Sunday including celebrations at KC Cricket Club, a tour bus for Foxton Cricket and plenty of cup winners!
4 August 2015

Saltaire beat the weather to boost chances

Bottom club Saltaire renewed their hope of avoiding relegation by beating the weather - and visitors Pudsey Congs - on a day when rain wiped out much of the JCT 600 Bradford League programme.
4 August 2015

Thirds lead the way for rain-lashed Sale

Sale 3rd XI took centre stage this weekend as heavy rain on Saturday caused the abandonment of both the 1st and 2nd XI matches.
4 August 2015

Cricket World Performances of the Week - 3rd August

Congratulations to last week’s voted winner Alex Welby who smashed an incredible 235 and amassed a well deserved 570 votes. Also well done to runner up Imran Patel who hit 97*, followed by 157* for Batley CC.
3 August 2015

Around the Grounds - Saturday 1st August

Our Top Tweets contain a variety of images this week including plenty of cup winners, sensational performances and thanks for our gifts!
3 August 2015

Malta's top all-rounder given fond farewell

Saturday’s cricket match wasn’t just another league game as Malta cricket paid tribute to its finest all rounder Michael Caruana. ahead of his emigration to Australia in the next few days.
3 August 2015

Double success for Sale on a memorable night

Sale Cricket Club won two trophies on Wednesday evening as the Under 16s won the Salford Youth Cricket Association League and the Sale Silverbacks claimed the Vivio Cheshire County Cricket League Over 40s North East Division title.
31 July 2015