Boys and Girls Performance Trials

The majority of the detail for the Performance trials has now been sorted and below you can see the date and venue for all the initial rounds. They will all run from 10am-4pm with two exceptions which are marked.

Next week after the closing date for the nominations each individual will receive an invite to their particular trial. If you cannot make that day then we will be running mop up trials for all the age groups on Sunday 31st August. You will need to reply to the invite so that we know how many to expect at each trial.

All the Final Trials will be taking place on either Sunday 7th Sept or Sunday 14th Sept.

If you need to put a player forward but are unaware of... Read more

GCB 'Dream Team' opponents for Cheltenham Festival Ten10 competition announced

The Gloucestershire Cricket Board "dream team's" opponents for the first ever Ten 10 Summer Smash competition have been announced.

The side made-up of 10 of the county's best club cricketers will come up against the likes of Gloucestershire legend Mark Alleyne (pictured), ex-Pakistan international Sadiq Mohammed and prolific batsman Tony Wright, in the four team tournament at the Brewin Dolphin Cheltenham Cricket Festival.

Also competing in the event is a Gloucester Rugby team that includes Cherry and Whites heroes Andy Deacon and Terry Fanolua and Gloucester MP Richard Graham.

And the line-up is completed by a Brewin Dolphin XI starring former South... Read more

Latest county boys match reports: Wins for U10s and U12s

Gloucestershire Under 10 Boys v Shropshire Under 10 Boys (at Cirencester CC) July 20

Shropshire U10 120-8 (35 overs)
Gloucestershire U10 122-4 (28.4 overs)
Gloucestershire won by six wickets

Rhys Price (25*) and Jack Studley (24*) both finished unbeaten as Gloucestershire U10s beat Shropshire by six wickets at Cirencester CC.

The pair helped their side reach their target of 121 after an excellent comeback in the field.

Having lost the toss Shropshire raced to 28-0 in six overs before Praneel Choughule (Bradley Stoke) dismissed Elliott Byram for 3.

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Latest county boys match reports: U15s beat Devon while U17s fight back to draw against Wales

Gloucestershire Under 15 Boys v Devon Under 15 Boys (at Bedminster CC), July 20

ECB Royal London Under 15 County Cup Group 4B
Devon U15 166 all out (38.4 overs)
Gloucestershire U15 170-5 (34.4 overs)
Gloucestershire won by five wickets

Fast bowler Ben Frisby blew the Devon tail away to record the spectacular figures of 6-31 as Glos U15 secured a seven wicket win over the visitors.

The Cheltenham CC paceman removed two top order batsmen in his opening spell before cleaning up the last four wickets as Devon were dismissed for 166.

In reply, an aggressive 81 from just 62 balls... Read more

Latest county girls match reports: U15s win local derby but U17s taste defeat in Devon

Gloucestershire Under 15 Girls v Somerset Under 15 Girls (at Bristol Grammar School) July 15

ECB Women's U15 County Championship U15 Performance - Group 4
Somerset U15 Girls 101 all out (34 overs)
Gloucestershire U15 Girls 102-4 (33.1overs)
Gloucestershire won by six wickets

The Gloucestershire Under 15 Girls moved top of their County Championship group after a comfortable six wicket win over local rivals Somerset.

A patient 39 not out by opener Ellie Wookey (Bristol Phoenix) saw her side reach their target of 101 with time to spare following an excellent allround bowling performance.

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