51 Results for month: 07/2016

Record numbers enter Chance to Compete schools competition

Marling School and Winterbourne International Academy were the big winners at the Gloucestershire Chance to Compete finals, claiming five out of the six trophies. Winterbourne triumphed in both the girls Under 13 and 15 tournaments while Marling secured a hat-trick of titles with victories in the Under 13 soft ball and Under 13 and Under 15 hard ball ... More

Last chance to nominate Gloucestershire’s unsung heroes for a NatWest OSCA

If you haven't done so already now is the last chance to thank Gloucestershire's unsung heroes by nominating them for a NatWest OSCA (Outstanding Service to Cricket Award). The closing date for Gloucestershire nominations is August 5. From coaches to committee members and league officers to officials, the awards seek to celebrate the people who go the ... More

Take the National Cricket Playing Survey and have your say on the future of cricket

Have your say and influence the future of recreational cricket by taking part in this year's National Cricket Playing Survey . The 2016 survey is now open and is the shortest ever - a β€˜pulse-check' taking less than 10 minutes. You can give feedback on your satisfaction with the game, the effectiveness of any changes you've experienced, and your ... More

Girls to get coaching from world’s best at Western Storm camp

Aspiring female cricketers can receive coaching from some of the best women's players on the planet at an upcoming camp at SGS College in Bristol. Stars from the recently-formed Kia Women's Super League team the Western Storm will be on hand to offer advice and tips at the event on August 2 (10.30am-3.30pm). The camp is for girls aged eight to 13 from ... More

Tom is 1,001 not out for Tewkesbury!

TOM Brown celebrated the memorable occasion of his 1,000th appearance for Tewkesbury in style by playing a full part in the 2nd team's 91-run home triumph against local rivals Apperley 2nds in Division Five of the Bank House Gloucestershire County League. The 55-year-old all-rounder scored 22 and held a catch to help keep his side in the promotion ... More

Week 12 WEPL round-up

GLOUCESTER City Winget moved off the bottom of the WEPL's Premier Two Glos/Wilts division and out of the relegation zone with an excellent seven-wicket home victory against Chippenham. The visitors, who won the toss, were bowled out for 191 with Andy Green and Jordan Rouse both capturing 3-30. And Winget then had few problems knocking off the required ... More

Week 12 Gloucestershire County League round-up

TETBURY are off the bottom of Division One in the Bank House Gloucestershire County League thanks to a tremendous three-wicket away win against high-flying Apperley who started the day in second place. Useful knocks from Rob Birch (60), skipper and opener Luke Smith (48) and Corey Pollard (44) saw Apperley total 233-9 after winning the toss, Dan Heaps, ... More

Week 12 Bristol & District round-up

TITLE rivals Pak Bristolians and Chew Magna warmed up for their big Senior Division promotion battle on Saturday with comfortable wins in the latest round of matches in the Cricketer's Warehouse Bristol & District League. Pacesetters Pak Bristolians were 55-run victors away to Keynsham 2nds, Imran Butt top scoring with an unbeaten 50. And Chew ... More

County Match Reports – week ending July 24

Gloucestershire Under 11 Boys v Wiltshire Under 11 Boys (at Dumbleton CC), July 20 Friendly Wiltshire 182 all out (35.5 overs) Gloucestershire 183-9 (39.5 overs) Gloucestershire won by 1 wicket Scorecard Gloucestershire U11s held their nerve to secure a nail-biting one wicket victory over Wiltshire off the penultimate ball of the match. ... More

Busy day of county cup and trophy action in store

THERE'S a busy day of knock-out action to savour in the Stuart Canvas Gloucestershire Cup and St Austell Brewery Gloucestershire Trophy on Sunday. In the cup, holders Frocester are away to Bishopston in a first round clash while there are two quarter-finals scheduled; Old Bristolians Westbury entertain Downend and Knowle play host to Thornbury. Alre... More