27 Results for month: 07/2017

Under 14s narrowly miss out on Taunton title

Gloucestershire Under 14 Boys 2017 ESCA (English Schools Cricket Association) Taunton Festival (July 17-21) Rain denied Gloucestershire Under 14s the chance to win the Taunton Festival for the second successive year. A wash out when well-placed against Derbyshire on the on the final day saw them have to settle for second, just one point behind ... More

Week 13 Bristol & District round-up

LEADERS Pakistani Express coasted to a comfortable eight-wicket victory in a crucial Martin Berrill Bristol & District League Division Five clash away to nearest rivals Backwell Flax Bourton who were skittled for 74 after winning the toss. Junaid Khan found a testing line and length as the home side slipped from 49-1 to 74 all out, while Junaid then ... More

Week 13 Gloucestershire County League round-up

STRUGGLING Great Rissington turned the Division Three title race upside down with a stunning 153-run home victory against high-flying Woodpeckers in the Greene King IPA Gloucestershire County League. Woodpeckers, who started the day in second place, were skittled for only 58 by George Garratt (5-18 from nine) and Adam Witt (3-12 from 7.5) after Glen ... More

Week 13 WEPL round-up

CHELTENHAM are back up to second in WEPL Premier Two Glos/Wilts thanks to a resounding nine-wicket home victory against Thornbury. Liam Walker (4-30 from ten), Mike Kelly (3-22 from six) and George Pritchard (2-26) combined to dismiss their visitors for only 134 before opener Jeremy Duncan (65 not) and Nick Evans (61 not) ensured few problems for ... More

Week 12 WEPL round-up

WINTERBOURNE returned to the top of the WEPL’s Bristol & North Somerset division thanks to an extremely hard earned two-wicket home success against promotion rivals Stapleton. The visitors, who reached a total of 188, took charge of proceedings as they reduced Winterbourne to 131-7. But Harry Blackwell (41 not out from 67 balls) and skipper ... More

Week 12 Bristol & District round-up

BRISTOL West Indian Phoenix continued to edge up the Bristol & District’s Senior Division table thanks to a three-wicket home victory against Shirehampton, James Pearson taking 4-22 from nine and following up with 56 to foil John Stilwell (4-25). High-flying Twyford House suffered a surprise 64-run home reverse against struggling Portishead who ... More

Week 12 Gloucestershire County League round-up

BIRDLIP & Brimpsfield edged further clear of the relegation zone with a hard-earned 25-run victory away to Cheltenham Civil Service 2nds in Division Four of the Greene King IPA Gloucestershire County Cricket League. Skipper Sathya Parakash (62) and Andy Hussey (56) shared a second wicket stand of 104 as the visitors reached 228-7, Mike Meredith ... More

Week 11 Bristol & District round-up

FRENCHAY remain well in the hunt for promotion from the Bristol & District’s Senior Division and a return to WEPL with an important 43-run victory at home to Twyford House. The result keeps Frenchay second with seven more rounds of games to go – including a home date with leaders Congresbury – and widened the gap on Twyford who remain third. ... More

Week 11 WEPL round-up

HATHERLEY & Reddings are off the bottom of WEPL Premier Two Glos/Wilts thanks to a crucial five-wicket home victory against fellow strugglers Biddestone which featured an outstanding display with ball and then bat by Andre Soma. The all-rounder captured 3-30 from ten as Biddestone were bowled out for 174. And Soma then steered his side to their third ... More

Week 11 Gloucestershire County League round-up

CRAIG Burden was the hero for Down Hatherley, smashing the last two balls of the match for six and then four to clinch a thrilling one-wicket home victory over unbeaten leaders Cirencester 2nds in Division Seven of the Bank House Gloucestershire County League. The visitors compiled a challenge of 194-9 after winning the toss, Rob Lamble (68) top scoring ... More