27 Results for month: 08/2017

Downend and Bishopston prepare for Stuart Canvas Gloucestershire Cup final on Sunday

DOWNEND will be bidding to retain the Stuart Canvas Gloucestershire Cup when they face Bishopston in this year's final at Chipping Sodbury on Sunday (noon). Matt Jackson's side lifted the trophy 12 months ago after defeating Thornbury by 67 runs, Callum Loud crashing an unbeaten 118 from 125 balls and Praful Waghela claiming 4-41. Downend, who play in ... More

Week 17 WEPL round-up

THE scene is set for a game to remember when Premier Two Glos/Wilts leaders Goatacre host nearest rivals Cheltenham on Saturday on the final day of the West of England Premier League. Goatacre remain top following a 101-run success away to Burbage & Easton Royal, and have a 12-point advantage over Cheltenham who dispatched Gloucester City Winget by ... More

Week 17 Bristol & District round-up

THE race to be promoted from the Bristol & District League to WEPL will go down to the final Saturday of the season with Frenchay and Twyford House still fighting it out to go up alongside Congresbury. The village side clinched the title with an exciting one-run win away to Downend 2s while there were also victories for Frenchay who secured a ... More

Week 17 Gloucestershire County League round-up

KINGSHOLM will go into the final weekend of the season in pole position for promotion to WEPL following a comfortable six-wicket home victory against Gloucester AIW Sports in Division One of the Greene King IPA Gloucestershire County League. The visitors, who won the toss, struggled to total 98 against Ben Cambridge (3-19) and Sam Gough (3-23, both from ... More

Under 12s secure first Taunton title

The week started with a 45 over match against St Stithians College from South Africa. Having won the toss Gloucestershire bowled well with three wickets for Jack Studley (3-18) (Winterbourne) and one each for Toby Rice (Lodway) and Taylor Ireland (Frocester). However the school-side played the spinners well and went on to post a score of 177. In ... More

15-year-old Cyrus the star as Bristol YMCA lift the Stuart Canvas Gloucestershire Trophy

FIFTEEN-year-old Cyrus Shafi turned in a tremendous man-of-the-match display to help Bristol YMCA overpower Westbury-on-Severn by five wickets to lift the Stuart Canvas Gloucestershire Trophy at Cheltenham. The all-rounder, a member of the Gloucestershire Under-15 squad, began the day with a burst of 6-14 from eight overs of left-arm spin as Westbury, ... More

Week 16 WEPL review

CHELTENHAM kept the pressure on leaders Goatacre with a comfortable 122-run derby victory away to Hatherley & Reddings to stay second in the WEPL’s Premier Two Glos/Wilts division. Opener Jeremy Duncan compiled an unbeaten 118 from 170 balls (15 fours and a six) while there was also 50 from Mike Kelly in a total of 232-5. And Kelly’s burst of ... More

Week 16 Gloucestershire County League round-up

WESTBURY-on-Severn are back in the top two after the battle for promotion to WEPL from the Gloucestershire County League took another dramatic twist. Cheltenham 2nds, who began the day in pole position in Division One, suffered a seven-wicket home reverse against Westbury who moved up a place to second. And Kingsholm, second at the start of play, are ... More

Week 16 Bristol & District round-up

COALPIT Heath sealed the Bristol & District League’s Division One title with a home 48-run derby victory over local rivals Frampton Cotterell. Dayfydd Nicholas collated his sixth half century of the summer, reaching 53, as his side totalled 170, Brendan Foreman taking 5-27 from nine overs. Frampton were in the game at 88-3 but were eventually ... More

Westbury-on-Severn and Bristol YMCA to meet in Gloucestershire Trophy final

WESTBURY-on-Severn and Bristol YMCA will fight it out on Sunday for the Stuart Canvas Gloucestershire Trophy at Cheltenham CC (noon). Victory over Woodmancote saw Westbury, who are pressing hard for promotion to WEPL from the Gloucestershire County League, into the final. YMCA,  who are currently midtable in Division One of the Bristol & District ... More