294 Results for author: Luke Sellers

Walking cricket up and ruinning

The game has been designed to appeal to older players and provide a less physically demanding alternative to traditional cricket. GCB Wicketz development officer Crispin Shingler said: ‘We were very pleased with the number of people who came along. “Looking at what has happened elsewhere around the country, we thought we might have six-to-10 ... More

County match reports week ending May 20

Gloucestershire U15 Boys v Worcstershire U15 Boys (at Dean Close School), May 20 Friendly Worcestershire 208-7 (50 overs) Gloucestershire 212-7 (44.3 overs) Gloucestershire won by 3 wickets Scorecard Gloucestershire warmed up for the start of their ECB Cup campaign with a three wicket friendly win over Worcestershire. In a good ... More

Latest district and county development match reports

U14s Gloucestershire Under 14 Development v Gwent Under 14 (at Cheltenham College), May 13 Friendly Gwent 140-7 (45 overs) Gloucestershire 141-4 (27.3 overs) Gloucestershire won by six wickets Scorecard Gloucestershire’s Under 14 Development squad made a winning start to 2018 with a comfortable six wicket victory over Wales. ... More

Glos Women and Girls maintain 100% start to the season

Gloucestershire U13 Girls v Hampshire Under Girls (at Marshfield CC), May 13 Friendly Gloucestershire 113 all out (29.1overs) Hampshire 85 all out (25.4 overs) Gloucestershire won by 29 runs Scorecard Gloucestershire Under 13 Girls started their season with an exciting 29 run victory against Hampshire at Marshfield CC. The ... More

County boys match reports week ending May 13

Gloucestershire U17 Boys v Warwickshire U17 Boys (at Cheltenham College), May 13 Friendly Gloucestershire 253-8 (50 overs) Warwickshire 224 all out (49 overs) Gloucestershire won by 29 runs Scorecard Gloucestershire U17s got their season off to a winning start with a hard earned victory against Warwickshire at Cheltenham College. ... More

Women’s Softball Festivals start this Sunday – sign up here

Six teams have signed up for the event - which is being run by Dumbleton CC. The festival on May 11 is the first of seven being held in Gloucestershire this summer. For details of the other festivals please click on the link below https://www.gloucestershirecricketboard.com/adult-cricket/womens/womens-softball-festivals/ Now in its second year ... More

2000 kids signed up ahead of All Stars launch

The first sessions get underway on Friday May 11 at some of the 67 Glos clubs who are running the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) scheme for 5-8-year-olds in 2018. The number of All Stars clubs in the county has risen from 43 last year and the 2000+ sign ups means Gloucestershire has the third highest number of participants in the country in ... More

Century for Skelton as Glos Women make perfect start

Gloucestershire Women v Oxfordshire Women (at Brislington CC), May 6 ECB Women’s County Championship, Division 3, Group C Gloucestershire 224 all out (48.3 overs) Oxfordshire 213 all out (47.1 overs) Gloucestershire won by 11 runs Scorecard AND Buckinghamshire Women v Gloucestershire Women (at Amersham Hill CC), May 7 ECB ... More

UWE student teachers run cricket festival for 140 pupils – case study

The first year primary teaching students ran skills sessions and games for pupils from three local schools following training from the Gloucestershire and Somerset Cricket Boards. The 74 students led the event after attending a three hour workshop. Following the training and festival 39 of the 74 students – 53% - completed a survey, reflecting ... More

GCB seeks players for first ever walking cricket programme

People aged 55 and over are invited to attend the launch session at the Brightside Ground, Bristol on May 22, 11.30am-12.30pm. Among those attending is former Gloucestershire player Ian Crawford. Mayor of Bristol, Marvin Rees has also given the new initiative – the first of its kind in the county – his seal of approval after taking part in a ... More