Established 1891

1982 – game by game plus averages

1982 – the season game by game.

There were 49 matches played from April 24 through to September 18 in 1982. There was also a 4-game tour in late July to Gloucestershire. There are two games marked (*), and these were 18 8-ball over cup ties.

Date Opposition Result BCC Opp
April 24 A Babbacombe W 6 wkts 91-4 90ao
April 25 A Heathcoat W 3 wkts 150-7 149-2
May  1 H Cullompton L 39 runs 84ao 125-7
May 2 H Albermarle L 80 runs 59ao 139ao
May 3 H Whitchampton W 89 runs 168-8 79-7
May 8 A Thorverton D 126-9 116-6
May 9 A Axminster L 24 runs 80ao 104ao
May 15 A Whimple L 81 runs 55ao 136ao
May 16 H Feniton D 133-9 139ao
May 18 H Thorverton* L 8 wkts 105ao 110-2
May 23 H Shobrooke W 116 runs 166-6 50ao
May 27 H Exmouth* L 48 runs 88ao 136-3
May 29 H Compton Dando D 121ao 110-7
May 30 H Acton W 2 wkts 126-8 125-8
May 31 H Dawlish L 36 runs 89ao 125-6
June 2 H Hampton D 185-3 148-8
June 5 H Dowty Ashchurch W 9 wkts 75-1 72ao
June 6 A Countess Wear L 4 wkts 149ao 150-6
June 8 H Eton Grove W 3 wkts 143-7 142-8
June 19 H Filleigh D 141-8 115-9
June 25 A Ottery St Mary L 2 wkts 214-6 215-8
June 26 H Exeter school L 6 wkts 131-5 132-4
July 3 H Ealing Wanderers D 159-7 79-9
July 4 A Barnstaple Raleigh L 6 wkts 63-9 64-6
July 10 A London & Manchester W 9 wkts 68-1 64ao
July 11 H Honiton RBL L 2 wkts 151-5 152-8
July 17 A Exeter Civil Service D 180-8 184-3
July 18 H Whimple L 49 runs 65ao 124ao
July 21 H Carnons L 4 wkts 114ao 118-6
July 24 H Slimbridge L 24 runs 56ao 80ao
July 25 H Cullompton D 141-9 153ao
July 26 A Ilford Catholi 128-9 156ao
July 27 A Dowty Ashchurch D 169-6 126-9
July 28 A Stroud D 174-9 184-7
July 29 A Diss L 4 wkts 65ao 66-6
July 31 H Chichester Nomads L 4 wkts 65ao 66-6
Aug 1 H Ottery St Mary L 73 runs 147ao 220-3
Aug 8 A Alphington D 152-8 119-5
Aug 15 H Countess Wear D 145-9 111-9
Aug 21 A Filleigh D 176-6 193-8
Aug 22 H Axminster W 4 wkts 153-6 152-9
Aug 28 H Cricklade W 17 runs 156-7 139ao
Aug 29 A Cullompton D 285-7 197-8
Aug 30 H Bradninch 2nd XI D 138-7 123-8
Sep 3 H Whitmore W 9 wkts 87-1 85ao
Sep 4 H Torquay Corinthians D 127-9 121-7
Sep 5 H Tiverton W 141 runs 214-7 73ao
Sep 12 A Honiton RBL L 2 wkts 128-7 130-8
Sep 18 H Wembdon W 82 runs 211-5 129ao

 

The 1982 Bowling averages:

Major events: There were two SEVEN wicket hauls with CHARLES LOW and DAVE MITCHELL completing that feat. PAUL NOTT and ROY NOTT opened the bowling on at least one occasion. MIKE FOAN and DERRICK FOAN both bowled I the same game.

The top wicket takers (1,2,3) were DAVE MITCHELL (54), CHARLES LOW (43) and  JOHN WYKES (37).

Name Overs M Wkts Runs Average Best
Charles Low 159 33 43 502 11.6 7-27
John Wykes 150 25 37 488 13.1 5-50
Chris Acton 66.4 15 12 160 13.35 3-6
Dave Mitchell 242.5 43 54 760 14.0 7-47
Simon Steer 54 10 14 196 14.0 4-53
Bill Wells 166.3 16 24 376 15.7 3-14
Paul Nott 200.5 52 36 575 15.8 3-4
Roy Nott 142.3 26 23 392 17.0 4-42
P Brown 53 12 8 140 17.5 4-33
John Wingrove 58 11 9 195 21.6 4-25
Roger Miles 175.5 23 24 587 24.4 4-23
Simon Bailey 136.3 30 10 444 44.4 2-21
R Cathcart 43 10 0 110
Del French 43 3 10 187 18.7 4-13
Francis Baker 27 1 6 138 23.0 2-8
Gary Newall 20.3 5 7 56   8.00 4-14
R Hawkins 10 2 2 29
Craig Hawkins 9 1 3 16
Jim Foat 8 3 2 19
S Meaden 6 1 2 13
Baxter 5 0 0 23
Dave Retter 4 1 1   6
Dave Trump 3 2 1 17
Derrick Foan 2.5 1 1 15
Steve Birley 2 0 0 16
Mike Foan 1 1 0   0
Tim Dewes 1 0 0 10
John McKinnel .5 0 2   6

 

1982 Batting averages:

There were 42 people who batted this year with the 776 runs from the bat of JOHN MCKINNEL being the most runs scored. GARY NEWALL struck two centuries whilst the afore mentioned McKinnel was the only other batsman to score a century – his being the highest knock of the season – a 155.

The complete list of those who batted in 1982 is:

Name Inns NO H’est Runs Average 50s 100s
Gary Newall 14 2 122 461 38.41 2 2
John McKinnel 26 2 155 776 32.32 2 1
John Freeman 10 0 54 262 26.2 2
Rob Acton 10 3 48* 152 21.71
Derrick Foan 41 4 78 791 21.3 2
Paul Nott 27 1 98 541 20.8 3
Simon Bailey 29 2 58 549 20.33 3
Mike Foan 37 2 55 626 17.9 2
Dave Mitchell 23 2 48 301 14.3
Richard Money 7 0 73 98 14.0 1
Bill Wells 21 5 21* 161 10.6
Pete Hardy 13 5 17* 84 10.50
Del French 19 6 43 118   9.1
Roger Miles 14 6 20* 66   8.25
John Wykes 17 3 29 92   6.6
Roger Miles 14 4 20 59   5.9
Charles Low 13 3 8 44   4.4
Simon Steer 11 1 11 36   3.6
Roy Nott 6 4 4*   7
Neil Chambers 4 0 9 16
Jim Foat 2 0 7   8
R Hawkins 2 0 5   8
Steven Weeks 14 2 12 35
Nigel Dowrick 2 0 0 0
Eddie Andress 2 0 7 7
D Brown 5 1 15* 30
Kevin Dolling 1 0 0 0
Francis Baker 9 2 6 17
K Walker 1 1 2* 2
Steve Birley 1 1 7* 7
Paul Green 1 0 15 15
John Kenshole 1 0 6 0
John Wingrove 9 1 17 48
R Cathcart 3 1 13 19
Dave Retter 1 0 38 38
Terry Newall 2 1 7 8
D Cox 3 0 4 6
Dave Trump 4 0 21 38
Rod Millman 1 0 51 51 1
Miles Joyner 6 1 14 44
Tim Dewes 3 0 36 74
S Meaden 2 0 11 16