Established 1891


Bradninch 2nds ended the 2017 Tolchards Drinks Devon League campaign in some style as they recorded a 42-run victory at Shobrooke Park II. The game also saw two batsmen, Connor Carthew and Ryan Shrewsberry, both hit their highest scores of the season – in Ryan’s case his highest score in [MORE]
Ninch ladies continue to brush aside all-comers
Bradninch Ladies continued to build their reputation as the dominant force in Women's cricket in Devon, as they inflicted a heavy defeat onto Heathcoat CC, writes Bryn Jones. Heathcoat has been running Ladies’ Cricket in both hardball and softball for the last 2 seasons, so a tough test was expected. [MORE]
Bradninch ladies win well at Sidmouth
Bradninch Ladies' captain Megan Acton took her team of 9 to Sidmouth's Fortfield ground on Friday night, and left with the team's greatest victory to date, writes Bryn Jones. In the short life of the Ladies' team so far, Bradninch have sparked up a good rivalry with Sidmouth. In BCC's [MORE]
Please contact our Ladies' Cricket Captain & Organiser, Megan Acton to learn more, here [MORE]
SIMON BAILEY ‘BAILS’ – an update
We have an update on the ‘state of play’ with regard to our very, very, dear friend and club mate Simon. The update comes from Paul Nott who says: “Simon remains in a very poor condition. Sadly, it’s an on-going condition from which he will never get any better [MORE]
Midweek XI vs Hagley - 8th August 2017 Visitors Hagley CC, on tour from Worcestershire, were met with a very strong BCC side indeed, writes Bryn Jones. There were some very notable names on the team sheet, including several regular first teamers, the likes of club captain Gary Chappell and [MORE]
The Bradninch Under-8s and Under-10s were in action against Kenn on a damp early August evening. Here’s ‘Ninch youth cricket supremo Nat Hunt’s take on events. “It was certainly not my favourite weather for a game of cricket, but we managed to get a game on [MORE]
Race Night – Saturday 19th August
There’s a RACE NIGHT being held at the Kensham Club on SATURDAY, August 19 – that day the 1st XI are at home to Paignton and the 2nds are ‘across the valley’ at Clyst Hydon 2nds. As this is the final major event during the cricket season it is hoped that [MORE]
Ninch ladies set for bright future
The 2017 season – as well as being remembered for the club playing back in the top flight of the Devon County League – will also be fondly remembered for it seeing the reincarnation of ladies’ cricket at Kensham Park. There was ‘serious’ ladies' cricket back in the early 1990s, [MORE]
Match day 13 of the Tolchards Devon League was a washout with only one 1st XI and one 2nd XI match completed across the entire league! Those fixtures were the ones played at Hatherlegh (1st XI) and Braunton (2nd XI). The Ninch 1st XI did not see a ball bowled [MORE]
The penultimate Saturday of July – also match 12 and the arrival of the two-thirds mark of the Tolchards Drinks Devon League season, was a washout and both Bradninch XIs managed starts in their respective games, but both, like 80 per cent of the league fixtures on the day, failed [MORE]
The 2nd XI, not for the first time this term, travelled two players light to Newton Poppleford and, upon arrival at Newton Poppleford, for the game against Sidmouth III, regular umpire Ollie Hardy donned whites to assist the Ninch cause. Skipper Bryn Jones won the toss at and opted to [MORE]