Established 1891


BCC junior action at Alphington
Here's a report from the visit to Alphington from youth cricket supremo Nat Hunt. We took 12 softball players to Alphington CC this morning, which was lucky as the opposition only had 6! We evened things up by lending them 3 of our oldest but newest players who I knew [MORE]
Stuart  Munday – Rest in peace.
As a club we would like to add our name to the long list of cricket clubs who no doubt mourn the loss of Stuart Munday who was the chairman of the Devon League. Our chairman, Derrick Foan said: "He was indeed a great man, whose services to Devon cricket [MORE]
Sadly, our Sunday XI fixture at home to Kenn is OFF as the scheduled visitors have advised they can only muster five players for the game. We, for once, looked set to be able to field a full Sunday XI thanks to the efforts of skipper Bunks (Jnr). So, we [MORE]
Hatherleigh II set to be a powerful force in B Division East 2nd XI
A measure of the challenge that the BCC 2nd XI face this season comes with the news that Hatherleigh 2nds – relegated from the 2nd XI A Division last season – have recruited two players from the renowned South African cricket academy Newlands. The pair bowled in tandem against Sidmouth [MORE]
‘Shrew’ set for pastures new
The BCC 2nd XI has been rocked with the news that teenager Ryan Shrewsberry is set to join neighbours Cullompton. Great efforts were made to persuade the all-rounder to stay, but the lure of a promise of opening the bowling at batting at number six in the Cully 1st XI [MORE]
Colts enjoy visit to Sandford
Here's a report on the BCC colts that travelled to Sandford on May 7 for a fixture: The report comes from colts' supremo Nat Hunt. We took 13 enthusiastic players to Sandford CC on Sunday 7th May, to play a couple of friendly fixtures. Some of the players had only [MORE]
Sapiecha’s splendid knock as Sunday XI thrashed by Plymouth South
Oh well, it's just been ONE OF THOSE WEEKENDS at BCC! If the disappointment of Saturday was not enough - and there were some disappointed BCC faithful present to enjoy the sunshine at Kensham Park on Sunday - then the outcome of the first Sunday XI game was a cause [MORE]
We have had similar ‘bad opening days’!
1st XI scorer Bernadette Kent would have been forgiven for a feeling of déjà vu from the score box at Torquay on the opening day of this new league season. Indeed ‘Dette’ as she is more popularly known – posted on FB after the match at Torquay that she had [MORE]
The Bradninch Sunday XI entertain Plymouth South at Kensham Park on Sunday (May 7) and the bar will be open; so, with a good forecast, if you fancy watching some 'sunshine' cricket - and the visitors are a good cricketing side - then why not pop along and take in [MORE]
First game back in the top flight ends in disappointment
The 1st XI suffered a baptism of fire on their return to the top flight of Tolchards Devon league cricket when, without talisman skipper Gary Chappell they fell to a humbling 186-run defeat at Torquay. After winning the toss and inviting the home side to bat, stand-in skipper Ross Acton [MORE]