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Soggy Saturday to Sodden Sunday!

Soggy Saturday to Sodden Sunday!

Soggy Saturday became Sodden Sunday If the penultimate match day of the month of August was a case of a SOGGY SATURDAY then the following day will surely for ever be known as SATURATED SUNDAY. Our resident Aussie this summer – Cameron Suidgeest – must have wondered what on earth he was doing given that… Continue Reading

Another new tea is served up

Another new tea is served up

The BCC players were treated to their sixth ‘different’ tea of the term at the 2nd XI meeting with Braunton at Kensham Park. Jo Bunker (Thom’s Mum) – and Thom’s sister, served up a sumptuous feast that was thoroughly enjoyed by all. Suffice to say more than a few comments were heard of: “More of this… Continue Reading

Bradninch set for U19 Finals Day

Bradninch set for U19 Finals Day

This season, Devon introduced the Natwest U19 Club T20 competition to clubs across the country. Each participating team went to great lengths to create a lively atmosphere alongside an exciting brand of cricket. To conclude this season’s competition, the district winners will visit Bradninch CC on Sunday 28th August and compete to become the County… Continue Reading

BCC 2016 Duck-o-meter

BCC 2016 Duck-o-meter

The BCC Duck-o-meter 2016 The Duck-o-meter for 2016 lists ALL ducks bagged by players in 1st XI (league), 2nd XI (league), Midweek and Sunday XIs. Shown in brackets are the LEAGUE DUCKS. There have been 48 ducks to date 6 (3)    Ryan Shrewsberry 4          Riley Burgess 4          Vinny Clark 3 (2)    Rob Acton 3 (2)   … Continue Reading

‘Bails’ an update on our dear friend

‘Bails’ an update on our dear friend

As the current season reaches its conclusion it’s a good time to perhaps see how that wonderful club servant Simon Bailey – aka ‘Bails’ is doing. Of course we all know that the BCC legend is stricken in a Yorkshire hospital, but recently posted to a Facebook account was a wonderful picture of Bails and… Continue Reading

A season of glory – Roll of Honour

A season of glory – Roll of Honour

The two wicket win at Chudleigh brought what had been a long known fact to fruition with promotion confirmed as, at stumps on Saturday evening the updated table showed the third placed team unable to overhaul Gary Chappell’s men and so a place in the top flight of Devon County Cricket once more is Bradninch’s.… Continue Reading

40 Club winners in 2016

The 2016 winners of the Bradninch Cricket Club 40 Club are: Jan – Ross ActonFeb – Jill GlendinningMarch – Roy NottApril – John CowlanMay – Jackie HitchingsJune – Chris HatherleyJuly – Chris Hatherley Currently the BCC 40 Club is fully subscribed with 40 members and a monthly prize of £100 paid out. It costs £60… Continue Reading

Grant received for new sight screen

The cricket club has been awarded an £800 ‘Investing in Devon’ grant towards the purchase of a second sightscreen for next season. Chairman Derrick Foan reports: “The plan is to source one where the slats can be easily taken down in the event of a storm forecast and of course during the winter months. The… Continue Reading