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2nd XI suffer heavy home defeat to a strong Sidmouth III side

2nd XI suffer heavy home defeat to a strong Sidmouth III side

The 2nd XI suffered a second successive B Division East defeat when beaten by eight wickets at home by a strong Sidmouth III side. Home skipper Rob Acton won the toss and opted to bat – sending in Ryan Shrewsberry with Thom Bunker and ‘Shrew’ was out in the second over without troubling the scorer.… Continue Reading

Under-19s edged out in final over of T-20

Under-19s edged out in final over of T-20

A stunning 14-ball half century from Rory Thomas was the highlight of the first ever Bradninch CC Under-19 outing – a contest against touring side, Bristol based Kingswood CC, that was dominated by not one Rory Thomas, but two! Under-19 skipper Will Birley won the toss and opted to bat and saw openers Rory Thomas… Continue Reading

Last over woe for 2nds at Braunton

Last over woe for 2nds at Braunton

The 2nd XI were involved in a thrilling game at Braunton that saw them in a situation where they had ‘lost the game’ then battled into a ‘winning position’ only to slip back to a disappointing last over single wicket defeat! It was certainly a game of swings and roundabouts! With regular skipper Chris Acton back… Continue Reading

Hatherleigh hit by Cam attack

Hatherleigh hit by Cam attack

Cameron Suidgeest claimed his first ‘sixfer’ for the club as another Tolchards A Division fixture was won by Bradninch with consummate ease – Hatherleigh being beaten by nine wickets with the game all over before the Bradninch church bells had struck the hour of 5pm! Hatherleigh batted first and Suidgeest and Ross Acton took the… Continue Reading

Vinny shines, Bunks (jnr) slams second successive 50, but it’s a whopping defeat for the Sunday league side at Bovey

Vinny shines, Bunks (jnr) slams second successive 50, but it’s a whopping defeat for the Sunday league side at Bovey

The South Devon League XI were thrashed – even humiliated – in their match at the splendid setting that is Bovey Tracey CC. For the fourth game in a row the side fielded 10 players and so started a man short – this to play a side that comprised of four payers that had played… Continue Reading

Bunker slots second successive half century in 2nds win at Chudleigh

Bunker slots second successive half century in 2nds win at Chudleigh

For the third successive Saturday Bradninch 2nd XI powered past 200 runs in a Tolchards Devon League B Division (East) encounter. In what proved to be a terrific all-round effort in which all 11 players on duty made a contribution the side were able to win even after losing talismatic skipper Chris Acton to the fifth… Continue Reading

Acton action as Chudleigh are crushed in double-quick time

Acton action as Chudleigh are crushed in double-quick time

Bradninch 1st XI sit seven points clear at the top of the Tolchards Devon League A Division table after one-third of the 2016 season has been completed. Their latest triumph was more of a speedy success rather than the methodical clinical execution they had completed at Creedy Park Sandford, seven days before. Following over night rain… Continue Reading

Putt and Leathes boost the Under-13s

Putt and Leathes boost the Under-13s

The club’s Under-13s were in action at Sidmouth on Monday night and team coach/manager Chris Piper reports: Bradninch U13s turned up at the Fortfield in Sidmouth, with a strong, motivated team. All that was missing was the balmy, sunny evening that the Met Office had promised! Captain, James Harris, won the toss and decided to… Continue Reading

Terrific Thomas knock sees Sunday XI to home win

Terrific Thomas knock sees Sunday XI to home win

Terrific Thomas knock sees Sunday XI to home win over Chudleigh The Bradninch CC South Devon League side served up a special Sunday performance to put the icing on the weekend after the previous days’ double centurion – the 1st and 2nd XIs both banking 20 point wins and now the Sunday XI have seen off a… Continue Reading

Bunks, Perrott and Acton beat Bideford

Bunks, Perrott and Acton beat Bideford

Bunks hits 84 then four wickets for Perrott and three for skipper Acton as Bideford are beaten The Bradninch 2nd XI, for the second successive week, batted first and won handsomely, this time seeing off a Bideford II side that arrived at Kensham Park as B Division East table toppers, by a margin of 17 runs.… Continue Reading