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Vicar takes side close – but it ends in defeat to Seaton in a close encounter

Vicar takes side close – but it ends in defeat to Seaton in a close encounter

Vicar takes side close – but it ends in defeat to Seaton in a close encounter The 2nd XI suffered a sixth defeat of the B Division East season when beaten by the narrowest of margins – just two runs – in their home meeting with Seaton. The visiting skipper did not hesitate to bat… Continue Reading

Cometh the hour CAM is the man!

Cometh the hour CAM is the man!

Cometh the hour CAM is the man! Victory was snatched from the jaws of defeat and the full-speed-ahead march back to the top flight of Tolchards Devon League cricket continued after a thrilling last over win over visiting Plympton in a match hit by rain that was reduced to 31-overs-per-side. It was Australian Cameron Suidgeest… Continue Reading

Young Vinny top scores as 2nd XI narrowly beaten at Exeter III

Young Vinny top scores as 2nd XI narrowly beaten at Exeter III

Young Vinny top scores as 2nd XI narrowly beaten at Exeter III The 2nd XI travelled to meet Exeter II with arguably the most under strength XI they have gone into any game with this term and yet came within a whisker of pulling off a marvellous – if unlikely – success! Having been put in… Continue Reading

Chaps your lot Budleigh BCC are into the T20 Area Finals

Chaps your lot Budleigh BCC are into the T20 Area Finals

BCC are into the T20 Area Finals Gary Chappell showed just why he is one of the best T20 players in Devon as he oversaw a superb 35-run win at Budleigh to book the side a place in the ECB Club T20 East Devon and Exeter Area Finals Day being held at Kensham Park, Bradninch,… Continue Reading

Chaps out! Big shock – but not before he’d hit yet another half century

Chaps out! Big shock – but not before he’d hit yet another half century The 1st XI duly banked another maximum points haul to further strengthen their hold on top spot in the Tolchards Devon League A Division as they won at Ipplepen by 118-runs. Batting first Josh Cann and Gary Chappell launched proceedings and they… Continue Reading

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