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1st XI vs Plymouth – 11th May 2013

Nott delivers, but it’s another heavy-run, early season defeat It was another difficult day in the office for the Bradninch 1st XI as, for the second week running, they suffered a heavy defeat after the opposition had posted a healthy total. Most worrying of all will be the lack of wickets – just three of… Continue Reading

2nd XI vs Hatherleigh – 11th May 2013

Biggles bags unwanted hat-trick – three dropped catches! Bradninch 2nd XI very nearly succeeded with an unlikely run-chase at Hatherleigh where, despite driving through heavy rain, there was a full game of thrilling cricket contested. Skipper Rob Acton won the toss and put the hosts in and, with the second delivery of the match Andy… Continue Reading

1st XI vs Exmouth – 4th May 2013

1st XI vs Exmouth – 4th May 2013

Opening day heavy defeat at Exmouth Bradninch suffered an opening day heavy defeat as they were beaten by a whopping 194 runs at the Maer, Exmouth. tting first the home team plundered a massive 325-5 before declaring with five of their 50 overs remaining. They had runs down the order with Seb Benton top scoring… Continue Reading

2nd XI vs Exmouth – 4th May 2013

2nd XI vs Exmouth – 4th May 2013

Bradninch 2nds beaten, but not out played Bradninch 2nds were beaten at home by most team’s favourites to land the 2nd XI A Division title this term, but they were by no means out played and, for a while after tea, a successful run chase looked possible Playing a man short with just ten on… Continue Reading

Under 14s vs Thorverton – 1st May 2013

If the opening game of a season defines the campaign ahead then the Bradninch Under-14 side are in for a great time! Under new coach/manager Steve Rowe they travelled to Thorverton for the opening game of this season’s Bradley’s East Devon Cricket League. They could only muster nine players – they had eight until one… Continue Reading

1st XI vs Exmouth – 20th April 2013

1st XI match report – first of the season! The 1st XI suffered defeat in their first warm-up game when beaten by 87 runs at a sun-kissed Maer ground at Exmouth. The game was a first outing for a number of this season’s new faces at Kensham Park. Uffculme based Jackson Thompson, Indian born and… Continue Reading

1st XI vs Sandford – 1st September 2012

Final day triumph secures top-flight status What has been a disappointing season of serious under-achievement ended on a considerable high as the 1st XI secured a thumping final day victory to ensure that Kensham Park once again stages top-flight Francis Clark Devon league cricket in 2013. Final day hosts Sandford won the toss and opted… Continue Reading

2nd XI vs Sandford – 1st September 2012

Great Gary – Newall nails another big-un! Gary Newall served up another super show with the bat, to guide the 2nd XI to an emphatic six wicket home success over the 2nd XI A Division champions Sandford II. It was another fine all-round shift with the ball that put Rob Acton’s side in the box… Continue Reading

1st XI vs Sidmouth – 18th August 2012

Piper plays the tune, but is a losing one The 1st XI slipped ever nearer the dreaded drop spots when they slumped to a sixth successive top-flight defeat, beaten by eight wickets at title-chasing Sidmouth. However, even in another disappointing defeat there was one huge plus to come out of events on the East Devon… Continue Reading

2nd XI vs Hatherleigh – 18th August 2012

2nd XI vs Hatherleigh – 18th August 2012

Bailey rolls back the years Simon Bailey rolled back the years to claim three wickets and take a catch as the Bradninch 2nd XI secured their status in the second tier of Francis Clark Devon League cricket for another season It was fitting that Bailey should feature so dominantly. A longstanding BCC stalwart, he is… Continue Reading