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Saturday 1st and 2nd XI claim mid-season victories

The Kensham Park pavilion clock registered 6.54pm and that was sufficient for the close of play for BOTH 1st and 2nd XI teams in their respective divisions, both claiming exceptional wins – what a good day for all at BCC! There was as much interest in the extraordinary goings on at Brixham as there were on… Continue Reading

Newall nails Barton, rain ruins victory charge

Bradninch managed to beat the weather – almost, as they continued their merry way towards the top flight of County Cricket. Gary Newall was the chief architect of yet another batting performance that realised maximum batting points for Joel Murphy’s men in their home game with Barton. Newall opened the innings with Dan Hardy and the… Continue Reading

Sunday best for Ezquerro and Butterworth

The club’s North Devon League 1st XI kept up their title charge with a six-run win at Filleigh on Sunday thanks to the all round efforts of Adrian Ezquerro and Ryan Butterworth and a three-wicket spell from home-grown teenager, Eliot Acton. Batting first Bradninch stroked their way to a commanding 234-7 led by Ezquerro (69no)… Continue Reading

Piper calls the tune

It’s sunny weather all the way as Piper calls the tune, Acton chips in and Ezquerro blows the Alphas away! The weather really is being kind to the Club’s 1st XI this term and it seems that everything is running in favour of the side this summer. With a home game to the basement dwellers… Continue Reading

Bradninch proved that they have what it takes

Bradninch proved that they have what it takes to ‘stick around’ in this season’s A Division promotion race. Their fine win the week before at another of the section’s title ‘promotion candidates’ Bovey Tracey catapulted Joel Murphy’s side into second place and they consolidated it with a fine Kensham Park success over winless Tavistock. The… Continue Reading

Five wicket win ends Bovey’s unbeaten run

Bovey Tracey’s unbeaten start to the season in league and cup came crashing around their ears as slumped to a five-wicket defeat against Bradninch. Bovey had a share of top spot on Saturday morning with Cornwood, but are now down to third as Bradninch went past them on the strength of this win. Opening batsman… Continue Reading

Narrow defeat for the Saturday 1st XI

Bradninch were in second place on Saturday morning before the Corns beat them by two wickets to move in front. On a day when no other games were played in the A Division, Cornwood moved level with leaders Bovey Tracey at the top of the table. Bradninch were restricted to total of 147 for eight… Continue Reading

Even narrower defeat for the Sunday 1st XI

There are new leaders of the First Division after early leaders Bradninch slipped to their first defeat of the season in a thrilling game that saw hosts Lynton & Lynmouth claim a single wicket win off the penultimate ball of the contest. Bradninch batted first and were indebted to an unbeaten 63 from Lukas Fencl… Continue Reading

Unbeaten 106 from Ryan sets up winning draw

Bradninch totted up a massive 286 for four at Kelsey with Zimbabwean Ryan Butterworth helping himself to an unbeaten 106. Braunton did a good containing job on Bradninch until the last nine overs when Butterworth and Ross Acton (59no) really cut loose. Their stand of 102 changed the course of the game – and didn’t do… Continue Reading

Bradninch help themselves to a 129 run win

Bradninch batted Sidmouth 3rd XI out of the game to set themselves up for a 129 run win. Gary Newall led the way with 70 and shared in a stand of 136 with Andy Nichols (50), to point Bradninch towards a total of 275 for three. The early momentum was maintained by Derrick Foan (44)… Continue Reading