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Birley top scores as his Dad hits the deck!

The 2nd XI ended battered and bruised from their visit to Chudleigh for their latest B Division East 2nd XI match. Skipper Bryn Jones – who led the 10-man team into the game, ended it as the bravely batting not out batsmen after he was forced to sit out much of the game nursing a… Continue Reading

Under-10s win well at Clyst St George

Bradninch Under-10s travelled to Clyst St George for a softball pairs game and what a game it turned out to be, writes Nat Hunt. Bradninch won the toss and chose to field first. The home side started with the usual tally of 200, but then faced some fantastic Ninch bowling and support fielding that meant… Continue Reading

Under-11s net double delight

The BCC Under-11s have merged with Exeter CC – the city club has a lot of players in the age group and the situation suits both parties – and the new-look team enjoyed back-to-back successes in meeting with Honiton and Whimple, the latter game going down to the final delivery of an enthralling contest, writes… Continue Reading

Hardy knock before Chaps maidens results in Sidmouth KO

Hardy knock before Chaps maidens results in Sidmouth KO

The first XI chalked up a fourth straight success in all competitions when they defeated Sidmouth by a margin of 10 runs in a Servicemaster Devon T20 meeting. Originally, the plan had been for a day of three T20 matches with A Division Ivybridge making up the trio of teams with Sidmouth and hosts Bradninch.… Continue Reading

Cracking encounter for Midweek XI with Ashford

Cracking encounter for Midweek XI with Ashford

There was a cracking encounter for the Midweek XI when Middlesex-based tourists Ashford made their annual visit. Skippered by Sunday XI captain Thom Bunker, Ninch batted first and closed on 241-9 after their 40 overs. Rory Thomas top scored with 62, Thom Bunker 61 and Ross Acton – batting at three, scored 41. Bryn Jones… Continue Reading

2nds suffer 10 wicket home defeat to Sidmouth III

2nds suffer 10 wicket home defeat to Sidmouth III

The 2nd XI slipped to one of their heaviest defeats in many season when beaten by visiting Sidmouth III by a margin of 10 wickets. Having been put in on a day when the rain clouds were hovering over Kensham Park, Paul Nott at Chris Acton opened the innings, but were parted early on when… Continue Reading

BCC junior action at Alphington

BCC junior action at Alphington

Here’s a report from the visit to Alphington from youth cricket supremo Nat Hunt. We took 12 softball players to Alphington CC this morning, which was lucky as the opposition only had 6! We evened things up by lending them 3 of our oldest but newest players who I knew would manage playing on another… Continue Reading

Colts enjoy visit to Sandford

Colts enjoy visit to Sandford

Here’s a report on the BCC colts that travelled to Sandford on May 7 for a fixture: The report comes from colts’ supremo Nat Hunt. We took 13 enthusiastic players to Sandford CC on Sunday 7th May, to play a couple of friendly fixtures. Some of the players had only started training a week or… Continue Reading