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Cricket: St Agnes v St Martin’s

Cricket: St Agnes v St Martin’s

Report by Colin Daly On a blustery Monday morning it is difficult to believe what a glorious day it was yesterday. On this Sunday 5th July a St. Martin’s team set out for an interisland 25 over match with St. Agnes. The home team won the toss and invited the visitors to bat first. Daniel […]

Great Turnout For Garrison Cup Match

Great Turnout For Garrison Cup Match

The organiser of yesterday’s Garrison Cup cricket match says they definitely “got lucky” with the weather. And Kane Goddard is happy with the turn out of people for the game because he says didn’t think they we would have that much support. What was intended to be a 25-overs fixture between a combined off-island side […]

Cricket: Tresco/Bryher v St Martin’s

Cricket: Tresco/Bryher v St Martin’s

By Colin Daly It was the sort of summer day that you dream about in the winter. Tresco/Bryher visited St. Martin’s for a 25 over match on Sunday 7th June. St. Martin’s won the toss and asked the visitors to bat first. They got off to a shaky start with their opening pair being bowled out […]

Cricket: St Martin’s v Tresco

Cricket: St Martin’s v Tresco

Report by Colin Daly The first match of the season is always more hopeful than the last, although the mournful sound of the Round Island fog signal coupled with the mist did its best to dampen spirits. A 25 over match on Tresco against a team from St Martin’s got the season underway. Tresco won […]

Cricket Club Gets Grant For New Equipment

Cricket Club Gets Grant For New Equipment

The Treasurer of Tresco Cricket Club says a £1,000 donation from the Scilly Lottery fund means they can get more islanders playing the sport. Andrew Lawson says the grant will buy new bats, pads and gloves for right and left handed players and pay some of the club’s running costs. He says they’re short of […]

Scilly’s Budding Cricket Star Finds His Feet At Top Sporting School

Scilly’s Budding Cricket Star Finds His Feet At Top Sporting School

A potential future cricket star from Scilly says he’s enjoying the challenge of being coached at one of the country’s top sporting schools. 13-year-old Ethan Badcock won a scholarship to Wellington School in Somerset and says he’s been so busy that he hasn’t even had time to think about missing the islands. Ethan says he’s […]

Cricket: St Martin’s v Mal de Mers

Cricket: St Martin’s v Mal de Mers

Report by Colin Daly Monday saw the last cricket match of the St. Martin’s season; a T20 match with the Mal de Mers. A 1 o’clock start was delayed briefly for a shower but after that the weather was kind if increasingly windy. St. Martin’s, supplemented by players from St. Agnes, batted first but wickets […]

Cricket: Tresco v St Mary’s

Cricket: Tresco v St Mary’s

Report by Mark ‘Pixie’ Hicks Thursday 14th August – A calm sunny evening welcomed visiting St Mary’s CC’s arrival at Tresco, although they were still licking their wounds from the previous weeks close defeat to the home side – tonight, a must win in a 20/20 big bash slog out! It did however prove to […]

Cricket: St Martin’s v Tresco

Cricket: St Martin’s v Tresco

Report by Colin Daly Sunday 10th August was supposed to be the triangle tournament on St. Martin’s but due to the sea state St. Agnes could not get there. So it was decided to have a match with Tresco. Tresco won the toss and batted first. A. Lawson top scored with 30 not out and there were […]