Home » Archives by category » Sport » Cricket (Page 3)

Cricket: St Martin’s v St Mary’s

Cricket: St Martin’s v St Mary’s

Report by Colin Daly After removing some chairs and tables left on the pitch after the fete the day before, a T20 match between St. Martin’s and St. Mary’s got underway on St. Martin’s about six on Thursday 7th Aug. The weather was fair but there were some interesting high clouds about.  St. Martin’s batted […]

Bayshill Cricket Club End 28th Tour Of Scilly

Bayshill Cricket Club End 28th Tour Of Scilly

A group of visiting mainland cricketers have ended their 28th tour of Scilly. And even though they ‘came second’ in all four of their matches, Bayshill Cricket Club say they will be back for more in 2015. The Sunday friendly league club play in Gloucestershire but some of their players have gone on to county […]

Cricket: St Martin’s v Bays Hill

Cricket: St Martin’s v Bays Hill

Report by Colin Daly Sunday 27th July saw a rare win for St. Martin’s when they played the Bays Hill touring team. It was a mainly cloudy day but very warm. St. Martin’s won the toss and captain Barney decided to bat first in this 25-over match. Tony and Dan Goddard made a steady start […]

Four-In-A-Row Win For St Mary’s In Cricket Hound Cup

Four-In-A-Row Win For St Mary’s In Cricket Hound Cup

It was a fourth win in four years for St Mary’s in the annual Hound Cup cricket match, held on Tresco on Sunday. The 25 over match is an annual tradition between a mixed off-island XI and St Mary’s. It was started by the late John Goddard in 2005, in memory of the four cricketers […]

Cricket: St Martin’s v. St Agnes Mixed Teams

Cricket: St Martin’s v. St Agnes Mixed Teams

Report by Colin Daly It was originally intended that the match on St. Martin’s this Sunday (6th) should be between the home team and St. Agnes’. Both teams were short of numbers and had invited some Tresco players to make up their eleven. So it was thought that with the “Hound” cup match between St. […]

Cricket: St. Martin’s v St. Mary’s

Cricket: St. Martin’s v St. Mary’s

Report by Colin Daly A touch of light drizzle just before the match on St. Martin’s made us wonder if the old tale of cricket causing rain was true. But not so – the clouds that had been building up melted away. It was Thursday evening and St. Mary’s were visiting for a T20 match. […]

Cricket June 19th 2014: St Martin’s v St Mary’s

Cricket June 19th 2014: St Martin’s v St Mary’s

Report by Colin Daly On a fine June evening St. Mary’s came to St. Martin’s for a T20 match. The home team won the toss and put St. Mary’s in to bat first. Early wickets were taken but then J. Francis joined M. Hicks at the crease and they scored 26 and 51 not out […]

Cricket: Tresco & Bryher v St Martin’s

Cricket: Tresco & Bryher v St Martin’s

Report by Colin Daly Sunday dawned as a day that did not look as though it would live up to the fine weather forecast, but it continued to improve all day and an enjoyable 25 over match took place when Tresco/Bryher visited St. Martin’s. Tresco won the toss and chose to bat first. They soon […]

First Joint Tour For Islands’ Cricket, Football and Golf Clubs

First Joint Tour For Islands’ Cricket, Football and Golf Clubs

The islands’ cricket, football and golf clubs are organising a joint tour for the first time this September. They’ll be visiting Guernsey. Mark Twynham said the idea was put forward by Mark Hicks at the recent cricket club AGM. He said it seemed like a sensible suggestion, since a lot of islanders are members of […]