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Cricket – St Martin’s v. Bath Rams

Cricket – St Martin’s v. Bath Rams

Report by Colin Daly There is a slot in the scorebook for weather and I put “fine” in, but up to a short period before it was wet and windy. As forecast, the rain ceased in time and the sun came out, although the wind meant that we had to dispense with bails. The Rams […]

Twynham Hits Century In St Martin’s V. St Mary’s T20 Match

Twynham Hits Century In St Martin’s V. St Mary’s T20 Match

Report by Colin Daly The T20 match between St. Martin’s and St.Mary’s on Thursday evening, 14th July, was one for the record books rather than for the connoisseurs of cricket matches. St. Mary’s won the toss and decided to bat first. Mark Twynham came in at number one and after some early near misses got […]

Cricket – St Martin’s V Tresco

Cricket – St Martin’s V Tresco

Report by Colin Daly According to the fixtures list, the match against Tresco and St. Martin’s on Sunday 10th July is the last for a while. It has been a very agreeable mini series and this 25-over match rounded things off nicely. The weather on St. Martin’s was fine but not too hot.  The home […]

Cricket – Hound Cup St Mary’s v Off-Islands

Cricket – Hound Cup St Mary’s v Off-Islands

Report by Ben Jakes 25 over game played Sunday 3rd July on Tresco. St Mary’s won the toss and put the Off-Islands in to bat. This seemed to be a good decision with the Off-Islands being 44 with 3 wickets down after the first ten overs. The middle of their innings was steadied by Angus […]

Cricket – St Mary’s Shine Against St Martin’s

Cricket – St Mary’s Shine Against St Martin’s

Report by Colin Daly On a fine summers evening, the last in June, St. Mary’s arrived promptly at 5.45pm for a T20 match on St. Martin’s. The home team won the toss and put the visitors in to bat first. Early wickets fell but Mark Twynham, coming in at 6, scored an impressive 45 before […]

Cricket Tresco v. St Mary’s on Thursday 23rd June

Cricket Tresco v. St Mary’s on Thursday 23rd June

Report by Ben Jakes Tresco won the toss and put St Mary’s into bat. This looked like a good decision to start off with as St Mary’s lost three quick wickets, bringing Bradley Hawker (his last game for St Mary’s before flying back to Australia this week) and Sprog together. Some big swinging (though not […]

Cricket: St Mary’s Suffer Home Defeat To St Martin’s

Cricket: St Mary’s Suffer Home Defeat To St Martin’s

Report by Colin Daly On a fine Thursday evening (16th June) on St. Mary’s, St. Martin’s beat the home team in a T20 cricket match. St. Martin’s began by winning the toss and decided to bat first, scoring 121 for 9. Tony Goddard top scored, with a free hitting 29 before being caught by Ben […]

Cricket – St Mary’s Beat Tresco By 59 Runs

Cricket – St Mary’s Beat Tresco By 59 Runs

Report by Ben Jakes On Thursday 9th June, Tresco entertained St Mary’s for a T20 match. Tresco won the toss and put St Mary’s into bat. It was not a good start for St Mary’s as Josh Birch had to retire hurt, hit on the middle wicket with no box on, but things improved as Mark Twynham […]

Cricket – St Martins beat Tresco

Cricket – St Martins beat Tresco

Report from Colin Daly Doves cooed. The haze flickered. The world stood still. The 25 over match between St. Martin’s and Tresco on Sunday afternoon, 5th June, started in warm sunshine with Tresco winning the toss and putting the home team in to bat first. Captain Barney Maclachlan was glad to hear this decision as about half […]