The Saturday 2nd Team’s fixture was the only one that survived the weather. The match was a tie with both teams getting 152 from the reduced 35 overs.
Hoops bowled 7 over for 19 runs taking 1 wicket and Steveo bowled 7 overs taking 3 wickets for 18 runs. Batting Muhammed score4d 45.
Captain Codpiece reports thus:
Due to the dearth of action in 2/3rds of games over the weekend I’ll include a more comprehensive round up of where we stand about a 3rd of the way through the N Somerset Cricket League season.
The Saturday 1st Team lost to Stratton-on-the-Foss by 95 runs. SOTF hit 205 for 6. RT1 bowled 1 for 25 from 8 and Garnier bowled 1 form his 8. TT took 2 for 27. In reply the Cowboys could only score 110 all out from 35.1 overs. Matt D scored 39. Scorecard. The match report is below.
The Saturday 2nd Team beat Grendel by 63 runs. ECCC hit 255 for 6 from their 40 0vers. Oli hit 80 and Matt C hit 43. In reply Grendel hit 192 for 7 from their 40 overs. Mohammed bowled 1 for 22 from his 8 and Hoops got 3 for 22. Scorecard. The match...
The midweek 20/20 side got under way in The CIL League (the first game having been rained off last week), with a resounding win against Henleaze Old Boys.
On a flat pitch at YMCA the cowboys put on 187, with RT2 caught out on 98, including 8 sixes, avoiding a double jug. Sahil hit 5 4′s and Angelo (once his hamstring went) put his shiny new bat to good use.
Henleaze gave us a scare being 134 for 2 in the 14th over, but 3 quick wickets put paid to any hopes of an unlikely overhaul. Kalpit bowled a tidy 2-16. Newcomer Sayed, and...
The Saturday 2nd Team won thier first game of the season beating Bath Exiles by 5 wickets. Exiles socred. Andy B bowled 7 overs 4 for 25 and Hoops bowled 8 overs for 26. The Cowboys knocked them off in the 35th over with Boults getting 57. Duane and Moham ammed both got 22. Scorecard.
The Saturady 1st Team lost to Old Park by 3 runs. Old Park hit 153 all out. RT1 bowled 5 overs 3 for 23 Garnier bowled 8 overs 3 for 21. The Cowboys were all out for 150 in the last over. Ev got 34 and Budge got 26. Scorecard.
Sat 1 beat Midsomer Norton by 4 wickets. MsN hit 173 for 6. Matt D bowled 8 overs, 3 for 34. The cowboys got the runs in the penultimate over with Dunc hitting an unbeaten 46. Scorecard. Match report below.
Sat 2 lost to Lansdown by 9 wickets. We hit 150 With DC1 hitting 32 and Barnaby getting 28. Lansdown hit them off in 20 overs for the loss of 1 wicket. Scorecard.
The Sunday Team beat Peasdown St. John by 5 wickets. PSJ hit 174 all out in the last over. Kalpit bowled 8 overs, 3 for 20. We knocked them off in 29 overs...
The friendly XI were soundly spanked by Bath Exiles.
Actually when the game began we were the friendly VI, due to a combination of cry offs, no shows and lateness.
Grover and Reg opened the batting. Upon setting off for the first single Reg suffered a major twang in the groin area and shortly afterwards was caught at slip for a golden.
Reg went home at this point so now we were V; 2 batsmen, 2 umpires and a scorer!
Iggy hit a well timed boundary but was bowled pulling at a straight one that kept low.
A partnership of 40 odd between Grove and...
The Saturday 1st Team lost to Bath 4ths in an epic encounter. Bath scored 290 for 5. In reply the Cowboys got 227 all out. Gibbo hit 88 and Iggy hit 42 in 18 balls.
The Saturday 2nd Team lost to Timsbury 2nds. We hit 113 all out and they hit the runs in 21.4 overs.
The Sunday Team beat Failand and Portbury. We hit 244 all out from 40 overs. RT2 hit 64 and ran his little brother out. They managed only 135 with Dean taking for wickets.
The Friendly Team lost to Bath Exiles. We hit 136 with Amir getting 38. The Exiles hit the runs in 25 overs...
Hi Rich can you put a note out on the news please.
The casuals game has been called off tommorrow night so dont turn up
but we win the league
Should anyone fancy a friendly game of cricket on Sunday against Bath Exiles they should get in contact with Ev (evgibbons (at) yahoo.co.uk). Meanwhile we had a friendly 20/20 against YMCA at Golden Hill on Monday.
Jonse reports thus:
OK thermals (check) jumpers (check) hand warmers (check) Kendal mint cake (check)
“Off fell walking darling?”
“No love. going playing cricket”
We assembled at the Golden Hill sports ground on Monday to play a friendly with the chaps from the Y.M.C.A. . I had spoke to their...
The Saturday 2nds and the Sundays were rained off. But the Saturday 1sts recorded their first win in slow motion.
Midsommer Meth batted first and got 106 all out. Matt D bowled 9 for 3 off 8, TT 16 or 2 off 8, and Kalu 12 for 2 off 4.
In reply the Cowboys got the runs in the 35th over for the loss of 8 wickets. Gibbo scored 46.
TT reports the match thus:
It’s a little known fact that in the North Somerset dialect there are seventeen words for wind, yet none of them can accurately convey the climatic conditions which greeted the Cowboys...