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NEW PRESIDENT OF MCC IS AN HONORARY LIFE MEMBER OF THE FORTY CLUB

06 May

Lord MacLaurin of Knebworth, an Honorary Life Member of the Forty Club, will be the next President of MCC. Lord MacLaurin joined the Forty Club as a Life Member in 1975 and was subsequently elected as an Honorary Life Member in 2006. It was announced at the MCC Annual General Meeting on Wednesday 3 May …

WELL DONE TO TWO NORTH WEST CENTURIONS

05 May

In the 3rd May fixture against the Queen Elizabeth Grammar School at Blackburn, North West district openers Phil Deakin and Danny Welbourne set something of a record as they both made a century, Phil with 100 and Danny with 101. Both batsmen then retired. Batsman number 3, F Brooker Carey must have been gutted with …

AUTUMN TOUR TO DUBAI: 7th to 17th December 2017

21 Mar

Here are the details for the cricket tour to the UAE: Itinerary (there may be slight changes, subject to venue availability): Direct Flights between London Heathrow and Dubai:  4* accommodation at the Metropolitan Hotel Dubai (Sheikh Zayed Rd) on a B&B basis for 10 nights Thursday 7th Dec: Fly London – Dubai. Transfer to hotel and check …

Barbados tour 2017

20 Feb

BATTING STATS – TOTAL RUNS OVER 100 Name Matches. Innings. N/out. HS. Runs Nigel Angus. 7. 7. 1. 39*. 150 Jon Thornton. 9. 9. 3. 87*. 207 Kevin Bissett. 9. 8. 1. 57. 160 Simon Gerring. 8. 8. 0. 84. 177 Phil Deakin. 7. 7. 0. 68. 181 BOWLING STATS – BOWLED IN 5 MATCHES …

TOUR DIARY: BARBADOS 2017

14 Feb

TOUR DIARY: BARBADOS 2017: SCORES ON THE DOORS Match 1 v Franklyn Stephenson Academy. 35 overs. Academy 327-6. XL 268-9. FSA Won by 59 runs. Jon Thornton 87*: Kevin Bissett 57. Match 2 v Hoytes Village. 30 overs. XL 119-6. Village 125-6. Village won by 4 wkts. Paul Bradley 3 for 38. Match 3 v …