Cricket

Bowler in a spin after helping Ben Stokes prepare for magical innings

By Josh Jackman, January 4, 2016

Young club cricketer Steven Reingold played a key role in preparing English all-rounder Ben Stokes for his epic innings of 258 in the second Test against South Africa in Cape Town at the weekend.

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Colts ready to step up, says Barnett

By Danny Caro, December 14, 2015

Simon Barnett believes London Maccabi Vale’s (LMV) increased investment in coaching junior players this winter will ensure better results on the pitch.

Club chairman Barnett is preparing to lead LMV into their 60th anniversary season during which a series of special events will be held.

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Forget the bustle, it's all calm in Alm

By Grant Feller, October 8, 2015

Ski resorts normally resound to the constant hum of shuttle buses, the excitable shouts of tourists racing to be first to the lifts and the unbearable boom of Eurotrash pop echoing from a myriad of bars.

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Klinger praises team after Royal London Cup success

September 24, 2015

Michael Klinger toasted Gloucestershire’s first major success in 11 years after a nail-biting victory over Surrey at Lord’s.

The Royal London One-Day Cup final came down to the over with Surrey needing six runs to win, but Gloucester held their nerve to lift the trophy thanks to the heroics of David Payne.

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LMV's promotion a great achievement, says Lederman

September 7, 2015

Neil Lederman described London Maccabi Vale’s promotion into Division Three of the Chess Valley League as “a great achievement”.

Bushey’s defeat of St John’s Wood ensured a top-three finish for LMV, behind newly-crowned champions Wembley.

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South Manchester win final game of season

September 7, 2015

GREATER MANCHESTER AMATEUR LEAGUE DIVISION THREE
ASHTON 116
SOUTH MANCHESTER 117-6
South won by 4 wickets

South Manchester finished the season in style with a four-wicket success over Ashton.

Playing at Styal CC, which will be South’s home next year, Ashton elected to bat first and progressed steadily with Muneeb and Freed taking the score to 80-2 after 20 overs.

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Klinger is rewarded with two-year contract at Gloucestershire

August 27, 2015

Michael Klinger has signed a two-year contract extension to remain with Gloucestershire.

The Jewish Australian opening batsman, captain for both championship and one-day cricket, will stay in Bristol until 2017.

Klinger is rewarded for another prolific season with the bat in all forms.

The 35-year-old Klinger also remains the country's top scorer in this season's T20 Blast

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Vale's promotion fate now in others hands

August 27, 2015

LMV are left to rely on other results this weekend todetermine whether they can be promoted from Division 4 of the Chess Valley League, after suffering a disappointing two-run defeat against Ealing Hanwellian.

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Klinger to stay on at Gloucestershire

By Darren Witcoop, August 24, 2015

Michael Klinger has signed a two-year contract extension to remain with Gloucestershire.

The Autralian opening batsman, captain for both championship and one-day cricket, will stay at Bristol until 2017.

Klinger is rewarded for another prolific season with the bat in all forms.

The 35-year-old also remains the country's top scorer in this season's T20 Blast

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The cricketing top scorer from Sky who has never been stumped

By Simon Rocker, August 20, 2015

When Australia were skittled out for 60 on the first day of the fourth Ashes Test in Nottingham a fortnight ago, the records fell as fast as Aussie wickets. But the commentators in the Sky Sports team trying to keep up knew they could rely on a trusted source for their facts and figures: statistician Benedict Bermange.

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