Cricket

Salford edge into cup semis

June 23, 2015

GREATER MANCHESTER AMATEUR CRICKET LEAGUE CHALLENGE CUP ROUND ONE
ASHTON 86
SALFORD BLUE JAYS 87-9
Salford won by 1 wicket

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Spooner and Haffner lead LM Vale home

June 22, 2015

Adam Spooner notched up his first five-wicket haul for the club as London Maccabi Vale maintained their 100 per cent record in the Chess Valley League with a hard fought victory over Lohana.

Neil Lederman’s decision to put Lohana in was soon rewarded as Steve Allweis bowled with good pace and lift to get Savani to drag on to his stumps.

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Lieberman and Glicher steer South home

June 22, 2015

GREATER MANCHESTER AMATEUR LEAGUE CUP ROUND ONE
Foresters 183
South Manchester 188-3
South Manchester won by 7 wickets

Daniel Glicher and Akiva Lieberman were the star performers as South Manchester registered a seven-wicket victory over Foresters in a re-run of last season’s final.

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Ten-man Salford edged out by Copthorne

June 16, 2015

GREATER MANCHESTER AMATEUR LEAGUE DIVISION THREE
COPTHORNE 303 (39 overs)
SALFORD BLUE JAYS 256-7 (34 overs)
Salford lost by 47 runs

Salford Blue Jays failed narrowly to overall Copthorne’s massive total of 303 on a day when one would not have fancied being a bowler.

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Belmont & Edgware succumb to Regals

June 16, 2015

FRIENDLY MATCH
REGALS 174 Jack Mendel 3-28
BELMONT & EDGWARE 147 Philip Mayer 47 n.o., Adam Jacobs 47
Belmont and Edgware lost by 27 runs

Belmont and Edgware (BECC) went down by 27 runs in a friendly against Regals in a performance which featured some determined batting, sharp fielding and excellent spell from leg-spinner Jack Mendel.

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South Manchester succumb to Kashmir

June 15, 2015

GREATER MANCHESTER AMATEUR LEAGUE DIVISION THREE
KASHMIR 135
SOUTH MANCHESTER 73
SOUTH LOST BY 38 RUNS

South Manchester succumbed to their second consecutive defeat as they went down by 38 runs against Kashmir in the GMACL.

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Ashes dream still burning for in-form Klinger

June 12, 2015

Michael Klinger insists he has not given up hope of playing in the Ashes after scoring heavily in his first three matches since arriving from Australia.

The Gloucestershire captain blasted T20 best of 126 not out, just three days after arriving in England in the victory over Essex.

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Salford Blue Jays stun South Manchester

By Danny Caro, June 10, 2015

GREATER MANCHESTER AMATEUR LEAGUE
SALFORD BLUE JAY 180 (36 overs)
SOUTH MANCHESTER 103 (23 OVERS)
Salford won by 77 runs

Salford Blue Jays registered their first league win on the season on Sunday, overcoming old rivals South Manchester at Styal Cricket Club by the healthy margin of 77 runs.

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Two out of two for LM Vale

June 8, 2015

CHESS VALLEY LEAGUE DIVISION FOUR
BRENTHAM 204
LONDON MACCABI VALE 205-5
LMV WON BY 5 WICKETS

LMV maintained their 100 per cent start to the 2015 Chess Valley campaign with a hard-fought victory at Brentham CC in Ealing.

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Field bowled over by Oval experience

By Danny Caro, June 5, 2015

Dan Field believes England can take many positives from the Blind Cricket series against world champions India.

Having made his debut in Sri Lanka in 2006, Field played in every match of the home ODI and T20 series.

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