Manchester CC lose out in thriller

September 9, 2013

Manchester Cricket Club went down by 21 runs against Ashton in their final Greater Manchester Amateur League match of the season.

This game was far closer than the scoreline suggested, and Manchester almost pulled off a remarkable victory.

Ashton were put in to bat and built their innings steadily but were restrained by some tight fielding and bowling.


New names, new hope for year ahead

By Danny Caro, September 4, 2013

Israeli sport has taken a right old battering over the past year or so but at long last the clouds are starting to lift.

Julia Glushko’s run at the US Open has given the nation much hope following the poor showing at the London Olympics last year.

There’s also Yarden Gerbi who looks to be a real medal contender for the Rio Games in 2016. I doubt a world title has been won any faster.


Salford Jewish finish season in style

September 2, 2013

Salford Jewish CC finish season 2013 in style as they overcame cup finalist Offerton CC by 3 wickets in the Greater Manchester Amateur League Division Three.


Cricket scoreboard: September 1

By Danny Caro, September 2, 2013

Here are the results from the weekend.

Ickenham 2nd XI 108 Grant Reingold (4-22), Adam Brand 3-15
London Maccabi Vale 1st XI 112-4 Adam Brand 42 not out
LMV won by 6 wickets


Offerton 91 Daniel Paul 4-8, Paul Heaps 4-22
Salford Jewish CC 92-7
SJCC won by 3 wickets


Belmont & Edgware claim sixth win of season

August 28, 2013

Belmont & Edgware CC registered their sixth victory of the season after beating Southgate by 7 wickets.

BECC won the toss and decided to bowl first. Southgate were under pressure from ball one due to some inspired bowling and fielding.

Greg Mayer and Adam Jacobs opened up for BECC, and struck early. Mayer picked up the first wicket LBW before Jacobs claimed the next two clean bowled.


Injuries hamper Salford Jewish

August 27, 2013

Salford came up against second in the league Foresters at St Pauls on Sunday in their penultimate match of the season and again showed their battling qualities.

Their growing list of injuries and absences became longer when strike bowler, Daniel Paul (0-40), strained his back in the sixth over.


Landau shines as MAL beat Regals

By Danny Caro, August 27, 2013

A magnificent knock of 89 from Mark Landau inspired MAL to a 53-run success overs Regals CC.

On a pitch sodden by Saturday's rain, Regals won the toss and opted to bowl first. With the pitch playing all sorts of tricks, Landau and Jonny Evans were circumspect early. Evans was the first wicket to fall, bowled by Ranveer for 6, with the score on 28.


Cricket scoreboard: August 25

By Danny Caro, August 27, 2013

Here are the latest details from a weekend of cricket.

London Maccabi Vale 153
Bharat Olympians 151
LMV won by 2 runs


Foresters 223-8 Jonny Wineberg 3-44
Salford Jewish CC 120-7 Akiva Lieberman
Salford Jewish lost by 103 runs


Razpuker leads Lod home

August 22, 2013

Super Lod Lions pulled off an impressive victory at the European Club T20 tournament in Ipswich.

Winners of the Israel Cricket Associations one day Dudi Silbowitz trophy, the Lions team included Yaniv
Razpurker and Matan Razpurker from the Neve Yonatan team, while Elan Ilan Umerdekar from Lod Rangers made the trip to Ipswich where they were warmly received by the organisers.


Injury mars Mayer-inspired Belmont

August 22, 2013

In-form batsman Elliott Mayer carried his bat for a magnificent maiden century in a game marred by a nasty injury to an Edmonton player.

In sunny conditions, BECC captain Adam Jacobs once again won the toss and decided to bat on a belter of a pitch. Openers Phil and Elliott Mayer resumed their opening partnership and looked to score quickly from the off.