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Published: Thu, 19 Apr 2018 11:17:24 +0100

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CRICKET: Holyrood boys kick-start 2018 in stunning style

Sun, 28 Jan 2018 10:24:39 +0000

HOLYROOD Academy’s Under-15 boys indoor cricket team travelled to Stanchester Academy for their first fixture of 2018.

CRICKET: Ilminster Under-19s named club of the year

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 16:29:31 +0100

ILMINSTER Cricket Club are celebrating after being named the NatWest Under-19 T20 Club of the Year at last week’s OSCA awards at Lord’s.

CRICKET: Rice inspires Ilminster while Chard blitzed by Weston

Tue, 29 Aug 2017 11:30:28 +0100

CRAIG Rice produced a superb cameo with the bat as Ilminster overcame Taunton Deane with just two balls to spare in WEPL Premier 2 on Saturday.

CRICKET: Thrilling cup victory for Chard Girls

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 17:14:48 +0100

THE first ever Ladies versus Girls fixture at Chard Cricket Club saw the Girls bat bravely to claim the Shrubsole Cup.

CRICKET: Abell brothers outgun visitors Ilminster

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 17:59:39 +0100

SOMERSET red ball captain Tom Abell blasted a mammoth 161 as Taunton outgunned Ilminster in a high-scoring encounter to leapfrog the visitors.

CRICKET: Ilminster hammer bottom side to stay fourth

Mon, 14 Aug 2017 17:37:41 +0100

ILMINSTER kept hold of fourth place in WEPL Premier 2 Bristol/Somerset thanks to a thumping win at home to bottom side Claverham.

CRICKET: Ilminster and Chard lose out as batting efforts fail

Mon, 07 Aug 2017 17:42:44 +0100

ILMINSTER were humbled away to second-bottom Lansdown on Saturday, as they were all out for 56 and lost by six wickets.

CRICKET: Chard Ladies impress at latest softball festivals

Thu, 03 Aug 2017 15:00:00 +0100

CHARD Ladies have put in some sterling performances in the latest women’s softball festivals.

CRICKET: Weather wins the day as Ilminster and Chard games abandoned

Mon, 31 Jul 2017 17:36:27 +0100

BOTH Ilminster and Chard Cricket Clubs found their West of England Premier Cricket League matches on Saturday scuppered by the weather.

CRICKET: Holyrood boys do the double in district finals

Fri, 28 Jul 2017 13:34:41 +0100

HOLYROOD Academy’s boys cricketers have become district champions at both Under-15 and Under-13 level this month.

CRICKET: Hunt sees nervy Chard over the line at Temple Cloud

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 10:28:10 +0100

ALEX Hunt scored the winning runs as Chard edged Temple Cloud by one wicket to climb to seventh spot in the Somerset Division.

CRICKET: Ilminster slide to costly defeat away to rivals Bishopston

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 17:50:04 +0100

ILMINSTER were left to rue a poor start as they fell 18 runs short away to second-placed Bishopston on Saturday.

CRICKET: Johnson shines as Perrott defeat Chard

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 17:41:30 +0100

TROY Johnson scored 88 and took two wickets as second-placed North Perrott beat lowly Chard by 76 runs.

CRICKET: Chard move off bottom with impressive victory

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 12:34:58 +0100

CHARD avoided a third straight Somerset Division loss with an impressive performance away to North Petherton on Saturday.

CRICKET: Spurway century leads Ilminster to bounce-back victory

Mon, 10 Jul 2017 18:20:20 +0100

CAPTAIN Sam Spurway made an unbeaten century as Ilminster bounced back from the previous weekend’s defeat to Keynsham with a home win over mid-table Shapwick & Polden.

CRICKET: Former England captain inspires next generation

Fri, 07 Jul 2017 11:00:00 +0100

HOLYROOD Academy students were lucky enough to earn a visit from former England cricket captain Charlotte Edwards on Monday (July 3).

CRICKET: Full-strength Somerset squad picked for trip to North Perrott

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 12:39:01 +0100

SOMERSET have named their 13-man squad for the T20 fixture against Dorset at North Perrott on Tuesday (July 11), and it includes some very familiar faces.

CRICKET: Struggling Chard sink to bottom after Bridgwater beating

Tue, 04 Jul 2017 17:37:44 +0100

IAN Higgins claimed five wickets as Bridgwater 2nds handed Chard another defeat, one which saw them drop to the bottom of the WEPL Somerset Division standings.

CRICKET: Ilminster crumble to Keynsham defeat

Mon, 03 Jul 2017 17:37:58 +0100

ILMINSTER’S title challenge was dealt a blow by mid-table Keynsham on Saturday, the visitors winning a low-scoring encounter by 39 runs.

CRICKET: Chard hammered as Trego turns it on

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 11:23:06 +0100

CHARD’S struggles in the WEPL Somerset Division continued as they were on the wrong end of a home drubbing by second-placed Weston-super-Mare.

CRICKET: Ilminster stay in the hunt with four-wicket win over Deane

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 17:53:36 +0100

ILMINSTER completed a near-perfect June with a fourth consecutive league win, keeping them in touch with the top three in WEPL Premier 2 Bristol/Somerset.

CRICKET: Micale ton inspires Chard to crucial victory

Tue, 20 Jun 2017 06:00:00 +0100

MATTHEW Micale was the Chard hero at Wellington, as his 109 proved the difference in a 17-run win that moved the visitors up to seventh in the WEPL Somerset Division.

CRICKET: Bowlers on form as Ilminster go fourth

Mon, 19 Jun 2017 17:08:41 +0100

A FINE performance from Ilminster’s bowling attack gave them a 37-run home victory against Taunton, moving the hosts above their opponents and into fourth in the Premier 2 (Bristol/Somerset) table.

CRICKET: Struggling Chard Seconds suffer narrow defeat

Wed, 14 Jun 2017 17:02:12 +0100

CHARD 2nd XI are six points adrift at the bottom of Shrubbery Hotel Somerset League Division 2 after a three-wicket loss at Purnells 1sts.

CRICKET: Solid Ilminster claim Claverham victory

Wed, 14 Jun 2017 06:00:00 +0100

ILMINSTER sured up their mid-table position in WEPL Premier 2 Bristol/Somerset with a comfortable six-wicket win over Claverham.

CRICKET: Victories for Chard and North Perrott

Mon, 12 Jun 2017 18:16:44 +0100

CHARD picked up a timely first victory of the season in the WEPL Somerset Division, winning a rain-affected match by six wickets to leapfrog their opponents.

CRICKET: T20 Blast returns for more entertainment

Fri, 09 Jun 2017 06:30:00 +0100

THE ever-popular Natwest T20 Blast Cricket returns to Ilminster this month as the Under-19s take part in the national competition.

CRICKET: League leaders North Perrott keep up winning form

Tue, 06 Jun 2017 12:03:24 +0100

NORTH Perrott kept up their winning run, Stacy Hawes taking four wickets as they beat hosts Staplegrove by 28 runs.

CRICKET: Kraucamp guides Ilminster to victory

Mon, 05 Jun 2017 17:56:19 +0100

ILMINSTER picked up a crucial win at home to bottom side Lansdown on Saturday, underpinned by three wickets and a half-century from Louis Kraucamp.

CRICKET: Ilminster collapse to defeat at league leaders

Tue, 30 May 2017 18:16:51 +0100

ILMINSTER were beaten by 85 runs away to league leaders Taunton St Andrew’s, as James Hayman took 6-28 for the hosts.

CRICKET: Chard struggles continue after Staplegrove defeat

Tue, 30 May 2017 18:35:20 +0100

CHARD are still looking for their first win in the WEPL Somerset Division after suffering a heavy defeat at Staplegrove.

CRICKET: Chard girls take on the boys as development gathers pace

Wed, 24 May 2017 15:54:18 +0100

CHARD formed a girls cricket team last year but, having found the opportunity to play against other girls teams was limited, they decided this year to enter the boys league.

CRICKET: Johnson inspires North Perrott to double victory

Tue, 23 May 2017 18:49:22 +0100

NORTH Perrott sit top of the West of England Premier League Somerset Division after a feisty 130* and then three wickets from overseas player Troy Johnson fired them to victory at Wellington.

CRICKET: Thompson inspires Ilminster to first victory of season

Tue, 16 May 2017 06:30:00 +0100

JAMES Thompson took 3-20 to help Ilminster secure their first win of the season, as Glastonbury were seen off by 58 runs.

CRICKET: Opening day defeats for Ilminster and Chard

Tue, 09 May 2017 18:24:21 +0100

ILMINSTER suffered defeat in their first outing of the 2017 WEPL Premier 2 season, as Shapwick & Polden chased down 205 to win by three wickets.

CRICKET: Ilminster look ahead to exciting new season

Fri, 05 May 2017 06:30:00 +0100

THIS season promises to be an exciting one for members and supporters of Ilminster Cricket Club.

CRICKET: Club wins £5k funding to help protect pitch

Sat, 18 Feb 2017 12:33:28 +0000

LONG Sutton Cricket Club has secured £5,000 to pay for new covers and grounds equipment that will protect its pitch, after winning a national award.

Cricket round-up for Somerset League

Mon, 27 Jun 2016 16:27:39 +0100

MIDDLEZOY won the battle for second place in the Somerset League's Premier Division by five wickets on Saturday.

CRICKET: Somerset League round-up - May stars before the rain on washed out weekend

Thu, 26 May 2016 12:22:42 +0100

THE first wet weekend of the summer devastated the Somerset League fixture list with only a handful of games reaching a conclusion.

CRICKET: 20 sides confirmed for Somerset's 2016 Baker Cup

Sat, 27 Feb 2016 08:00:00 +0000

THE 2016 Baker Cup is nearly ready for take-off now that the 20 competing sides have been confirmed.

Ilton are off the bottom

Tue, 07 Jul 2015 09:05:05 +0100

In Division Two of the Somerset Cricket League Ilton are off the bottom as they won their basement clash with castle Cary by seven wickets. Cary were all out for 126 all out as they could not cope with B Venn’s 4-30 and D Price with 4-13 and Ilton took full points as they got home thanks to M Davies hitting 62 not out in under 36 overs. Barrington are still second despite losing to Wells by two wickets. Their 194-9 looked competitive but the City side scraped home despite E White taking 4-34 and S Redwood 2-31. Redwood had earlier hit 66 but Wells’s V Johnson and D Gooch took seven wickets between them to set up the win.

PHOTOS: Baker Cup final - Hurford leads Ilminster to glory in County Ground thriller

Wed, 01 Jul 2015 09:31:50 +0100

ILMINSTER were crowned 2015 Baker Cup champions after a thrilling run chase saw them edge out Taunton Deane at the County Ground last night (Tuesday).

CRICKET: Top Togs hold annual meeting

Fri, 27 Feb 2015 10:54:17 +0000

THE Top Togs Evening Cricket League is looking for another team to join after Thorncombe decided to drop out.

CRICKET: Draw announced for national village cup

Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:42:31 +0000

AMATEUR cricket clubs up and down the country turned to social media this week to discover their first round opponents in this year's National Village Cup, sponsored by Davidstow Cheddar.

FOOTBALL: Perry Street league round-up

Fri, 16 Jan 2015 12:55:18 +0000

IT was business as usual for Shepton Beauchamp on Saturday as league action returned following a two week break.

CRICKET: Chard chairman pleased with restructuring of regional game

Fri, 16 Jan 2015 12:52:27 +0000

CRICKET clubs in the West of England have voted in favour of restructuring the WEPL cricket league for the 2016 season, after a national playing survey identified the need to reduce ‘day length and travel’ across the divisions.

CRICKET: Evening league holds annual meeting

Fri, 16 Jan 2015 12:48:24 +0000

THE annual meeting of the Top Togs Evening Cricket league is taking place at Chard CC on Tuesday, March 3, starting at 7pm.

CRICKET: MacDonald voted top young player at Ilton

Fri, 07 Nov 2014 11:22:30 +0000

ILTON Cricket Club held their annual presentation evening at the club last week.

CRICKET: Chance for village cricketers to play at Lord's

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:16:31 +0100

THIS year saw 320 clubs take part in the Davidstow Village Cup – the world’s biggest amateur cricket competition – culminating in a final at Lord’s.

CRICKET: Ilminster celebrate 'fantastic' year

Fri, 17 Oct 2014 13:35:00 +0100

ILMINSTER Cricket Club celebrated a successful season with their annual dinner and presentation night at the Shrubbery Hotel.