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Link to Scorecard After coming off the back of two unsuccessful chases versus Spencer Bruerne and Old in previous weeks, I could be forgiven for fearing the worst as GP found themselves in the field first on a hot day with a good pitch at Mears Ashby. Mears Ashby Innings GP had a difficult start...
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broken fortress, grange park vs old 3rds
Link to Scorecard Fortess Foxfields? Meh… You welcomed Old 3rds to Foxfields on Saturday, an eagerly awaited contest after giving them a cricketing lesson 2 seasons ago. As a point of note I did check the NCL fixtures and due to a number of teams pulling out in Division 7 their 2nd XI didn’t have a...
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Wow, it’s been a very long time! I apologise for my absence, but frankly, as you’ve been such a miserable, anti-social bunch, I didn’t feel like there was much point! So you’ve played four games of the first 6 of your fixtures and what a mixed bag it’s been. This is just a brief round-up...
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Sorry for being on hiatus for a year, I came to watch a few times, but I kept falling asleep in my chair! So a new season, a new start, a new skipper, and quite a few new faces, plenty of opportunity to sharpen my tongue… New skipper pinny won the toss and elected to field,...
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The Junior Cricket Presentation was held this Sat (15th November) and it was a well-attended event. With Ana on food duty (again) and Tony swapping his dance moves for his DJ skills, we had an excellent turn out from our junior section (hopefully something we will see when the adults have their turn at the end...
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Following the win last week and a midweek loss (by 2 runs) in a friendly which you could argue may not have been taken as seriously as it should, it was important GP continued to pick up points if it they want to push for promotion. With a weekend of expected thunderstorms, getting a game...
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With the disappointment of last week, it was important for GP to get back to winning ways. This week the season entered the second half and we welcomed King’s Sutton to Not-So-Fortress Foxfields. With A. Day, L. Roberts and M. Everitt coming back in to the side, GP looked significantly stronger, in both the batting...
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Grand Prix weekend saw us travel to Hinton in the Hedges (yes, thank you league fixture secretary, another game for us to have to travel past Silverstone on race weekend) to take on the side just below us in the league. Fielding a weakened team without Lee, Mark and Ash could somebody else step up to...
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Half way through the season and everyone’s looking at the stats. Not whose top (we are now 2nd) but who is in pole position to take the duck from its latest owner, Matty ‘golfer’ Young. More on that later. To be fair it’s quite boring for the duck, 5 people have one blob whilst we...
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The red tops can write them so why not Dot. Souvenir pull out edition you might call it. I have felt inclined to write a little cheeky match report of the World Cup. Again Dot reminds all the squad and manager that… 1. No court cases for slander as there might be the odd unfounded...
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