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18
Jun

Blog from the boundary vs Old Northamptonian 5ths – 15th June 2019

Excited does not begin to describe how I felt on Saturday morning – and at my age that is quite something. After a week off I had already finished the “tank top” I had been knitting for my grandson’s 50th birthday present – obviously in the Foxes colours. I was not going to let the...
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04
Jun

Blog from the boundary vs Rushden and Higham Town 3rds – 1st June 2019

Well my hip has been giving me a bit of jip this week but some warmer weather and the spectacle of a clash of unbeaten teams was all I needed to encourage me to make my way down to Foxfields to see my boys. Tony won the toss and decided to try and cook the...
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04
Jun

Blog from the boundary vs Barby 3rds – 25th May 2019

With Dot going AWOL, it’s Noble here to sit in on blog duties. After a week off (as St Crispins were unable to raise a side for the match on the 18th May), our lads find themselves sitting at the top of table 4 weeks in (and having played an extra game).  Here’s hoping they...
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24
May

Blog from the boundary vs Irthlingborough town 3rds – 11th May 2019

After last weeks’ (surprisingly) easy victory against Spencer this weeks’ opponents were Irthlingborough Town (IT) – from my aging memory, the last time GP played them was in the 2017 where we were rolled over twice meaning a tough game was expected. Three enforced changes to the team saw Rob, Ben & Luca make way for Ricki, Ryan & Darren. GP finally...
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08
May

Blog from the boundary, Grange Park vs Spencer Bruerne 2nd XI, 4th May 2019

First game of the season and our first game in Division 11, sees us welcome back Spencer, who twice knocked us over last year and won Division 12 comfortably. It was touch and go whether the game would happen, the weather had been a factor all week and a lot of rain dropping on Friday...
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