Double defeat for Radcliffe as Radcliffe cricket captain Sean Gibson quits

Bury Times:

10:00am Thursday 31st July 2014

With back-to-back defeats and the resignation of club captain Sean Gibson, it has proved a difficult week both on and off the cricket pitch for Radcliffe.

BOLTON ASSOCIATION: Walshaw up to fifth after double victory

Bury Times:

7:00am Thursday 31st July 2014

Walshaw made it two wins in two matches at the weekend, notching up the highest score of the day against Standish on Saturday and recording a six-wicket win against Swinton Moorside on Sunday.

BOLTON ASSOCIATION: Walshaw captain Mikey Watt blasts under-performers

Bury Times:

5:00pm Thursday 24th July 2014

CAPTAIN Mikey Watt has blamed his Walshaw players’ under-achievement this season on complacency.

Unsworth claim runners-up spot in Tom Hardman's T20 contest

Bury Times:

10:00am Thursday 24th July 2014

Unsworth Cricket Club hosted the Tom Hardman Twenty20 finals at the weekend.

Greenmount into last eight of Lancashire Knockout

Bury Times:

4:00pm Thursday 17th July 2014

Greenmount booked their place in the quarter-finals of the Lancashire Knockout with a four-wicket win at Bolton Association side Edgworth on Sunday.

Unsworth crash to league defeat

Bury Times:

1:00pm Thursday 17th July 2014

A below-par performance at home to Crompton saw Unsworth crash to their second successive league defeat on Saturday.

ANTHONY AXFORD BOLTON LEAGUE: Centuries for Andy Kerr and Ryan Senior help Greenmount consolidate fifth place

Bury Times:

8:00am Thursday 17th July 2014

Greenmount consolidated their fifth position in the table thanks to an imperious batting display from captain Andy Kerr and Ryan Senior against Kearsley.

Radcliffe CC slip to loss in rain-affected clash against second-placed Monton & Weaste

Bury Times:

8:00am Thursday 17th July 2014

DESPITE losing out to Monton & Weaste in a rain-affected game in the Central Lancashire League on Saturday, Radcliffe Cricket Club captain Sean Gibson was quick to praise the efforts of his lower-order batsman.

Unsworth Dragons roar to reach successive Twenty20 finals

Bury Times:

7:30am Thursday 17th July 2014

The Unsworth Dragons reached their second Twenty20 finals day in successive years when they clinched a convincing seven-wicket victory against last year’s winners Rochdale, at the Den on Friday.

ANTHONY AXFORD BOLTON ASSOCIATION: Simon Belston hits unbeaten 50 as Bury go second

Bury Times:

7:00am Thursday 17th July 2014

FLIXTON extended their lead at the top of the table to 11 points in typical, hard-hitting fashion in a rain-affected game at home to Adlington on Saturday.

Greenmount U11s win Radcliffe cricket tournament

Bury Times:

10:00am Sunday 13th July 2014

Greenmount have been crowned champions of the Radcliffe Under-11s cricket festival.

Brooksbottom to host Twenty20 finals

Bury Times: Local youth cricket

12:00pm Saturday 12th July 2014

BROOKSBOTTOM Cricket Club will host the Ribblesdale Cricket League Twenty20 finals on Sunday, July 20.

Back-to-back defeats for Unsworth

Bury Times: Local youth cricket

5:00pm Friday 11th July 2014

UNSWORTH fell to back-to-back defeats last weekend, losing at Milnrow in the Central Lancashire League before being knocked out of the semi-finals of the Wood Cup at home to Norden.

CENTRAL LANCS LEAGUE: Stopping Jonker is key to victory, says Radcliffe skipper Sean Gibson

Bury Times:

3:00pm Thursday 10th July 2014

RADCLIFFE Cricket Club skipper Sean Gibson returns to the fold for Saturday’s Central Lancashire League clash with Monton and Weaste believing the key to victory is stopping pro Christiaan Jonker.

BOLTON ASSOCIATION: Captain Simon Belston dreams of double after Bury make Cross Cup final

Bury Times: Simon Belston's Bury went clear at the top of the league with a thrilling victory at Flixton

2:00pm Thursday 10th July 2014

BURY captain Simon Belston has not given up hope of a dream double after his side made it through to the Cross Cup final.

BOLTON LEAGUE: Last gasp Kelly steals the show for Greenmount

Bury Times:

10:00am Thursday 10th July 2014

DAVE Kelly came in at the death to hit a courageous unbeaten 55 to help Greenmount squeeze past Horwich by one wicket.

Woodbank fall to Lancs Knockout blow

Bury Times: NEW LOOK: Ammanford Cricket Club will look to promote local talent after relegation from the Premier League.

6:01pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

WOODBANK were denied a place in the Lancashire Knockout quarter-finals despite a strong batting display at home to Bolton League side Westhoughton on Sunday.

Elton leapfrog Bury to move into second place in the Bolton Association

Bury Times:

5:37pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

FLIXTON stretched their lead at the top of the Bolton Association table after they won at Astley & Tyldesley and Bury suffered a surprise home defeat at the hands of Edgworth.

Tottington St John’s win Twenty20 Challenge Cup

Bury Times: Tottington St John’s win Twenty20 Challenge Cup

1:00pm Thursday 3rd July 2014

Tottington St John’s Cricket Club have beaten Greenmount CC in a Twenty20 Challenge match. Greenmount batted first and scored 108-9, with Tottington St John’s reaching the target with four overs to spare to win the Ian Senior Cup

Stand leapfrog neighbours Prestwich

Bury Times: Local youth cricket

12:00pm Thursday 3rd July 2014

STAND moved above local rivals Prestwich to fifth in the Lancashire County League table after back-to-back victories last weekend.

BOLTON ASSOCIATION: Nekoli Parris top scores as Bury close on leaders Flixton

Bury Times: IN-FORM Nekoli Parris

9:00am Thursday 3rd July 2014

Bury are just one point behind league leaders Flixton at the top of the table after both sides won on Saturday.

Matt Twentyman is a hit in Bury’s Cross Cup win against local rivals Walshaw

Bury Times: Bury’s Matt Twentyman

8:30am Thursday 26th June 2014

Matt Twentyman continued his impressive run of form for Bury as Simon Belston’s side eased their way into the semi-finals of the Cross Cup with a 68-run victory against local rivals Walshaw at Radcliffe Road on Sunday.

Tons for Nekoli Parris and Matt Twentyman as Simon Belston’s side Bury Little Hulton

Bury Times: IN-FORM Nekoli Parris

8:00am Thursday 26th June 2014

Nekoli Parris and Matt Twentyman both scored centuries for Bury as Simon Belston’s side moved to within a point of league leaders Flixton on Saturday as the title contenders and fourth-placed Darcy Lever both fell to defeats.

Nadeem Ashraf and Jimmy Dixon shine as Radcliffe win third successive game

Bury Times: IN-FORM Radcliffe professional Nadeem Ashraf

7:00am Thursday 26th June 2014

Radcliffe captain Sean Gibson praised the club’s professional Nadeem Ashraf and bowler Jimmy Dixon after the duo helped his side secure a third successive victory in the Central Lancashire League on Saturday.

Double victory for Unsworth

Bury Times: Local youth cricket

9:00am Thursday 19th June 2014

UNSWORTH produced impressive back-to-back performances to secure a weekend double, following up a hard-fought Central Lancashire League T20 home victory over Clifton with a successful run chase in the league at Middleton.

Disappointed Walshaw captain Mikey Watt vows to move on after his side were kicked out of the Lancashire Knockout Cup

Bury Times: Walshaw’s Raki Weerasundara

7:30am Thursday 19th June 2014

WALSHAW captain Mikey Watt has expressed his disappointed at the decision to throw his side out of the Lancashire Knockout Cup after it was ruled on Monday they had fielded an ineligible player in their second-round victory over Bolton League side Little Lever.

ANTHONY AXFORD BOLTON ASSOCIATION: Captain Simon Belston backs his Bury side to bounce back from shock defeat to Worsley

Bury Times: IN ACTION Danny Fenton notched up 38 runs for Elton

7:00am Thursday 19th June 2014

Bury captain Simon Belston is backing his Bury side to bounce back from last Saturday’s disappointing 57-run defeat to Worsley as they prepare for a double-header this weekend.

Greenmount cruise into third round of Lancashire Knockout

Bury Times: Local youth cricket

8:00am Thursday 12th June 2014

GREENMOUNT cruised into the third round of the Lancashire Knockout with a comprehensive 183-run victory at home to Greenfield.

Unsworth ease to five-wicket T20 win against Radcliffe

Bury Times: IN ACTION Unsworth bowler Jack O’Brien

7:00am Thursday 12th June 2014

Unsworth secured their second Twenty20 win of the season when they disposed of fellow Central Lancashire side Radcliffe at the Den on Friday evening.

Woodbank knock out LCB cup holders Northern CC

Bury Times: NEW LOOK: Ammanford Cricket Club will look to promote local talent after relegation from the Premier League.

4:00pm Thursday 5th June 2014

Delighted Woodbank captain Steve Dearden hailed his side’s performance after dumping holders Northern CC out of this year’s Lancashire Cricket Board Knockout Cup competition at The Kenyons on Sunday.

Double defeat for bottom side Brooksbottom

Bury Times: Local youth cricket

3:00pm Thursday 5th June 2014

Brooksbottom continue to prop up the Houldsworth Ribblesdale League table with just four points from their opening six games following defeats against Great Harwood and Salesbury at the weekend.

Maximum points for Unsworth after back-to-back wins

Bury Times: NEW LOOK: Ammanford Cricket Club will look to promote local talent after relegation from the Premier League.

11:00am Thursday 5th June 2014

Unsworth secured back-to-back victories at the weekend despite a tough double header against second and third in the Lancashire League.

BOLTON LEAGUE: Seven-wicket victory for Greenmount

Bury Times: NEW LOOK: Ammanford Cricket Club will look to promote local talent after relegation from the Premier League.

10:00am Thursday 5th June 2014

Greenmount kept up the pressure on the leading sides with a seven-wicket win at winless Eagley in the Bolton League on Saturday.

Gavin Nicholl's century leads Walshaw to Cross Cup victory

Bury Times: OUT Elton's Adam Stansfield celebrates a wicket

9:00am Thursday 5th June 2014

CENTURY star Gavin Nicholl led the run blitz as Walshaw stormed into the last eight of the Cross Cup.

BOLTON ASSOCIATION: Debut-day joy for John Stackhouse as Bury go five points clear at the top

Bury Times: Local youth cricket

8:00am Thursday 5th June 2014

JOHN Stackhouse was a debut-day hero as Bury pulled off a victory against the odds to go five points clear at the top.

Radcliffe captain Sean Gibson praises batsman Anis Patel as his century secures second league victory

Bury Times: TOP 100 Anis Patel top-scored for Radcliffe against Crompton

7:00am Thursday 5th June 2014

Radcliffe captain Sean Gibson praised opening batsman Anis Patel after his century helped the Central Lancashire League side secure their second win of the season at home to third-placed Crompton on Sunday.

Brooksbottom remain bottom of Houldsworth Ribblesdale League after Edenfield defeat

Bury Times: NEW LOOK: Ammanford Cricket Club will look to promote local talent after relegation from the Premier League.

10:20am Thursday 29th May 2014

Brooksbottom remain bottom of the Houldsworth Ribblesdale League senior division without a win after a seven wicket defeat at local rivals Edenfield.

Ramsbottom bat their way to top of the Lancashire League

Bury Times: Local youth cricket

10:00am Thursday 29th May 2014

Ramsbottom captain Rob Read believes the “togetherness” and work ethic instilled in his team is the main reason behind his side’s current success.

League win a priority says Walshaw’s Mikey Watt

Bury Times: Walshaw Cricket Club captain Mikey Watt finds a unique way to shelter from the rain

8:00am Thursday 29th May 2014

WALSHAW’S ambition this season is simple: they want to win the league.

Radcliffe captain Sean Gibson encouraged by performance of the club's youngsters

Bury Times: NEW LOOK: Ammanford Cricket Club will look to promote local talent after relegation from the Premier League.

8:00am Thursday 29th May 2014

Radcliffe cricket club captain Sean Gibson believes the development of young players is the key to the club’s long-term success.

Washout for local cricket fixtures

Bury Times: Local youth cricket

7:00am Thursday 29th May 2014

It was a frustrating Saturday for clubs in the Bolton Association as rain washed out the entire league programme.

Winless Brooksbottom lose out again in Houldworth Ribblesdale League

Bury Times: Local youth cricket

2:00pm Thursday 22nd May 2014

Janaka Gunarantne produced a fine all-round performance to help Clitheroe to a comprehensive victory at winless Brooksbottom in the Houldworth Ribblesdale League.

Cricket: Sun goes down on Elton’s time in Bolton Association as the Leigh Lane side set to join Central Lancashire League

Bury Times: NEW LOOK: Ammanford Cricket Club will look to promote local talent after relegation from the Premier League.

12:00pm Thursday 22nd May 2014

ELTON Cricket Club are joining the Central Lancashire League next season.

Wood Cup triumph for Greenmount

Bury Times: Local youth cricket

11:00am Thursday 22nd May 2014

GREENMOUNT put on an explosive batting display to dump Westhoughton out of the Hamer Cup.

Unsworth into second round of Central Lancashire League's Wood Cup with seven-wicket victory over Crompton

Bury Times: NEW LOOK: Ammanford Cricket Club will look to promote local talent after relegation from the Premier League.

9:00am Thursday 22nd May 2014

Unsworth cruised through to the second round of the Wood Cup with a seven-wicket home victory over Central Lancashire League rivals Crompton on Sunday.

Cricket: Radcliffe crash out of Wood Cup as Norden's Simon Harman hits unbeaten 200

Bury Times: NEW LOOK: Ammanford Cricket Club will look to promote local talent after relegation from the Premier League.

8:00am Thursday 22nd May 2014

A double hundred by Norden opener Simon Harman gave Sean Gibson’s Radcliffe an “impossible task” as his side crashed out of the Central Lancashire League’s Wood Cup in the opening round on Sunday.

Usmeh Karumaratne stars for Bury as Simon Belston's side stay top of Bolton Association with five wicket victory over Adlington

Bury Times: PACE Alex Brekin steams in for Bury

7:00am Thursday 22nd May 2014

Deputy pro bowler Usmeh Karumaratne put in a man-of-the-match display on Saturday taking five wickets as Simon Belston’s Bury continued to set the pace at the top of the Bolton Association by chalking up an impressive win at Adlington.

Cricket: Narrow eight-run defeat for Greenmount

Bury Times: Local youth cricket

6:00am Thursday 22nd May 2014

Greenmount fell to an eight-run defeat at Astley Bridge on Saturday.

Bury's Kate Cross stars for MCC select side

Bury Times: BURY cricketer Kate Cross

6:00am Thursday 22nd May 2014

WALSHAW cricketer Kate Cross was the standout bowler for an MCC ladies side on Monday in their 41-run defeat to a Rest of the World XI at Lord’s.

Cricket: Cup run will kickstart Unsworth’s season, says captain Chris Williams

Bury Times: NEW LOOK: Ammanford Cricket Club will look to promote local talent after relegation from the Premier League.

11:00am Thursday 15th May 2014

Unsworth Cricket Club captain and professional Chris Williams is hoping his side can put their poor start to the league season behind them as they host Crompton in the John Willie Lees Wood Cup on Sunday.




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