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ANTHONY AXFORD BOLTON LEAGUE: Greenmount beat Eagley but rain washes out top-of-table clash with Egerton

Radcliffe professional Raheel Majeed

CRICKET: Rain wins day as Radcliffe are denied

ANTHONY AXFORD BOLTON ASSOCIATION: Victory for Bury but Walshaw crash again

Greenmount tormentor Tom Liversedge celebrates taking another wicket for Bradshaw

Shock heavy defeat dents Greenmount title challenge

Peter Betros

Peter Betros bats Brooksbottom to victory

Greenmount captain Andy Kerr on his way to a half century

Astley a Bridge too far for Hamer Cup winners Greenmount

Blackrod's Zach Burton tries to catch out Bury's Alex Breckin (34587998)

Captain Sean Gibson backs Bury to reel in Edgworth in title chase

Radcliffe's Martyn Coates in action against Oldham CC. Photograph by: John McGibbon - 09/05/2015 (34976509)

Radcliffe captain Chris Berry aiming for revenge against league strugglers Werneth

Ramsbottom match winner Daryn Smit

CRICKET: Ramsbottom professional Daryn Smit takes five-wicket haul in win over Colne

The Greenmount team pictured with the Hamer Cup

CRICKET: Hamer Cup's in the bag, now for the double, says Greenmount skipper Andy Kerr

Walshaw captain Mikey Watt

Injury-ravaged Walshaw miss out on top six

Bill Elkin, chairman of Greenmount Cricket Club, receives his OSCA flanked by LCB chairman Bob Hinchcliffe, left, and LCB managing director Bobby Denning

CRICKET: Elkin and Kay enjoy the red carpet treatment on OSCAs night

WALSHAW Sports under-14s completed a run of five consecutive championship cup wins in the Bury and District Cricket Association recently.The team of talented young cricketers have now gone five years unbeaten in the BDCA cups – twice winning both the U1

CRICKET: Young Walshaw stars win Under-14s trophy

Ramsbottom Daryn Smit

CRICKET: Ramsbottom profession Daryl Smit shows the way with bat and ball

Greenmount team, left to right, Phil Heaton, Phil Ingram, Ryan Senior, Mark Stewart, Damion Keegan, Josh Macey, front, Patrick Kilvington, Tom Heaton, captain Andy Kerr, professional Travis Townsend and Chris Evans

High-flying Greenmount can lift Hamer Cup, says confident captain Andy Kerr

Saif Ur-Rehman took six wickets and top-scored for Radcliffe

Saif Ur-Rehman stars with bat and ball as Radcliffe get back to winning ways

Cricket - England v Australia - Women's Ashes Series 2015 - First Royal London One Day International - The County Ground, Taunton - 21/7/15
England's Kate Cross celebrates an LBW of Australia's Meg Lanning 
Action Images via Reuters / Matthew Childs

CRICKET: Heat is on the agenda for Walshaw's Kate Cross

IN a week of high profile first-class record-breaking partnerships from both Australia and Lancashire, the local batting prowess of two Bury under-11 boys rivalled the achievements of Smith/Rogers and Petersen/Prince.Callum Hunter and Evan Williams, both

CRICKET: Young stars Callum Hunter and Evan Williams bat Bury District to semi-finals

Bury's Simon Belston led the reply knocking 63 in the win against Little Lever

CRICKET: Bury rise up to third following comfortable victory

Radcliffe captain Chris Berry

Young stars can inspire Radcliffe, says captain Chris Berry

Greenmount captain Andy Kerr on his way to a half century

CRICKET: Greenmount aim to bow out with trophy double

TENNIS: Walmer A keep up pressure

RAMSBOTTOM consolidated second place in the Lancashire League and drew within eight points of leaders Burnley with an emphatic victory built around another superlative performance from professional Daryn Smit (pictured above left) – albeit against an un

CRICKET: Second-placed Ramsbottom smash depleted Church

Record-breaking Greenmount bowler Mark Stewart

CRICKET: It’s Mark Stewart’s day as he breaks Bolton League's bowling record but Kearsley rain on his parade

CRICKET: David Flanagan’s eight-wicket haul destroys title-hopefuls Walshaw

Bury's Simon Belston battles to 37 against Blackrod in the Cross Cup semi-final

CRICKET: Defeated Bury miss out on their final opportunity

Professional Raheel Majeed hit his first century for Radcliffe

CRICKET: Radcliffe skipper Chris Berry is out for revenge at leaders Crompton

Greenmount bowler Mark Stewart is back row, second from the left

Stewart closes in on Bolton League wicket-taking record

Brooksbottom follow up a four-wicket defeat at Edenfield in the league with a 29-run Twenty 20 victory over Edenfield

Brooksbottom bounce back from league defeat to claim Twenty20 success

Walshaw's Gavin Nicholl in action against Golborne

Walshaw and Bury remain in the hunt for Bolton Association title

Ramsbottom pro Daryn Smit played second-fiddle to Simon Read

Ramsbottom 'warhorse' Read sweeps aside Burnley batsmen

Radcliffe's Anwar Ul-Haq

CRICKET: Radcliffe's title hopes fading fast following third defeat on the bounce

Greenmount's Philip Heaton bowling against Bradshaw CC

CRICKET: There’s plenty of depth in the Greenmount team, says captain Andy Kerr

CRICKET: Consecutive wins give Brooksbottom confidence, says captain Paul Hopton

Professional Ashen Silva hit 50 for Bury

CRICKET: Derby cup clash between Walshaw and Bury marred by slow overs controversy

Martyn Coates was unavailable for both of Radcliffe's weekend fixtures

CRICKET: Radcliffe will rediscover form and bounce back, says skipper Chris Berry

CRICKET: Ramsbottom unable to build on impressive victory

Greater Manchester Cricket League to form a company with directors – full statement on latest developments

Greater Manchester Cricket League to form a company with directors – full statement on latest developments

Tottington St Johns ladies continued their excellent form in Division One of the Yorkshire Women’s Regional League with victory against Vernon Carus Australian Meg Philips hit 76 as Totty totalled 176 and captain Jennifer Laycock took five wickets for t

CRICKET: Tottington St Johns ladies star against Vernon Carus

CRICKET: Captain Paul Hopton leads Brooksbottom to elusive win

Radcliffe bowler Saif Ur-Rehman

Captain Chris Berry slams poor batting as Radcliffe fall to second defeat of season

Alex Breckin enjoyed a good weekend with both bat and ball

CRICKET: Bury’s title push back on track after win at Daisy Hill

Phil Ingham batting

CRICKET: Table-toppers Greenmount tickled pink by success over Farnworth

Bury Allstars' Kameron Hargreaves [Purple] in action against Adlington in the U14's Players Cup Final at The Eddie Davies Academy. Photograph by: John McGibbon - 10/05/2015 (25632869)

Bury Allstars cup final heartache

Woodbank captain Anthony Harris

CRICKET: Young side need time to gel, says Woodbank captain Anthony Harris

Greenmount's Captain, Andy Kerr in batting action against Egerton wicketkeeper Dan Partington

CRICKET: Greenmount's Andy Kerr aiming for the top after convincing win at Egerton

Radcliffe bowler Jimmy Dixon

CRICKET: Radcliffe captain Chris Berry hails dynamic duo Jimmy Dixon and Raheel Majeed after double victories

Radcliffe bowler Saif Ur-Rehman took five wickets against Elton

CRICKET: Captain Chris Berry says Radcliffe must 'be on top of their game' against Heywood in the Wood Cup

This season Bury Cricket Club team who tonight announced their resignation from the Bolton Association and will be joining the Greater Manchester League from next season

Bury Cricket Club resign from the Bolton Association to join the Greater Manchester League

Pictured back, from left, are Asif Iqbal, Neil Butterworth, Russell Brooks, Nick Marsh, Rick Carr, Ian Crabtree; front Clive Brooks, Paul Meehan, Simon Marsh (captain), Meg Phillips and Kieran Coe.

Tottington St John's debutant Meg Phillips becomes first female cricketer to play in North Manchester League

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