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23 Sep – Cae Glas v Harpers

The final game of the 2017 season was played under murky skies on a very damp wicket has Cae Glas played host to Harpers, who were third in the table hoping for a win and a chance of promotion. Cae Glas won the toss and elected to bowl in this 35 over match and started […]

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16 Sep – Cae Glas II v Bishops Castle II

In their final home game of the season Cae Glas were invited to bat first in a match reduced to 30 overs. With a slow wicket and a wet outfield boundaries were as rare as hens teeth but both openers adapting well to the conditions and positive running saw Cae Glas Total 122 without loss. […]

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16 Sep – Ludlow 3 v Cae Glas

Cae Glas made the long journey to league leaders Ludlow hoping to mark their last away game with a success, but it was not to be. They started well enough, when openers Ian Holgate and Andy Griffiths started confidently against the league leaders pace attack putting on 58 for the first wicket, and when Holgate […]

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9 Sep – Cae Glas v Hodnet Peplow and Tibberton

Cae Glas were back at Gatacre hosting promotion chasing Hodnet, Peplow and Tibberton in a match that at midday looked like being called off due to the heavy rain that had fallen that morning. However the sun came out and the match was able to get going slightly later than planned, with Cae Glas winning […]

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Sep 2 – Cae Glas II v St Georges IV

2nd placed St Georges were asked to bat first at sunny Gatacre and found runs extremely hard to come by on a slow wicket with variable bounce. They were quickly bowled out for 57 with extras top scoring with 17. Shaun Southern matched his best ever bowling with 7-23 and Nick Chesters weighted in with […]

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Sep 2 – St Georges III v Cae Glas

Cae Glas travelled to Telford to play St. George’s for their penultimate away game of the season last Saturday, hoping to halt a run of two successive defeats that have contributed to a period of inconsistency in the second half of the season, and as a result seen the club slip to mid-table in League […]

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Aug 26th – Cae Glas v Chelmarsh

Having lost a game they shouldn’t have last week away at Acton Reynald, Cae Glas 1st XI were keen to make amends against a strong Chelmarsh side. Unfortunately, Cae Glas were only able to field 9 players due to a number of players being unavailable, therefore a positive result of any kind was going to […]

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Aug 26th – Quatt III v Cae Glass II

Invited to bat first Quatt got off to a positive start with a number of boundaries in the early overs and a big total looked on the cards. This proved not to be the case as excellent fielding and catching resulted in Quatt being bowled out in just 32 overs for 166.All bowlers contributed with […]

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Cae Glas II v Acton Reynald II

Cae Glas were invited to bat first by league leaders Acton Reynald on a damp Gatacre wicket and outfield. Tim Smith 37 and Tim Turner 27 batted doggedly in the conditions and put on 66 for the opening partnership. Tight bowling from all the Acton Reynolds bowlers meant every run was vital and excellent running […]

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