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14th July, Cae Glas v Calverhall

Cae Glas found it tough against Division 3 high flyers Calverhall on Saturday at Gatacre. Asked to bat first, the home side amassed 138 for 7 in their 40 overs, which on a dry pitch and fast outfield was always going to be difficult to defend. Chief contributors for Cae Glas were Ian Holgate (20), […]

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14th July, Allscott III v Cae Glas II

Having lost the toss ( business as usual) Cae Glas were asked to bat first on another scorching day and fast outfield. So fast was the outfield that there were over 60 boundaries on the day. Elliot Coulson top scored with 79, his maiden 50, and shared in a partnership of 109 with Nick Chesters […]

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7th July – Cae Glas II v Condover II

Cae Glas 2nd XI v Condover 2nd XI – Having won the toss, a rarity in itself, Condover were invited to bat first on a hard wicket and lightning fast outfield. It was no surprise that runs came freely in the first few overs as anything past the fielders raced to the boundary. Sam Brookes […]

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30th June – Iscoyd + Fenns II v Cae Glas II

Having lost the toss again Cae Glas were asked to bowl first at the sun drenched picturesque John Faulkner Ground at Iscoed Park. John Clarke and Shaun Southern bowled with their usual control as the Home side made a cautious start. Jamie Downey batted well at the top of the innings with 52 but it […]

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9 Jun – Cae Glas II v Welshpool II

At a sunny Gatacre a strong Welshpool side won the toss and batted first. With typical good bowling and ground fielding Welshpool were restricted to 162-9. Nick Roberts top scored with 47 and was ably supported by skipper Jordan Harding with 30. Simon dean bowled well at the death with 3-20 to go with a […]

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30th June, Cae Glas v Fenns Bank

Fenns Bank were the visitors to a glorious Gatacre on Saturday as Cae Glas enjoyed the hottest day of the season so far. It was not to be best of afternoons for the home side as a powerful Fenns Bank batting line up piled on the runs in their 45 overs, posting an impressive 230 […]

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23 June, Church Stretton v Cae Glas

Cae Glas were involved in yet another tight finish in their tie at Church Stretton on Saturday. Yet again losing the toss, they were invited to bat on a very green and lively wicket, which was to prove tricky for batting all day. George Candler was the main contributor on the Cae Glas side, compiling […]

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9th June – Harpers v Cae Glas

Cae Glas made the trip to Harper Adams on Saturday hoping to build on their back to back wins of the last fortnight, but they were to be thwarted by a hard hitting home side. Batting first the home side went for their shots from the start and only some tight bowling from Gareth Edgerton […]

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Sat 2 June – St Georges IV v Cae Glas II

Having lost the toss again Cae Glas were invited to bat by St Georges in the first of the seasons win/lose games. Steady batting at the top of the order saw Cae Glas total 146. Rob Coulson (57) scored his maiden 50 backed up by the ever reliable Tim Smith with 29. Mike Ross with […]

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26th May – Cae Glas v St Georges III

Under white clouds and muggy conditions, Cae Glas were playing their 2nd of three consecutive home matches at Gatacre, with both the square and outfield looking in great condition albeit a little damp from the previous 24 hours rain. Cae Glas won the toss and elected to field against the team from Telford and bowled […]

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