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18th May – Cae Glas II v Fenns Bank II

Having won the toss Cae Glas invited Fenns bank to bat first on a chilly day at Gatacre. Fenns captain Steve Reece warmed the day up with a swift 26 including 2 sixes before being well caught by Matt Coulson in the deep. With this dismissal the bowlers were then always on top and only […]

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11th May – Albrighton II v Cae Glas II

Cae Glas travelled one player short to Albrighton and after winning the toss put the home side in. Opening bowlers John Clarke and Alex Carter bowled well with little reward, and though few wickets were taken in the innings, the ball was in the air often, just eluding fielders. However, Albrighton never got away and […]

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11th May – Cae Glas v Fenns Bank

An early start and hard work by Cae Glas ground volunteers bore fruit on Saturday when they entertained local rivals Fenns Bank at Gatacre on Saturday. Torrential rain earlier in the week had left standing water in a number of areas, and the game doubtful, despite the better weather. Things didn’t start to well when […]

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Sep 15th, Fenns Bank v Cae Glas

The first’s were at picturesque Iscoyd Park, and having won the toss had no hesitation in asking the home side to bat. It proved to be wise decision as a superb opening spell from Gaz Edgerton soon had Fenns in trouble as he took the first 6 wickets for only 18 runs in his 9 […]

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Sep 15th, Cae Glas II v Fenns Bank and Isycoed II

The season finale was against local rivals Fenns bank who struggled for runs having been asked to bat first. John Clarke was particularly miserly with 4-23 from 15 overs and the tail was quickly mopped up by simon dean 3-2 and Helen morris 2-2. For fenns only Gavin kelly with 21 and Jamie dowley with […]

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Sat Sep 8 – Quatt III v Cae Glas II

Another toss lost and Cae Glas batted first at a damp Quatt oval and amassed 187-6 in a match reduced to 35 overs due to a wet outfield and the prospect of more rain.  Ben Hipkiss top scored with 80,  sharing important partnerships with Tim smith, Shaun Southern, Simon Dean and Barry Vaughan. Joe Cotham […]

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Sat 8 Sep – Cae Glas v Church Stretton

Cae Glas entertained fellow mid table side Church Stretton at Gatacre on Saturday in a game reduced to 30 overs by the inclement weather. Batting first, Church Stretton started postively and were 92 for 1 at the half way stage, Saff Khalid leading the way with a breezy 36. However Stretton collapsed to 115 all […]

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Sat 1 Sep – Hinstock v Cae Glas

Cae Glas took maximum points against promotion hopefuls Hinstock on Saturday, but in a very unsatisfactory manner. Hinstock have been nomadic for their home games for much of the season, and the game was scheduled to take palce at the Bowring in Wellington. Cae Glas, having made the journey to Telford where disappointed to find […]

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Sat 1 Sep – Cae Glas II v Ellesmere II

Ellesmere having won the toss elected to bat first and made a steady start with 38 runs bring added for the first wicket. Their momentum was briefly  halted when 3 wickets went down with the score on 50. The complex of the game changed with the introduction of Andy Hughes who took 6-4 as the […]

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Sat 18 August – Cae Glas II v St Georges IV

Once again Cae Glas were asked to bat first and a 100 opening partnership between Andy kemp 47 and Tim Turner 44 promised a large total. Mirroring the test side there was then a sizeable batting collapse as 7 wickets fell for 40 runs. It was only thanks to an undefeated 8th wicket stand of […]

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