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Sat 4 August, Much Wenlock v Cae Glas

It was another successful weekend for Cae Glas as both sides won their respective fixtures against Much Wenlock. The firsts had the greater challenge, as the home side posted a creditable 174 for 5 in their 40 overs, thanks largely to a rather fortuitous 70 from Alan Tudor. It could have been a far bigger […]

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Sat 4 August, Cae Glas II v Much Wenlock II

Full credit to Much Wenlock for fulfilling the fixture where many clubs would have conceded. With only 8 available and missing many regular players they mustered a spirited 39 with skipper Andy Marlow top score with 13. Cae glas used 8 bowlers with John Clarke taking 3-2 and Alex Carter 2-2. Chasing 40 to win […]

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Sat 28 July, Corvedale II v Cae Glas II

No need to know who won the toss as Corvedales decision to ask Cae Glas to bat first looked a good one as they tottered at 48-5 off just 10 overs. Tim Morris with 37 steadied the ship and an unbroken century partnership between Nick Chesters 61 not out and Shaun Southern 39 not out […]

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Sat 28 July, Chelmarsh v Cae Glas

Cae Glas were in need of a win against their mid-table opponents from South Shropshire if they were to start to climb away from the lower end of the Division, so it was fortuitous that skipper Pete Bowyer won the toss and decided to put Chelmarsh in to bat in this 40 over game. Gatacre […]

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Sat 21 July, Cae Glas II v Allscott III

No need to say who won the toss as Cae Glas were asked to bat first at Gatacre on a wicket lacking pace following Fridays heavy rain. Batting was difficult due to a combination of a 2 paced wicket and accurate bowling and only 4 batsmen reached double figures. Marco Ginnassi 22, Ben Hipkiss 14, […]

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Sat 21 July, Prees v Cae Glas

It was another disappointing weekend for Cae Glas against fellow 3rd Division strugglers Prees on Saturday. Losing the toss yet again, Cae Glas could only muster 89 as they were dismissed in the 37th over on a remarkably lush Prees ground. Only skipper Pete Bowyer made any real resistance, but when he ran out of […]

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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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