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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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Sat 18 August – Acton Reynald v Cae Glas

Cae Glas were hoping to continue their late season form with a visit to Grinshill and Acton Reynald’s ground on Saturday. Having won the toss, the home side, rather surprisingly, chose to bat , but the decision was vindicated as they posted 203 in their 40 overs, thanks largely to a fine unbeaten 88 from […]

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Sat 11 August – St Georges III v Cae Glas

It was another successful weekend for Cae Glas as both sides secured maximum points. The seconds courtesy of Lilleshall conceding, having not being able to raise a side, but the first won a thrilling close fought contest away to St Georges. Batting first they posted their top score of the season making 208 for 4 […]

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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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