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1st June, Cae Glas II v Beacon III

Having won the toss table topping Beacon were invited to bat first and were initially tied down by the accurate bowling of John Clarke and Andy Hughes. They eventually mustered 155-9 thanks to 30 from Ed Pharo and 24 from Luke Bedford. Alex Carter taking 3-33 and Shaun Southern 2-18. In reply Cae Glas were […]

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Sat 1 June, Church Stretton v Cae Glas

Cae Glas entered the win/lose format of the Shropshire league hoping to show better form with the bat than they have thus far managed to muster. as they made the journey to picturesque Church Stretton on Saturday. Having surprisingly opted to bat first, the home side opening pair of Pete Lee and Saf Khalid showed […]

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Sat 25 May – Cae Glas v Wheaton Aston

It was a day of mixed fortunes for Cae Glas as they entertained Wheaton Aston at Gatacre on Saturday. Having put the visitors in they almost had a dream start when Wheaton Aston danger man Nathan Whittingham edged to slip in the first over, but the chance was spilled and he rode his luck further […]

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18th May – Trysull v Cae Glas

Cae Glas’s long trip to Trysull & Seisdon proved to be a disappointment as they crashed to a defeat by 152 runs on Saturday. Inviting the hosts to bat, skipper Neil Bennett led the way as he capitalised on anything loose as Trysull raced to 28 without loss in the first 4 overs. As the […]

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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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