3rd July v Locksbottom CC The 1st XI produced another come-from-behind victory on Saturday, this time against Locksbottom. It was a surprise when our visitors chose to bat first on a helpful pitch, spiced up by an early morning downpour, and our bowlers maintained consistent control for the most part with Mark Utting returning the … More 1st XI match reports – July 2021
CELEBRATE THE END OF LOCKDOWNBY WATCHING A TOP CLASS GAME OF CRICKET FRIDAY 23RD JULY | FROM 11.30am As part of a (Covid delayed) celebration of the 150th Anniversary of Speldhurst Cricket Club’s first recorded game, we on playing an All Day match against MCC, the custodians of the Spirit of Cricket and the most … More Speldhurst Cricket Club is taking on the MCC!
5th June v Cudham Wyse CC The match v Cudham Wyse started terribly, losing both opening batsmen on the eve of the game to track and trace! Unfortunately that meant we had to play with 10 men for the second week in a row and Cudham Wyse took full advantage and hammered us by 169 … More 1st XI match reports – June 2021
5th June v Linton Park CC 2nd XI A week of baking sun was ruined by a Friday of torrential rain, meaning bowling first would have definitely been an advantage on Saturday as the sun shone again. Unfortunately the toss was not kind and the 2s were inserted. A experimental opening pair of Sidhu and … More 2nd XI match reports – June 2021
8th May v Bearsted CC 2nd XI The 2nd XI match versus Bearsted somehow managed to escape most of the wet stuff, as a slightly reduced match at a drier venue was negotiated. After winning the toss, the bowling plaudits reverberated around Nick Coffin as we walked off at tea: a very economical 2-29 from … More 2nd XI match reports – May 2021