Jul 182018
 

BIG matches keep coming along for Heywood’s first and second teams and this coming weekend (July 21 and 22) is no exception.

The senior side on Saturday go to Woodhouses, who, like their opponents, are fighting to avoid relegation from the Greater Manchester Premier League.

Sunday sees a trip to Royton in the semi-final  of the Derek Kay 1st X1 Cup. The winners will play Greenmount or Flowery Field in the final on August 5.

The second team, meanwhile, host their Woodhouses counterparts at Crimble on Saturday hoping to maintain their position at the top of Division 4 East.

And the third team have a Division 2A date at Monton and Weaste on Sunday.

HEYWOOD 1st X1 (v Woodhouses, away, Saturday, 1pm): T Townsend (capt), D Pawson, R Cross, A Kerr, J Morley, R Paterson, M Grogan, M Witts, A Dawson, S Dawson, T McQuinn.

HEYWOOD 1st X1 (v Royton, away, Sunday, 1st X1 Cup semi-final, 1pm): S Burrill and D Fawcett replace R Cross and A Kerr in above team.

HEYWOOD 2nd X1 (v Woodhouses, home, Saturday, 1.30pm): S Evans (capt), R Bennett, J Kaye, K Nugent, L Clarkson, J Mills, M Hood, S Byrne, W Taylor, C Hilton, T Pagett.

HEYWOOD 3rd X1 (v Monton and Weaste, away, Sunday, 2pm): S Evans (capt), C McNally, D Fare, L Forshaw, L Clarkson, C Hilton, W Taylor, T Pagett, R Purser, S Byrne, E Clarkson.

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Jul 182018
 

BLOOMCRIM1A FACELIFT for Heywood Cricket Club’s ground this season has seen the ground put forward for recognition. Regulars to Crimble will have noticed hanging baskets of flowers erected at the front of the pavilion, plus tubs on the Patio, adding colour and style to the setting and receiving regular compliments. And the garden areas either Click here for more ….

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Jul 172018
 

  HEYWOOD stayed joint top of Division 4 East in the Greater Manchester Premier League after they pulled the match out of the fire at Moorside. The visitors eventually won by 22 runs at the Oldham area club, but it was a game where the balance of power constantly ebbed and flowed. There was little Click here for more ….

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Jul 162018
 

HEYWOOD Cricket Club hosts another Lancashire age-group game tomorrow and Wednesday (July 17 and 18). The Red Rose county’s Under-16s side takes on Cheshire in a two-day festival match, with an 11am start on both days. It’s a chance to run the rule over some of the area’s most promising young talent and enhances Crimble’s Click here for more ….

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Jul 162018
 

A LETHAL return of six wickets for seven runs from just 36 balls by Travis Townsend acted as a Heywood catalyst to a vital Greater Manchester Premier League victory. The Heywood professional embarked on his deadly spree with Egerton 46-3 chasing Heywood’s modest total of 116 on a tricky Crimble wicket, before a packed pavilion Click here for more ….

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Jul 112018
 

HEYWOOD welcome back Jack Morley to first team action on Saturday after his recent Lancashire commitments. The 17-year-old all-rounder features in the side which hosts Egerton, with Heywood needing to start racking up some points as they bid to preserve their Greater Manchester Premier League status. The second team, back on top of Division 4 Click here for more ….

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Jul 112018
 

LEE Clarkson turned in an outstanding bowling performance as Heywood’s second team easily accounted for Failsworth Macedonia to go back joint top of Division Four 4 East of the Greater Manchester League. The off-spinner was introduced into the attack with the Crimble visitors going well on 46-1 but he quickly transformed the face of the Click here for more ….

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Jul 092018
 

HEYWOOD’S players and supporters will take a trip down memory lane in the semi-finals of the Derek Kay 1st X1 Cup. They have been given a trip to Royton, their perennial foes in the Central Lancashire League before both clubs joined the newly-formed Greater Manchester League, on Sunday, July 22. The other semi-final sees Greenmount host Click here for more ….

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Jul 062018
 

CRICKET fans can still get their dose of the action at Crimble on Sunday. The Greater Manchester League’s representative side will be in action against the Liverpool Competition in the Lancashire Inter-League KO Cup. The 50-overs-per-side match starts at 1pm and will feature some of the county’s brightest League talents.

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Jul 042018
 

HEYWOOD are hopeful of the welcome return of Simon Dawson to first team action for Saturday’s visit to champions and current Greater Manchester Premier League leaders Flixton. Cricket chairman Roger Smethurst said: “At the time of writing, we are awaiting confirmation that his return, after a brief period at Middleton, has been sanctioned by the Click here for more ….

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