Jan 222019
 

HEYWOOD have arranged three pre-season friendlies prior to the start of the 2019 Greater Manchester Cricket League season.

All are at Crimble starting on Sunday, April 7, with a second team game against Middleton.

The senior side then take the stage the following weekend, facing a Lancashire Under-19s side on Saturday, April 13, then the Middleton first team the following day.

The League action gets going on Saturday, April 20, when the 1st X1 start their Division 1A campaign with a visit to Denton West.

The 2nd X1, promoted to Division 3 East following the defection of Hollinwood, get their season going the same day at home to their Oldham CC counterparts.

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Jan 042019
 

HEYWOOD have made what they believe to be a significant signing as professional for the coming 2019 season. He is Faisal Iqbal, 37, who has played 26 Test matches for Pakistan between 2001 and 2010 and 18 one-day internationals. His uncle is Javed Miandad, one of Pakistan’s greatest ever batsmen. Faisal is a right-hand batsman, Click here for more ….

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Jan 042019
 

HEYWOOD’S second team have been promoted to Division 3 East of the Greater Manchester Cricket League despite finishing only third in the 2018 season. Champions Hollinwood finished top of Division 4 East but have informed the League that they are unable to take up their promotion place. It means that Heywood’s second X1 move up Click here for more ….

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Dec 122018
 

TWO popular pre-Christmas events promise to make Heywood Cricket Club a lively place this coming Sunday (December 16). The Children’s Christmas Party starts at 1.30pm and the evening features the annual Carol Concert. The afternoon event for the young ones is always a highlight, and the feature will be a visit by Father Christmas. The Click here for more ….

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Dec 112018
 

UntitledSOME of the best known names in cricket history are on an illustrious list of professionals who have played for Heywood. The list of the paid men who have lit up Crimble with their batting brilliance features the likes of New Zealand Test captain John Reid, future England coach Andy Flower (Zimbabwe), West Indian Test Click here for more ….

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Nov 272018
 

Batting AmateurIn the latest of a series of articles reflecting on some of the best cricketers to have played for Heywood, STEVE McHUGH looks at the achievements of the leading all-time amateur run-scorers for the Club. Thanks for most of the facts and figures must go to the late Vernon Connolly and Flo Cromarty, and now Click here for more ….

Nov 222018
 

A BUSY weekend at the newly refurbished Heywood Cricket Club will be rounded off by the annual Christmas Fayre on Sunday (November 25). It’s free entry to the popular annual event from noon which gives members and guests the chance to browse the Christmas market stalls. There will also be attractions for the kids, and Click here for more ….

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Nov 092018
 

Heywood CC’s Clubhouse re-opens on Saturday 24th November from 4 pm We’re inviting all our members down to see the new look Heywood Cricket Club and enjoy a drink before we begin to welcome in the good folk of Heywood and beyond. Be some of the first to enjoy our new decor by joining friends for a drink Click here for more ….

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Nov 052018
 

ANOTHER highly successful annual event is being followed by Heywood Cricket Club shutting down while a major refurbishment takes place. Saturday’s bonfire and fireworks display again attracted another bumper crowd to Crimble. Now the Club is closing its doors while it gets a new interior facelift. The refurbishment is being sponsored by Jack Wilson, one Click here for more ….

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Oct 292018
 

bonnypics4One of the highlights of the year is almost upon with the annual bonfire and firework display. This year the event is being held on Saturday 3rd November. Gates will open at 6pm with the fire being lit at 6.45pm. Fireworks will commence at 7.45pm. Tickets will remain at £3 for adults and £1.50 for Click here for more ….

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