May 242017

LIAM Mason makes a welcome return to action for Heywood on a busy weekend of cricket at Crimble.

Mason comes into the senior side after being unavailable owing to work commitments for Saturday’s home clash with Dukinfield in Division One of the Greater Manchester League, and on Sunday when Heywood entertain Astley and Tyldesley in the Derek Kay 1st Xl Cup.

The Dawson brothers, Andy and Simon, are still missing on Saturday but return to the side after holiday on Sunday when they replace Mikey Grogan and Cabhan Hilton.

The second team face their Astley and Tyldesley counterparts on Sunday when they travel to the Bolton area side in the Perfit 2nd X1 Cup.

There is a Crimble bonus on Bank Holiday Monday when the third team take on Woodbank in a rearranged league game.

HEYWOOD 1st X1 (v Dukinfield, home, Saturday, 1pm): D Pawson (capt), R Cross, A Kerr, J Morley, S Burrill, W Hunt, L Mason, H Naeem, M Grogan, C Hilton, T Townsend (pro).

HEYWOOD 1st X1 (v Astley and Tyldesley, home, Sunday, 1pm, Derek Kay 1st X1 Cup): A Dawson and S Dawson replace M Grogan and C Hilton.

HEYWOOD 2nd X1 (v Astley and Tyldesley, away, Sunday, 1 30pm, Per-Fit 2nd X1 Cup): M Grogan (capt), R Bennett, C Kaye, S Evans, J Keyworth, C Hilton, M Witts, J Mills, K Nugent, T Pagett, R Purser.

HEYWOOD 3rd X1 (v Woodbank, home, Monday, 2pm): D Fawcett (capt), S Evans, J Keyworth, C Hilton, M Witts, L Jackson, T Pagett, K Nugent, W Taylor, H Vernon, M Grogan.

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May 172017

HEYWOOD are forced into making four changes for their trip to Stand on Saturday, when they bid to continue their unbeaten start to life in Division One of the Greater Manchester League. Unavailable are opening bowlers Simon and Andy Dawson, who are on holiday, Wes Hunt and James Seddon. Answering a call to make her Click here for more ….

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May 152017

ANOTHER impressive all-round performance saw Heywood prove too hot for fellow high-fliers Woodhouses as they maintained their unbeaten start to the season. Heywood’s bowling attack probed diligently to restrict the visitors to 153, after they had looked capable of a more significant contribution, then they knocked off the runs for the loss of just three Click here for more ….

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May 122017

HEYWOOD are giving girls the chance to make their cricket mark – whether they have played the game before or not. The Club has launched their own all girls cricket team, Heywood Monkeys, under the guidance of manager Paul Wright, who has past experience of such a venture and fulfils all the criteria required to Click here for more ….

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May 122017

HEYWOOD welcome back key players for a big senior double header at Crimble this weekend. Bobby Cross, Jack Morley and James Seddon return for the Greater Manchester League Division One top-of-the-table clash with Woodhouses tomorrow (Saturday), and the Royal London Club Championship second round meeting with Prestwich on Sunday. Morley has missed the last two Click here for more ….

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May 112017

A SPRING Camp will be staged at Crimble from May 30 to June 1. The three-day event costs only £15 for the three days, and just £5 for an individual day. All age groups, boys and girls, are welcome for the sessions from 9.30am to 3.30pm, when there will be fully qualified ECB coaches on Click here for more ….

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May 102017

HEYWOOD have delayed picking teams in the build-up to a big weekend double-header at Crimble. The senior side face fellow Greater Manchester League Division One high-fliers Woodhouses on Saturday, and entertain top Premier League side Prestwich on Sunday in the second round of the Royal London National Club Championship. Both games start at 1pm. The second team, Click here for more ….

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May 052017

HEYWOOD 3rd X1 (v Greenmount, at Bamford Fieldhouse, Sunday, 2pm):  M Grogan (capt), J Kaye (wkt), M Witts, K Nugent, J Mills, T Pagett, H Vernon, W Taylor, L Jackson, C Hilton, J Keyworth.

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May 032017

HEYWOOD’S first and second teams have again been hit by withdrawals as they prepare for their weekend games against Unsworth. Several players are unavailable, including vital first team opening batsman and wicketkeeper Bobby Cross, who hit top form in the victory at Winton last Saturday. Missing for a second successive match is 15-year-old rounder Jack Click here for more ….

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Apr 262017

HEYWOOD have been forced to make changes to their senior side for the trip to Winton on Saturday. Shaun Burrill and Wes Hunt, who both played key roles in the exciting Royal London ECB Cup win at Farnworth on Sunday, are unavailable. Mikey Grogan and Chris Booth take their places, with Humza Naeem reclaiming his Click here for more ….

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