Sep 272019
 

CRIMBLE will be a hive of activity for the Club’s eagerly anticipated Presentation Evening on Saturday, October 12 (7pm).

The awards will range from:

+ The Lancashire All Stars cricket section, featuring five to eight-year-olds.

+ The junior teams comprising the Under-9s, Under-11s, Under-13s, Under-14s and Under-18s.

+ The senior sides made up of the 1st X1, 2nd X1 and 3rd Xl.

All the different sections will feature batting, bowling and fielding awards. In the case of the Under-9s through to the Under-15s, there will also be a Manager’s Special Award.

And one of the highlights of the ceremony will be the overall awards to the Player-of-the-Year, the Most Improved Player-of-the-Year, the Young Player-of-the-Year and the Junior Player-of-the-Year.

MC for the evening will be David Cross, and families are advised to get down early for their preferred seats with the occasion traditionally attracting a full house.

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Sep 172019
 

HEYWOOD chairman John Rhodes has issued a rallying call for the future following the Club slipping into the third tier of the Greater Manchester League. Two seasons ago, Heywood were among the elite in the Premier League. Now they face up to life in the newly-created Championship. Another new set-up, the Premier Division 2, will Click here for more ….

 September 17, 2019  No Responses »
Sep 112019
 

HEYWOOD’S senior side will have a stand-in professional on display for their crucial final match of the season at Glodwick on Saturday (noon). With Faisal Iqbal having returned home to Pakistan, the Club have moved swiftly to secure the services of Rumesh Buddika, a 28-year-old Sri Lankan left-handed batsman who bowls off-spin. He has been Click here for more ….

 September 11, 2019  No Responses »
Sep 102019
 

REPORT BY ROGER SMETHURST: After what could only be described as a disastrous Saturday for Heywood, a youthful 3rd team under Joey O’Neill’s stewardship went to Brooksbottom the following day trying to get something out of the weekend for the Club. Bowling first, the thirds put in a controlled performance in the field with economical opening Click here for more ….

 September 10, 2019  No Responses »
Sep 052019
 

HEYWOOD Cricket Club are completing arrangements to stage the prestigious Lancashire Cricket Foundation Cup final at Crimble this coming Sunday (August 8, noon). The clash between Lancashire League clubs Norden and Darwen is one of the highlights of the club season in the county and is expected to attract a large crowd. And the Club Click here for more ….

 September 5, 2019  No Responses »
Sep 042019
 

IT’S crunch for Heywood’s senior side on Saturday when they host Flowery Field in match vital to both teams. The visitors are in joint third place in Division 1A of the Greater Manchester League, five points behind leaders Denton West and four adrift of second-placed Moorside in the chase for the top two end-of-season spots Click here for more ….

 September 4, 2019  No Responses »
Sep 042019
 

REPORT BY ROGER SMETHURST: Following last week’s deserved victory Heywood’s 2nd x1 were in a confident mood as they entertained Flowery Field at Crimble despite missing captain Steve Evans but welcoming back regulars Dom Fawcett, Jacob Kaye, Lee Grogan and Matt Hood. Heavy rain an hour before the scheduled start took its toll on the square and Click here for more ….

 September 4, 2019  No Responses »
Aug 282019
 

HEYWOOD’S senior side go to Uppermill on Saturday knowing that it’s crunch time in the Greater Manchester Cricket League. With three games left of the 2019 season they still have a chance of promotion back to the Premier League by finishing in the top two of Division 1A. But a secondary target is a place Click here for more ….

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