Jul 172019

HEYWOOD will be missing three first team regulars when they make the trip to Glossop for Saturday’s important game in Division 1A of the Greater Manchester League.

Unavailable are bang-in-form opening batsmen Bobby Cross, key all-rounder Jack Morley and wicketkeeper West Hunt.

Into the side come Mikey Grogan, Jacob Kaye and Tom Pagett. Andy Dawson will keep wicket.

The second team are at home to Saddleworth the same day.

HEYWOOD 1st X1 (v Glossop, away, Saturday, 1pm): S Burrill (capt), A Dawson (wkt), J Kettleborough, M Grogan, S Dawson, S Asildada, C Hilton, M Witts, J Kaye, T Pagett, F Iqbal.

HEYWOOD 2nd X1 (v Saddleworth, home, Saturday, 1.30pm): S Evans (capt), D Hilton, R Smethurst, C Kaye, J Mills, D Fawcett, Z Baig, J Keyworth, L Grogan, C McNally, W Taylor.

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Jul 172019

WILL1 (2)CRIMBLE is the setting for a feast of T20 cricket today (Wednesday, July 17, 1pm). Two games, organised by former Heywood all-rounder Will Purser of Icon Sports UK, will be between a cric.com SelectX1 and an Icon Sports UK X1. The standard, judging by the talent already pledging to playing in the games, should be Click here for more ….

 July 17, 2019  No Responses »
Jul 162019

REPORT BY ROGER SMETHURST: Heywood 3rds took on Egerton at Heywood on Sunday knowing that they faced a significantly tougher test than their win against Brooksbottom the previous weekend. With Tom Sullivan unavailable Heywood made one change, welcoming back veteran Dave Hilton following his return to the UK after five years working abroad. Heywood won Click here for more ….

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Jul 112019

CRIMBLE will on Saturday (July 13) be the setting for a second annual fund-raising day for the Christie Hospital in Withington. Heywood take on Moorside in a vital Greater Manchester League game, but the occasion will also celebrate the life of a former player. Kenny Farrar, who played for the first team as wicketkeeper in Click here for more ….

 July 11, 2019  No Responses »
Jul 102019

HEYWOOD gave their Division 3 East survival hopes a shot-in-the-arm with a convincing win at Oldham. The home side were bundled out for 45 in just 20.1 overs, with James Mills and Lee Grogan turning in impressive spells. Mills led the way with 6-19 from 10.1 overs and Grogan backed him up at the other Click here for more ….

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Jul 102019

HEYWOOD will be hoping that James Kettleborough can continue carry his prolific batting form into Saturday’s latest crunch game at home to Moorside. Heywood are new leaders of Division 1A of the Greater Manchester League by three points from Moorside, and Kettleborough has been one of the key components in their rise to the top Click here for more ….

 July 10, 2019  No Responses »
Jul 082019

Match CentreA SIXTH successive victory took Heywood to the top of Division 1A in the Greater Manchester League at the start of the second half of the season. But while a 39-run verdict over previous pacesetters Denton West was eventually comfortable it produced what had seemed an unlikely twitchy finish at sunbathed Crimble. Heywood rattled up Click here for more ….

 July 8, 2019  No Responses »
Jul 042019

THE Committee of Heywood Cricket Club have called an Extraordinary General Meeting of all members in the Crimble clubhouse on Thursday, August 1 (7.45pm). The sole item for discussion will be: ‘That this Club should consider an application to join the Lancashire Cricket League for the 2021 season’. Heywood were founder members of the Central Click here for more ….

 July 4, 2019  8 Responses »
Jul 042019

THE big games keep coming thick and fast for Heywood’s senior side with another crunch home clash at the weekend. Denton West, new leaders of Division 1A, are the visitors to Crimble on Saturday as the Greater Manchester League season enters its second half. Heywood are buoyant after five successive League victories and well placed Click here for more ….

 July 4, 2019  No Responses »
Jun 262019

HEYWOOD bid to extend their winning Greater Manchester League run in a crunch Crimble clash on Saturday. The senior side have won their last four games in Division 1A and now entertain top-of-the-table Glodwick, whom they trails by just two points. Glodwick have 35 points; Denton West are second with 34 points; Glossop, Heywood and Click here for more ….

 June 26, 2019  No Responses »
Jun 252019

HEYWOOD Monkeys failed to make the quarter-finals of the Marston’s T20 Cup when they were well beaten by Stayley Scorpions in their last group game. Heywood posted what looked like a reasonable score of 134 with three balls of their allotted 20 overs left thanks to 56 from professional Faisal Iqbal, 20 by skipper Sean Click here for more ….

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