HEYWOOD’S proposed first team friendly at Middleton on Saturday (April 9) has been cancelled. Towncroft, like many other clubs, has taken a battering during the winter and Heywood have been informed by their neighbours that it will not be fit for the weekend. Heywood have a double header of friendlies scheduled for Crimble on Saturday Click here for more ….
REPORT BY STEVE McHUGH: IT had to happen sometime, and Heywood were sent tumbling to their first defeat of the season by an all-star Bamford Fieldhouse side in the second round of the Lancashire KO Cup. The six-wicket victory for a side containing two former Test players, a top South African recruit and several men Click here for more ….
BY STEVE McHUGH: COCK-A-HOOP Heywood face a triple challenge to their unbeaten start to the cricket season this weekend. They go to Norden on Friday for a difficult opening group match of the John Willie Lees Twenty20 Cup. On Saturday, Oldham are the visitors to Crimble as Heywood bid to make it six consecutive maximum Click here for more ….
Heywood visit Bamford Fieldhouse for a tough LCB KO second-round clash. Heywood crushed Flixton on Sunday by seven wickets to set up a mouth-watering clash with Andy Barton’s high-profile side on May 27. ‘Bamfordshire’, as they are known for the rash of former professionals – country, county and club – in their ranks, beat Woodhouses Click here for more ….
BY STEVE McHUGH: BOBBY Cross clicked into top gear as Heywood marched into the second round of the Lancashire Cricket Board’s KO Cup competition. The skipper, bowled in freakish manner the previous day for a duck at Rochdale, hit 92 as Heywood chased down a Flixton score of 198-8 with just three wickets down. And Click here for more ….