Supporters braved the weather and enjoyed Crimble hospitality as a Heywood CC XI won the first match of the season on a freezing cold Easter Monday. Heywood beat a Lancashire under-19s XI by five wickets, with some encouraging performances across the board. Most encouraging from a Heywood point of view was Andy Dawson. Coming on Click here for more ….
Heywood will field a team of talented young players for their first pre-season match against Lancashire under-19s at Crimble – including two of the best young players outside of the town. Brothers Greg and Scott Butterworth, both playing for Rochdale this season, will be part of a side that will feature captain Bobby Cross and Click here for more ….
Cricket is coming early to Crimble this year. A special friendly has been arranged between Heywood 1st XI and Lancashire under-19s on Easter Monday (time TBC), April 1. The Lancs age group side are keen to have a look at their players ahead of the season, and Crimble is one of the few grounds capable Click here for more ….