Aug 312015

REPORT BY STEVE MCHUGH: HEYWOOD can reflect on the positives and negative of their 47-run defeat at Monton and Weaste. The positives were an outstanding spell of left-arm spin bowling from 12.4 overs by 14-year-old Jack Morley, whose 6-61 return had even the home supporters in glowing with praise; and impressive contributions with the bat Click here for more ….

 August 31, 2015  Tagged with: , ,  No Responses »
Jul 302012

a2s0002Two of Heywood’s talented under-18s came to the rescue of Roger Smethurst’s second team at Monton and Weaste on Saturday. Andy Dawson and Scott Jones dug Heywood out a hole as they claimed four important points that keeps them firmly on target for the club’s first Division Two title since 1984. Batting first, Heywood were Click here for more ….

Jul 302012

hccvmonton0030When it comes to leading from the front, no one does it better than Heywood skipper Bobby Cross. Cross was in sensational form for his side in Saturday’s crushing eight-wicket defeat of Monton and Weaste at Crimble. His unbeaten, match-winning 122 was his 16th century for Heywood and if he has played many better innings Click here for more ….

Jul 102012

HEYWOOD are this week grappling with a dilemma over the date for an important Cup showdown. All the quarter-finalists in the Lees Bitter Twenty20 Cup were ordered to reply their games  on Friday night (6.15), after last Friday’s scheduled date was another total wash-out. But Heywood, who take on Monton and Weaste at Crimble, face Click here for more ….

 July 10, 2012  Tagged with: , , , , ,  1 Response »
Jul 032012

HEYWOOD are building up to a weekend that could define their Central Lancashire Cricket League season. The side that swept all before them in the first third of the campaign have got stuck in the mud left by the summer monsoons, and lost their last four games. So that adds extra importance to Friday’s Lees Click here for more ….

Jul 012012

ANOTHER lacklustre batting display saw Heywood slip to their fourth successive defeat. Their second successive Central Lancashire Cricket League reverse was this time by nine runs on a recalculated target in a rain-hit game at Monton and Weaste. That followed a Wood Cup quarter-final exit at Milnrow, a 42-run league setback at Norden and a Click here for more ….

Jun 302012

Heywood CC face a Friday night showdown with Monton and Weaste at Crimble after topping the North West group in the CLL’s T20 competition. Norden beat Rochdale at Woodhouse Lane last night in a last-ball thriller, meaning Heywood top the group with Middleton going through as runners’-up. It means potentially another great night at Crimble Click here for more ….

 June 30, 2012  Tagged with: , , , ,  No Responses »
Jun 272012

BY SCOTT McHUGH: Steven Wallwork makes a rare appearance for Heywood CC first XI on Saturday for the trip to Monton and Weaste. Curtis Maguire – after his excellent performance in the T20 defeat at Rochdale – returns to the first XI, while Andy Dawson drops into the seconds and is able to face Walsden Click here for more ….