Aug 102013

A mature and match-winning knock from Morgan KayHeywood under-18s pulled off a remarkable run chase to march into the semi-finals of the Taylor Cup. The current cup holders stunned Walsden as they overhauled their total of 148-3 with two balls to spare in a thrilling clash at Scott Street last night. There were stars all the way down the Heywood batting line-up. Click here for more ….

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May 262013

Ben ThulbornCaptain Ben Thulborn led from the front to take Heywood under-15s to area National KO Cup victory at Crimble. The Heywood opening bat made a smart, retired 52 to take Heywood past Royton’s decent total of 103 off 20 overs, and set up a clash with the Saddleworth League winners in the next stage of Click here for more ….

May 242013

MORGSa0001Heywood under-15s warmed up for their regional National KO Cup final with a mauling of Walsden. Captain Ben Thulborn lost the toss but his bowlers responded well to restrict a frankly disappointing visiting side to 83-8 off their 20 overs. None of the home bowlers shone against a Walsden side that didn’t want to play Click here for more ….

May 192013

285Heywood under-15s can look forward to Monday night’s Lancashire Cup clash with Norden after hammering Clifton on Friday. They maintained their unbeaten start to the season with a 35-run victory at the Salford club. Ben Thulborn set the tone as captain with an excellent, 30 retired, and was aided and abetted by Harry Bevan, whose Click here for more ….

May 112013

George Wall performed well behind the stumpsA fine all-round performance from a confident Heywood CC under-15s side saw them ease to victory over Unsworth at Crimble. The ground had stood up well to rain and there was no problem getting the game on, thanks again to the dedication of the club’s volunteers. With captain Ben Thulborn winning the toss, Heywood wanted Click here for more ….

May 032013

Keelan Nugent started the season in fine formKeelan Nugent showed that big-hitting and class go hand in hand with a match-winning knock for Heywood under-15s against Littleborough at a well-supported Crimble. Nugent hit three fours and a huge six in an excellent, retired innings of 25 as Heywood eased past their target of 75 set by Littleborough to claim an eight-wicket victory Click here for more ….

Jun 052012

hccvnordenu15s0009Heywood’s under-15s failed to build on a solid start and went down to heavy defeat at Norden last Friday. Ben Thulborn and Morgan Kay both scored excellent 30s and retired as Heywood looked set for a big score. Thulborn in particular looked impressive and Kay restrained himself before bringing up his 30 with a six. Click here for more ….

May 282012

Heywood under-15s showed the abundant potential they possess with a clinical defeat of Walsden on Friday night. They hammered the visitors from the east to Crimble and did a fine job on them with the ball, holding them to 81-6 off their 20 overs. James Mills was the pick of the bowlers with 3-5 from Click here for more ….

May 242012

A young and relatively inexperienced Heywood under-18s side showed they have a bright future ahead of them despite going down to a defeat at Littleborough last night. Littleborough won the toss and their powerful and more experienced side looked to make the most of the perfect conditions – and a generous bit of square leg Click here for more ….

May 052012

hccvburyu9s0036A bitterly cold night couldn’t dampen the enthusiasm of Heywood under-15s, who were impressive in beating Radcliffe at Crimble. They posted an impressive 147-1 off their 20 overs, thanks mainly to excellent knocks from Ben Thulborn (30 ret), Morgan Kay (32 ret) and captain James Mills (30). In reply Radcliffe reached 76-6 before the visiting Click here for more ….