Heywood are delighted to host part of the season finale to the Royal London One Day Cup this Sunday as Lancashire Women play Nottinghamshire Women at Crimble. Lancashire were recently crowned T20 Champions and currently sit third in the One Day table with two games to play, level on points with their opponents. Lancashire should Click here for more ….
PACEMAN Simon Dawson makes a welcome return to Heywood action on Saturday as the senior side are again hit by unavoidable unavailability. Bobby Cross and Jack Morley are missing for the home clash with Worsley in Division One of the Greater Manchester League. So Dawson’s comeback, after being absent for almost a month owing to Click here for more ….
HEYWOOD face another key game on Saturday in their bid to bounce back to the Greater Manchester Premier League. They go to Bolton area side Edgworth with just four games of the season left and six sides battling it out for the four promotion places. Greenmount are top on 73 points, then it’s: Heywood on Click here for more ….
HEYWOOD took the left route to keep their promotion bid on track in Division One of the Greater Manchester League. Chris Kaye came out of first team retirement to form a deadly left-arm spin partnership with Jack Morley, which accounted for eight victims and bamboozled Denton, as the visitors fell for 94 at Crimble. Then Click here for more ….
A WOMEN’S Softball Cricket Festival will be staged at Heywood Cricket Club on September 1. The event, from 6-9pm, is part of a series being organised by the Lancashire Cricket Board, and is designed as a fun way to potentially get women involved in the sport. And it is hoped that other clubs in the Click here for more ….
CHRIS Kaye comes back into Heywood’s first team for the home clash with Denton on Saturday. The 48-year-old has played regularly for the second team this season alongside his son Jacob, but the long-serving one-club man is recalled to senior action as Heywood are again hit hard by player unavailability. It’s a game Heywood need Click here for more ….
A 73-run defeat at Dukinfield, who therefore completed a league double over the Crimble side, was not the biggest surprise in the world considering they were forced to field another well below-strength line-up. It leaves Greenmount clear at the top of Division One seven points ahead of Heywood, who are in turn just a point Click here for more ….
HEYWOOD are forced to dig deep into their reserve of talent for forthcoming matches at the weekend. The first team show several changes when go to Dukinfield tomorrow (Saturday, August 5) for another important game in their bid to regain promotion to the Premier Division of the Greater Manchester League. And the second team features Click here for more ….
Heywood Cricket Club’s youngest players had chance to meet World Cup Winners and international players from around the world on Tuesday evening at Crimble as Lancashire Thunder landed on the club in association with motor company Kia. A group of the All Stars were helped through their session by England players Sarah Taylor, Danielle Hazell Click here for more ….
JACK Morley’s rise up the cricketing ladder is to feature another notable step with his selection to play at Lord’s. The 16-year-old Heywood protégé has been picked in an English Schools Cricket Association team to play the MCC at Under-16s level in a one-day 50 overs game at the home of cricket on Wednesday, August Click here for more ….
IT was only by a nervy margin of eight runs, but Heywood can reflect on their victory over Stand with a deal of satisfaction. The home side dug deep into their reserves to supplement a bowling attack that contained only three regular first choice bowlers. But the end result saw Heywood get their promotion bid Click here for more ….
TWO Heywood batsmen have topped the 500-run mark in Greater Manchester League competitions two-thirds of the way through the season. Skipper Danny Pawson leads the way with 530 runs at an average of 58.9, while Bobby Cross is close behind with an aggregate of 525 at an average of 47.7. Leading wicket-taker is Simon Dawson, Click here for more ….
HEYWOOD are appealing to Crimble members to support the Lancashire Thunder women’s team – featuring the Club’s very own Kate Cross – in their forthcoming Kia Super League campaign. The Thunder will be playing games around the county as they seek to reach finals day, and will be hoping to build on the massive success Click here for more ….
A FREAK injury to Andy Dawson overshadowed Heywood’s 31-run defeat at Woodhouses, which puts the home team top of Division One of the Greater Manchester League and demotes their opponents to third. But a highlight for Heywood was a first half-century for the senior team for 24-year-old Sean Burrill, whose 61 off just 62 balls Click here for more ….
HEYWOOD Monkeys’ bid to reach Archway T20 finals day for a second successive year was extinguished by Flixton Fire in a rain-hit quarter-final at Lawrence Road. The match was reduced to 18-overs-per-side because of the weather and the Monkeys struggled to post a competitive total, eventually reaching 104-6. That never really looked enough to challenge Click here for more ….