HEYWOOD teams still have an action-packed weekend (August 28, 29, 30 and 31) despite no scheduled game at Crimble on Saturday. The Monkeys get the ball rolling, weather permitting, on Friday evening with a trip to Thornham CC to take on the home club’s Thunder team in the latest round of 15-over matches. Featuring in Click here for more ….
The senior side continued where they left off in the shortened league season with a successful run chase at Crimble on Saturday. Having lost the toss the home side were again in the field and Tottington made steady progress with both openers showing patience as well as punishing anything over pitched. Hilton and Zaman both Click here for more ….
Heywood’s young third took on an experienced Walshaw team at a chilly Crimble, looking to get back to winning ways following their narrow defeat the previous week. Walshaw won the toss and asked Heywood to bat first and they soon had the home side struggling with some tight bowling which made runs hard to come Click here for more ….
The funeral of Scott McHugh will take place on Wednesday 19th August. The service will be at Rochdale Crematorium, Bury Road, OL11 4DG and it will begin at 11.50am. Due to Covid-19 restrictions only a maximum of 22 people can enter the Chapel including the celebrant and we would be grateful if only those invited Click here for more ….
The annual Tom Hardman Trophy day will take place at the end of the month with Rochdale CC the hosts. Due to the time of year the day will be played as a 15over per side competition and the draw for the games is as follows: 1130am Middleton v Norden 2pm Rochdale v Heywood Final Click here for more ….
HEYWOOD Cricket Club will be hoping that the storms keep away and allow another busy weekend of cricket at Crimble. The senior team entertain Royton on Friday night in their latest 15-overs-per-side group game, hoping to make amends for the previous week’s defeat at Milnrow – when they failed to defend a total of almost Click here for more ….
Another young Heywood third team took the field for their first home game of the season against what has become the norm, a more experienced side, this time in the form of Bury who won the toss and elected to bat first. Heywood’s opening pair of Tom Pagett and Ethan Clarkson continued where they left Click here for more ….
Heywood first team may have lost narrowly in the T15 at Milnrow on Friday evening but they reversed their fortunes away at Edenfield on Saturday. For many Heywood players and supporters it was a first trip to the club that former Heywood man Steven Kirby had played for some 20 years ago and a good Click here for more ….
HEYWOOD Cricket Club’s first team turn back the clock on Friday night when they revisit a popular venue from their Central Lancashire League days. They make the short trip to Milnrow in the second match of their GMCL15 campaign, the 15-overs-per side competition which has superseded the T20 for the end of the current season. Click here for more ….
The funeral arrangements are now made following the tragic passing of Scott McHugh on Friday morning at the age of 47. The service will be on Wednesday 19th August, 11.50am at Rochdale Crematorium followed by a reception at Heywood CC. Due to Covid-19 restrictions only 22 people are permitted inside the Chapel but it will Click here for more ….
Having lost the toss, a young Heywood team took the field against a more experienced Elton side with the Elton ground looking a picture, and a sizeable gathering of spectators set to enjoy a good afternoon’s cricket in the warm sunshine. Few could have forecast what was to follow with Heywood’s young opening pair of Click here for more ….
HEYWOOD Cricket Club teams face a hectic time featuring four games over the coming weekend (July 31, August 1 and August 2). The first team start on Friday night with their opening group game in the Greater Manchester League’s new GMCL15 competition. Their opponents at Crimble are Heyside Hyenas. This replaces the T20 competition due Click here for more ….
As many members will already know long time member and club supporter Neville Hargreaves sadly passed away last Saturday. Andy and the family would like to pass on the funeral information. The service will be at Rochdale Crematorium on Thursday 30th July at 1pm. Due to current regulations it will be family only inside but Click here for more ….
In a further contribution from former Pro Geoff Lawson he takes a look back on the glory days of international overseas players, some of the great West Indians to play league cricket, and some of his former teammates at Crimble: The CLL has had a long history of employing current and former Test cricketers as professionals. Click here for more ….