Aug 182015

Chris Booth in action on SaturdayA young Heywood Seconds side showed plenty of talent and potential as they easily beat Rochdale at Crimble on Saturday. They bowled Rochdale out for just 106 after posting an excellent target total of 197-8 off their 50 overs. Star of the show with the bat was Dom Fawcett, whose fine 53 was by a Click here for more ….

May 262015

Runs for Ben ThulbornHEYWOOD’S second team got back on the winning trail in emphatic style, after the setback of last week’s home defeat to Middleton, with a nine-wicket romp at Crompton. Captain Adam Fawcett had, on winning the toss, no hesitation in inserting the home side of a soft wicket. And his decision was soon vindicated by the Click here for more ….

Apr 202014

Danny Pawson showed some good formTwo Heywood 16-year-olds caught the eye in Heywood’s convincing friendly defeat of Prestwich at Crimble yesterday. Left-arm seamer James Mills and all-rounder Ben Thulborn picked up four wickets apiece to restrict Prestwich to a low score of 129 all-out, which was nowhere near enough as captain Danny Pawson excelled with the bat. Riley Paterson struck Click here for more ….

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Apr 142014

Dale Latham smashes a full toss for fourHeywood enjoyed their pre-season work-out at a cold and wind-blown Enfield on Sunday. Perhaps the major beneficiaries from this comfortable win were Andy Dawson and vice captain Dale Latham. Dawson really dented the home side’s hopes with a pacy, two-wicket opening spell, eventually finishing with 3-13 off 6.5 overs. He was aided and abetted by Click here for more ….

Sep 122013

Three wickets for Riley PatersonHEYWOOD look to have run out of steam as the 2013 cricket season comes to a close. They lost their fourth successive game, if you include the Lancashire Cup semi-final defeat at the Northern Club in Crosby, when subsiding by 48 runs in their penultimate Central Lancashire League game at Rochdale. Rochdale were bowled out 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 212013

DANN0001Bowling continues to be the strength of Heywood under-15s as they played exceptionally well to beat a good Norden side at Crimble. The win – by eight wickets – puts them in the final of the regional Lancashire KO tournament against Royton, and it’s hoped this game can be played at Crimble on Saturday evening, 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 ….