Mar 192013

Riley Paterson in actionNew overseas Riley Paterson says there’s bragging rights at stake when he arrives for his first season at Heywood CC. Just 18, Riley is following hot in the footsteps of brother Hamish, who made such an impression in his two seasons at Crimble, both on and off the pitch. Like Hamish, Riley plays his senior Click here for more ….

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Sep 212012

By SCOTT McHUGH: There was always a sense, thanks to the brilliant pre-season success of NatWest Cricketforce Day, that Heywood’s first XI could do something good this season. That they did is indisputable, but there were a couple of slack performance surrounded by a host of brilliant ones that just cost Heywood their place at Click here for more ….

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Sep 112012

For the second day in succession, Heywood showed just how much better their best is than nearly every team in the CLL. This time Clifton were on the receiving end of the Heywood onslaught, and they were never really in the game as they were crushed by 75 runs. They also gifted Heywood the fifth Click here for more ….

Aug 192012

Heywood’s bowlers and fielders turned in their best performance for 82 years as they simply obliterated Milnrow at Ladyhouse on Saturday. Not since 1930 – when Middleton were blown away for just 18 at Towncroft – had a Heywood side bowled a side out for a total as paltry as the 24 that Milnrow managed. 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 ….

May 282012

REPORT BY STEVE McHUGH: BOBBY Cross reached another personal Heywood milestone as his side extended their perfect start to the Central Lancashire Cricket League season. The 29-year-old skipper made an all-time high score of 162 by a Heywood batsman at Middleton in 2007. And on Saturday he made a record individual score by a home Click here for more ….

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May 272012

Bobby Cross hit the form he has been threatening with a superb century in the 169-run hammering of Oldham at a baked Crimble yesterday. The Heywood skipper paced his innings perfectly to score an incredible 13th century for the club in front of an appreciative home crowd. He finished on 154 not out and hardly Click here for more ….