Sep 122016

HEYWOOD concluded their first season in Greater Manchester Premier League with a decisive defeat of Flixton at Crimble. The nine-wicket romp against the admittedly well-below strength visitors at least makes sure that Heywood end the inaugural season in the new set-up not rock bottom of the table. But their relegation fate was known before the Click here for more ….

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Apr 272016

HEYWOOD’S first team face a double header of League and Cup action at the weekend. They travel to familiar territory on Saturday when they take on Unsworth in their latest Premier Division outing in the Greater Manchester League (12 30pm). And on Sunday they entertain Elton in the first round of the Derek Kay Per-Fit Click here for more ….

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Aug 242015

KATEC0001BY STEVE MCHUGH: KATE Cross returned from England duty to help Heywood to a comfortable eight-wicket win over Royton at Crimble. The 23-year-old, who featured in the recent Women’s Ashes Test against Australia, claimed 4-29 in a lengthy, probing spell of 14 overs to topple the top order as the visitors eventually subsided for 85. Click here for more ….

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Jun 232015

The Bury CC facility that has been used as the template for our own As many members and supporters will know the club are planning to construct a new changing facility over the winter months. The project has been instigated by Kate Cross to ensure that future generations of young players at Crimble have not only excellent facilities but also appropriate facilities. In particular the project will allow girls Click here for more ….

May 262015

Team spirit has been a key to HeywoodHeywood skipper Danny Pawson says it’s important his young side stay “grounded” following their impressive start to the 2015 season. Heywood have played some excellent cricket this year, and in the last three fixtures – two against a strong Littleborough side – in three different competitions, have really stamped their authority on games. The rise Click here for more ….

May 112015

KATEvUNSa0001Kate Cross says she ‘loved’ the backing of the famous Heywood patio during her superb eight-wicket haul at home to Unsworth yesterday. She finished with the figures of 15.5-2-47-8 to lead her side to a six-wicket defeat of the Bury side. It was one long, continuous spell from Cross, who admitted she was flagging towards Click here for more ….

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Apr 202015

Kate Cross in action at CliftonIt took just five balls for Kate Cross to prove to any doubters that she belongs in the top ranks of Lancashire cricket. She had already made history by being named in the Heywood side to face Clifton on Sunday in the opening fixture of the Central Lancashire League, the first female cricketer to appear Click here for more ….

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Apr 182015

Kate Cross, with umpire for the day, David FareHeywood enjoyed a satisfying warm-up to their CLL season opener at Clifton. They beat Middleton by five wickets at a welcoming Towncroft, chasing down the home side’s challenging total of 184 with 5 balls to spare. Star of the show with the bat was, as always, Bobby Cross, the former captain in superb form finishing Click here for more ….

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Jan 202015

KATE10001Heywood and Lancashire’s Kate Cross has been named in the England women’s touring party for the five-match One-Day International (ODI) and three-match Twenty20 International (T20I) series in New Zealand next month. Charlotte Edwards will captain a 15-player squad, which includes England’s fast bowling unit, spearheaded by Yorkshire’s Katherine Brunt and Somerset’s Anya Shrubsole, with support Click here for more ….

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