Aug 302013

A promising start from Matt HoodHeywood Seconds got back to winning ways with a relatively comfortable victory over Clifton last Sunday. Heywood lost the toss and Clifton decided to bat on a wicket offering seam movement to Heywood openers Rick Purser and Lee Grogan. Heywood appeared determined to put their recent two losses behind them and excellent fielding from Mikey Click here for more ….

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Apr 172013

Another good, varied and tough weekend for Heywood CC this weekend. On Saturday, a strong Heywood side, led by Lee Grogan, play host to Manchester University in a friendly match. Grogan coaches the University side, and a good game is expected. The side contains young  Harry Larmett, son of former Heywood player John, who is Click here for more ….

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Apr 122013

The captain butters up another umpireOn the eve of another season as captain of the seconds, Roger Smethurst shares his thoughts on the season ahead. He admits it will be a tough season, as there will be few ‘gimme’ games, but rues the loss of away trips to some of the now Second Division sides. He also picks out some Click here for more ….

Aug 222012

Heywood CC’s infamous cocktail night takes place on Sunday 26 August down at Crimble. It’s organised brilliantly by Jenny Cross and Lee Grogan, who dovetail perfectly to help mix the ingredients for one of the best nights of the year at Crimble. It’s the day before the Bank Holiday Monday, when Heywood’s second team face Click here for more ….

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Aug 072012

Heywood seconds slipped to only their second defeat of the season at the hands of an experienced Littleborough side at Crimble on Saturday. They really only had themselves to blame as a series of poor shots against some straight but unthreatening bowling contributed to their own downfalls as they chased Littleborough’s total of 149-7. Only Click here for more ….

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Jul 202012

  REPORT BY ROB MORLEY: Heywood Under-11s faced an away trip to Milnrow in the penultimate league game of the season with hopes and aspirations of a four-point haul to ensure they remained in the title hunt along with Milnrow and Middleton. Despite the weather forecast indicating heavy rain, the clouds cleared through the day Click here for more ….

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