Recent Match Report – Glamorgan vs Lancashire Group B 2022

Lancashire180 for 1 (Jennings 77*, Wells 50) beat Glamorgan 177 (Ingram 54, Bailey 3-22) by nine wickets Craig and Charlie Reid can rest easy. So can Somerset’s chief executive, Gordon Hollins, and so can many other supporters of Hibernian FC in Craigmillar, Sighthill and Muirhouse. Football’s finest anthem will not be appropriated to exalt the … Read more

Recent Match Report – England vs South Africa 1st Test 2022

Lunch England 100 for 5 (Pope 51*) vs South Africa South Africa took a grip on proceedings after winning the toss and making full use of overcast conditions during the morning session at Lord’s. Kagiso Rabada, having been passed fit to play, removed both England openers during his first spell, before Marco Jansen and Anrich … Read more

Recent Match Report – Originals vs Fire 8th Match 2022

Manchester Originals 156 for 2 (Dottin 67*, Ecclestone 36*, Lamb 35) beat Welsh Fire 145 for 3 (Matthews 69, Beaumont 45*) by 11 runs A superb all-round display from ex-West Indies star Deandra Dottin led Manchester Originals to a thrilling 11-run women’s Hundred victory over Welsh Fire at Emirates Old Trafford. Dottin’s 67 off 37 … Read more

Recent Match Report – Originals vs Fire 16th Match 2022

Manchester Originals 149 for 9 (Salt 38, Ball 4-29) beat Welsh Fire 102 (Abbott 4-8) by 47 runs Manchester Originals recorded their first victory of the Men’s Hundred against the winless Welsh Fire by 47 runs at Emirates Old Trafford. Sean Abbott gave the Mancunian crowd the perfect parting gift in his last home match … Read more

Recent Match Report – Pakistan vs Netherlands 1st ODI 2022

Pakistan 314 for 6 (Fakhar 109, Babar 74, de Leede 2-42) beat Netherlands 298 for 8 (Edwards 71*, Cooper 65, Naseem 3-51) by 16 runs Pakistan were nearly made to pay for leaving a few runs out there in the first innings, but sensational death bowling from their three pacers bailed out the batters and … Read more

Recent Match Report – Blues vs Reds Final 2022

SLC Reds 137 for 3 (Kusal Mendis 56*) beat SLC Blues 136 for 6 (Bandara 40*) by seven wickets An unbeaten 56 from Kusal Mendis anchored a relatively straightforward chase as SLC Reds secured a seven-wicket victory over SLC Blues to win the SLC Invitational T20 League. The tournament was organised at the eleventh hour, … Read more

Recent Match Report – Rockets vs Phoenix 15th Match 2022

Birmingham Phoenix 148 for 3 (Moeen 52, Livingstone 51*, Wood 3-16) beat Trent Rockets 145 for 6 (Sams 55*, Gregory 35*, Howell 3-28) by seven wickets Moeen Ali‘s game-changing flourish led Birmingham Phoenix to their third consecutive win and extended their 100% record at Edgbaston in the men’s Hundred. From 16 off 17, Moeen hit … Read more

Recent Match Report – Afghanistan vs Ireland 4th T20I 2022

Ireland continued to hit the hard lengths just like they had done in the previous game and the ploy got them their first wicket: Gurbaz’s attempt to pull a short-of-a-length ball resulted in a catch at short fine leg in the third over. Afghanistan stumbled further when legspinner Gareth Delany struck in the first two … Read more

Recent Match Report – Rockets vs Phoenix 7th Match 2022

Birmingham Phoenix 117 for 2 (Jones 44*, Perry 39*) beat Trent Rockets 116 for 9 (Villani 33, Sciver 31, Arlott 3-19) by eight wickets Birmingham Phoenix cruised to an eight-wicket victory over Trent Rockets at Edgbaston after an astonishing collapse from the visitors saw them slip from 70 for 1 to a sub-par total of … Read more

Recent Match Report – Somerset vs Middlesex Group A 2022

Middlesex 336 for 9 (Malan 110, Robson 76) beat Somerset 335 for 6 (Renshaw 120, Rew 114) by one wicket Pieter Malan‘s 14th List A century kept Middlesex riding high at the top of the Royal London Cup Group A table with a thrilling one-wicket victory over Somerset at Taunton. The 33-year-old South African made … Read more