1st week-end at home - 1 up, 1 down

1st week-end at home – 1 up, 1 down

30 & 31 May 2015 At last, some play. Good pitch, carry and bounce, with very few balls staying low. Good omen for the rest of the season – if the square doesn’t crack and crumble too much, though. We…

Tough one - but we won it!

Tough one – but we won it!

No shaking in your cricket boots, fellas. That’s another we won, making it 11 out of 15 ! This time, Gurdeep is Man of the Match, with 2 wickets taken and 25 essential runs. Captain Peter (21 runs, 1 stumping)…

One you lose, one you win

One you lose, one you win

Because, why yessir, sometimes you really hand the match over… It’s not about them others winning, it’s rather you crumbling to pieces for absolutely no reason at all. Collapse is a good word for it, too. And there are no…

2 fine wins under the sun

2 fine wins under the sun

A very hard pitch, sunny skies (though a bit cooler than the previous Sunday vs Maillé), good-natured banter on the field: perfect setting for a week-end of cricket at Saumur. This is the 4th visit of our Farthingstone friends Saturday…

Win on Sunday vs Maillé - 5 games left in the season

Win on Sunday vs Maillé – 5 games left in the season

Another good win – even though we were only 9 (everyone make an effort, please…), with a lot of promise for the future with our youngsters. With more work and discipline, they really will become a handful. Rebecca, Nasim, Hamza,…