Cricket

Sidbury Cricket Club are gearing up for a major change this year as they prepare to return to league cricket with their opening game in the Tolchards Devon League H Division East, set for Saturday, May 4, when they will be at home to Woodbury and Newton St Cyres 2nd XI.

Devon League officials have extended their deadline date for finding a new playing regulations and rules officer, writes Conrad Sutcliffe

The Devon Association of Cricket Officials (DACO) are giving scorers two opportunities to up-skill before the season starts.

Devon CCC are just days away from signing their new professional for the 2019 season in the Minor Counties Championship, writes Conrad Sutcliffe.

The penultimate Sunday of January saw three more matches played in the Sidmouth Leisure Centre Indoor Cricket League.

It is a sign that the new cricket season is not far away when umpires organise a meeting to look at law changes to the game and amendments to competition rules for the summer ahead.

The first two weeks of matches in the latest Sidmouth Leisure Centre Indoor Cricket League have now been completed.

The Tolchards Devon Cricket League is on the hunt for a new volunteer for the post of playing regulations and rules secretary, writes Conrad Sutcliffe.

Sidmouth Cricket Club celebrated two league titles and a near miss at their annual dinner and awards evening, writes Conrad Sutcliffe.

Tolchards Devon Cricket League champions Sidmouth have pulled off a signing coup by luring former Somerset batsman Alex Barrow to the Fortfield next season, writes Conrad Sutcliffe.

The first round draw for the 2019 Devon Cricket League ServiceMaster Clean Devon T20 competition has been made and it sees Sidmouth and Exmouth draw together in pool four along with Plymouth.

Upottery were crowned winners of the Sidmouth Leisure Centre Indoor Cricket League.

Sidmouth’s new 1st XI captain Nick Gingell says he isn’t guaranteed a place in the side next summer - even though he is the skipper, writes Conrad Sutcliffe.

A new chairman is urgently needed to oversee the operation of the Bradleys East Devon Youth League, writes Conrad Sutcliffe.

The latest round of matches in the Sidmouth Leisure Centre Indoor Cricket League has left things good and close at the top with no fewer than five clubs sharing top spot.

Nick Gingell has taken over as captain of Devon League Premier Division champions Sidmouth from title-winning skipper Luke Bess, writes Conrad Sutcliffe.

A new Sidmouth Leisure Centre Indoor Cricket League is under way and the first two matchdays have taken place.

Exeter teams dominated prizegiving at the Bradleys East Devon Youth League awards evening, writes Conrad Sutcliffe.

Sidmouth Cricket Club are always on the look out for new scorers and umpires and the Devon Cricket League (DACO) is setting up stage one and stage two umpiring courses in the spring.

Sidmouth Cricket Club are looking someone to become their regular third eleven scorer.

Tipton’s 34th and final match of the season ended, as did 20 other matches played during the 2018 season, in defeat, writes Phil Wright.

Tipton were lucky to beat the weather on Sunday, but were not able to defeat visitors Harberton, who won the fixture by a margin of 46 runs, writes Phil Wright.

A cricket charity that takes important health messages into some of the poorest communities in Africa is targeting coaches in Devon to join its next round of recruits, writes Conrad Sutcliffe.

Tipton’s match with Yarcombe and Stockland had a strange start, writes Phil Wright.

A Devon youth cricket coach has been recognised for his outstanding contribution in helping to find and de-velop the sport’s stars of the future.

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 12°C

min temp: 7°C

Most Read Sport

Great British Life


Great British Life

Useful Links

Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Read Online

Image
Read the Sidmouth Herald e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Sidmouth Herald twice-weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy


Hot Jobs

Show Job Lists


Find planning applications