ON a day when the attention of the world was focused on a chapel in Windsor, there was another churchyard shining bright as OAT maintained their winning start to the season.
WITH rain in the air O&T skipper Paul Bennett won the toss and decided to have a bowl at Buckhurst Hill in this first Shepherd Neame league fixture of the season.
HORNDON’S 1st eleven started the season in style by comfortably beating a strong Old South’s team by 10 wickets. The game was delayed due to rain but after an early tea the overs were reduced and the game was to start at 3.20pm.
ORSETT and Thurrock Ferrets retained the Thurrock Sports Council’s women’s indoor cricket title at Gateway Academy. They overcame strong opposition from Belhus Ladies and two further teams from their own club, the Amazons and Valkyries.
DESPITE the weather conditions at Orsett on Saturday, this Essex Cricket League local derby proved anything but a damp squib as the “world famous” OAT 3rd XI returned to league action at the start of the 2018 season, writes Eimer Wette.
Hornchurch 160ao Orsett & Thurrock 42ao Redman’s Star Shines In Game Of Two Halves ON a perfect spring day at Hornchurch, O&T’s 1st XI turned up with a little trepidation given that they knew former England International Monty Panesar was in the Hornchurch line up for this Dukes Essex League Cup fixture. Hornchurch won the […]
BELHUS have completed their third tour of the Caribbean idyll of Barbados, with seven matches played across the island.
THE club have jetted off on its third senior tour to Barbados, having previously toured the sun-drenched island in the Caribbean in 1976 and 1991.
Orsett & Thurrock 187 ao (44.4) lost to Harold Wood 195-9 (50) by 8 runs. Orsett & Thurrock CC 1st team had a poor finish to what was a fantastic season on Saturday at School Lane. Needing a win for promotion with a chance of winning the league, O&T lost the toss and were asked […]
BELHUS are now guaranteed promotion from division three of the third team section following this slender one-wicket win over Hainault and Clayhall at the Jack Carter Pavilion
Belhus 1st 208-8 Hadleigh and Thundersley 1st 209-3 Belhus opening batsman Matthew Doran top scored for Belhus with a fine innings of 68 but it was not enough to prevent his team from sliding to a seven-wicket win at the John Burrows ground on Saturday. There were other contributions from Joe Joyce 13, Danny Joyce […]
HORNDON 3rd eleven were crowned champions on Saturday as they bulldozed Hutton 4xi. Winning the toss and batting the visitors were bowled out for 129. Alan Patmore picked up 4 wickets and Jack Outten
ORSETT and Thurrock overcome a poor start away from home Saturday to beat South Woodford by 38 runs to remain top of Division 1 with 2 games remaining.
Horndon-on-The-Hill 1st xi 127 ao v Fives & Heronians 1st xi 131-6 Horndon’s glittering form came to an end on Saturday as Fives & Heronians travelled to the Rec. The visitors won the toss and with optimum bowling conditions decided to bowl first. It proved a good decision as Horndon lost Walsh, Asif, and Plom […]
Belhus 1st 203-9 dec Billericay 1st 206-5 BELHUS faced Essex first teamer Paul Walter at North Stifford on Saturday but it was off-break bowler Ross Poulton who spun the home side to a five-wicket win. Poulton bagged six wickets for 57 runs from a sixteen over spell. The Stifford villagers lost Joe Joyce with only […]
BOSS Kelvin Tatum admits his juggling act with guests for Lakeside is going to provide an ever-increasing headache as the season goes on. The Vortex Hammers face a crucial home clash with play-off hopefuls Mildenhall on Friday (8pm) bidding to avenge Sunday’s 55-34 chastening in the reverse fixture. Tatum is adamant his side must win […]
ORSETT and Thurrock surged to the top of the 1st XI Division One table with a nail-biting win at home against Hadleigh & Thundersley.
Belhus U12 Youth Tour of Norfolk Belhus staged their 13th youth tour in Norfolk, a diversion from the traditional Sussex youth tours in seasons past. Based at the resort town of Hemsby, the tourists won all four of their matches played in a limited-over format and were fortunate to avoid the worst of the British […]
Horndon-on-the-Hill 1st xi 117-5 v Hutton 1st xi 115ao Horndon’s winning streak continued to 7 games this weekend as they hit the dizzying heights of 3rd place in Division 2. Welcoming top of the table Hutton to the Rec the home side won the toss and with a strong bowling side took to the field. […]
Orsett’s Nawaz Ahmed Jan put in a fine all-round match-winning performance at Orsett Recreation Ground on Saturday. He followed up his half-century by bagging four wickets at a cost of just 27 runs from six overs.
ORSETT and Thurrock’s game at Gidea Park & Romford CC on Saturday ended in a pulsating tie.
HORNDON made it six wins on the trot on Saturday as they won the toss and put Wickford into bat on their home ground. Connor Hammond picked up the early wicket of Chirag Desai but Paul Corps
BELHUS Cricket Club reached the final of the Dukes League Cup for the first time with a six-wicket win over premier division Southend-on-Sea & EMT at Southchurch Park on Sunday. They will now meet Chingford or Wanstead & Snaresbrook in the final on Bank Holiday Monday. Full match report below. Southend-on-Sea & EMT 1st 229-7 […]
Horndon-on-the-Hill 1st xi 168-6 v Oakfield Parkonians 1st xi 202ao HORNDON’S winning form continued this weekend as they were the only side in Division 2 to miss the rain. Winning the toss Horndon elected to bowl first with rain forecast for the afternoon. Opening bowlers Connor Hammond and Harry Morgan-James produced a fine first spell […]