Coker Takes The 1s Close

Maldon hosted Wivenhoe on match day 11 of the Two Counties League season, looking to end the first half of the league campaign on a positive note. The home side were again depleted through injury, giving young seam bowling all-rounder Henry Miller a 1st XI debut. It was the visitors who asked Maldon to fieldContinue reading “Coker Takes The 1s Close”

Ladies Go Close With Solid Performance

Having managed to purloin the pitch at Drapers from the Colts due to the Prom being unplayable, Maldon Ladies turned up with nearly a full team.  Chelmsford Willows won the toss and decided to bat first. Opening bowlers Pugh (just returned from injury) and Thornett bowled well despite the sometimes-gusty conditions, finishing with figures of 0-24 and 1-30, respectively. FieldContinue reading “Ladies Go Close With Solid Performance”

Ladies lose to Shenfield

Maldon Ladies were away to Shenfield for a friendly match on the hottest day of the year so far (~32 degrees at start of match). Having lost a few players during the week, the Maldon side had to go ahead with only eight. Shenfield decided to field first, leaving captain Jess Walton and Michelle Field to openContinue reading “Ladies lose to Shenfield”

3s win in Haverhill

After a long drive through village after village, the Maldon 3rd XI arrived at Withersfield Sports Ground to play Haverhill 3s. Haverhill won the toss and chose to field. Opening batsman Andy Barnes and Stuart Coker started the innings and Barnes was quickly dismissed following a great catch at square leg. Coker raced to 19Continue reading “3s win in Haverhill”