Another solid team performance from the Ladies

Captain Walton won the toss and decided to field first. Dack (1-12) and Bailey (0-20) made a good start with their four overs, despite blustery conditions, with Welton taking an excellent catch off Dack’s bowling to dismiss the opening batter for 1. Thornett (1-39), Field (1-22) and Herron (0-28) then continued, with Bailey taking aContinue reading “Another solid team performance from the Ladies”

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”

Assistance Required – Prom Maintenance

Continuing in to the 2022, Maldon Cricket Club remain responsible for maintaining the square at our second home, the Prom. In order for arrangements to remain a success, we require the support and help of our club members, of all ages and abilities, to help prepare the square on a weekly basis. Full training andContinue reading “Assistance Required – Prom Maintenance”

Ladies Chase For Victory

9 ladies from Maldon Cricket Club took to the field rather nervously against a strong Chelmsford Willows side. With a fast outfield and short boundaries, opening bowlers Digweed and Dack were dismayed to see the score climbing steadily. A debut over for Emma Herron ably supported the attack. A wicket for Digweed in her finalContinue reading “Ladies Chase For Victory”

Ladies Players Wanted

Our Ladies teams, coordinated by Bethan Bailey are on the look out for ladies of all ages and abilities to join the club. Our ladies sides play on Friday nights and on Sundays, whilst training takes place on a Monday evening. Those interested in joining the club should contact Bethan via email at

Updated Guidelines – ECB

The ECB have today released an update regarding the Covid-19 restrictions, which are set to be eased on Monday 17 May 2021. ECB Statement: While guidance for on-field activity remains the same, certain off-field activities in England can recommence from 17 May, with cricket clubs encouraged to move at their own pace. With the positiveContinue reading “Updated Guidelines – ECB”

Ladies Collect First Win in 2021

Report courtesy of debut captain, Jessica Walton. We won the toss and decided to field first. The opening bowlers Jess Pugh and Chloe Dack were very effective, with their pace making it difficult for the batters. After 4 overs, Rosie Digweed and Bethan Bailey bowled 4 overs each (interrupted by the changing of ends andContinue reading “Ladies Collect First Win in 2021”

Fantasy League – Week 3 Review

Review once again, courtesy of Paul Greenham. A bumper Bank Holiday weekend saw 7 fixtures across the period, with 2 wins, 3 defeats, an abandonment and a cancellation as the full results. And some great highlights among these games too, with a mighty 10 players passing the 100pts barrier for the week! Stand out performancesContinue reading “Fantasy League – Week 3 Review”

Ladies Start With Narrow Defeat

Report with thanks to Jessica Pugh. On a chilly Friday night at the Prom, Maldon ladies started their 20/20 campaign by hosting Great Waltham. After losing the toss Maldon were asked to bat.  After an unfortunate early run out, Izzy Collins and Rosie Digweed (pictured) steadied the ship and put on what ended up beingContinue reading “Ladies Start With Narrow Defeat”