Ones Just Fall Short

After a successful previous weekend Maldon went into Saturday’s game with confidence. After losing the toss Maldon were put into the field and at 113 for 1 after excellent but unrewarding opening spells from Matt Wild and Matt Anderson and with young inform allrounder Mackenzie Jones injured bowling just his second over things looked bleak.Continue reading “Ones Just Fall Short”

Dramatic Bank Holiday Tie

Maldon travelled to Haverhill on Bank Holiday Monday to play the rained off game from earlier in the season in high spirits after a comprehensive victory against Wivenhoe. On another hot and sunny day Maldon won the toss and elected to bat. A steady start was met with three relatively early dismissals and when MackenzieContinue reading “Dramatic Bank Holiday Tie”

Dons Cruise Past Wivenhoe

After last week’s defeat to Witham, Maldon looked to get back to winning ways again when bottom of the table Wivenhoe visited Drapers Farm. After losing the toss Wivenhoe decided to bat on the first sunny and hot day of the season. At 96 for 1 it looked like the correct decision but when firstContinue reading “Dons Cruise Past Wivenhoe”

Ando The Hero

After last week’s postponement Maldon entertained Coggeshall on a wet day which meant the game was shortened to 35 overs a side. After Maldon won the toss they elected to field. This turned out to be the correct decision as a sharp catches from Martyn Coker and Matt Anderson off Anderson and Wild respectively wasContinue reading “Ando The Hero”

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”

Getting To Know: Matt Anderson

In a new series, the Clubs media team have fired the same thirteen questions at club members from all years, ages and teams as we get to know about their club records, their funniest moments, their favourite tea item & much more. In todays episode we find out all about once overseas and now regularContinue reading “Getting To Know: Matt Anderson”

1s, 2s, 3s & 4s Rained Off!

After a Saturday morning downpour, four out of five games on Saturday afternoon were postponed, with the fixtures now due to be re-arranged. The First XI were due to travel to Haverhill, which the Second XI due to host St Maragarets at the Farm. The Third XI were due to welcome Copford to the Prom,Continue reading “1s, 2s, 3s & 4s Rained Off!”

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”

Ones Denied By The Weather

Report courtesy of Toby Pugh. After last week’s disappointing defeat Maldon headed to Suffolk to play Woolpit in their third league game of the season. With the weather looking particularly unsettled Maldon were asked to bat and after two early wickets this looked a wise move. Then the inform Mackenzie Jones and the returning IanContinue reading “Ones Denied By The Weather”

Assistance Required – Prom Maintenance

For the 2021 season, Maldon Cricket Club have taken on the responsibility from Maldon District Council of maintaining the square at our second home, the Prom. In order to make it new arrangement success, we require the support and help of our club members, of all ages and abilities, to help prepare the square onContinue reading “Assistance Required – Prom Maintenance”