Two’s & Three’s Off

Two games have already been called off today, with one due to the weather and one as a result of the opposition conceding. The Two’s home fixture against Battisford & District CC has fallen foul to the weather, with Drapers unable to survive the adverse weather from the last few days. The Third XI’s homeContinue reading “Two’s & Three’s Off”

2s, 4s & 5s Postponed Again!

The weather continues to play havoc with our Men’s fixtures, with a further three games postponed on 15 May 2021. Saxton’s second XI saw their away fixture against Ipswich postponed, whilst at the Prom, despite the best efforts of Captain, Joe Figg (pictured) and others, the surface was deemed unplayable following a further downpour. TheContinue reading “2s, 4s & 5s Postponed Again!”

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”

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”

2’s Hold On Too Win

Report courtesy of James Ellis. The second team returned to Drapers Farm following last week’s defeat. The toss became all the more important as it would effect not only the match, but evening plans as well. Luckily for those involved captain Saxton lost the toss and the visitors Easton decided to bat first. Tight openingContinue reading “2’s Hold On Too Win”

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”

Second XI Suffer Defeat

The second team travelled to East bergholt after their promising start the week before. Captain Saxton called correctly and chose to bowl on a green track that was tricky to distinguish from the rest of the square. Opening bowlers Jack Bowen and Jim Gregory were then subject to an early onslaught as East Bergholt reachedContinue reading “Second XI Suffer Defeat”

Fantasy League – Week 1 Review

Review courtesy of Paul Greenham, aka Beano. A slow start for a lot of teams as there was just the 2 games played this weekend, but what a start for Max Bryant – ton up! Max has moved up to 167pts from the game. However top points scorer was young Jellis, proving his all-rounder statusContinue reading “Fantasy League – Week 1 Review”

Jellis Stars As Two’s Win

The second team season started their league campaign at Drapers’ with the visit of Earl Stonham. A couple of late team selection changes resulted in a last minute call up for Captain Saxton, who although unable to affect the match with the ball was able to exert his influence on the field. New recruits JackContinue reading “Jellis Stars As Two’s Win”