4th XI Finish With A Win

The final game of the season saw Maldon 4s face a mixed side from Galleywood CC in a 40 over friendly fixture. This proved to be a great game played in great spirit in glorious sunshine at Slades Lane, Galleywood.  Maldon 4s batted first and Mark Thorn quickly got into his stride dispatching the opening bowler intoContinue reading “4th XI Finish With A Win”

Successive 50s From The Chairman

Maldon 4s knew that the season had been a success whatever the result but wanted to finish the season on a high. They did not disappoint. Skipper Joe Figg won the final league toss of the season and on a good wicket at Drapers decided to bat first. Openers Steve Brown and Oliver Hull startedContinue reading “Successive 50s From The Chairman”

Fourth Team Win Friendly

Maldon 4s Vs Chelmsford Super Kings  On a warm Saturday afternoon at Drapers Farm, Chelmsford Super Kings won the toss and elected to bat first. Jas Bains and Charlie Figg restricted the scoring superbly in the first ten overs and the pressure built enabled Cameron Blackboro and Joe Figg to work together to run outContinue reading “Fourth Team Win Friendly”

Brownie & Mikel Star

The 4s were playing at the prom for the first time in six weeks and having won the toss elected to bat first. Openers Mark Thorn and Steve Brown scored quickly and put on a quick 55 for the opening wicket with Thorn (41) being bowled by a delivery that nipped back. Joe Figg andContinue reading “Brownie & Mikel Star”

4s Maintain Promotion Push

The Maldon 4th team were back on the road this weekend and made the long drive to Melton St Audry’s on a cloudy but warm afternoon. Joe Figg won the toss for a change and put Melton into bat. Opening bowlers Callum Figg and Luke Sanders bowled with accuracy as always and restricted Melton toContinue reading “4s Maintain Promotion Push”

4th Team TFP PofM – June & July

Within June 2021 several players put their hand up to be recognised as player of the month. The team continued to take wickets with Callum Figg, Dave Blackboro, Kian Woolston, Dave Richardson and Al Johnston. Joe Figg continued to score runs and scored his first league century against Mersea with 115 not out. However, withContinue reading “4th Team TFP PofM – June & July”

4th XI Blown Away

Having negotiated the diversion to get to the away fixture at Brightlingsea, the 4th XI were soon heading back on the local roads having been put into bat and being skittled out for just 32 runs. Only Steve Brown reached double figures with wickets falling regularly as a result of quick, accurate and smart bowling.Continue reading “4th XI Blown Away”

4s Return To Winning Ways

After two disappointing defeats in a row, Maldon 4s were eager to return to winning ways away to Boxted. Having lost the toss, Maldon were asked to field first. The opening bowling attack of Xavier Scieller-Giles and Michael Newman bowled well with Xavier taking three maidens I his first three overs. The experienced Newman soonContinue reading “4s Return To Winning Ways”

4s Battle Back But Fall Short

COVID Self-isolation gets the better of Maldon 4s with an entire cricket side being ‘pinged’ over the week, and indeed the night and morning before the game, the Maldon 4thXI looked completely different to recent weeks. However, spirits were high and the sun was shining. Having won the toss Maldon elected to field first. DespiteContinue reading “4s Battle Back But Fall Short”

4s Suffer First Defeat

On a wet and overcast Saturday both captains agreed to play a 30 over match and wait and see if the light rain that was falling stopped. After half an hour this positive attitude was rewarded and Woodbridge, having won the toss, walked in to face the Maldon attack. Kian Woolston struck early and bowledContinue reading “4s Suffer First Defeat”