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”

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”

Bergholt’s Powerful Top Four Steer Them To Victory

Maldon hosted East Bergholt, hoping to post a second win of the season. The visitors were weakened with two of their top four batsman missing, while Matt Coppen was also unavaliable for the hosts after breaking in collarbone at training in the week. After a week of wet weather, Maldon captain Toby Pugh won theContinue reading “Bergholt’s Powerful Top Four Steer Them To Victory”

4th Team Beaten at Halstead

The Maldon 4th XI made the trip to Halstead and skipper Joe Figg won the toss and elected to bowl first. With a couple of short boundaries the team felt that a par score would be around 175 so were really pleased to bowl out the opposition for 174. Callum Figg and Charlie Figg openedContinue reading “4th Team Beaten at Halstead”

1st XI Fall Short

Maldon travelled to Hadleigh, looking to make it two wins in a row after a convincing win over Worlington the previous week. The hosts were boosted by the return of two key players- Zimbabwean Kudzai Maunze returned from international duty, while Suffolk all-rounder Dominic Manthorpe returned to the side. The visitors lost the toss, andContinue reading “1st XI Fall Short”

4 wickets in 4 balls wins the match for the 2s

With the sun shining brightly over Drapers Farm the Maldon 2nd XI were asked to bat first having lost the toss. Opening batters Matt Shinn and Jamie Goldstein put on 10 for the first wicket before Goldstein was caught behind for 2. Shinn started to play some shots and was soon scoring 4s and 6s.Continue reading “4 wickets in 4 balls wins the match for the 2s”


This year, Cricket Week is taking place slightly later than normal, with the best-week of the year pencilled in to take place in August. With an action packed line-up ahead, it’s a week full of action, which you will not want to miss. It will begin on Tuesday 23rd August and run until Monday 29thContinue reading “CRICKET WEEK 2022 – SAVE THE DATE!”

Champions League Final Live @ Drapers Farm

The Champions League Final takes place on Saturday 28 May 2022, with Liverpool taking on Real Madrid in Paris. The match, which kicks off at 8pm will be shown live in the Drapers Farm bar and members are encouraged to stick around after their games or come down to Drapers and watch the match. WeContinue reading “Champions League Final Live @ Drapers Farm”

1st XI Cruise Past League Leaders

Maldon hosted Worlington at Drapers Farm in an important Division One clash. The visitors led the way in the Division 1 table, following an unbeaten start to the season. In contrast, the hosts were in need of a win, following three defeats to opening their campaign. Worlington Captain Graham Ford won the toss, and decidedContinue reading “1st XI Cruise Past League Leaders”