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”

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”

2s Make It Back To Back Wins

After another long drive to North Suffolk, the Maldon 2nd XI were in good spirits and looking to win two in a row. Skipper Liam Saxton loss the toss and the 2nd XI were asked to bat first. With the sheep and horses watching, James Ellis and Stuart Coker started well and put on 31Continue reading “2s Make It Back To Back Wins”

4th XI Overcome Mersea

On a beautiful warm and clement day at the prom Maldon 4th team played West Mersea. Maldon were without their normal skipper, Joe Figg who has been promoted to the 2nd XI. Maldon elected to bowl first on a damp surface. Brilliant bowling from the opening and first change bowlers (Jas, Charlie F, Stanley JContinue reading “4th XI Overcome Mersea”

2nd XI Run Riot

Clinical bowling display sets up comfortable win. The Maldon 2nd XI were looking to bounce back from defeat the previous week and turned up ready for the game. After a purposeful warm up, skipper Liam Saxton won the toss and surprised the opposition by asking them to bat first. However, this decision was to proveContinue reading “2nd XI Run Riot”

Two’s Lose By 9 Wickets

The Maldon 2nd XI travelled deep into Suffolk to play at Nowton looking to bounce back from defeat to Abberton the week earlier. Skipper Liam Saxton won the toss and elected to bat. Openers James Ellis and Jamie Goldstein played well and ensured that after 15 overs Maldon had 10 wickets in hand still. TheContinue reading “Two’s Lose By 9 Wickets”

3s win a thriller at Woolpit

On a glorious April day, the 3rd XI made the long trip north to Woolpit. Due to the success of the 3rd XI in 2021 this meant anearly two week start in 2022 on Easter Saturday. However, despite availability over Easter, this much changed 3rd XI came away with a fantastic win in a thriller.Continue reading “3s win a thriller at Woolpit”

2022 – Statistical Milestones

By Stuart Coker. As we are now less than a month away from the start of the summer.  There are plenty of statistical milestones that can happen in 2022. Elmo needs 758 runs for 30,000 runs for his career.  Elmo is more than 5,000 runs ahead of the club second place run scores in MartynContinue reading “2022 – Statistical Milestones”