4s Go Top

Report courtesy of Joe Figg. On a warm afternoon, the unbeaten Maldon 4th XI crossed the Strood to play West Mersea’s 2nd XI. Maldon won the toss for the first time this year and elected to bat on what looked like a tricky wicket. The key to Maldon’s success this year has been keeping theContinue reading “4s Go Top”

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”

Jones Stars As 3s Win Again

Report courtesy of Keith Sharp On another warm and sunny afternoon Andy Phipps stood confidently to the middle to only walk back head in hands after once again lossing the toss on a green looking wicket (I think tails does fail). Put into bat Jamie Goldstein (16) and Andrew barnes (30) made a stead andContinue reading “Jones Stars As 3s Win Again”

4th XI Roll On

Report courtesy of Alex Strong. Another tropical day at the Prom saw Maldon’s 4th XI host Felixstowe and Corinthians, looking to make it four wins out of four at the start of the season. Captain Joe Figg lost the toss and the hosts were sent out to bat first in the heat. Steve Brown andContinue reading “4th XI Roll On”

Threes Win By A Whisper

A great start to a winning day was had when captain, Andy Phipps, won the toss and elected to bat first on a glorious day at Drapers Farm as the 3rd XI welcomed Copford 2nd XI. Jamie Goldstein and Andy Barnes took to the crease to start Maldon off strong. However, a wicket soon fellContinue reading “Threes Win By A Whisper”

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”

4th XI Win Again

Report courtesy of Alex Strong. On a bright sunny day at the Prom, Joe Figg aimed to lead his 4th XI side to a third straight win in the 2021 season. Unfortunately, Maldon lost the toss and the visitors chose to bat, on what looked like a good wicket.  Kian Woolston and Callum Figg opened theContinue reading “4th XI Win Again”

Threes Make It 3 In 3

After some much awaited sunshine the 3s were eager to protect their perfect 20 point average, as well as eager to build upon the 20 odd overs of cricket they had seen this season. This eagerness took an immediate knock when captain Andrew Phipps lost a 4th toss in a row and the dons wereContinue reading “Threes Make It 3 In 3”

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”

4th XI Remain Unbeaten

The fourth XI travelled to Mistley and were greeted by a pitch that was particularly flat and wet, after a spell of horrendous weather. Captain Joe Figg lost the toss and we were inserted to bat. After a poor start start with the bat, Maldon lost several early wickets, bringing Norman Case to the creaseContinue reading “4th XI Remain Unbeaten”