Twos win again, rain defeats ones, & a Sunday ton for Blake

Match reports for Sat 20th / Sun 21st May 2017

Preston 1st XI v Abbots Langley 1st XI, SHCL Div 2A

Preston CC 1’s hosted old friends Abbots Langley CC on Saturday in a 50 overs a side match.

With the blackening sky positively Tolkien-esque at times, both sides silently knew that we would be lucky to finish.

Abbots won the toss and inserted Preston. Once again, James Stevens and Jack Morecroft …

2nds grab victory from jaws of defeat in Ickleford derby (but 1sts lose)

Match reports from the 2nd week of the 2017 SHCL, Sat May 13th, plus the 2nd round of the National Village Cup

Preston 1st XI v Ickleford 1st XI, SHCL Div 2A

Mark Waters reports.

Preston CC travelled to Ickleford CC for their first clash in the 2017 Saracens Herts League.

With directions from the score box, the 30 yard (or is it meters?) discs were laid out and the game saw Preston CC …

1sts smash St Albans in season opener

Preston 1st XI v St. Albans 1st XI, SHCL Div 2A

Preston achieve comprehensive victory by 41 runs

Preston entertained St. Albans for their opening 50 overs a-side Saracens Herts League match of the 2017 season.

Preston Skipper Ben Hill won the toss and elected to bat on what looked like a an encouraging surface. Openers James Stevens and Jack Morecroft set about building the Preston innings well against a youthful and at …

  • Posted: 8th May 2017
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Preston CC Juniors lead the way….Junior Cricket RoundUp – May 1st

Five Wins for Preston Cricket Club Juniors

Preston CC Under 14 hrs Hoddesdon CC

The under 14’s travelled to Hoddesdon on a damp bank holiday Monday, captain Guy again winning the toss and electing to field despite the steady rain. It proved an inspired decision as Hoddesdon were soon in trouble at 2 for 2 from four overs with Adam (2-1-1-2) and Louie (2-1-0-1) bowling miserly opening spells. Hoddesdon’s opening batsman Luke (26 retired) …