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Stone SP 1sts held to a draw by Meakins/Fenton

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Stone Cricket Club’s SP 1sts were held to a draw at Swynnerton by Meakins/Fenton last weekend. John Cheadle continued his good form with a half century and James Sutton and Declan Wardell scored 41 and 43 respectively as the home side again scored heavily, reaching 256-8 off their allotted 55 overs. In reply, Meakins batted out a draw, reaching 220-7 at the ...

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Stone on top against spirited young Moddershall side

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Moddershall Cricket Club’s 1st XI entertained the current Premier League champions at Barnfields and slipped to a four-wicket defeat. Having been asked to bat first, Moddershall started slowly and were reduced to 35-3 by a fine opening spell by Matthew Coxon, who single-handedly took the first four wickets. The innings was steadied by professional Usman Salahuddin who hit 11 fours ...

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Season off to a flier for truck racer Dave Jenkins

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Stone motorsport favourite Dave Jenkins insists he’s taking nothing for granted in his quest to regain the British Truck Racing Association Championship – despite making a flying start to the season. Dave, known as The Man In Black, heads to Thruxton for Round 3 of the Championship Season over the weekend of 13-14th June, leading the way in the overall ...

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Moddershall 1st XI snatch victory from the jaws of defeat

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Here’s all the action from Moddershall Cricket Club from the last week. Thanks to MELVYN DAWSON for the round-up… 1st Team v Newcastle & Hartshill – Won by 3 Wickets Moddershall visited bottom-of-the league Newcastle, strengthened by the arrival of Club Professional Usman Salahuddin, who was delayed due to international duties with Pakistan A in Sri Lanka. Having won the ...

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