Cricket: When the going gets tough, Harlow CC get going

Cricket: When the going gets tough, Harlow CC get going

SUCCESSSFUL sports teams find ways of winning when everything seems set against them however hard they try. That is exactly the strength and resilience shown by the First XI on Saturday in their crucial league fixture at in form Epping. Put into bat on a pudding of a pitch, arguably on the wrong end of the odd questionable decision and in huge trouble at 102-6 they found a way.

Brilliant day of cricket at Marigolds!

Brilliant day of cricket at Marigolds!

WHAT a fabulous day the club experienced last Thursday (1st August) when we entertained the Club Cricket Conference annual match against the MCC, being their first ever visit as far as we know. And on Spicers field, our under
11’s entertained the touring California Cricket Academy U’11’s as well.

Cricket: Under-12s win a bright spark on an otherwise wet weekend

Cricket: Under-12s win a bright spark on an otherwise wet weekend

JOE Radford, flew back from holidaying on the continent in order to play in the fixture and his efforts (and those of his father) were not wasted as he proceeded to make a defining 85 not out, ensuring Harlow reached a very impressive 150-2 in their 20 overs. Joe received excellent support from fellow opener William Forde who made 39.

Cricket: Double century by McNally keeps Harlow CC on promotion trail

Cricket: Double century by McNally keeps Harlow CC on promotion trail

HEAVY overnight rain and further morning downpours were not enough to derail any of Harlow CC’s main promotion candidates over the weekend. The First, Second and Fourth XI’s all won to ensure they retained their respective places in the automatic promotion slots of their divisions whilst the midtable 3rd and 5th XI’s suffered honourable defeats.

Cricket: Harlow CC produce performance of the season against promotion rivals Westcliff

Cricket: Harlow CC produce performance of the season against promotion rivals Westcliff

THE big game of the day in First XI Division 3 was without doubt the clash at Marigolds between third place Harlow CC and second placed Westcliff on Sea CC. It had the feel of a game the home side could not afford to lose even at this the midpoint of the campaign. As it turned out the baggy greens produced their finest performance of the season crushing their promotion rivals by 145 runs.

Harlow CC Weekend Round Up 29th June 2019

Harlow CC Weekend Round Up 29th June 2019

AT around 6.30 on Saturday evening two exciting games of cricket were drawing to a close at Harlow Cricket Club. The first team had already returned from a comprehensive victory at strugglers West Essex whilst the Third XI were on their way to an excellent win away.

Cricket: Weekend Round-Up: Harlow CC held by Epping

Cricket: Weekend Round-Up: Harlow CC held by Epping

PROLONGED overnight rain ensured that Harlow’s cricketers arrived at their various grounds to be met by green drying wickets that would be challenge to bat on. Consequently, Saturday saw mixed results as the 2nd & 4th XI’s maintained their current tremendous form to claim victories.

Cricket: Harlow Town make disappointing start to the season

Cricket: Harlow Town make disappointing start to the season

Harlow Town 102-ao off 39.2 overs Wickford 106-2 off 25.3 overs After the first league game was abandoned, Town started their season away at Wickford. Town skipper Farmer won the toss and selected to bat first. However, things did not go to plan as Town lost early wickets leaving them 20-3. Yates and Gladwin did […]

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